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Follow the Signs: Graduate Goes from Dream School to Dream Job

04/27/2017

In 2013, Alexandra Homan followed the signs to Saint Joseph’s University. Now as she graduates, she's following the magis to a career and an employer that inspires her.


DiMuzio

From Cancer Diagnosis to Medical School

04/27/2017

Senior biology major Michael DiMuzio has always had a passion for science. But the future medical student was propelled in the direction of the healthcare field after a battle with leukemia that began in middle school.


A photo of Linda DeLuca, HSB Associate Dean Vana Zervanos, Dorothea Tuwalski, Alina Tuwalski, Eric Tuwalski, Antonio Padilla, Leonora DeLuca, Raymond DeLuca, and Office of Veterans Services director & assistant director, Ralph Galati '70, Kevin Gelzhiser

Alumni Bequest Supports Fellow Student Veterans at SJU

04/27/2017

After serving his country in World War II, Raymond DeLuca ’50 earned his accounting degree at Saint Joseph’s University at night while working full time. Sixty-seven years later, his family decided to honor his memory by giving back to veterans with a similar dream — to complete their education at the institution he held so dear.


Morgan Bui '17

Hawk Lands Selective Position at Global Insurance Company

04/24/2017

London, New York, Bermuda. For SJU graduating senior Morgan Bui, these locations aren’t just travel destinations, they are global markets that she will have the opportunity to work in through her new position at international insurance company Validus, beginning this summer. 


IDEPEL Graduate Explores Where Urban Education and Pink Sands Meet

04/21/2017

Before enrolling in SJU’s IDEPEL program, Nyshawana Francis-Thompson was a special education teacher and liaison for the School District of Philadelphia. While the rewards of teaching ignited her passion to make a bigger impact in the lives of others, she credits the program for giving her the confidence and skills to achieve this goal.


Hand in Hand Carnival: Where Friendships Grow

04/21/2017

Hand-in-Hand, a Saint Joseph’s student volunteer organization that increases interaction with and creates unity among the SJU community and its friends with special needs, is set to host the 41st annual carnival.


A photo of Matthew and Tyler Eads.

Graduating Twins Share a Major and a Business

04/17/2017

Matthew and Tyler Eads ’17, identical twins from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, have roomed together, taken classes together and even started their own business together during their four years at SJU. This May, they will both graduate with degrees in business intelligence and analytics — but then their paths will diverge as they begin equally impressive careers with separate employers.


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Team of HSB Students Wins Johnson & Johnson Case Competition

04/12/2017

A team of six students from Saint Joseph’s University’s Haub School of Business earned first place in the annual Johnson & Johnson Case Competition, held on April 7, 2017.


Amar Donthala

International Graduate Finds His Voice and Career Path Through Data

04/11/2017

Amarendranath (Amar) Reddy Donthala ’17 (M.S.) is a storyteller. “I enjoy the opportunity to express myself creatively,” he says. But instead of using words, this former computer programmer from Hyderabad, India, weaves his narratives with data. While earning his Master’s of Science in business intelligence & analytics (MSBI) at Saint Joseph’s, Donthala became enamored with data visualization. After graduating this May, he will begin his career as a data visualization analyst.


Graduating Senior Will Journey to Slovakia for Fulbright Teaching Assistantship

03/30/2017

Brenna Ritzert ’17, an English major with a sociology minor from Chicora, Pennsylvania, has earned a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) position in Slovakia. After graduation, she’ll spend a year in the town of Trebišov teaching English to students at a local high school and representing the United States as a cultural ambassador.