Saint Joseph's University was founded by the Jesuits — visionary Catholic priests and educators who prioritized social justice, the pursuit of excellence, service to others, and the development of the whole person, or, cura personalis. One of only 28 universities and colleges nationwide exemplifying this 500-year- old Jesuit tradition, SJU offers each of its students an educational experience that will hone their skills, expand their knowledge, grow their faith and strengthen their character.
On Monday, Jan. 15, Saint Joseph’s University will join the nation in honoring the legacy of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. with community service, an art exhibit and prayer. The events are part of a yearlong celebration commemorating the 50th anniversary of Dr. King’s historic visit to the University.
Saint Joseph’s University will welcome a cohort of 36 Italian graduate students on Monday, Jan. 22, to a joint interdisciplinary program of the Organizational Leadership and Development (ODL) department in the College of Arts and Sciences and the Haub School of Business Center for Professional Development.