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Pope Francis at 'Synagoga' and 'Ecclesia' in Our Time.

SJU to Hold Celebration of Pope Francis’s Visit to Philadelphia on First Anniversary


To mark the first anniversary of Pope Francis’s visit to Philadelphia , SJU’s Student Senate, Office of Campus Ministry and the student board of Alpha Sigma Nu are holding commemorative events on Sept. 27.

SJU to Host 11th Annual Food Industry Summit


On Tuesday, October 11, Saint Joseph's University Food Marketing Department will host the 11th annual Food Industry Summit. This year’s topic is “Frontiers in Food: The Future of Fresh Prepared and On-the-Go.”

SJU Hosts Fifth-Annual 5K Run/Walk to Support Autism Center


SJU will host the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support’s Annual 5K Run/Walk for Autism on Saturday, Sept. 24, at 8:30 a.m. The Kinney 5K is part of HawkFest, Saint Joseph's reunion weekend.

Fall Career Fair Connects Students, Employers


PHILADELPHIA (September 20, 2016) — Nearly 200 employers and over 900 job-seeking students will meet on Thursday, September 22 at Saint Joseph’s University’s Fall Career Fair. Companies attending the fair represent a range of industries and organizations, including financial services, retail, food marketing, advertising, nonprofits and government agencies.


‘Coming of Age in the Other America’: A Talk and Panel Discussion


SJU's Department of Sociology will host a talk and panel discussion focused on Associate Professor Susan Cleampet- Lundquist, Ph.D.,'s book, "Coming of Age in the Other America,' Sept. 29, 4-6 p.m.

James J. Maguire Jr. '84

James J. Maguire Jr. ’84 to Receive Saint Joseph’s University’s Shield of Loyola Award


James J. Maguire Jr. ’84, executive chairman of Philadelphia Insurance Companies will receive the Shield of Loyola, the SJU Alumni Association’s highest honor, at the inaugural Leadership Awards Dinner at Philadelphia’s Hyatt at the Bellevue on Nov. 10.

SJU Announces Newest Cohort of McNulty Scholars


PHILADELPHIA (September 14, 2016) — Saint Joseph’s University and Anne Welsh McNulty awarded three women from the class of 2020 the John P. McNulty Scholarship for Excellence in Science and Math. Two of the scholars received four-year, full-tuition, merit-based scholarships and will take part in an intensive mentoring and research program. The remaining student serves as an associate, receiving a partial-tuition scholarship and opportunities for research and mentorship.

“Brewed to Perfection”: Yuengling CEO and Daughters Present Family Business Legacy Speaker Series at SJU


SJU's Initiative for Family Business & Entrepreneurship will present a discussion and Q&A session featuring members of the successful Yuengling family. Part of the Family Business Legacy Speaker Series, the event will be held on Tuesday, September 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Mandeville Hall.

Campus and Magis

Saint Joseph’s University Climbs in ‘U.S. News & World Report’ Rankings


Saint Joseph’s University has risen to a No. 11 ranking from No. 15 among 187 regional universities (North) in 'U.S. News & World Report’s' 2017 edition of Best Colleges.


SJU to Host 38th Annual Dyslexia and Learning Disabilities Conference


The PBIDA, in cooperation with Saint Joseph’s special education department, will hold its 38th annual conference, “Literacy and Learning Disabilities,” at SJU on Monday, Oct. 10.