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  • Harden Not Your Heart: Love Advice from the Ash Wednesday Readings

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    ’Tis the season for romantic one liners like, “Be mine,” “Sweets for a sweetheart,” and the always dreaded “Get real.” This year, however, Anthony Berret, S.J., professor emeritus of English at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia — and a Jesuit for over 50 years — suggests we base our love notes on the Bible.
  • Medical Microbiologist Responds to the Severity of Flu Season

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    Medical microbiologist Michael McCann, Ph.D. ’87, professor of biology, explains why the flu shot's effectiveness varies year to year and recommends his best practices for staying healthy.
  • Allison Montgomery ’18 Receives Honorable Mention Award in Tableau Student Assignment Contest

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    Saint Joseph’s University undergraduate student Allison Montgomery ’18 received an honorable mention award in Tableau’s recent Student Viz Assignment Contest. Her project spreads human rights information to Internet users worldwide.
  • Stuck in Middle English with You This Valentine's Day

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    Medievalist Paul Patterson, Ph.D., associate professor of English, ties poet Geoffrey Chaucer to Valentine's Day and its association with romantic love.
  • Snooze or You’ll Lose: Bedtime Routines and Daylight Saving Time

    Monday, February 12, 2018

    “Daylight saving time is a great moment to stop and rethink your sleep routine,” says Jodi Mindell, Ph.D., professor of psychology and director of graduate psychology.
  • Sister Thea Bowman

    Annual Lecture Series Honors Sister Thea Bowman, F.S.P.A., Scholar and Social Justice Worker

    Sunday, February 11, 2018

    The Sister Thea Bowman, F.S.P.A. Distinguished Lecture Series, which presents the research interests of scholars who emphasize the experiences of Black women in the diaspora and other marginalized groups, will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 4 p.m., in the Campion Student Center North Lounge. The event is free and open to the public.
  • Reflections on Educating for Faith-Justice: Celebrating 40 Years

    Friday, February 9, 2018

    On Thursday, Feb. 15, the Faith-Justice Institute will celebrate 40 years since its founding in the 1967-68 academic year. The celebration will be held at 3 p.m. in the Faith-Justice Institute, Suite 221, Post Learning Commons.
  • Job Seekers, Employers Come Together at SJU Career Fair

    Friday, February 9, 2018

    Employers from a variety of industries and fields will be represented at Saint Joseph’s University’s spring 2018 College of Arts & Sciences and Haub School of Business Career Fair. The event gives students the opportunity to meet and network with over 200 potential employers in finance, retail, marketing, advertising, government and the nonprofit sector.
  • Annual Mission Week Celebrates SJU's Jesuit Heritage

    Wednesday, February 7, 2018

    The fourth annual SJU Mission Week, scheduled to run Feb. 24 - March 3, is dedicated to celebrating the University's mission through gathering together as a community.
  • Three $1 Million Gifts Affirm SJU's Strategic Priorities

    Tuesday, February 6, 2018

    Saint Joseph’s recently received three $1 million gifts that will play a vital role in supporting the University’s newly formalized strategic initiatives. These leadership commitments will provide significant financial resources to help SJU meet the evolving demands of higher education and achieve its bold vision for the future.