• Liz Fuentes

    Accounting Major Earns Scholarship from Pennsylvania CPA Institute

    Monday, June 5, 2017

    Rising senior and accounting and business intelligence and analytics major Elizabeth Fuentes earned $7,000 in scholarship funds from the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA), recognizing academic excellence, leadership and an intent to pursue an accounting career.
  • Wynne Residence Rendering

    Senior Residence Bolsters Community Revitalization

    Tuesday, May 30, 2017

    The revival of the 54th Street Corridor continued this month with the grand opening of the Wynne Senior Residences on Friday, May 19. The property, located at 54th and Arlington Streets on the site of the former Wynne Ballroom, will provide 51 affordable apartments for residents over the age of 62, along with street-level commercial space.

  • Class of 2017 Celebrated at Commencement Ceremonies

    Monday, May 22, 2017 Gallery

    Saint Joseph’s University’s Class of 2017 was celebrated officially on Saturday, May, 20, with commencement exercises held on the James J. Maguire ‘58 Campus. More than 2,200 undergraduate, doctoral and graduate students received degrees.
  • An SJU Legacy Continues: Father and Daughter Graduate Together

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    Amanda Lawn ’17, an elementary education and special education double major, will dress in her cap and gown on commencement day to receive her diploma along with her fellow graduates — one of them being her father. Robert J. Lawn Jr. ’17, a police officer at Plumstead Township Police Department, will graduate next to his daughter with a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice.
  • McNulty Scholars Program Announces Class of 2017 Graduates

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    The John P. McNulty Scholars Program for Excellence in Science and Mathematics, which provides scholarships for young women who wish to become leaders in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) professions, announces its Class of 2017 scholars and fellows.
  • Nunez

    SJU Graduate Earns Fellowship from Global Health Corps

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    Luigi Nuñez ’17, a graduating senior from Camden, New Jersey, carrying a double major in computer science and mathematics, has been named a recipient of a fellowship from the Global Health Corps.
  • Graduate Student Takes His Mission to Help Youth to Africa Through the Peace Corps

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    After commencement, Thomas Lafferty ’17 (M.S.) will work with at-risk youth when he’ll have his Saint Joseph’s master’s degree in criminal justice firmly in hand. For the next 27 months, he'll be a youth development volunteer with the Peace Corps in Swaziland.
  • A student being inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma

    SJU Students Inducted into National Honors Societies

    Wednesday, May 17, 2017

    During the spring 2017 semester, 175 students at Saint Joseph’s were inducted into two of the nation’s most prestigious honors societies, Beta Gamma Sigma and Phi Beta Kappa
  • Saint Joseph's Set to Celebrate Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremonies May 20

    Saturday, May 13, 2017

    Saint Joseph's University will celebrate the Class of 2017 on Saturday, May 20 by conferring more than 2,200 degrees at its 2017 commencement ceremonies.
  • Persevering Over Persecution

    Wednesday, May 10, 2017

    Niknaz Riazati ‘17 recalls circling the outside of the library at the University of Tehran, looking for a door that didn’t have a security guard on duty, or a group of students she could follow in without being noticed.

    “I knew that if a guard asked for my paperwork, I would be kicked out,” she says.