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Yes, I'm going against Sister Jean during Easter weekend, but I'm not completely on my own. Remember this bit of history. 'Nova was named after St. Thomas of Villanova, and that school is the oldest Catholic university in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Holy Week, after all, is not just for Chicago.
''I also had a chance to visit the house of the Missionaries of Charity, Mother Teresa's sisters, in Washington, which is not far from Catholic University.'' Pilot photo/CardinalSeansBlog.org ...

In an effort to assist those impacted by Hurricanes Irma and Maria that hit Puerto Rico last September, The Catholic University of America announced in the fall that it would be accepting up to 40 students currently enrolled in colleges or universities in Puerto Rico as visiting students for the spring 2018 ...
The editorial board of The Hoya, the school newspaper at Georgetown University, has called upon the institution to legitimize a pro-abortion group on campus, claiming that the school should “protect the free exchange of ideas” and formally recognize the student organization even though it stands directly ...
Hannibal Buress' microphone was cut off and he left the stage early during his performance last night at Loyola University Chicago, the Catholic institution's newspaper the Loyola Phoenix reports. He was cut off after he reportedly alluded to the Catholic church's history of child molestation and sexual ...
WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The top financial administrator of a Catholic university in Miami has resigned rather than step down from the board of the parent company of a manufacturer of weapons, including semiautomatic rifles such as the AR-15, which was recently used in the mass shooting at Marjory ...

The Catholic University of America has joined the nearly 300 other universities that have pledged to not hold the disciplinary records of prospective students, who have been penalized for peacefully protesting gun violence, against their application status. Student protests across the country have developed ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The top financial administrator of a Catholic university in Miami has resigned rather than step down from the board of a company that manufactures weapons, including automatic rifles such as the AR-15, which was recently used in the mass shooting of students at Marjory Stoneman ...
The symposium was held at The Catholic University of America to celebrate the completion of the cataloging of nearly 100 boxes of papers by Father Neuhaus donated to the school's American Catholic History Research Center and University Archives. The papers include his correspondences, publications ...
A newly hired chief financial officer of a Catholic university outside Miami resigned Tuesday after uproar over her recent appointment to the board of one of the nation's largest firearms companies, the same company that manufactured the weapon used in last month's mass shooting at a Florida high school.
Father Richard John Neuhaus, the founder of the Institute for Religion and Public Life and its magazine, First Things, was remembered during a March 7 symposium at The Catholic University of America for his dedication to ecumenical dialogue and belief in the importance of religion in the public square.
Julia G. Young is a historian of Mexico and Latin America at the Catholic University of America. A few years ago, I taught an undergraduate course on migration at the Catholic University of America. During one lecture, I compared nineteenth-century Italian migration and contemporary Mexican migration to ...
Sunyani, Feb. 23, GNA – The Catholic University College of Ghana (CUCG) chapter of the Entrepreneurship Action in US (ENACTUS), a student social enterprise group, has been crowned the ultimate winner of the 2018 national Duapa Challenge competition. The Duapa Challenge is a social innovation ...
It was a day of creativity and collaborative thinking, as students at The Catholic University of America in Washington recently competed to develop high-tech solutions for helping Washington's homeless population. The students were participating in Hacking Homelessness, the university's first-ever ...
Using modern choreography and costuming, the show will feature a cast of Catholic University students representing every class - freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior. Director Jay Brock, clinical associate professor of acting and directing, notes that the production parallels many issues and recurring ...
Food business incubator Mess Hall and Catholic University's Busch School of Business will team up for a new mentoring and internship program at Mess Hall's Northeast D.C. facility. The two will create the “Learning Lab," creating educational content for Mess Hall members that focuses on strategy, ...
Last month DePaul University's student paper asked where all the Catholics are at the nation's largest Catholic university, with more than 22,000 students. Not only is its new president not a Catholic priest for the first time in its 120-year history, but DePaul's first-year population that identifies as Catholic has ...

Student-Written Plays To Premiere At Catholic University The Catholic University of America Department of Drama is presenting two original plays by M.F.A. playwriting candidates in February: River Like Sin by Lindsay Adams and The Knot by Liz Maestri. The playwrights' creativity will be brought to life in ...
New Orleans, La., Feb 12, 2018 / 12:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Of the 106 historically black colleges in the United States, only one is Roman Catholic - Xavier University of Louisiana. But Xavier is also the only Catholic college, of the United States' 251 Catholic colleges, to have been founded by an American-born saint.
Washington — The landscape and traditional way of doing business may be changing, but Catholic higher education still has much to offer communities, the country, and the world, speakers said as the 2018 Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Annual Meeting began Feb. 3 here. This year's ...
Ex Corde Ecclesiae, the apostolic constitution on Catholic higher education, says that "a Catholic University's task is to promote dialogue between faith and reason." That seems natural enough. Universities are concerned with knowing, and faith and reason are complementary ways of getting at the truth.
The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., has notified Archbishop Chaput that Catholics of the Philadelphia Archdiocese donated $178,442 to the university's recent national collection. A letter to the archbishop from CUA President John Garvey dated Feb. 21 noted that 280 students of the ...
Washington — The landscape and traditional way of doing business may be changing, but Catholic higher education still has much to offer communities, the country, and the world, speakers said as the 2018 Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities Annual Meeting began Feb. 3 here. This year's ...
A gender inclusive language “resource” posted on the University of Dayton's website recommends avoiding the terms “husband/wife” and instead use the words “spouse, partner, significant other.” That suggestion is one of about two dozen included on the resource webpage, located in the campus ...
HOUSTON (ChurchMilitant.com) - The president of one of the top Catholic universities is reinforcing the school's commitment to fidelity, maintaining it "must continue to build upon our Catholic identity by fidelity to the magisterium of the Catholic Church." In a new interview with the Cardinal Newman Society, ...
New president of Houston's Catholic university pledges to strengthen school's Catholic identity. January 31, 2018. » Continue to this story on Cardinal Newman Society. CWN Editor's Note: The University of St. Thomas in Houston was founded in 1947 by the Basilian Fathers. The above note supplements, highlights, ...
Newman University, a Catholic institution based in Kansas, has canceled an art exhibit titled “Rainbow in Reverse: Queer Kansas History” which aimed to celebrate the creative accomplishments of queer Kansans. 440. A Catholic university has scrapped plans to host an art exhibit highlighting the lives of ...
Newman University has called off a scheduled art exhibit called “Rainbow in Reverse: Queer Kansas History,” The Wichita Eagle reported. Some Roman Catholic leaders criticized the university for agreeing to the exhibit. A statement from the university cited "community concerns" and said that officials were ...
(AP) — A Catholic university in Wichita canceled an exhibit that featured LGBTQ Kansans who have made contributions in art. The exhibit, "Rainbow in Reverse: Queer Kansas History," was scheduled to open next week at Newman University. The Wichita Eagle reports that during the weekend, an email ...
Pope Francis, center, is flanked at right by Ignacio Sanchez Diaz, dean of the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile in Santiago, Chile, and by Cardinal Ricardo Ezzati Andrello, as he arrives for his meeting Wednesday, Jan.17, 2018. (Credit: AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino.) ...
Georgetown University, the oldest Catholic academic institution in America, has approved residential housing for students interested in examining gender identity and sexual orientation. An LGBT-centric “Living Learning Community” (LLC) was initially rejected last April, before the Office of Residential ...
NCAA Division III Catholic University of America recently completed their 2018 winter training trip to St. Petersburg, Florida in preparation... More College · Minnesota Leads Northwestern and Purdue on Day 1 of Triple Duals Meet. With less than one month to go before the Big Ten Championships, the ...
CWN Editor's Note: An Indonesian president for the first time has given the opening address at the conference of Catholic university students. The nation of 261 million is 87% Muslim, 7% Protestant, and 3% Catholic. Indonesia is the world's 4th-most populous country and has more Muslims than any other ...
A Catholic university in Wichita, Kansas canceled an art show that sheds light on noteworthy LGBTQ people last week. "Rainbow in Reverse: Queer Kansas History" was supposed to open at Newman University's Steckline Gallery on Friday. But the school announced on Jan. 16 it would no longer host the ...
DePaul is the largest Catholic University in the country. But the inauguration of President A. Gabriel Esteban marks the first time in history that DePaul has had a president that is not a Catholic priest. With many Catholic events on campus drawing modest-sized crowds, it begs the question, where are all the ...
It is rare to find students at modern American colleges that are fiercely committed to the traditional view of marriage as a lifelong institution involving one man and one woman. One such group of students exists at Georgetown University–a Catholic institution. Yet it was recently subjected to a barrage of ...
FLEMINGTON, NJ - Georgian Court University has signed a letter of intent to open a location in Jack Cust's downtown improvement project – called Courthouse Square - and could be open for classes as soon as fall, 2019. That's what the private, Catholic university President Dr. Joseph Marbach told local ...
OTTAWA – Saint Paul University is being accused of stifling free speech on campus after the Catholic university abruptly cancelled a pro-abortion film and ... Days before the screening, festival organizers received an email from the Catholic university demanding they show a different film or cancel the event.
20171128T1209 12813 CNS DINARDO UNIVERSITY LUDWICK 800 Richard Ludwick is the ninth president of the University of St. Thomas in Houston. He was formally inaugurated Oct. 27 during an investiture ceremony along with a Mass celebrated by Cardinal Daniel N. DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, ...
Former students of Catholic University (CU) recently visited Likuni Girls Secondary School in Lilongwe where they urged students there to be discipline and aim high if they are to achieve their academic dreams. Each of the former CU students who spoke at the event told the students to be open-eyed and ...
During a mid-November visit to the United States that included celebrating a Mass in Baltimore to mark the centenary of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Cardinal Parolin stopped in Washington to deliver an address at The Catholic University of America. He spoke on the topic "The Council: A ...
During a mid-November visit to the United States that included celebrating a Mass in Baltimore to mark the centenary of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Cardinal Parolin stopped in Washington to deliver an address at The Catholic University of America. He spoke on the topic "The Council: A ...
From November 29 to December 1, Costa Rica welcomes the international ecology symposium Laudato si', which will review ecological thought by Benedict XVI and Pope Francis. The slogan is “On Care for Our Common Home, a necessary conversion on Human Ecology.” Participants will analyze ...
Other high-profile Catholic universities have also come down on the side of Catholic teaching. Catholic University, which is the only officially Vatican-affiliated Catholic university in the United States, has repeatedly denied certification to CUAllies, an LGBT-rights student organization. When pressed for a ...
Santiago encouraged his friend to come to D.C. and attend his school Catholic University; which has a special offer for students in Puerto Rico. "An opportunity for students to come to Catholic University for a semester. They will have the opportunity to take a full load of classes tuition-free," Chris Lydon, Vice ...
Attending the only university that's a Catholic university in the state of Oklahoma--that was something big,” Ramos said. Fr. Don Wolf, chairman of the school's Board of Directors, said in a written statement the board voted “with great sadness” to close St. Gregory's. “The University is working with several ...
Nearly 200 pro-life posters were taken down at a Catholic university by students who were reportedly upset the posters sought to highlight ...
Many Catholic universities have been caught up in battles over the unionization of graduate students and adjunct faculty, even to the point of ...
Don't think because Nick Cannon was once the host of America's Got Talent that he is a squeaky clean guy who won't ruffle feathers. Georgian ...
The president of the Catholic University of America insists universities ... Many Catholic universities face a similar kind of pressure from many ...


 

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