Press Release

SJU Workshop Provides Overview, Advice on College Admissions Process


PHILADELPHIA (October 17, 2014) — Saint Joseph’s University will host a College Ready Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Cardinal Foley Student Center on the Maguire Campus, for high school juniors or seniors and their families preparing to apply to college.

SJU Hosts Ninth Annual Food Industry Summit


PHILADELPHIA (October 9, 2014) — The Department of Food Marketing at Saint Joseph's University will host the ninth annual Food Industry Summit on Tuesday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year’s conference, “Great Food Marketers Meeting the Food-on-Demand Challenge of Today's Connected Consumer” will take place in Mandeville Hall.

AMA Students Celebrate Marketing Week


PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 6, 2014) – Saint Joseph’s University’s chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) will host its annual Marketing Week Monday, Oct. 6 through Friday, Oct. 10.

Every year during the first full week of October, SJU’s chapter celebrates marketing with events designed to build community, and offers students valuable insight into the business world.

The Sharks and the Jets Clash at SJU


The SJU Theatre Company will begin its 2014-15 production season with “West Side Story,” Bernstein’s, Sondheim’s and Laurents’ modern take on a pair of star-crossed lovers, Tony and Maria. The production opens Wednesday, Oct. 15, at 8 p.m. in Bluett Theatre.

TEDxSJU Presents “Oh, the Places You’ll Grow”


PHILADELPHIA (October 3, 2014) — On Thursday, Oct. 9, the Haub School of Business and its Dean’s Leadership Program will tackle the topic of holistic growth with a distinguished panel of local professionals and university professors. The University’s second TEDxSJU event, “Oh, the Places You’ll Grow,” will be held from 3:30 to 6 p.m. in the Cardinal Foley Campus Center on the James J. Maguire ’58 Campus.

Catholic Intellectual Series Begins with Lecture on Legacy of Burchard Villiger, S.J.


PHILADELPHIA (September 25, 2014) — Saint Joseph's University will kick off its 2014-15 Catholic Intellectual Series (CIS) with “Burchard Villiger, S.J., the Restored Jesuits, and Global Catholicism in the Modern Age,” on Tuesday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m., in the Wolfington Teletorium of Mandeville Hall. Offered by John T.

Wawa, Kinney Center Team Up for Fourth Year


PHILADELPHIA (September 25, 2014) — For the fourth consecutive year, coin collection boxes at Wawa Food Store registers across Pennsylvania will gather donations to benefit Saint Joseph’s University’s Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support. The coin collection begins Mon., Sept. 29, and ends Wed., Dec. 31.

SJU Named Military Friendly and Top Ranked for Veterans


PHILADELPHIA (September 25, 2014) — Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) recently earned recognition for its efforts to serve the region’s veteran population.

Sculptor Adam Ledford Brings "B-Sides" to SJU Gallery


Art can have a number of functions and purposes, whether aesthetic, social or practical. Sculptor Adam Ledford captures this multi-dimensional nature of pottery in his exhibit “B-Sides”, which will be on display from Saturday, Sept. 27 to Friday, Oct. 31 at Saint Joseph’s University Gallery

SJU Welcomes John P. McNulty Scholars


PHILADELPHIA (September 18, 2014) — Saint Joseph’s University and Anne Welsh McNulty awarded four young women from the Class of 2018 the John P. McNulty Scholarship for Excellence in Science and Math. Three of the scholars received four-year, full-tuition, merit-based scholarships and will be immersed in an intensive mentoring and research program.