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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.


Godfrey Named Inaugural Hogan Chair in Philosophy

03/14/2011

Professor of Philosophy, Joseph J. Godfrey, S.J., has been named the inaugural holder of the Reverend Joseph S. Hogan, S.J. ’03 Endowed Chair in Philosophy.


First Lady of Pa. to Address SJU Political Science Students

04/23/2009

PHILADELPHIA (April 22, 2009) - The Honorable Marjorie O. Rendell, Judge, U.S. Court of Appeals, and First Lady, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, will deliver the Pi Sigma Alpha Distinguished Lecture at Saint Joseph’s University on Friday, April 24, 2009, at 8 p.m. in the Haub Executive Center of McShain Hall. Pi Sigma Alpha is the political science honors society at Saint Joseph’s.


Saint Joseph’s Student Wins First Place Keystone Press Award

03/14/2011

PHILADELPHIA (March 14, 2011) – Saint Joseph’s University senior political science major and Marlton, N.J., resident Samantha Koch ’11, earned a first place Keystone Press Award in the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association (PNA) 2011 contest. The Awards recognize strong, relevant journalism that reflects integrity and initiative.


SJU to Present Honorary Degrees to Jamie Moyer, Wife Karen

04/21/2009

PHILADELPHIA (April 20, 2009) — Saint Joseph’s University announced today that it will grant honorary degrees of Doctor of Public Service to world champion Philadelphia Phillies pitcher and former SJU student athlete Jamie Moyer and his wife, Karen.