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JETting with Jesuits

I have always loved to travel – when I was in college, I actually studied abroad twice! I got to go on a safari in Kenya and study at one of the oldest universities in the world in Ireland, but I have found that one of the best parts of traveling is the people that…

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Two Homes 2,721 Miles Apart

2,721. That’s how many miles away my son Riley will be when he goes off to college at Saint Joseph’s this fall. It’s a number that has rolled around in my brain a lot over the last few months, especially when someone asks the inevitable questions: “Why Saint Joseph’s? Why so far?”  I usually respond…

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10 Things To Do When You #visitSJU

The first bit of advice that we give to students starting their college search is to visit, visit, and visit some more!  There is no better way to learn about a school than going to see it for yourself.  SJU offers daily visits, Monday through Friday at 10am and 2pm, and we offer four SJU View…

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18 Reasons the Class of 2018 Will Love SJU

by Marissa Marzano ’14 1. Because this is easily the most Instagrammable campus around. One more from tonight's fabulous #sunset. A post shared by Saint Joseph's University (@saintjosephs) on Nov 6, 2013 at 2:15pm PST   2. …and if you’re still waiting for your Hogwarts letter, Barbelin is basically Hogwarts. The staircases even move!* *Disclaimer:…

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Livin’ in the City of Brotherly Love

Philadelphia is a city bursting with creativity and I’ve fallen pretty hard for this unique city. My favorite thing about Philly is First Friday. On the first Friday of every month, Old City (an awesome neighborhood in the city) is flooded with art. All of the art galleries in the city open their doors and…

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Nesting on Hawk Hill

One of the most anticipated days of the year for students at Saint Joseph’s University is move-in day.  For some students it is their first glimpse of the University which they will call home for their freshmen year, as for others, it is a fresh start of an upperclassmen year on Hawk Hill.  Move-in day…

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Inside-Out at SJU

As a Criminal Justice major, I have taken a lot of classes that involved learning about the United States’ Criminal Justice System. I never thought that I would have an opportunity to actually experience the system first hand but then I learned of the Inside-Out Program that SJU offers. When I read the course description…

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