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Graduate Student Takes His Mission to Help Youth to Africa Through the Peace Corps

05/17/2017

After commencement, Thomas Lafferty ’17 (M.S.) will work with at-risk youth when he’ll have his Saint Joseph’s master’s degree in criminal justice firmly in hand. For the next 27 months, he'll be a youth development volunteer with the Peace Corps in Swaziland.


Saint Joseph's Set to Celebrate Class of 2017 Commencement Ceremonies May 20

05/13/2017

Saint Joseph's University will celebrate the Class of 2017 on Saturday, May 20 by conferring more than 2,200 degrees at its 2017 commencement ceremonies.


Director of Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations to be Honored at Gratz College Commencement

05/08/2017

Philip A. Cunningham, Ph.D., director of the Institute of Jewish-Catholic Relations and professor of theology and religious studies, will receive an honorary doctoral degree at the Gratz College commencement ceremony on May 21. According to the college, Cunningham is being honored as “a leader in the world of interfaith relations.”


SJU Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support Graduates Its Largest Class of SCHOLARS

05/04/2017

On May 20, the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support will graduate it's largest group of Kinney SCHOLARS at 47 strong. Many Class of 2017 SCHOLARS have already leveraged their time at the Kinney Center to find full-time positions.


With a Seven-for-Seven Acceptance Streak, Triple Jumper is a Hop, Skip and a Jump from Law School

05/04/2017

Psychology major Prince Yakubu '17, a triple jumper with SJU's track and field team, has been accepted to all seven law schools to which he applied. Yakubu will attend Villanova law school in the fall.


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Glass Research Yields Clear Future for Graduate

05/03/2017

Zachery Brown has spent his undergrad career researching the glass transition with Piotr Habdas, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of physics. Now, he's ready to put his skills to use in graduate school.


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From Cancer Diagnosis to Medical School

04/27/2017

Senior biology major Michael DiMuzio has always had a passion for science. But the future medical student was propelled in the direction of the healthcare field after a battle with leukemia that began in middle school.


IDEPEL Graduate Explores Where Urban Education and Pink Sands Meet

04/21/2017

Before enrolling in SJU’s IDEPEL program, Nyshawana Francis-Thompson was a special education teacher and liaison for the School District of Philadelphia. While the rewards of teaching ignited her passion to make a bigger impact in the lives of others, she credits the program for giving her the confidence and skills to achieve this goal.


SJU’s Kinney Center Marks Autism Awareness Month with Series of Events

04/02/2017

April is Autism Awareness Month across the United States, and at SJU, the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support is increasing awareness of those affected by autism and autism spectrum disorders by hosting Autism Awareness Week 2017, April 21 – 30.


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SJU Theatre Company to Present “The Heidi Chronicles”

04/13/2017

The SJU Theatre Company will close its 2016-17 season with the comedy/drama “The Heidi Chronicles” by Wendy Wasserstein, opening on April 19 at 8 p.m. in the Bluett Theatre.