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Toros Asadourian ‘15

From High School Dropout to High Tech Entrepreneur


Growing up in Queens, N.Y., as the son of Armenian immigrants, Toros Asadourian ’15, never quite imagined his journey would lead him to Austin, Texas, by way of Philadelphia. After dropping out of high school at the age of 16, the now-co-owner and partner of c2h2 Network Solutions, an Austin-based IT support company, tried his hand at internships, jobs and community college, to little avail.

Saint Joseph’s University Hosts Class of 2015 Commencement Ceremonies


SJU will celebrate the Class of 2015 on Saturday, May 16, by conferring nearly 2,400 doctoral, graduate and undergraduate degrees at the University’s 164th Commencement ceremonies.

Claire Tedesco '15

Student Leader Garners Top Food Marketing Job


For the student body president and graduating senior Claire Tedesco ’15, the Saint Joseph’s experience has been about self-discovery, learning to lead, and understanding the impact of her actions – all in preparation for some pretty big aspirations.

Leigh Anne Tiffany '15

SJU Graduate Receives New York Women in Communications Scholarship


Saint Joseph’s University senior Leigh Anne Tiffany of Blue Bell, Pa., was one of 18 young women selected to receive the highly competitive New York Women in Communications Scholarship, and one of two chosen to receive support for graduate school.

Morgan Bui '17

Finance Major en route to Scotland on St. Andrew’s Scholarship


PHILADELPHIA (May 5, 2015) — Saint Joseph’s University sophomore, Morgan Bui of Fairfax, Va., has been awarded the Andrew Mutch Scholarship by the St. Andrew’s Society of Philadelphia. The $20,000 award will allow Bui to continue her studies at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, during her junior year.

SJU Announces Details of Sculpture to Mark 50 Years of New Catholic-Jewish Relationship


SJU has commissioned Joshua Koffman to craft an original sculpture entitled "Synagoga and Ecclesia in Our Time," that marks 50 years of a new Catholic-Jewish Relationship.

Saint Joseph’s University Joins Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities Program


The Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV), an entrepreneurial and small business education program founded in 2007 at the Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University (SU), and operated by SU’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families (IVMF), has announced the expansion of its consortium of schools to include Saint Joseph’s University.

Saint Joseph’s University Elects Mark C. Reed as First Lay President


The Saint Joseph’s University Board of Trustees today elected Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., as the Jesuit institution’s 28th — and first lay — president in its 164-year history.

SJU, FOX 29 to Host Democratic Mayoral Debate


PHILADELPHIA (April 13, 2015) — Saint Joseph's University will host a debate for the Democratic Primary of the Philadelphia mayoral race on Thursday, April 23. The debate will be moderated by Lucy Noland and hosted by Iain Page, both from FOX 29, and will feature at least one round of questions asked by SJU students.

The Dark Side of the American Dream: “Death of a Salesman” at SJU


PHILADELPHIA (April 10, 2015) – The SJU Theature Company is set to perform the great American classic “Death of a Salesman” by playwright Arthur Miller, which opens on Thursday, April 16, at 8 p.m. in the Bluett Theatre.