• McNulty Scholars Class of 2021

    Ninth Cohort of McNulty Scholars Announced

    Thursday, September 21, 2017

    SJU awarded eight women from the class of 2021 the John P. McNulty Scholarship for Excellence in Science and Math. The scholars receive merit-based scholarships and will take part in an intensive mentoring and research program.
  • Kinney 5-K

    SJU Hosts Sixth-Annual 5K Run/Walk to Support Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support

    Wednesday, September 20, 2017

    SJU will host the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support’s annual Run/Walk for Autism on Saturday, September 23, at 8:30 a.m. The event is part of HawkFest, SJU’s reunion/family weekend. The races begin outside of the Cardinal John  P. Foley ’57 Campus Center on the James J. Maguire ’58 Campus.
  • James J. Maguire '58

    Mass of the Holy Spirit/Celebration of James J. '58 and Frances Maguire's Historic Gift

    Tuesday, September 19, 2017

    On Sept. 12, 2017, the Saint Joseph's community gathered for the annual celebration of the Mass of the Holy Spirit, and to thank James J. '58 and Frances Maguire for the transformational gift they made to the University during the summer.
  • Chinese Music and Dance Recital

    SJU Departments Collaborate for Hurricane Relief and Chinese Tradition with Music and Dance Recital

    Monday, September 18, 2017

    SJU’s Office of China Programs, the Nealis Program in Asian Studies and the Department of Music, Theatre and Film have organized an event on campus for Hurricanes Harvey and Irma relief. On September 21 at 7:30 p.m., the group is sponsoring a traditional Chinese music and dance recital at Bluett Theatre with a performance from featuring Chinese artists and Saint Joseph’s students.
  • Tobacco Project Art

    ‘The Tobacco Project’ Bridges Art and Public Health

    Friday, September 15, 2017

    An installation of art created at Saint Joseph’s University is calling attention to public health concerns.

    In partnership with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, students in the Appropriated Art class led by Ronald Klein, M.F.A., professor emeritus of art, used confiscated tobacco products to create pieces of art.


    SJU's Appalachian Experience Receives Service Recognition for U.N. Global Goals

    Friday, September 15, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s Appalachian Experience (APEX) recently received a Ruby Award for the 2016-17 school year from INSPIRING Service, a nonprofit that recognizes organizations that have made a community impact through service demonstrating progress toward United Nations Global Goals.
  • Green

    Professor Awarded for Excellence in Experiential Education

    Thursday, September 14, 2017

    Ann Green, Ph.D., professor of English, has been named the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Leader in Experiential Education in Higher Education award by the National Society for Experiential Education (NSEE). Green will accept the award at the organization’s annual conference on Tuesday, Sept. 26.

  • Devin Spillane and volunteers

    Graduate Student Offers Respite Care in Texas Following Hurricane

    Thursday, September 14, 2017

    A Saint Joseph’s alumna and current graduate student recently made a service trip to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Devin Spillane ’17 flew to Texas last weekend with Autism on the Seas, a travel agency that gives assistance on cruise ships to families with special needs children.
  • SJU Air Force ROTC to Hold Flag Relay Honoring POW/MIA Recognition Day

    Wednesday, September 13, 2017

    SJU will join the observance of National POW/MIA Recognition day with a POW/MIA vigil and flag relay beginning on Friday, Sept. 15 at 9 a.m. on Sweeney Field. AFROTC cadets will begin a relay, running with the flag through campus for 24 continuous hours.
  • Hilferty

    Health Insurance Executive Daniel J. Hilferty III ’78 to Receive Shield of Loyola

    Tuesday, September 12, 2017

    Daniel J. Hilferty III ’78, the president and CEO of Independence Blue Cross (Independence), one of the nation’s leading health insurance organizations, will receive the Shield of Loyola at Saint Joseph’s Leadership Awards Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 2 at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel in Center City.