News Archives

  • Matzah and a cup of wine.

    Breaking (Unleavened) Bread: How Passover and Easter Can Inform Interfaith Friendship

    Monday, April 8, 2019

    On Sunday, April 21, Christians around the world will observe the most significant holiday on their liturgical calendar: Easter, the celebration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ. At the same time, as is often the case, those in the Jewish faith will be in the midst of celebrating a major holiday in Passover, the eight-day commemoration of their ancestors’ liberation by God from slavery in Egypt.

  • 7 Questions for Angus Murray

    Friday, April 5, 2019

    Angus Murray wants to spread autism awareness not just this month, but every month.
  • Best-Selling Author Shares Inspiring Life Journey as a Woman with Autism

    Friday, April 5, 2019

    Best-selling author, Jennifer O’Toole, will share her personal account of life as a woman with autism at the Kinney Center’s autism awareness luncheon and fashion show.
  • A series of computer servers.

    DSS Grants Open Opportunities for Students

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    Faculty in the Department of Decision & System Sciences are earning grants for their research into how cyber-physical systems, in which computers and physical devices interact, are used.
  • Lange coaches T.J. McConnell

    EXCLUSIVE: Restless and Ready — Billy Lange’s Big Moment

    Wednesday, April 3, 2019

    The new face at the head of Hawk men’s hoops has a pedigree and a passion. Now it’s time to get to work.
  • A view from behind of students walking into a school.

    The Art of Growing Up

    Friday, March 29, 2019

    In a time when K-12 schools can feel very industrial — almost like a factory; where kids are taught to focus on the core, foundational subjects like reading, writing, and arithmetic — teachers and parents can forget about the art of growing up. They forget about the emotions of the children.

  • Saint Joseph’s University Names Billy Lange New Head Coach of Men’s Basketball Program

    Thursday, March 28, 2019

    PHILADELPHIA – Saint Joseph’s University announced today that Billy Lange will take the helm of its men’s basketball program as head coach. He becomes the 15th head coach in the program’s 110-year history. Lange succeeds legendary Hawks’ head coach Phil Martelli.

  • Living a Little Outside the Temple

    Friday, March 22, 2019

    Challenging institutions, whether it’s local government or the Church hierarchy, will be a focal point of Sr. Mary Scullion’s lecture, “Visionary Women and the Church,” on Wednesday, March 27.
  • Exterior shot of Hagan Arena

    Hawks Men’s Basketball Program Announces Leadership Change

    Tuesday, March 19, 2019

    PHILADELPHIA (March 19, 2019) – On March 19, Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) announced its decision to make a leadership change in its men’s basketball program. The University will immediately begin a search for a new head coach, with the goal of filling the position in the coming weeks.

  • A split photo featuring headshots of Anne Welsh McNulty and Christopher Gheysens

    Saint Joseph’s University Announces 2019 Honorary Degree Recipients

    Monday, March 18, 2019

    Saint Joseph’s University will confer honorary degrees on four influential individuals at its 2019 Commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 18. Anne Welsh McNulty, an investment executive, philanthropist and advocate for women’s leadership, will address undergraduates. Christopher Gheysens ’05 (MBA), a retail authority who serves as president and Chief Executive Officer of Wawa, Inc., will speak at the graduate ceremony.