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  • SJU Theater Company to Present ‘Rent’

    Friday, April 5, 2013

    The Saint Joseph’s University Theater Company will perform Jonathan Larson’s iconic, Tony Award-winning rock musical 'Rent,' opening Thursday, April 11 at 8 p.m. in the Bluett Theatre and runs through Sunday, April 21.
  • The Fall from Eden, Out Loud

    Friday, April 5, 2013

    For 12 hours on April 11, 54 students, faculty and administrators will read aloud the 12 books of John Milton's epic poem, "Paradise Lost," in the Falese Atrium of Merion Hall.
  • The New, Adult Face of Autism

    Thursday, April 4, 2013

    As awareness of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) rises, so too have the number of diagnoses — and not just among children. The number of adults who are living with autism is growing rapidly, according to Michelle Rowe, Ph.D., executive director of the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.

  • SJU Releases Commencement Information, Announces Speakers

    Thursday, March 28, 2013

    Saint Joseph’s University will grant honorary degrees to Elisabeth A. Hagen, M.D. ’91 (B.S.), under secretary for food safety for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), and John W. O’Malley, S.J., university professor in the Department of Theology, Georgetown University, at the 2013 Commencement ceremonies.
  • SJU Marks Autism Awareness Month

    Thursday, March 28, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (March 27, 2013) —Saint Joseph’s University’s Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support will host a week of events, April 7-12, aimed at raising autism awareness and promoting the Center’s growing list of services for the autism community.
  • Alum, Adjunct Celebrates 40 Years of Post-POW Freedom

    Monday, March 25, 2013

    Ralph Galati ’70, adjunct faculty member of the master’s of business administration program at the Haub School of Business, is celebrating the 40th anniversary of his freedom from being held captive as a Prisoner of War (POW) in Vietnam.  

    Galati spent 14 months as a POW, including 75 days in solitary confinement, after he was shot down flying over North Vietnam and captured on February 16, 1972. He was released during Operation Homecoming on March 28, 1973.

  • Creating Social Value: Doing Well While Doing Good

    Friday, March 22, 2013

    On Wednesday, March 27, Saint Joseph's students will learn the value of ethical decisions in business during an on-campus event — Creating Social Value: Doing Well While Doing Good. The event, sponsored by the Pedro Arrupe Center for Business Ethics and the student organization, Net Impact, will be held in Mandeville Hall's Wolfington Teletorium from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. 

  • SJU To Co-Host Conference on International Peace

    Tuesday, March 19, 2013

    Saint Joseph’s University’s College of Arts and Sciences and The Peace Islands Institute will co-host a conference entitled “A Just Peace: Perspectives from the World’s Religions,” on Friday, March 22, in the Presidents’ Lounge of Campion Student Center, from 8 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

  • SJU Celebrates Election of Pope Francis

    Thursday, March 14, 2013 Video

    More than 1 billion Catholics witnessed the introduction of a new pope yesterday. Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio has been elected as the new leader of the church. He will be known as Pope Francis and will be officially installed on March 19, the Feast of Saint Joseph.

  • Haub School Ranked Among Nation’s Best

    Thursday, March 14, 2013

    In its 2014 edition of “America’s Best Graduate Schools,” released March 12, 2013, U.S. News & World Report ranked four Saint Joseph’s University Haub School of Business (HSB) disciplines among its “Top 25”.
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