News

  • SJU Graduate Student to Join the Peace Corps

    Wednesday, May 4, 2016

    Lena Hunt '16, an SJU graduate student from Oneonta, New York, has spent her time studying how different environmental factors affect growth in the same species of a tree. Now, she’s taking what she’s learned to the Peace Corps.

    After completing her bachelor’s degree in biology at Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, Hunt arrived at SJU to pursue her master’s in biology.

  • Kristen Boyle

    SJU Senior Soars Past Visual Challenges

    Tuesday, May 3, 2016

    Psychology major Kristen Boyle '16 may have been born with a rare genetic condition that renders her legally blind, but she didn't let it stop her from achieving a 3.9 GPA, winning equestrian competitions, or paragliding off the Swiss Alps.
  • Biology Grad to Begin Veterinary School at University of Pennsylvania

    Monday, May 2, 2016

    Biology major Pooja Patel ’16 grew up helping her parents take care of small animals at their veterinary clinic in her hometown of Newtown, Pennsylvania. After completing her bachelor’s degree in just three years at SJU, Patel will take the next step in pursuing her dream of becoming a veterinarian by attending the top-ranked University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, to earn a Veterinariae Medicinae Doctoris (VMD).

  • Chris Nguyen '16

    Embracing Western Culture: SJU Senior’s Self Discovery

    Monday, May 2, 2016

    At just 16 years old, Chris Nguyen ’16 left his home and family in Vietnam to pursue his college education in the United States. At Saint Joseph's University, he excelled in the classroom, connected with fellow classmates over music, and experienced tremendous growth.
  • Toni Johnson '16 (EMBA)

    Changing Your Circumstances

    Monday, May 2, 2016

    The passion of the Maguires and the message of the Jesuits brought Toni Johnson '16 (EMBA) to SJU. This year, the single mother with a love of service is graduating with her EMBA in just one year, despite all obstacles.
  • Cheryl Rozinski ’16

    Graduating Senior Ready to “Go Forth and Set the World on Fire”

    Monday, May 2, 2016

    Ask graduating senior Cheryl Rozinski what her ultimate career goal or dream job is, and you will get a loaded, but simple, answer — “I want to be a changemaker,” she says.

  • Solar panels on Hagan Arena.

    Saint Joseph’s Earns Environmental Award from Local Government

    Wednesday, April 27, 2016

    Saint Joseph's University has been chosen for a 2016 Go for the Green Award, presented by the Environmental Advisory Council of Lower Merion Township.
  • Clampet-Lundquist

    Becoming an Adult Amid Disadvantage

    Sunday, April 24, 2016

    Can a passion for Insane Clown Posse, Shakespeare’s sonnets — or math club — help keep disadvantaged teens afloat as they make their way into adulthood? "Coming of Age in the Other America," a new book by SJU sociologist Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Ph.D., and two co-authors suggests that such “identity projects” can help keep them on track.
  • The R&D Balancing Act: Exploit or Explore?

    Tuesday, April 19, 2016

    Research and Development: for many companies, it’s the creative core, the birthplace of innovation, but for organizations who know how to ride the wave, it may also be the budget to cut, according to Tim Swift, Ph.D., associate professor of management.
  • Saint Joseph’s University Named to Transfer Honor Roll

    Tuesday, April 19, 2016

    Phi Theta Kappa, the honor society that recognizes and encourages scholarship among two-year college students, has named Saint Joseph’s University to its inaugural Excellence in Community College Transfer Honor Roll.