Press Release

Notorious Assassins Gather at SJU

10/05/2015

The Saint Joseph’s University Theatre Company, in conjunction with the Department of Music, Theatre and Film, will kick off the fall semester with a production of the musical Assassins, the five-time Tony Award winner, on Wednesday, Oct. 21, at 8 p.m. in Bluett Theatre.


Bringing Las Vegas to Philadelphia

09/30/2015

PHILADELPHIA (September 29, 2015) — Photography produces images that transform the captured scenes of the American landscape into surrealistic remembrances. Stephanie Knopp examines this phenomenon in her exhibition “Welcome to Las Vegas,” on display at the Saint Joseph's University Gallery Monday, Sept. 28 through Friday, Oct. 30.


Pontiff Makes Historic Visit to Philadelphia‘s Jesuit University

09/27/2015

Pope Francis made a stop at Saint Joseph’s University today, greeting campus officials, student and religious leaders, and visiting the newly dedicated statue, “Synagoga and Ecclesia in Our Time.”


Pontiff To Make Historic Visit to Philadelphia's Jesuit University

09/27/2015

Pope Francis will stop at Saint Joseph’s University today to greet campus officials, student and religious leaders, and visit the newly dedicated statue, “Synagoga and Ecclesia in Our Time.”


Saint Joseph’s University Inaugurates Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., as President

09/18/2015

Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., the institution’s first lay chief executive, was inaugurated Friday as the 28th president of Saint Joseph’s University. More than 1,000 students, faculty, staff, alumni, elected officials and delegates from throughout higher education witnessed the ceremony at the Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena.


Saint Joseph's University to Dedicate POW/MIA Chair of Honor

09/11/2015

PHILADELPHIA (September 11, 2015) – On Thursday, Sept. 17, Saint Joseph’s University will dedicate a special POW/MIA Chair of Honor in Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena. The ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. in the arena’s lobby.


SJU Gallery Exhibit Explores the Mutability of Memory

08/28/2015

PHILADELPHIA (August 27, 2015) — Memories have a way of changing over time. They grow and shrink in significance, and details tend to get blurred. Artist Elizabeth Castiglione examines this phenomenon in her mixed media exhibition “Landscape of Memory,” on display at the Saint Joseph's University Gallery through Sunday, Sept. 20.


Research Finds Grocery Apps Can Build Customer Loyalty

07/20/2015

Consumers download smartphone apps developed by grocery retailers for two basic reasons: savings and convenience. Yet, these motivators are quickly matched by consumer enjoyment and enthusiasm for mastering the app — and food retailers can expect to see a correlation between how engaging and entertaining their app is and their digital customer retention.


Saint Joseph’s University’s 28th President Takes Office

06/30/2015

Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., begins his tenure as the 28th president of Saint Joseph’s University, and the first lay president in the University’s 164-year history, on July 1.


Camp Kinney Provides Safe Learning Environment for Youth with Autism

06/25/2015

While children may believe their learning ends on the last day of school, summertime offers invaluable opportunities to make friends, grow socially and learn a new skill or sport. For the sixth consecutive year, the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support at Saint Joseph’s University will offer these experiences to youth on the autism spectrum.