• Career Center Hosts First Annual SJU Experience Fair

    Tuesday, January 17, 2017

    The first-ever SJU Experience Fair on Thursday, January 26, will introduce students to the University's many hands-on learning opportunities that can enhance student coursework and build resumes.
  • Saint Joseph's student athletes participate in service on MLK day, 2016.

    SJU Honors Martin Luther King Jr. With Service and Awareness

    Thursday, January 12, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University joined the nation in honoring the legacy and leadership of civil rights activist the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
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    Saint Joseph’s Online Programs Earn Recognition by U.S. News & World Report

    Tuesday, January 10, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University online bachelor’s programs climbed nearly 100 spots in U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 online education rankings, with three graduate programs also recognized.
  • School supplies for the Ludlow School.

    Sociology Class Raises Funds and Awareness for St. Francis Inn Ministries and the Ludlow School

    Thursday, December 15, 2016

    Thirty-five students enrolled in a Social Problems class raised over $2,500 in school supplies, hygiene products, food items and monetary donations for two nonprofit organizations while learning firsthand about poverty and education funding.
  • Irish Education 100 Honors SJU President, Prominent Alumni

    Thursday, December 15, 2016

    For the sixth consecutive year, The Irish Voice has recognized the contributions of 100 higher education leaders of Irish descent who serve as administrators, professors, benefactors and in other leadership positions.

    University President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., was inducted as a member of the 2016 Irish Education 100 last week. The annual list is a tribute to the enduring success of Irish in education, especially at the university level.

  • Ron Klimberg, Ph.D. (left) poses with the winning team: Michael Ciarrocchi ’17, Anthony DellaPia ’17, Timothy Marsh ’17 and sponsor Bob Siegel of Privacy Ref

    Using Data to Solve Problems — and Win the Cup

    Wednesday, December 14, 2016

    What do preventing data breaches, determining soccer ticket prices, scheduling beer production and predicting bequests have in common? They’re all challenges that can be solved with data. Eight teams of business intelligence & analytics students at Saint Joseph’s spent weeks analyzing real challenges presented by Privacy Ref, the Philadelphia Union, Flying Fish Brewery, and SJU’s alumni office as part of their final project for the Advanced Analytics course.
  • Biology Majors Receive Fellowships from American Society for Microbiology

    Wednesday, December 14, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (December 14, 2016) — Saint Joseph’s University biology majors Vincent Pepe ’17 and Marisa Egan ’18 have been named recipients of American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Undergraduate Research Fellowships.

    Each fellow receives up to a $4,000 stipend and funding for travel expenses to the ASM Microbe Meeting next June in New Orleans, Louisiana.

  • Child sleeping.

    Holiday Sleep Tips for Kids Help Parents Keep the Season Bright

    Tuesday, December 13, 2016

    The holidays can pose great challenges for parents who must juggle seasonal excitement and overtired kids. SJU sleep expert and Professor of Psychology Jodi A. Mindell, Ph.D., offers suggestions for parents to help kids navigate high spirits and the need for rest during the holiday season.
  • Representatives from MARS visit a food chemistry class.

    Food Chemistry: Where Business, Science and Chocolate Collide

    Friday, December 9, 2016

    When eating chocolate is on the syllabus, you can bet no one skips class. Students enrolled in Chem. 112 and 112L, a chemistry course for food marketing majors, packed into a Science Center classroom on Tuesday, November 9, for a visit from MARS Chocolate’s North American Headquarters. In the food chemistry course, business students learn about the nutritional makeup of foods and cover hot topics in the industry related to food composition.
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    Deck the Aisles: Expert Tips on Selecting the Perfect Gift

    Thursday, December 8, 2016

    ’Tis the season to create wish lists, stock up on stocking stuffers and obsesses over selecting the right presents. Ernest Baskin, Ph.D., assistant professor of food marketing and gift giving expert, notes the importance of focusing on practicality over desirability during the gift selection process.