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  • Gillen

    Hank Gillen Named Director of Saint Joseph’s University’s Office of Veteran Services

    Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    Hank Gillen (US Army) has been named the director of the Office of Veteran Services at Saint Joseph’s University. After a distinguished career in military service, teaching and project management, Gillen has assumed the directorship following the retirement of Ralph Galati ’70 (USAF), the inaugural director who served a three-year term.
  • Acts of kindness

    Kinney Center's Acts of Kindness Spread Gratitude and Seasonal Cheer

    Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    The Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support has booked its adult student’s calendars Dec. 1-15 with simple acts of kindness they are bestowing among members of the campus community who support the center’s mission and activities.
  • Bowser '19

    HSB Student Wins Beta Gamma Sigma Case Category in Team Case Competition

    Tuesday, December 5, 2017

    Carly Bowser, a junior finance and international business double major in SJU's Haub School of Business, was a member of team of nine business students who won their case category at Beta Gamma Sigma’s (BGS) 2017 Global Leadership Summit held last month in Orlando, Florida.
  • What Did Fruitcake Ever Do to You?

    Friday, December 1, 2017

    “Fruitcake is arguably the food most associated with the Christmas season,” says Sean Coary, Ph.D., assistant professor of food marketing at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, “but it’s earned a bad reputation — and largely for no good reason.”
  • Oh, Baby! Expert Sleep Advice for New Parents

    Friday, December 1, 2017

    To bring awareness to the problems families often face and the importance of healthy sleep, Erin Leichman, Ph.D., research psychologist, offers key advice for parents with babies and toddlers, who have trouble sleeping or falling asleep.
  • A Christmas Carol

    Beyond Humbug: What Makes a Christmas Classic?

    Friday, December 1, 2017

    No holiday season is complete without the screening of a few treasured classics. Some families turn on their favorite Christmas film before their Thanksgiving dinner is fully digested. An entire cable channel is taken over for 24 hours with back-to-back airings of a certain story. Friends quote lines to each other while watching cherished standards.

  • Saint Joseph’s University Receives $300,000 Department of Justice Grant

    Thursday, November 30, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University has been awarded a three-year $300,000 total federal grant from the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW).
  • Lab Students Go Back to the Sandbox with Augmented Reality

    Wednesday, November 29, 2017

    This semester, Saint Joseph’s University unveiled an augmented reality sandbox, designed as an educational tool for natural science laboratory students.
  • Autism-Friendly “Sensory Santa” Makes Holiday Traditions Easier at Kinney Center

    Tuesday, November 28, 2017

    The Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support will host its fifth annual “Sensory Santa” event on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Held in Connelly Hall on Saint Joseph’s University’s campus, the day makes the traditional experience of visiting Santa Claus more accessible to children with autism.
  • Saint Joseph’s University Named a Military Times Best College for Veterans

    Tuesday, November 21, 2017

    Saint Joseph’s University has been named one of Military Times Best: Colleges for veterans for 2018. The distinction recognizes universities with a commitment to providing quality educational opportunities for veterans and military-connected students.