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Compassionate Service Through Collaboration: USJ and the Bushnell Performing Arts Center

July 18, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes For the University of Saint Joseph (USJ), its core values remain at the forefront of everything it does. Compassionate service – one of the seven values – is practiced in both programs and courses, as evidenced by the most recent capstone course for students in the undergraduate Special Education program. Led by Jennifer Kowitt, Ph.D.,

Internship Success: Kelly Deegan ’19

July 2, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes Kelly Deegan ’19 is a Child Study major at the University of Saint Joseph (USJ). As part of her Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) Internship course, Deegan was given the task of finding an internship to prepare her for a career after college. After searching, she landed one at the Village for Families and

CSCA Hosts Event at USJ

June 11, 2019

Reading Time: 1 minute On Thursday, June 6, 2019, the Connecticut School Counselor Association (CSCA) visited the University of Saint Joseph (USJ) to host an all-day workshop called, “Social Emotional Learning through Yoga and Mindfulness.” Participants discussed how integrating the use of the Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) can be beneficial for students in the classroom. “CSCA

Department of Education Honors Graduate Students

May 29, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes On Monday, May 6, 2019, the University of Saint Joseph’s department of Education– part of the School of Arts, Sciences, Business, and Education– held its annual Graduate Awards Ceremony. Gathering in the Crystal Room, students and their families enjoyed an evening of celebration, reflecting on their hard work and achievements from this academic year. Daniel

New Britain High School Visits USJ

May 24, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes On March 26, 2019, New Britain High School visited the University of Saint Joseph (USJ) as part of their Educator’s Rising (EdRising) partnership. Hosted by USJ’s departments of Education and Biology, the University held a variety of sessions to welcome students to campus. When they were on campus, they met key faculty who shared their

Jahana Hayes M'12, DAA'17

Congratulations Jahana Hayes M’12, DAA’17

November 7, 2018

Reading Time: 1 minute The USJ community proudly congratulates newly elected U.S. Representative, Jahana Hayes M’12, DAA’17 and National Teacher of the Year in 2016. “Today we made history,” said Hayes, the first black woman and black Democrat elected to Congress in Connecticut. “I’m a history teacher making history. … I’m honored to be your next congresswoman.” Jahana shared

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