News & Events

Ben Nardi, Zaheeda Zakir, Michael Rodriguez and Shawn Johnson

Despite pandemic-related challenges, 97% of Jefferson undergraduates from the Class of 2021 are employed, enrolled in a graduate program or completing military service, according to the First Destination Report.


Meriel Tulante approached Tracy DePedro, Jefferson’s director of career services. Tulante had an idea about asking students to develop a professional narrative that could help introduce them to potential employers, using devices such as résumés and anecdotes to highlight skills and qualifications.

Evan Laine with gavel at East Falls campus

History professor explores significance of conspiracy theories – and Senator Arlen Spector.


A professor in the College of Humanities and Sciences, Communication and Law & Society programs.


Creating a database of and elevating scholarship produced by African researchers.


The College of Humanities and Sciences is pleased to announce the winners of the Excellence in Writing Awards for the academic years 2019-20 and 2020-21! Traditionally an annual event to celebrate the excellent writing done in the first and second-year writing courses, this announcement covers the past two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic.