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  • Mark C. Reed, Ed.D.

    SJU President Leads A-10 Council of Presidents

    Monday, June 26, 2017

    SJU President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., was named chair of the Atlantic 10 Council of Presidents at their annual spring meetings. Dr. Reed replaces outgoing chair Stephen Knapp, Ph.D., president of George Washington University, for a three-year term beginning in July.
  • Camper and SCHOLAR

    Putting the Pieces Together: How SCHOLARS Help Kinney Campers Succeed

    Tuesday, June 20, 2017

    While participants engage in activities like swimming, playing games and learning to cook, SJU’s Kinney SCHOLARS are hard at work making sure everything at Camp Kinney, an accredited camp for individuals with autism spectrum disorder, runs smoothly.
  • VEJ Class of 2016

    Saint Joseph’s Small Business Training Program for Veterans: Apply Today

    Friday, June 16, 2017

    At Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, veterans with a desire to start their own business or venture are given the tools, confidence and opportunity to make their dreams a reality. The Veterans Entrepreneurial Jumpstart program is now accepting applications for the fall session.
  • Students on campus.

    School’s (Not Quite) Out for Summer: Scholars Pursue Summer Research

    Thursday, June 8, 2017

    Instead of relaxing by the pool, 87 students from across campus are spending 10 weeks in rigorous independent research as Summer Scholars. Now in its 12th official year the program gives students the opportunity to work individually with faculty mentors on research projects that deepen their understanding of an aspect of their major course of study, or occasionally, a discipline that is new to them.
  • SJU campus/magis sign

    Graduates Commit to Serve with Local, National and International Service Programs

    Thursday, June 8, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University is pleased to announce that 33 members of the Class of 2017 have committed to serve with 16 local, national or international postgraduate service programs. In addition, a member of the Class of 2016 will join the ACESJU program, increasing the number of postgraduate volunteers to 34.
  • "Silent Scream" sculpture

    Unwrapping Memory: Sculptures at SJU Gallery

    Wednesday, June 7, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University Gallery is hosting a pair of large sculpture installations by Korean-born, Minnesota-based artist Eun-Kyung Suh. The exhibit will run through Friday, August 4.
  • Liz Fuentes

    Accounting Major Earns Scholarship from Pennsylvania CPA Institute

    Monday, June 5, 2017

    Rising senior and accounting and business intelligence and analytics major Elizabeth Fuentes earned $7,000 in scholarship funds from the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants (PICPA), recognizing academic excellence, leadership and an intent to pursue an accounting career.
  • Wynne Residence Rendering

    Senior Residence Bolsters Community Revitalization

    Tuesday, May 30, 2017

    The revival of the 54th Street Corridor continued this month with the grand opening of the Wynne Senior Residences on Friday, May 19. The property, located at 54th and Arlington Streets on the site of the former Wynne Ballroom, will provide 51 affordable apartments for residents over the age of 62, along with street-level commercial space.

  • Class of 2017 Celebrated at Commencement Ceremonies

    Monday, May 22, 2017 Gallery

    Saint Joseph’s University’s Class of 2017 was celebrated officially on Saturday, May, 20, with commencement exercises held on the James J. Maguire ‘58 Campus. More than 2,200 undergraduate, doctoral and graduate students received degrees.
  • McNulty Scholars Program Announces Class of 2017 Graduates

    Thursday, May 18, 2017

    The John P. McNulty Scholars Program for Excellence in Science and Mathematics, which provides scholarships for young women who wish to become leaders in the STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) professions, announces its Class of 2017 scholars and fellows.