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Women’s Health Pioneer Honored in HSB Hall of Fame

03/23/2011

PHILADELPHIA (March 23, 2011) —The Haub School of Business (HSB) will recognize pharmaceutical leader Gerianne Tringali DiPiano ’92 (MBA), president, CEO and founder of FemmePharma Global Healthcare, Inc., with the 21st Annual Hall of Fame Award during a dinner and award presentation on April 7. DiPiano is the first woman to receive the award.


Students Honored With Clavan Award

05/12/2009

Five Saint Joseph’s students have been recognized with the Sylvia Clavan Award, given in honor of the University’s first female professor. Recipients are acknowledged for their projects in the areas of gender studies, women’s studies and feminist theories. The awards are given to students who complete outstanding work such as written research projects, creative pieces, service or activist projects that result in an academic paper, and Summer Scholar Program research.


Changing History, and the Way it is Taught

05/11/2009

PHILADELPHIA (May 11, 2009) - During the spring semester of 2009 at Saint Joseph’s University, a puzzling slogan was written on the white board of a classroom on campus. Its message was terse and to the point:

Wanli— Do the right thing!

Though curious and perhaps arcane to a casual passerby, it was a clear and incendiary message to Will Holman ’11 – a.k.a. the Wanli Emperor of Ming Dynasty China – who is in real life, a sophomore history major from West Chester, Pa.


Saint Joseph's University Sings the Music of the Night -

03/23/2011

PHILADELPHIA (March 23, 2011)—The longest-running show in the history of Broadway will make its way to Saint Joseph's University next month, when the Cap & Bells Dramatic Arts Society closes its 83rd season with Andrew Lloyd Webber’s masterpiece The Phantom of the Opera. The show, which is the first university-level performance in the Philadelphia region, opens Thursday, April 7 at 8 p.m. and runs through Sunday, April 17.


Genuardi's Honors Students with Scholarships

05/06/2009

The Genuardi Family Foundation has awarded three Saint Joseph’s University sophomores academic scholarships. The awards, in honor of the Genuardi brothers, were given to students in the food marketing program and range from $10,000 to $20,000. The scholarships will go towards the students’ remaining years at SJU.


Student Becomes Unlikely Teacher at Local High School

05/06/2009

Every morning Molly Porth, a junior at Saint Joseph’s University, heads to class not as a student, but as a teacher. A double major in English and Spanish, Porth continues to take undergraduate courses while teaching a Spanish class at her former high school, Country Day School of the Sacred Heart in Bryn Mawr, Pa. Though an unlikely situation, the job has been a valuable learning experience for her, as well as for her students.


Haub School Among Nation’s ‘Best’

03/16/2011

PHILADELPHIA (March 16, 2011)—Saint Joseph’s University’s Haub School of Business (HSB) earned recognition this month from Bloomberg Businessweek and U.S.News & World Report.

Bloomberg Businessweek's 2011 Ranking of “The Best Undergraduate Business Schools” ranked the Haub School No. 69, an increase from last year’s ranking of No. 80.

The Haub School is one of eight Pennsylvania universities included in the 2011 ranking. The school earned an A for teaching quality.


Elisabeth Hagen ’91 to Present McNulty Scholars Lecture

03/15/2011

PHILADELPHIA (Mar. 15, 2011) – Elisabeth Hagen, M.D. ’91 (B.S.), the chief public officer responsible for the safety of the nation’s supply of meat, poultry and egg products, will deliver the spring installment of the McNulty Scholars Lecture Series. Entitled “Protecting Public Health Through Food Safety,” the lecture is free and open to the public. Co-sponsored by the Haub School of Business’ Spirit of Women Lecture Series, it will be held on Wednesday, Mar. 30, at 4 p.m.


Part-Time M.B.A. Ranked No. 1 in Philadelphia

05/05/2009

PHILADELPHIA (May 4, 2009) – Saint Joseph’s University’s Erivan K. Haub School of Business (HSB) was recognized by U.S.News & World Report as having the No. 1 part-time M.B.A. program in Pennsylvania. The AACSB-accredited program was ranked No. 23 nationally. This is the fifth time in seven years the Haub School's professional (part-time) M.B.A. program has been ranked by U.S.News & World Report's survey as one of the top 25 part-time programs in the nation.


SJU Releases Swine Flu Preparedness Plan

04/30/2009

Saint Joseph’s University is actively monitoring the swine influenza (H1N1) cases in Mexico and other countries, including the U.S and Canada. We are working closely with local and state health officials to share information and prepare for the possibility that the outbreak may affect our community directly. We have actively engaged our Emergency Preparedness Plan regarding a potential influenza outbreak.