Covering conference costs

From presenting research findings to networking with experts in a particular field, conferences can be a great resource to connect current academics with a future career path.


The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), is a Sunni, jihadist organization that claimed parts of eastern Syria and western and northern Iraq as a caliphate, or an Islamic State, on June 29.


In recent months, a movement known as HeForShe has become the focal point of gender equality. According to the movement’s website, “HeForShe is a solidarity movement for gender equality that brings together one half of humanity in support of the other half of humanity, for the benefit of all.” I wanted to start this piece with how HeForShe defines itself, because in order to fully critique this movement, it is important to understand exactly what it is.

From Hawks to entrepreneurs: The rise of HouzeMe

While sitting in their messy living room on Woodbine Avenue, their senior year at Saint Joseph’s University, a ‘light bulb’ idea went off for roommates Paul Manganella, ’14 and Christopher DeLuca, ’14.

A mutual friend had asked to live in the house next year, after the pair’s lease expired.

Scents of the season

Men’s cologne can be tricky. With a number of designer smells, a variety of AXE flavors, and different kinds of body wash, some people may wonder whether men’s cologne is even a necessity anymore.

Patrick McCluskey, ’15, who started wearing cologne around age 17, explained that he started putting it on for the ladies.

Leadership is threefold

Coming off of a second straight NCAA Tournament bid and five postseason appearances, it seems the Saint Joseph’s University women’s basketball team is picking up this season right where they left off.

Road to recovery

Many miles from her hometown of Harrisburg, North Carolina, Jordan Strode, now a junior, was eager to begin her collegiate basketball career.

Making his mark

Freshman Mike Booth had been working towards this moment for years.

The shining lights reflected off the polished floor of Hagan Arena as he stepped onto the court.