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My Philadelphia Magazine Internship

On May 19th, almost a week after I had taken my last final of sophomore year, said goodbye to my friends, and moved out of my apartment, my first day in the adult world had already begun. For the next three months I was going to work as a Marketing and Events Intern at Philadelphia…

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Why Haub?

There are so many reasons to choose Saint Joseph’s University but the Haub School of Business (HSB) is just one of them.The Haub School of Business at Saint Joseph’s University is known throughout the country.  Haub is AACSB (Association to Advanced Collegiate Schools of Business) accredited which is the highest accreditation a business school can have and…

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Summer Scholars: My Quest to Redefine Beauty – Part 2

Throughout this summer during my Summer Scholars research, so many amazing things have happened. I was struggling at the beginning to come up with ideas to visually poke fun at society’s standards for beauty.  In the past, I had created very safe pieces of art – they hadn’t really pushed the envelope. So I traveled…

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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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Transferring to SJU can be easy!

Are you looking to transfer to Saint Joseph’s University for this coming fall?  Want to know how far your credits will go here on Hawk Hill? Register for Saint Joseph’s University’s Transfer Review Day on July 24th and start this fall! There are three ways to transfer to Saint Joseph’s. 1)    Earn your bachelor’s in…

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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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The 18 Biggest Reasons to be Excited for Orientation

By: Megan Thompson’15 & Brian Lafferty’15 1. Nothing says welcome quite like an overly-caffeinated stranger jumping in your car! 2. Being introduced to some of the most passionate students at SJU, your Red Shirts, who will be your fearless leaders for the next 36 hours.  3. Meeting your group members who could potentially be your…

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Experiencing Uncharted Waters

Our guide smiled with half of his cigar hanging from the corner of his lips. He tucked his paperback Santeria book in the nook of his elbow and crossed his arms over his tie-dyed “Rastafarian” t-shirt. He squinted at us over the rims of his glasses and drawled, “There’s one piece of advice I’d like…

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Summer Scholars: My Quest to Redefine Beauty

  This summer I decided to get involved with the Summer Scholars Program.  Summer Scholars is for current SJU students to participate in a faculty-mentored research program. I had no idea what to expect going into it, but I did know that I wanted to try to develop my art skills.  However, I did not…

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Where do Hawks land? The Jesuit Volunteer Corps!

Starting this August, I will be embarking on a year of full-time service with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps, whose mission is to enhance the capacity of local organizations to serve their communities by providing volunteers opportunities to directly serve the poor and marginalized in the U.S. and developing countries. I’ll be moving to Los Angeles,…

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