• Progress, Priorities Outlined at University Convocation

    Friday, September 16, 2016

    Saint Joseph’s senior leadership addressed a capacity crowd of faculty, staff and administrators at the Fall University Convocation, held on Thursday, September 15 – the 165th anniversary of the founding of the original College – in the Cardinal John P. Foley Campus Center. Among the topics discussed were enrollment, academic achievement and a new strategic planning process aimed at capturing momentum and imagining the institution’s future.

  • James J. Maguire Jr. '84

    James J. Maguire Jr. ’84 to Receive Saint Joseph’s University’s Shield of Loyola Award

    Friday, September 16, 2016

    James J. Maguire Jr. ’84, executive chairman of Philadelphia Insurance Companies will receive the Shield of Loyola, the SJU Alumni Association’s highest honor, at the inaugural Leadership Awards Dinner at Philadelphia’s Hyatt at the Bellevue on Nov. 10.
  • Clampet-Lundquist

    ‘Coming of Age in the Other America’: A Talk and Panel Discussion

    Friday, September 16, 2016

    SJU's Department of Sociology will host a talk and panel discussion focused on Associate Professor Susan Cleampet- Lundquist, Ph.D.,'s book, "Coming of Age in the Other America,' Sept. 29, 4-6 p.m.
  • “Brewed to Perfection”: Yuengling CEO and Daughters Present Family Business Legacy Speaker Series at SJU

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016

    SJU's Initiative for Family Business & Entrepreneurship will present a discussion and Q&A session featuring members of the successful Yuengling family. Part of the Family Business Legacy Speaker Series, the event will be held on Tuesday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Mandeville Hall.
  • Presidential Couple

    A Candidacy of Firsts

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016

    Katherine A.S. Sibley, professor of history and an expert in first ladies, discusses Hillary Clinton's presidential candidacy in the context of her role as first lady.
  • SJU Announces Newest Cohort of McNulty Scholars

    Wednesday, September 14, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (September 14, 2016) — Saint Joseph’s University and Anne Welsh McNulty awarded three women from the class of 2020 the John P. McNulty Scholarship for Excellence in Science and Math. Two of the scholars received four-year, full-tuition, merit-based scholarships and will take part in an intensive mentoring and research program. The remaining student serves as an associate, receiving a partial-tuition scholarship and opportunities for research and mentorship.

  • Campus and Magis

    Saint Joseph’s University Climbs in ‘U.S. News & World Report’ Rankings

    Tuesday, September 13, 2016

    Saint Joseph’s University has risen to a No. 11 ranking from No. 15 among 187 regional universities (North) in 'U.S. News & World Report’s' 2017 edition of Best Colleges.
  • Dyslexia

    SJU to Host 38th Annual Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities Conference

    Monday, September 12, 2016

    The PBIDA, in cooperation with Saint Joseph’s special education department, will hold its 38th annual conference, “Literacy and Learning Disabilities,” at SJU on Monday, Oct. 10.
  • Class of 2020 Hawk

    Enrollment Surge, Student Quality Mark Start of Academic Year at SJU

    Thursday, September 1, 2016

    Saint Joseph’s University began the 2016-17 academic year by welcoming the largest undergraduate enrollment in its history, including a freshman class of 1,283 that represents an 8.6 percent increase over 2015-16.
  • Morris Grants Fund Faculty Research

    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    Ten faculty members representing disciplines from the College of Arts and Science and Haub School of Business have been announced as recipients of Michael J. Morris '56 Grants for Scholarly Research. The grants will allow these scholars to advance their research and scholarly pursuits this academic year.

    Thanks to a gift from Morris in 2011, SJU established the fund to bestow up to 10 grants each year in the amount of $1,200, awarded to faculty who have been active in research.