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  • 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.

  • Sociology Students Raise $10,000 for James R. Ludlow Elementary School

    Wednesday, May 10, 2017

    Seventy students in the spring 2017 sections of the Social Problems course have raised $10,000 for the James R. Ludlow Elementary School in Philadelphia. The course, which analyzes contemporary issues such as homelessness, unemployment, poverty, policing, and incarceration, tasked students to organize campaigns to raise awareness and funds for the school.
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    Coaching Leadership Program to be Held at SJU

    Tuesday, May 9, 2017

    The Center for Professional Development at Saint Joseph’s University will host The Coaching Leadership Program at its Executive Business Center during the 2017-2018 academic year. Currently the only University-based Coaching certificate program in the Philadelphia area, the program is is designed for leaders and managers who wish to hone their coaching skills in the workplace, practicing coaches who wish to improve their skills and gain certification and those who are looking to begin to practice executive coaching.
  • Director of Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations to be Honored at Gratz College Commencement

    Monday, May 8, 2017

    Philip A. Cunningham, Ph.D., director of the Institute of Jewish-Catholic Relations and professor of theology and religious studies, will receive an honorary doctoral degree at the Gratz College commencement ceremony on May 21. According to the college, Cunningham is being honored as “a leader in the world of interfaith relations.”
  • With a Seven-for-Seven Acceptance Streak, Triple Jumper is a Hop, Skip and a Jump from Law School

    Thursday, May 4, 2017

    Psychology major Prince Yakubu '17, a triple jumper with SJU's track and field team, has been accepted to all seven law schools to which he applied. Yakubu will attend Villanova law school in the fall.
  • SJU Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support Graduates Its Largest Class of SCHOLARS

    Thursday, May 4, 2017

    On May 20, the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support will graduate it's largest group of Kinney SCHOLARS at 47 strong. Many Class of 2017 SCHOLARS have already leveraged their time at the Kinney Center to find full-time positions.
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    Glass Research Yields Clear Future for Graduate

    Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Zachery Brown has spent his undergrad career researching the glass transition with Piotr Habdas, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of physics. Now, he's ready to put his skills to use in graduate school.
  • Marc Kramer

    Five Competitive Advantages, Five Ways to Drive New Business this Small Business Week

    Monday, May 1, 2017

    In honor of National Small Business Week, celebrated this year April 30 - May 6, Marc Kramer, Family Business and Entrepreneurship Executive in Residence at Saint Joseph’s University, offers tips for generating new business.
  • A photo of Linda DeLuca, HSB Associate Dean Vana Zervanos, Dorothea Tuwalski, Alina Tuwalski, Eric Tuwalski, Antonio Padilla, Leonora DeLuca, Raymond DeLuca, and Office of Veterans Services director & assistant director, Ralph Galati '70, Kevin Gelzhiser

    Alumni Bequest Supports Fellow Student Veterans at SJU

    Thursday, April 27, 2017

    After serving his country in World War II, Raymond DeLuca ’50 earned his accounting degree at Saint Joseph’s University at night while working full time. Sixty-seven years later, his family decided to honor his memory by giving back to veterans with a similar dream — to complete their education at the institution he held so dear.