News

  • Amar Donthala

    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.
  • Egan

    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.
  • Sue Henry

    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.
  • 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.

  • Vice President of the Republic of Panama Isabel Saint Malo de Alvarado

    SJU Hosts Vice President of Panama Isabel Saint Malo de Alvarado

    Tuesday, April 4, 2017

    SJU will welcome Vice President of the Republic of Panama Isabel Saint Malo de Alvarado, a 1989 graduate of Saint Joseph’s, to campus on Monday, April 10. During her visit to Saint Joseph’s, Saint Malo will meet with SJU administrators and faculty and deliver an address titled “Panama: A Critical UN Partner for Sustainable Development Goals.”
  • SJU’s Kinney Center Marks Autism Awareness Month with Series of Events

    Sunday, April 2, 2017

    April is Autism Awareness Month across the United States, and at SJU, the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support is increasing awareness of those affected by autism and autism spectrum disorders by hosting Autism Awareness Week 2017, April 21 – 30.
  • SJU Announces Class of 2017 Commencement Speakers, Honorary Degree Recipients

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

    Madeline Bell, president and CEO of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia will address the Class of 2017 at the undergraduate commencement ceremony on Sat., May 20 at 9 a.m. Alumna and education advocate Linda Cliatt-Wayman ’92 (M.S.) will deliver the address at the graduate and doctoral ceremony at 3 p.m.
  • SJU Gallery to Feature Work by Class of 2017 Art Majors

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

    Four graduating student artists will display their work in the tenth annual senior art thesis exhibition at Saint Joseph’s University Gallery, Friday, April 7, through Saturday, May 20. The exhibit will be shown on the second floor of Merion Hall on the James J. Maguire ’58 Campus.
  • Graduating Senior Will Journey to Slovakia for Fulbright Teaching Assistantship

    Thursday, March 30, 2017

    Brenna Ritzert ’17, an English major with a sociology minor from Chicora, Pennsylvania, has earned a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) position in Slovakia. After graduation, she’ll spend a year in the town of Trebišov teaching English to students at a local high school and representing the United States as a cultural ambassador.
  • SJU to Host Inaugural Philadelphia/Main Line Area Health Professions School Expo

    Monday, March 27, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University will host the inaugural Philadelphia/Main Line Area Health Professions School Expo on Thursday, March 30 in Campion Student Center’s Doyle Banquet Hall, 4-6 p.m. The event is sponsored jointly by SJU and Villanova University.