News

  • IDEPEL Graduate Explores Where Urban Education and Pink Sands Meet

    Friday, April 21, 2017

    Before enrolling in SJU’s IDEPEL program, Nyshawana Francis-Thompson was a special education teacher and liaison for the School District of Philadelphia. While the rewards of teaching ignited her passion to make a bigger impact in the lives of others, she credits the program for giving her the confidence and skills to achieve this goal.
  • Hand in Hand Carnival: Where Friendships Grow

    Friday, April 21, 2017

    Hand-in-Hand, a Saint Joseph’s student volunteer organization that increases interaction with and creates unity among the SJU community and its friends with special needs, is set to host the 41st annual carnival.
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    Graduating Twins Share a Major and a Business

    Monday, April 17, 2017

    Matthew and Tyler Eads ’17, identical twins from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, have roomed together, taken classes together and even started their own business together during their four years at SJU. This May, they will both graduate with degrees in business intelligence and analytics — but then their paths will diverge as they begin equally impressive careers with separate employers.
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    SJU Theatre Company to Present “The Heidi Chronicles”

    Thursday, April 13, 2017

    The SJU Theatre Company will close its 2016-17 season with the comedy/drama “The Heidi Chronicles” by Wendy Wasserstein, opening on April 19 at 8 p.m. in the Bluett Theatre.
  • Critical Language Scholarship Recipient En Route to India to Study Hindi this Summer

    Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    Saint Joseph's Univeristy is pleased to announce that the U.S. Department of State has awarded Daniel Soucy ’18 the Critical Language Scholarship. The award is a part of the Competitive Language Program, an effort to increase the number of Americans mastering critical foreign languages.
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    Team of HSB Students Wins Johnson & Johnson Case Competition

    Wednesday, April 12, 2017

    A team of six students from Saint Joseph’s University’s Haub School of Business earned first place in the annual Johnson & Johnson Case Competition, held on April 7, 2017.
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    International Graduate Finds His Voice and Career Path Through Data

    Tuesday, April 11, 2017

    Amarendranath (Amar) Reddy Donthala ’17 (M.S.) is a storyteller. “I enjoy the opportunity to express myself creatively,” he says. But instead of using words, this former computer programmer from Hyderabad, India, weaves his narratives with data. While earning his Master’s of Science in business intelligence & analytics (MSBI) at Saint Joseph’s, Donthala became enamored with data visualization. After graduating this May, he will begin his career as a data visualization analyst.
  • St. Andrew’s Society Awards Saint Joseph’s Sophomore with Scholarship to Study in Edinburgh

    Thursday, April 6, 2017

    PHILADELPHIA (April 6, 2017) — The St. Andrew’s Society of Philadelphia has awarded Saint Joseph’s sophomore Haley Waites of Silver Spring, Maryland, the St. Andrew’s Scholarship. The $25,000 award will enable Waites to study at the University of Edinburgh during her junior year.

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    Junior Biology Major Named Goldwater Scholar

    Thursday, April 6, 2017

    Marisa Egan, a junior biology major at Saint Joseph’s University, has been named a recipient of the 2017 Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. The prestigious scholarship, given annually to sophomores and juniors who intend to pursue careers in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering, is worth $7,500.
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    A Long Road to the Pottery Wheel

    Thursday, April 6, 2017

    Sue Henry has always been an artist at heart. But the path to her passion hasn’t always been a straight line for the 60-year-old graduating senior.