News Archives

  • Andrew Gillum Visits SJU With a Message of Inclusion, Resilience and Unity

    Thursday, March 7, 2019

    The former Tallahassee mayor visited Saint Joseph’s University as part of the Diversity Lecture Series to discuss inclusion and embracing others despite unique differences.
  • A gray backpack, with a pin that says "Safe Zone Trained"

    What Can Safe Zone Training Teach You?

    Thursday, March 7, 2019

    Since 2001, Saint Joseph’s University has offered its students, faculty and staff an opportunity to learn what it means to be an ally to members of the LGBTQIA+ community. Held several times per year, these Safe Zone Trainings are composed of self-reflective activities, lessons on the history of inclusive social change, common misconceptions, and suggestions for applicable ways to make everyday interactions inclusive for all members of the SJU community.

  • Giving Up is Gaining More This Lenten Season

    Tuesday, March 5, 2019

    Recent trends point to individual’s gravitation toward doing more during Lent, but associate professor of theology Dr. James Caccamo says tempering one's desires will prove more beneficial during the holy season.
  • Tips for Preparing Your Child for Daylight Saving Time

    Thursday, February 28, 2019

    Jodi Mindell, Ph.D., professor of psychology, offers helpful advice for adjusting your children’s sleep schedule as the clocks spring forward.
  • A black and white photo looking up through a storm cellar ventilation chimney.

    Scattered Pictures Depict 'Shelter' at SJU Gallery

    Thursday, February 28, 2019

    A new photography installation at the SJU Gallery explores complex emotions through the lens of storm cellars in Oklahoma.
  • Brent Smith teaches in a classroom.

    Lonely Shoppers Give Life Back to Brick & Mortar Stores

    Thursday, February 28, 2019

    A new study from SJU marketing professor Brent Smith, Ph.D., suggests the need for human contact beyond a screen suggests that the future of competitiveness in retail will not just be driven by lower prices or faster shipping times, but by face-to-face interaction.
  • The Maguire Challenge Asks the SJU Community: Will You Be the One?

    Monday, February 25, 2019

    The Maguires are challenging the SJU community to reach a record level of donors to the Saint Joseph's Fund this spring. If the goal is met, the Maguires will contribute $1 million in support of scholarships for our students.
  • Marian Anderson Doc Screens on Hawk Hill

    Friday, February 22, 2019

    "Once in a Hundred Years: The Life and Legacy of Marian Anderson" chronicles the life of the legendary vocalist and activist.
  • Alexandra Marcantonio

    Alexandra Marcantonio: Four Things You Should Know About Food Marketing

    Monday, February 18, 2019

    When Alexandra Marcantonio joined the SJU freshman class in 2015, she knew that she had a passion for marketing, but didn’t quite know how that would manifest in her career. Nearly four years later, the path couldn’t be any clearer for the senior food marketing major and student president of the Food Marketing Association (FMA). Soon she’ll be graduating from the program and joining the sales leadership development program at E&J Gallo Winery.

  • McConnell sits in a sunlit room at a desk, holding a mug with Jesuit phrases.

    SJU Announces Dr. Cheryl A. McConnell as New Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

    Thursday, February 14, 2019

    Cheryl A. McConnell, Ph.D., an accomplished higher education leader, academician and business practitioner, will assume the role of Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Saint Joseph’s University on June 15.