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Kinney Center's Acts of Kindness Spread Gratitude and Seasonal Cheer


The Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support has booked its adult student’s calendars Dec. 1-15 with simple acts of kindness they are bestowing among members of the campus community who support the center’s mission and activities.

Lab Students Go Back to the Sandbox with Augmented Reality


This semester, Saint Joseph’s University unveiled an augmented reality sandbox, designed as an educational tool for natural science laboratory students.

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year on Hawk Hill


The holiday season has arrived, with many festive activities and events in store.

International Business Students Make Recommendations for Global Sustainability


The Pedro Arrupe, S.J., Center for Business Ethics at Saint Joseph’s University presents its 2017 International Business Sustainability Competition on Monday, Nov. 20, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Mandeville Hall’s Wolfington Teletorium.

A Healing Relationship in Interfaith Dialogue


On Thursday, Nov. 9, Saint Joseph’s University hosted a panel discussion on the relationship between Orthodox Jews and Christians, featuring Rabbi Mark Dratch and Rabbi Eugene Korn, Ph.D.

SJU to Hold 2017 Donald I. MacLean Lecture


Is life all about rational quotient (IQ), physical quotient (PQ) and emotional quotient (EQ)? According to Robin S. Seelan, S.J., there is one missing: spiritual quotient (SQ). In order to truly understand the other quotients, there needs to be a deep understanding of SQ in relation to the body and self.

Martin Luther King Jr. at Saint Joseph's College Alumni Memorial Fieldhouse

"Our Destinies Are Tied Together"


This recap video from a Saint Joseph's University community reading of "The Future of Integration," a speech Martin Luther King delivered on campus Oct. 26, 1967, features reflections on the power and the meaning of the speech from several SJU community members.

Weidner and Lvina

Haub Professors Recognized for Innovation in Teaching


Two members of the SJU faculty — C. Ken Weidner II, Ph.D., and Elena Lvina, Ph.D., both assistant professors of management — were recently awarded the Innovation in Teaching Award by the Mid-Atlantic Association of Colleges of Business Administration (MAACBA) for their experiential learning model, inspired by medical grand rounds, in graduate business courses.

brain and stethoscope

SJU's Institute for Clinical Bioethics Supports Pediatric Brain Cancer Research at CHOP


The Institute for Clinical Bioethics at SJU has partnered with the Swifty Foundation to study pediatric brain cancer. Their work supports the Childhood Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

SJU Announces Planned Educational Affiliation with Barnes Foundation


The Barnes Foundation has filed a petition in Montgomery County Orphans’ Court requesting the Court’s approval of a long term educational affiliation agreement with Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) that builds on the Barnes’s commitment to advancing appreciation of horticultural science, ensures the long-term preservation of the Barnes’s campus in Lower Merion Township, including its gallery and arboretum, utilizes SJU’s educational resources, and is consistent with the Barnes’s Indenture of Trus