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Living Greater at SJU

Student Takeover Spotlight- Alex Velazquez ’20

Alex Velazquez ’20 is an Economics major with minors in Political Science and Justice and Ethics in the Law. Look out for him and many other students taking over our Undergraduate Admission Office on February 11th, 2018 for our #SJUtakeover! At the end of every campus tour I give as a Hawk Host, I highlight…

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Student Takeover Spotlight- Asha Jacob ’18

Asha Jacob ’18 is a Biology and Environmental Science major with a minor in English. Look out for her and many other students taking over our Undergraduate Admission Office on February 11th, 2018 for our #SJUtakeover! It was both an accident and a stroke of luck when my mom and I walked into a research…

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Student Takeover Spotlight- Steven Bradley ’20

Steven Bradley ’20 is a Communication Studies major with a Marketing minor. Look out for him and many other students taking over our Undergraduate Admission Office on February 11th, 2018 for our #SJUtakeover!   When I recall my college decision making process in my senior year of high school, I wasn’t too sure about whether…

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Student Takeover Spotlight- Madison Rojas ’20

Madison Rojas ’20 is a Finance and Risk Management and Insurance (RMI) double major with a minor in Economics. Look out for her on SJU Snapchat on February 11th, 2018 for our #SJUtakeover!   Just two Christmases ago, all I wished for was the red envelope in my mailbox. And on that day, I was…

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Empowered by the McNulty Scholars Program

Marisa Egan ’18 is one of the selected young women in SJU’s John P. McNulty Scholars Program. Read about her experience in the program that empowers and creates leaders out of young women in the STEM field.   As a senior, reminiscing about my journey on Hawk Hill, I am brimming with gratitude for the opportunities and…

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When Saint Joseph’s Comes Knocking…

Casey Clemetsen ’20 was one of seven students whose SJU acceptance letter was hand-delivered to her last year by Admissions Counselors, Hawk Hosts, and the Hawk himself. One year later, she recounts the day she opened her door to a world of opportunities through SJU.   I was in seventh grade when I attended my very…

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8 Reasons to Apply to SJU

  Applying early to SJU offers a range of benefits — from exclusive scholarship opportunities to possibly getting a big red envelope sticking out of your mailbox in December. If you are still working on your application, here are eight reasons to hit the submit button before November 1. 1. The best of both worlds In the words…

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Making Magic in the Disney College Program

Danielle Prioleau ’18 recalls the magical moments she created during her semester in “The Happiest Place on Earth.”   Growing up there was one thing I knew I always wanted to do, and that was to work for Disney. Once I heard of the Disney College Program in middle school, I knew that I wanted…

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SJU: My Missing Puzzle Piece…

…the piece that fulfilled David Hummel’s ’20 journey of self-discovery.   As someone with autism, adapting to any kind of change can be hard, and my tale of transitioning is no different. Yet when I was looking at colleges and learned about Saint Joseph’s Jesuit ideals and heard about Saint Joseph’s Kinney Center for Autism Education and…

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Aim High at the Career Development Center

What better way to forge a career than at SJU’s Career Development Center (CDC)? It’s where Kayla Lane ’17 is currently working as a Marketing Intern. Her advice for students is simple: when trying to reach your professional goals, make sure to shoot for the stars. Mid-semester during the spring of my junior year, I compiled…

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