Today's Hours

Events

Robert Repino ’00 — Reading and Book Signing

morteWHAT:  Robert Repino ’00 will read from his book, Morte.  From the publisher: The “war with no name” has begun, with human extinction as its goal. The instigator of this war is the Colony, a race of intelligent ants who, for thousands of years, have been silently building an army that would forever eradicate the destructive, oppressive humans.

WHEN:  April 21st 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

WHERE:  PLC, Wachterhauser Seminar Room

WHO:  All are invited. Hope to see you there!
Bring your lunch. Cookies and drinks will be provided.

 

 

Finals Week Events in the Library

stress-391659_1280The Library is offering some stress busters for students during finals week this spring. Here is the list of options:

  • Study Room Raffle
    April 13th – 24th
    **Winner announced April 27th**
    Students may enter the raffle by:
    Checking out or renewing a book, DVD, or piece of technology,
    asking about our databases, research guides, catalog, ILL, or other Library resources. Students may enter as often as they want between April 13th and April 24th. The one lucky student will win the use of one group study room for 24 hours during finals week.
  • PAWS for a Study Break!
    May 5th  —  11 AM – 3 PM
    Post Learning Commons
  • Feeling Stressed? Come for a Massage with a Registered Sports Massage Therapist
    May 6th, 8th, and 9th — 8 PM to 10 PM
    Post Learning Commons Atrium
  • LEGOS in the Learning Commons
    May 6th and 7th, 24 hours
    Cafe in PLC
  • Coloring and Delicious Healthy Snacks
    May 6th – 11th, 24 hours
    Cafe in PLC
  • FREE Earbuds & Earplugs
    May 6th – 12th
    Library Service Desk

Faculty Reading and Book Signing

WHO:  Concha Alborg, Professor Emerita from SJU Modern Languages Department, will read from her latest work, Divorce after Death. A Widow’s Memoir. Books will be available for purchase and signing after the presentation.

concha            divorceafterdeath

WHEN:  April 15th, 12:30 PM

WHERE:  Post Learning Commons, Wachterhauser Seminar Room

WHO:  All are invited. Please plan to join us for this engaging talk!
Light refreshments will be served.

 

HSB Research on Corporate Social Responsibility

Erivan_K._Haub_School_of_Business_(logo)

WHAT:  Panel on sustainability based on recent faculty publications

WHO: 
Dr. WaQar I. Ghani, Accounting
Dr. Rajneesh Sharma, Finance
Dr. A.J. Stagliano, Accounting
Dr. Karen Hogan, Finance
Dr. Thanigavelan Jambulingam, Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing
Dr. Carolin Schellhorn, Finance
Dr. Claire Simmers, Management

WHEN:  Tuesday, March 31st — 11:00 AM-12:15 PM

WHERE:  Wachterhauser Seminar Room, 2nd Floor

For a list of topics, with their respective presenters, see
Library website.

All are invited! We hope you are able to attend this timely and engaging presentation!

 

 

 

 

Crimson and Gray Book Signing

Crimson and Gray Cover editWHAT:  There will be a presentation
and book signing of Crimson and Gray: The Red-Tailed Hawks of Saint Joseph’s University. Crimson and Gray documents the adventures of two hawks that nested on campus recently. Along with over 50 photos, the book contains supplemental text ranging in topics from Biology to Ignatian Spirituality.

Books cost $25 ea. All proceeds from the sale of the book will go towards improving bird habitat here on campus.

WHEN:  Thursday, March 26th Free Period

WHERE:  Post Learning Commons, 2nd Floor Lounge

WHO:  All are invited — hope to see you there!

 

 

 

 

 

The Artist as Preacher: Conveying the Word of God through Art in the Saint John’s Bible

111031bible044WHAT: The University will host Father Eric Hollas, O.S.B., deputy to the President in the Office of Institutional Advancement of Saint John’s University in Collegeville, Minn., to speak about the artistry of the Saint John’s Bible and its ability to convey religious ideas. The first completely handwritten and illuminated, multi-volume Bible commissioned by a Benedictine Abbey since the advent of the printing press, the Saint John’s Bible weaves together word and image in a powerful way. Saint Joseph’s University is the only institution in the Philadelphia region to own a copy of the limited Heritage Edition, a full-size, fine art replica of the original Saint John’s Bible.

WHEN: Thursday, March 19th 7:00 PM

WHERE: Chapel of Saint Joseph-Michael J. Smith, S.J. Memorial
Refreshments immediately following in Wolfington Hall.

WHO: All are invited. Please plan to join us!
For more information, please contact Christopher Dixon, Archival Research Librarian, Drexel Library: “cdixon@sju.edu” or 610-660-2164.

 

 

Mission Week Campus Coffee Hour — March 17th

WHAT:  Coffee Hour sponsored by Academic Affairs, Drexel Library and ATDL

Centered around the themes of Mission Week, this coffee hour is an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to socialize and network in an informal setting.

WHEN:  March 17th 9:30 am – 10:30 am

WHERE:  Post Learning Commons, 2nd Floor Lounge

WHO:  All are invited! Hope to see you there!

A_small_cup_of_coffee

“A small cup of coffee” by Julius Schorzman — Own work. Licensed under Creative Commons

 

 

 

 

Faculty Reading and Book Signing

love_lucyWHO:  April Lindner, Professor of English, will read from her recently-published book, Love, Lucy.  Books will be available for purchase and signing after the presentation.

WHERE:  Post Learning Commons, 2nd Floor Lounge

WHEN:  February 24th 11:15 am

WHO:  All are invited! Hope to see you there!

Campus Coffee Hour — February 20th

WHAGreat_Reformer_smallposterT:  Coffee Hour sponsored by the Post Learning Commons and the Office of the President

Fr. Gillespie will share his insights into the recently-published book, The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope, by Austen Ivereigh. This is also an opportunity to come together to socialize in an informal setting.

WHEN:  Friday, February 20th

WHEN:  9:30 AM – 10:30 AM

WHO: All are invited. Hope to see you there!

Emily Moscato: Transformative Photography

Chew On this logo

Chew On this

Emily Moscato, Assistant Professor in Food Marketing, will discuss her article “Transformative Photography: Evaluation and Best Practices for Eliciting Social and Policy Changes”, from the Journal of Public Policy and Marketing.

WHEN:  Thursday, Feb. 19th NOON

WHERE:  Wachterhauser Seminar Room, 2nd Floor Post Learning Commons

Bring your lunch — we’ll provide cookies and drinks. Hope to see you there!