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  • The Maguire GAallery Building

    The Barnes Arboretum at SJU Achieves Prestigious BGCI Designation

    Wednesday, July 10, 2019

    The Barnes Arboretum at Saint Joseph’s University is certified by Botanic Garden Conservation International (BGCI), confirming its adherence to the highest international standards.
  • Hannah Anderson

    Research Explores Gun, Domestic Violence

    Tuesday, July 9, 2019

    Hannah Anderson, a junior political science major, is exploring the connection between gun violence and domestic violence as part of a project for the Summer Scholars program at Saint Joseph’s University.
  • The Makings of a Summer Blockbuster

    Friday, July 5, 2019

    One of the best places to beat the summer heat is in the movie theater. Summer is one of the most popular times of the year for movie releases and the busiest time for moviegoers — just take a look at the box office numbers.

  • Burgers on a grill.

    Is This the Summer of the Veggie Burger?

    Monday, July 1, 2019

    Hot dogs and hamburgers have been summer barbeque staples for decades. But as more and more people look for healthier, more environmental-friendly options, it might be time to free up some grill space for plant-based alternatives.
  • Are We Really Living in the Most Divisive Time in American History?

    Friday, June 28, 2019

    If you think political arguing on your social feeds is tiresome, just imagine how it felt for the founders of our country.
  • DiJulia, dressed in a suit, stands on the turf of Sweeney Field.

    DiJulia Reflects on the First Year of His Second Act

    Monday, June 24, 2019

    After spending 50 years in the same industry, including more than three decades in a singular job, it would be perfectly reasonable to expect someone to grab a stack of books, move to a tropical climate, and enjoy some well-earned rest.

    But retirement doesn’t suit Don DiJulia ’67.

  • Green leaves of baby spinach.

    How the Local Food Movement Is Changing the Way We Shop

    Thursday, June 20, 2019

    Grocery shopping seems pretty simple: You drive to the local supermarket, walk the aisles, pick items from your list and head for the checkout. But, over the past few years, consumers have shifted their focus from convenience to sustainability, preferring locally-grown food more and more over familiar national brands.

  • Five Things You Should Know About SJU’s New M.S. in Cybersecurity Program

    Tuesday, June 18, 2019

    In May 2019, Saint Joseph’s University announced the launch of a new, fully-online master’s program in cybersecurity beginning in the Fall 2019 semester. As one of the fastest growing technology industries, training in cybersecurity provides students with the opportunity to understand the most recent information technologies to prevent cyber-attacks. 


  • A sample of Svalbonas' work. A print of a building, out of which several letters are cut.

    The Art of 'Displacement' – An Inside Look at One Artist’s Take on Her Family History

    Thursday, June 13, 2019

    For Krista Svalbonas, assistant professor of art, “Displacement” is more than just the name of her most recent art exhibit. It’s a crucial part of her family history.
  • A headshot of Bronson

    Through Cancer, Injury and Life, Graduate Persisted

    Tuesday, June 11, 2019

    After 27 years, two battles with blood cancer, two knee replacements, three colleges, six children, and two jobs, Curtis Bronson is finally a college graduate.