The Class of 2022: Reflections on Life after COVID

March 23, 2021 | 0 Comments

by Briana Baier, Elizabeth Ehrhardt, April Pivonka, Katie Lynch & Arianna Varano Every year, as the temperature rises and the spring flowers come out, McNulty Scholars start to think about the end of the school year.  The summer.  The beach.  Outdoor festivals and barbecues.  And all those wonderful things that warmer weather brings.  This year, […]

The Class of 2021: Our Favorite Classes at SJU

November 18, 2020 | 0 Comments

by Thi Nguyen, Iswarya Vel, Maria Johnson, Zoe Mrozek, Michelle Wheatley, Emily Lehman, Maura Flynn and Gianna Penezic As the Class of 2021 prepares to leave SJU in May, they are particularly reflective about the impact that the University’s professors have had on their time here.  Every Scholar has at least one favorite class to […]

The Class of 2023 Loves Fall

October 14, 2020 | 0 Comments

by Alana Simrell, Jenna Iorio, Kara Moulton, Marie DeCarlo, Katherine Commale, Kayla Flanders and Lillie Bennett As a chill enters the air and fall starts to announce itself, the McNulty Class of 2023 naturally thinks of their favorite autumn activities in Philadelphia and beyond.  While this year’s season might look a little different than usual, […]

Class of 2023: Our Favorite Spots in Philly

February 11, 2020 | 0 Comments

by Alana Simrell, Jenna Iorio, Kara Moulton, Marie DeCarlo, Katherine Commale, Kayla Flanders and Lillie Bennett Alana Simrell (Computer Science / Mathematics): Having been at Saint Joe’s for a few months now, I am continually surprised by just how much the city of Philadelphia has to offer. In addition, many of the places in the city […]

The Class of 2022: Our Favorite McNulty Seminars and Activities!

November 26, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Briana Baier, Elizabeth Ehrhardt, April Pivonka, Kathryn Lynch and Arianna Varano Briana Baier and Liz Ehrhardt (Computer Science): In October, we attended the McNulty Scholars Program weekly seminar and met Dr. Sorelle Friedler, Associate Professor of Computer Science from Haverford College. She presented a detailed overview of her work and research entitled Fairness and […]

The Class of 2021 Remembers Halloweens Past

October 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

By Thi Nguyen, Iswarya Vel, Maria Johnson, Zoe Mrozek, Michelle Wheatley, Emily Lehman, Maura Flynn and Gianna Penezic Thi Nguyen (Biology): Bright yellow, orange and red leaves fall like colorful confetti, as the wind rustles the trees near my best friend’s house. Dressed as a witch in long flowy black, with my fellow princess sister and […]

These Are A Few Of Our Favorite Things: Reflections on SJU from the Class of 2020

September 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Amelia Bielefeld, Annamarie Glaser, Lindsay Miller, Corinne Merlino and Isabella Succi Amelia Bielefeld (Biology): Something that has really stuck out to me after almost four years at SJU is the amount of opportunities we are presented with, not to mention the diversity of these opportunities as well.  I have met some amazing mentors who are […]

April 2019: The Best Classes We Have Taken At SJU, by the Class of 2020

April 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Amelia Bielefeld and Lindsay Miller As another semester wraps up and we are looking ahead to our senior year, we find ourselves reflecting on the classes that have made the biggest impact on our lives here at Saint Joseph’s University so far.  You might be surprised to learn just what they are!  Read below […]

March 2019: Our Favorite Aspects of the McNulty Program from the Class of 2022

February 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

by Briana Baier, Elizabeth Ehrhardt, April Pivonka, Katie Lynch and Arianna Varano It was only a year ago when we were figuring out which college to attend. Although we were planning on majoring in varying fields related to STEM, our paths all crossed due to the McNulty Scholars Program. This was a unifying advantage that […]

December 2018: Finals Week Self-Care Suggestions from the Class of 2021

December 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

by Thi Nguyen, Iswarya “Ice” Vel, Maria Johnson, Zoe Mrozek, Michelle Wheatley, Emily Lehman, Maura Flynn and Gianna Penezic Before we can sit back, relax and celebrate the holidays with family and friends, we have to get through FINALS WEEK!  Depending on your test schedule and how many papers you have to turn in, that […]