News Archives

  • SJU Alumni Print By Mario Zucca

    Highlight: Philadelphia Artist Mario Zucca

    Monday, March 18, 2019 Video

    Philadelphia-based illustrator Mario Zucca created a special piece for SJU's annual #OneDaySJU Day of Giving. In this video, we learn about his process and get a sneak peek at the print, which will be available to all donors who contribute $50 or more to #OneDaySJU.
  • An aerial shot of campus, with Mandeville Hall in the foreground and the Barbelin Tower in the background.

    Connecting with Campus Leaders

    Friday, March 15, 2019

    Saint Joseph’s University is more than a place where students attend classes and earn credits towards degrees. Each member of the community has a unique and critical role in the overall success of the University’s goals.

  • A Taste of Family Business Success: 7 Questions for Ed Herr

    Friday, March 15, 2019

    Ed Herr, President and Chief Executive Officer of Herr’s Food Inc., will visit Hawk Hill as a guest speaker to discuss the company’s 73-year history and the road to success for the snack food giant.
  • SJU Biologist Earns NSF Grant to Study Mysteries of Sleep

    Thursday, March 14, 2019

    The National Science Foundation awarded Matthew D. Nelson, Ph.D., assistant professor of biology at Saint Joseph’s University, a $750,000 grant to continue his research into the neuroscience of sleep.
  • Samuel Gompers School exterior

    Planting Seeds for Science Curiosity

    Thursday, March 14, 2019

    Now in its 15th year, the Seedlings program connects SJU students with young learners from the adjacent Samuel Gompers School for hands-on science lessons.
  • 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.