News Archives

  • An aerial view of campus.

    Roundup: Summer on Hawk Hill

    Monday, May 20, 2019

    Throughout the summer, Saint Joseph’s University’s campus remains a vibrant hub for a wide variety of events, programs and activities for young learners and community members.
  • Maria Reyna, wearing a black top, leans against a white wall.

    Argentinian Graduate Prepared for World of Possibilities

    Monday, May 20, 2019

    The road to success doesn’t often come in the form of a mapped-out route. Fortunately for Maria Reyna, she doesn’t mind making her own path.

    Reyna was born in Villa Mercedes, a city in central Argentina. She attended a private Christian secondary school there, where she was an excellent student. But when the time came to think about college, she felt like she wanted something more.

  • Research from Saint Joseph’s University Suggests Salons as Potential Locations to Combat Domestic Violence in Immigrant Communities

    Monday, May 20, 2019

    Victims of intimate partner violence in immigrant populations are particularly vulnerable because of language barriers, legal status and sometimes cultural customs such as privacy.

  • Graduates process to the commencement ceremonies.

    Saint Joseph's Celebrates the Class of 2019

    Saturday, May 18, 2019 Video

    More than 2,500 graduates received bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees today at Saint Joseph’s University’s annual commencement exercises. Throughout the day, honorary degree recipients and student speakers celebrated the accomplishments of the class and expressed excitement for their future.
  • Rachel Ledbetter stands in front of a globe sculpture.

    Service Trip Sparks Graduate's Passion and Purpose

    Monday, May 13, 2019

    A two-week service trip to Ghana inspired Rachel Ledbetter to connect her studies to the real-world problem of human trafficking violations.
  • Saint Joseph’s University Launches New Master’s Program for Cybersecurity

    Friday, May 10, 2019

    New program prepares graduates for cybersecurity challenges of today and threats of tomorrow.
  • Campus roofs

    SJU Maintains Strong Bond Ratings with Major Agencies

    Friday, May 10, 2019

    Saint Joseph’s has maintained its ratings with the Standard & Poor’s and Fitch bond rating agencies, the University announced this week. Standard & Poor’s continues to rate the University with an ‘A-’ Stable Outlook, while Fitch rates the University with an ‘A’ Stable Outlook.

  • Headshot of Anthony McGough

    A College Degree, 30 Years in the Making

    Friday, May 10, 2019

    Anthony McGough started his freshman year at Saint Joseph's in 1989. Now, after taking nearly every type of class available — full time, part time, evening and online — his work will culminate in a degree.
  • A photo of the American flag. In the lower right corner, the red stripes are replaced with the green of a sporting field.

    When Athletes Take a Stand (or knee)

    Friday, May 3, 2019

    Stephanie A. Tryce, J.D., assistant professor of sports marketing, and Brent Smith, Ph.D., professor of marketing, took notice of the many occurring examples of athlete activism, and examined their implications on national attachment in a research paper.
  • Headshot of Dominique Joe

    The Plays are the Thing: Studying the Harlem Renaissance through Theatre

    Thursday, May 2, 2019

    Dominique Joe, a graduating English major, undertook a research project that she hopes will spark renewed academic interest in the Harlem Renaissance.