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  • SJU Welcomes 23 Veterans to Entrepreneurship Program During National Veterans Small Business Week

    Friday, October 7, 2016

    This fall, SJU will welcome to campus 23 veterans with dreams of starting their own businesses to participate in the second cohort of the Veterans Entrepreneurial Jumpstart (VEJ) program. Ranging in age from 28–52, these veterans represent five branches of the United States military and decades of service to our country. Recently, the VEJ program received a $50,000 grant from the U.S. Small Business Administration.
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    SJU to Host CHINA Town Hall Webcast with Former Secretary of State Henry A. Kissinger

    Thursday, October 6, 2016

    China’s rapid development and relations with America have a direct impact on all U.S. citizens. To illuminate this relationship, SJU will host a webcast with former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger through the National Committee on United States-China Relations’ 10th annual CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections, on Oct. 18 at 6 p.m.
  • SJU Theatre Company Begins Season with "Carousel"

    Tuesday, October 4, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (October 3, 2016) – The Saint Joseph’s University Theatre Company will kick off its 2016-2017 season with the musical “Carousel,” opening Thursday, October 20 in Bluett Theater.

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    Thomas Elitz '12: First Vows and the Road Ahead

    Monday, October 3, 2016

    Thomas Elitz '12 joined with eight other Jesuit novices and professed his first vows in New York this past August.
  • Alumna Earns Full Scholarship to PCOM

    Friday, September 30, 2016

    Saint Joseph’s University alumna Emily Bilyk ’16 has been awarded the Inaugural Mason W. Pressly and Oscar John Snyder Scholarship to attend the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Of more than 250 first-year students, the former chemical biology major is one of only two students to receive the full-tuition award.

    “I am extraordinarily grateful to PCOM and its benefactors for this amazing opportunity,” says Bilyk.

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    Small Business Administration Awards Grant to Saint Joseph’s Veterans Entrepreneurship Program

    Wednesday, September 28, 2016

    Saint Joseph’s University’s Office of Veterans Services was one of four awardees of the 2016 Service Disabled Veteran Entrepreneurship Training Program grant, awarded by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). The grant, totaling $50,000, will support SJU’s Veterans Entrepreneurship Jumpstart Program (VEJ).
  • A New View of Philadelphia’s Statues: SJU Gallery Features Painting Exhibit

    Monday, September 26, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (September 26, 2016) — Saint Joseph’s University Gallery will host a collection of paintings by Philadelphia artist Michael Yoder, titled “Figure Ground,” October 3 – 28. The exhibition features abstract paintings based on Philadelphia’s monumental statues, from George Washington to Joan of Arc.

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    SJU to Honor Marsh & McLennan CEO at Insurance Dinner

    Friday, September 23, 2016

    Saint Joseph's University’s Erivan K. Haub School of Business will honor Daniel S. Glaser, President and Chief Executive Officer Marsh & McLennan Companies, at the Academy of Risk Management and Insurance (ARMI) Executive of the Year Dinner on Thursday, September 29, 2016. Glaser is an insurance industry veteran who has held several senior positions in commercial insurance and insurance brokerage working internationally.
  • SJU to Host 11th Annual Food Industry Summit

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    On Tuesday, October 11, Saint Joseph's University Food Marketing Department will host the 11th annual Food Industry Summit. This year’s topic is “Frontiers in Food: The Future of Fresh Prepared and On-the-Go.”
  • Pope Francis at 'Synagoga' and 'Ecclesia' in Our Time.

    SJU to Hold Celebration of Pope Francis’s Visit to Philadelphia on First Anniversary

    Wednesday, September 21, 2016

    To mark the first anniversary of Pope Francis’s visit to Philadelphia , SJU’s Student Senate, Office of Campus Ministry and the student board of Alpha Sigma Nu are holding commemorative events on Sept. 27.