Saint Joseph's University was founded by the Jesuits — visionary Catholic priests and educators who prioritized social justice, the pursuit of excellence, service to others, and the development of the whole person, or, cura personalis. One of only 28 universities and colleges nationwide exemplifying this 500-year- old Jesuit tradition, SJU offers each of its students an educational experience that will hone their skills, expand their knowledge, grow their faith and strengthen their character.
Associate professor of marketing at Saint Joseph's University, Janée N. Burkhalter, Ph.D., comments on the impact of social media on presidential campaigns — touching on themes of authenticity, voice and empowering voters.
In this video, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Richard Gioioso, Ph.D., an expert in U.S. immigration and racial and ethnic identities, comments on the characteristics of the Latino electorate, and how this important voting group might affect the presidential election.
SJU will host its third annual Ignatian Leadership Conference on Friday, July 29. The event explores leadership through the teachings of St. Ignatius, who is often referred to as one of the most effect leaders in history.
The American Accounting Association (AAA) will present Kent St. Pierre, Ph.D., professor of accounting and Sutula chair of accounting at Saint Joseph’s University with the Teaching and Learning Hall of Honor award at its annual meeting and conference August 6-10 in New York City.
Saint Joseph’s University’s Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support will host Camp Kinney for the seventh consecutive year, providing young kids and teens on the autism spectrum the opportunity to learn and grow socially by engaging with their “neurotypical” peers.
The International Council of Christians and Jews (ICCJ) in cooperation with the Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations (CCJR), will hold its annual conference, “The Dynamics of Religious Pluralism in a Changing World: The Philadelphia, United States, and International Contexts,” at Saint Joseph’s University, from July 10-13.
Last weekend’s horrific events in Orlando are surely close in the minds and hearts of us all. I write to affirm and assure those in our community who are LGBTQ that Saint Joseph's University stands with you. It is our collective responsibility to seek justice, combat fear and promote unity.