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  • Weaving through the City: New Art at SJU Gallery

    Friday, August 18, 2017

    Cities are built on grids. From above, streets cut parallel and perpendicular lines through the landscape. Up close, office buildings climb to the sky in stacks of rectangular windows.

    Philadelphia-based artist Heidi Nam sees beauty in the patterns. Her mixed-media collages representing this beauty will be on display at Saint Joseph’s University Gallery in an exhibition titled “Urban Fabric,” set to run Monday, August 21 through Sunday, September 24.

  • Shaily Menon, Ph.D.

    Saint Joseph’s University Welcomes New Dean

    Wednesday, August 2, 2017

    Shaily Menon, Ph.D., an accomplished biologist and administrator, joined Saint Joseph’s University as the dean of the College of Arts and Sciences on August 1. Most recently, Menon was associate dean for research, facilities planning and community engagement in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Grand Valley State University.
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    Saint Joseph’s Among Princeton Review’s “Best Colleges”

    Wednesday, August 2, 2017

    PHILADELPHIA (August 2, 2017) — Saint Joseph’s University has been named one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education by The Princeton Review. The education services company features the University in its 2018 "The Best 382 Colleges" guide.

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    SJU and Delaware County Community College Enhance Dual Admission Agreement

    Thursday, July 27, 2017

    Seeking to provide students with more affordable opportunities to earn a baccalaureate degree, SJU and Delaware County Community College have enhanced their four-year-old dual admission partnership agreement for students. The new agreement provides significantly more merit scholarship opportunities, as well as more course options for students who are interested in seamlessly transferring to the University.
  • James J. '58 and Frances Maguire

    James and Frances Maguire Make Transformative Gift of $50 Million to Saint Joseph’s University

    Thursday, July 20, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University announced receipt of a $50 million gift from distinguished alumnus, James J. Maguire, Class of 1958 and his wife, Frances. This extraordinary gift is the largest in the University’s 166-year history and will significantly raise the University’s endowment, supporting scholarships and financial assistance to students and enabling the expansion of signature and mission-centered programs.
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    SJU Co-Hosts Jesuit Advancement Administrators Conference with University of Scranton

    Friday, July 7, 2017

    SJU will co-host advancement administrators from 28 Jesuit colleges and universities across the nation with the University of Scranton for the Jesuit Advancement Administrators (JAA) conference, July 9 to 11. JAA operates under the umbrella of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU), which is located in Washington, D.C.
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    Saint Joseph’s to Host Fourth Annual Ignatian Leadership Conference

    Wednesday, July 5, 2017

    SJU will host the fourth annual Ignatian Leadership Conference on Friday, July 28, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Suitable for participants in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors, the conference  explores leadership through the teachings of St. Ignatius of Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus, who is often referred to as one of the most effective leaders in human history.
  • Mark C. Reed, Ed.D.

    SJU President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., Named to Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Board of Directors

    Thursday, June 29, 2017

    University President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., was appointed to the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU) Board of Directors on July 1, 2017. Dr. Reed’s term ends in February, 2020.
  • Ralph Galati'70 (USAF), Director of Veterans Services

    Mayor Kenney Honors SJU Director of Veterans Services Ralph Galati ’70 (USAF) at Wawa Welcome America Festival 2017

    Tuesday, June 27, 2017

    On Tuesday, July 4, the Honorable James F. Kenney, mayor of the City of Philadelphia, presented the Magis Award to Ralph Galati ’70 (USAF), director of veteran services at Saint Joseph’s University, as part of the 2017 Welcome America Festival.
  • 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.