Press Release

The Benefits of Being Involved in a Peer Advisory Group: Cocktail Hour and Breakout Session for Family Businesses


PHILADELPHIA (January 27, 2016) — The Initiative for Family Business and Entrepreneurship at Saint Joseph’s University will host a cocktail hour and peer advisory breakout session on Thursday, Feb. 4 for family businesses looking to expand their support network.

SJU Theatre Company Presents “How I Learned to Drive”


PHILADELPHIA (February 17, 2016)—The SJU Theatre Company presents the drama “How I Learned to Drive” by award-winning playwright Paula Vogel, opening Thursday, Feb. 18, at 8 p.m. in Bluett Theatre.

Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, “How I Learned to Drive” is one of Vogel’s best-known and most-produced plays. It presents its audience with reflections on coming of age as a woman in American culture.

A Closer and Longer Look at Photography


PHILADELPHIA (February 9, 2016)—To honor the nearly 40 years of commitment and creative passion of professor emeritus and former art department chair, Dennis Weeks, M.F.A., Saint Joseph’s University Gallery will showcase Weeks’ portfolio of colorful digital photography. The exhibit, “Closer and Longer,” will be displayed in Merion Hall from February 12 until March 23.

Mark Casale '86

SJU Honors Mark Casale ’86, CEO of Essent, with Hall of Fame Award


PHILADELPHIA (February 5, 2016) – Saint Joseph’s University’ will honor Mark A. Casale ’86, chairman, CEO and president, Essent Group Ltd., with the annual Haub School of Business (HSB) Hall of Fame Award during a dinner in his honor on Wednesday, April 13, at the Union League in Philadelphia.

SJU Students Spring into the Job Search at Career Fair


More than 165 employers and some 900 job-seeking students will meet on Thursday, Feb. 18, at Saint Joseph's University’s spring College of Arts & Sciences and Haub School of Business Career Fair.

Maguire Fellows

SJU Announces Inaugural Cohort of Maguire Educational Leadership Fellows


Saint Joseph’s University is pleased to announce that the Maguire Foundation has awarded its Department of Educational Leadership a $400,000 gift to support the inaugural class of 20 Maguire Educational Leadership Fellows.

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Saint Joseph’s Online Programs


U.S. News & World Report has recognized four Saint Joseph’s University online programs in its 2016 online education rankings.

HSB Graduate Programs Earn Top Global Rankings


Six of Saint Joseph's University's Haub School of Business graduate programs received global recognition from the ranking and higher education rating agency, Eduniversal, in its 2015-2016 "Best Masters Ranking."

Jonathon Lopes'16

SJU Senior Finishes Among Top 10 in Global Investment Competition


Senior finance and actuarial science major Jonathan Lopes of Moorestown, N.J., finished in the top 10 among hundreds of participants in the 2015 Fall ETF Global Portfolio Challenge.

John L. Stanton, Ph.D., professor of food marketing

European Retail Academy Hall of Fame Inducts SJU Professor


John L. Stanton, Ph.D., professor of food marketing at Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) in Philadelphia, Pa., was selected by the European Retail Academy (ERA) for their 2016 Honored Personality recognition and induction into its hall of fame.