2014

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  • Marietta Hedges Headshot

    Theatrical Plans to Change the World

    December 19, 2014

    Selma 65, a one-woman show starring CUA Drama's Marietta Hedges, was included in a list of "14 Theatrical Plans to Change the World."

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    U.S. News Pope and Cuba

    December 19, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was quoted in a U.S. News & World Report story on the role of Pope Francis in diplomacy in Cuba.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Aleteia Pecknold Cuba

    December 18, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor of theology, was interviewed by Aleteia on the Pope's role in normalizing US-Cuba relations. He was also interviewed by WCBS radio in New York on the topic.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    USA Today Pope Francis Cuba

    December 17, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, associate professor of politics and director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, was quoted in a USA Today story on the role Pope Francis played in opening relations between the U.S. and Cuba.

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  • EWTN News Nightly Cusimano Love

    December 17, 2014

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, was a guest on EWTN News Nightly to discuss nuclear talks with Iran

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  • Patricia Andrasik AIA, IIDA, LEED AP, M.Arch. Headshot

    USGBC LEED Lab

    December 16, 2014

    Patricia Andrasik, assistant professor, architecture, was included in a story by the USGBC on LEED Lab.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Chronicle Gus

    December 15, 2014

    University President John Garvey and his dog Gus were featured in a Chronicle of Higher Education story on presidents and their dogs.

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  • Everyone Deserves Life

    December 12, 2014

    Magdalena Schutzler, junior, was interviewed by Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.) on why she participated in the March for Life.

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  • NCRegister Torture

    December 12, 2014

    Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the bishops' response to the senate torture report.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    NCRegister Religious Liberty in DC

    December 11, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was quoted in a National Catholic Register article on an amendment to the D.C. Human Rights Act.

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  • EWTN News Nightly Cusimano Love CIA Interrogation

    December 10, 2014

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, was a guest on EWTN News Nightly to discuss a new report on CIA interrogation methods.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    Mary's impact on full display

    December 05, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, interim provost, and Nora Heimann, chair and associate professor, art, were interviewed for a Dec. 4 Catholic News Service video segment about the importance of Mary in light of the new exhibit Picturing Mary at the National Museum for Women in the Arts.

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  • Mary Faces

    December 04, 2014

    The Arlington Catholic Herald previewed the Picturing Mary exhibit at the National Museum for Mary in the Arts and mentioned CUA's involvement in the exhibit and related programming.

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  • Msgr. Paul McPartlan S.T.L., D.Phil. Headshot

    Aleteia Pope Patriarch

    December 03, 2014

    Msgr. Paul McPartlan, acting dean of theology and Carl J. Peter Professor of Systematic Theology and Ecumenism, was interviewed for an Aleteia story on the Pope's meeting with the Orthodox Ecumenical Patriarch.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    USA Today Pope and Russian Orthodox

    December 02, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, interim provost, was quoted in a USA Today story on why the Pope will not meet with the Russian Orthodox patriarch.

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  • US News Law Government

    December 02, 2014

    Jill Frost, director, career and professional development, Columbus School of Law, was quoted in a U.S. News story on starting a career in the government

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  • Matthew Green Ph.D. Headshot

    Reuters Ferguson

    December 01, 2014

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a Reuters story on the protests in Ferguson, Missouri.

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  • Kurt Martens J.C.D. Headshot

    Vatican Panel National Catholic Register

    November 24, 2014

    Kurt Martens, associate professor of canon law, was interviewed for a National Catholic Register story on a new Vatican panel to deal with clergy-abuse cases.

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  • Five Myths about Pope Francis

    November 24, 2014

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, wrote an article for The Washington Post's feature "Five Myths".

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  • Nora M. Heimann Ph.D. Headshot

    Donatello Exhibition

    November 21, 2014

    Nora Heimann, chair and associate professor, art, was quoted in a Washington Post story on a Donatello exhibit.

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  • Rev. Michael Witczak S.L.D. Headshot

    What do Liturgical Colors Mean?

    November 19, 2014

    Rev. Michael Witczak, associate professor of liturgical studies, was interviewed for a story in the Arlington Catholic Herald on liturgical colors.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    Artful Mother

    November 19, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, interim provost, was quoted in a story on the upcoming Picturing Mary exhibit at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    On Marriage First Things

    November 18, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor of theology, published an article on marriage in First Things.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope Visit, Families

    November 18, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of theology, was interviewed for a story on the Pope's upcoming visit to the U.S. for the World Meeting of Families.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope to Come to U.S.

    November 18, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of theology, was interviewed for a WJLA-ABC7 story on the Pope's upcoming trip to the U.S.

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  • O'Malley Economy America

    November 17, 2014

    America Magazine published a Catholic News Service story on Maryland Gov. Martin O'Mally's talk, which was part of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies' series of national policy forums

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  • Julio Bermudez Ph.D. Headshot

    Brain on Architecture

    November 17, 2014

    Julio Bermudez, associate profesor of architecture, was quoted in an Atlantic article on the measurable affects of architecture on the brain.

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  • Ave Maria Radio Catholic University

    November 14, 2014

    Tom Carani, a senior theology major, was interviewed on Ave Maria Radio about The Catholic University of America.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    EWTN Live President Garvey

    November 14, 2014

    John Garvey, President of The Catholic University of America, appeared on EWTN Live to discuss religious freedom, Catholic education, and the American family

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  • Acton Conference

    November 14, 2014

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor in business and economics, was featured in a Christian Post story on the Acton Conference, held at CUA.

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  • Matthew Green Ph.D. Headshot

    Pekin Green Midterm Elections

    November 14, 2014

    Matthew Green, associate professor of politics, was quoted in an op-ed in the Pekin Daily Times on the midterm election. See below

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  • Radioworld Shepperd Radio Preservation Task Force

    November 14, 2014

    Josh Sheppherd, assistant professor of media studies, was interviewed for an article on RadioWorld.com on the Radio Preservation Task Force.

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  • Kurt Martens J.C.D. Headshot

    Religion News New Panel

    November 11, 2014

    Kurt Martens, associate professor of canon law, commented on the establishment of a new Vatican body to deal with child sexual abuse cases

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Firsts Things Pecknold Option

    November 11, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor of theology, published a second essay on the Dominican Option in First Things.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Vatican Appointments EWTN

    November 11, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor of theology, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about recent Vatican appointments.

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  • Lisa G. Lerman J.D., LL.M. Headshot

    New York Times Lobby Firms Influence

    November 10, 2014

    Law Professor Lisa Lerman was quoted in a New York Times story on lobby firms and influence

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  • Bowser, soon to be one of a few female mayors in U.S., to focus on equality

    November 07, 2014

    Matt Green, associate professor of politics, was quoted in a Nov. 6 GW Hatchet article about Muriel Bowser’s election as the next mayor of Washington, D.C.

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  • Don't claim Pope Francis for your own agenda, Kasper says amid controversy

    November 07, 2014

    A Nov. 6 Catholic News Agency/EWTN News article summarized remarks made at CUA by Cardinal Walter Kasper, president emeritus of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity.

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  • More Headlines - CUA In the Media

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  • CNA Catholics Election

    November 05, 2014

    Matt Green, associate professor of politics, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on the Catholic vote.

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  • Washington Post Robert Freedman

    November 05, 2014

    The Washington Post mentioned Catholic University alumni in local theater, and a visit by playwright Robert Freedman to Harke Theatre

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  • Cardinal Müller: The Church and Theology Exist to Enlighten and Evangelize

    November 04, 2014

    Catholic News Agency covered a lecture by Cardinal Gerhard Müller, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, at Catholic University on Nov. 3

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  • Poverty and Politics

    November 04, 2014

    John Kromkowski, associate professor of politics, was quoted in a story on poverty and politics.

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  • Kurt Martens J.C.D. Headshot

    Natholic Catholic Register Same Sex Benefits

    November 03, 2014

    Canon Law Professor Kurt Martens was quoted in the National Catholic Register about same-sex benefits.

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  • Pope Agitates Conservatives

    November 03, 2014

    Sociology Professor Rev. Paul Sullins was quoted in a USA Today story on how conservatives feel about Pope Francis.

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  • EWTN Sophia Aguirre Family Economics

    November 03, 2014

    Economics Professor Maria Sophia Aguirre was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about the impact of the family on economics.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly Millennial Voters

    November 03, 2014

    Students from CUA's College Democrats and College Republicans were interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about the millennial vote. Theology Professor Chad Pecknold also commented on the topic.

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  • The Hobbit Party

    October 31, 2014

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor of business, was interviewed in a Catholic World Report story on his book The Hobbit Party: The Vision of Freedom That Tolkein Got, and the West Forgot.

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  • Halloween Born

    October 31, 2014

    Christopher Born, clinical assistant professor of religion and culture, was interviewed on WUSA9 about the origins of Halloween.

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  • Breger Religion Supreme Court

    October 31, 2014

    Law Professor Marshall Breger was recently part of a panel of experts commenting on the role of religion in Supreme Court justinces' rulings. Breger's remarks were mentioned in a Catholic News Service article, and video of the panel was posted by Moment magazine.

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  • CNS Pastoral Approach to Marriage

    October 30, 2014

    Maronite Chorbishop John Faris, assistant professor of canon law, was quoted in a Catholic News Service article about the 76th annual Canon Law Society of America convention.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Our Sunday Visitor Gradualism Grabowski

    October 30, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of theology, published an essay in Our Sunday Visitor on gradualism and they Synod.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly Catholic Vote Stephen Schneck

    October 30, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, associate professor of politics and director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about the Catholic Vote.

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  • Halloween and Chemistry

    October 29, 2014

    An Oct. 27 Chronicle of Higher Education article noted that students in the class of Diane Bunce, professor, chemistry, will dress up as elements from the periodic table.

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  • Pope Francis Says Science and Faith Aren't at Odds

    October 29, 2014

    Rev. Paul Sullins, associate professor of sociology and Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies fellow, was quoted in an Oct. 28 U.S. News & World Report article about comments Pope Francis made regarding faith and science.

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  • Christopher Ruddy Ph.D. Headshot

    America Ruddy Synod

    October 28, 2014

    Christopher Ruddy, associate professor of theology, published an article in America Magazine on responses to the Synod.

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  • Patricia Andrasik AIA, IIDA, LEED AP, M.Arch. Headshot

    University Business LEED EBOM

    October 28, 2014

    Patricia Andrasik, assistant professor of architecture, was quoted in a story in University Business on the LEED EB:O+M certification by students of Crough Hall.

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  • Andreas Widmer M.A. Headshot

    EWTN St. John Paul II Feast Day

    October 23, 2014

    Andreas Widmer, director of entrepreneurship programs for the school of business, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly on the first feast day of St. John Paul II. Widmer was a member of the Swiss Guard when the saint was pope.

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  • Matthew Green Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly Midterm Elections

    October 23, 2014

    Matthew Green, associate professor of politics, was interviewed on EWTN Nightly News for a story on the midterm elections.

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  • Washington Post Freshman Class

    October 22, 2014

    Catholic University was featured in a story on the diversity of freshman students at local universities.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    A Tale of Three Colleges, Part II: The Catholic University of America

    October 22, 2014

    President John Garvey was featured in an Oct. 22 America Q-and-A about his leadership of CUA as a lay president.

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  • Architects and Artisans O'Connell Hall

    October 20, 2014

    Jerry Conrad, associate vice president of facilities operations, was quoted in an Architects + Artisans blog on the renovation of O'Connell Hall.

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  • Washington Post Synod McLaughlin

    October 20, 2014

    Rev. Anthony McLaughlin, assistant professor of canon law, was quoted in a Washington Post story on the Synod of Bishops.

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  • America Faith Vote White

    October 20, 2014

    Politics Professor John Kenneth White was quoted in an America story on the faith vote

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  • Washington Times ISIS Jon Anderson

    October 20, 2014

    Jon Anderson, professor of anthropology and director of CUA's Islamic World Studies program, was quoted in a Washington Times story on how ISIS is reconciling their attacks.

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  • Washington Times McLaughlin Annulments

    October 17, 2014

    Rev. Anthony McLaughlin, assistant professor of canon law, was quoted on the annulment process in the United States in a Washington Times article

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Washington Times Grabowski Synod

    October 15, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of theology, was quoted in a Washington Times story on the Synod of Bishops

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  • EWTN News Nightly Mattison Synod

    October 15, 2014

    Bill Mattison, associate professor of moral theology, was a guest on EWTN News Nightly to discuss the Synod on the Family mid-term report.

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  • Mattison Washington Times Synod

    October 15, 2014

    Bill Mattison, associate professor of moral theology, was quoted in a Washington Times story on the Synod.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    Atlantic Schneck

    October 15, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies and associate professor of politics, was quoted in an Atlantic story.

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  • De Olho Nas Estrelas

    October 14, 2014

    Duilia de Mello, associate professor, physics, was profiled in the October issue of Contigo, a Brazilian magazine.

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  • Matthew Green Ph.D. Headshot

    While House redistricting may keep GOP in place, real battle is within the party

    October 14, 2014

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in an Oct. 13 National Catholic Reporter article about House races in the midterm election.

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  • Can Sex Be Just a Little Bit Sinful?

    October 14, 2014

    William Mattison, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in an Oct. 12 Atlantic article about the Catholic Church’s teachings on sexuality.

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  • The Pope, The Synod And The Future Of The Catholic Church

    October 14, 2014

    William Mattison, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was a guest on The Diane Rehm Show on Oct. 13 to discuss the Synod of Bishops and the future of the Catholic Church.

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  • Vatican document on gays draws cautious, mixed response

    October 14, 2014

    John Grabowksi, associate professor, theology and religious studies, and William Mattison, associate professor, theology and religious studies, were quoted in an Oct. 13 MSNBC article about a Vatican document on gays and lesbians and their relationship to the Church.

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  • Children's rights

    October 10, 2014

    Matthew Dugandzic, Ph.D. student in Christian Ethics, had an article published in First Things on the rights of children

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  • Seminaries awarded $1.5 million to include science in coursework

    October 09, 2014

    Religion News Service wrote about a $1.5 million grant to benefit the teaching of science in seminaries. Catholic University was among the recipients

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Restoring the Faith — One Family at a Time

    October 09, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in an Oct. 8 National Catholic Register article about raising children in the Catholic faith.

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  • Matthew Green Ph.D. Headshot

    Washington Post Washington 101

    October 07, 2014

    "Washington 101," a textbook written by four Catholic University instructors — Matthew Green, associate professor of politics; Julie Yarwood, history instructor; Laura Daugherty, assistant professor of social work; and Maria Mazzenga, education archivist — was the subject of a Washington Post column.

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  • Millennials want a messy, earnest discussion about family

    October 06, 2014

    William D’Antonio, senior fellow, Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, and associate researcher, sociology, was quoted in an Oct. 4 National Catholic Reporter article about issues that are important to Millennial Catholics in anticipation of the Synod of Bishops on the family.

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  • First Things Pecknold on Dominican Option

    October 06, 2014

    Pecknold published an essay in First Things.

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  • Pope Francis opens major meeting on hot-button family issues

    October 06, 2014

    Rev. Anthony McLaughlin, assistant professor, canon law, was quoted in an Oct. 6 Washington Post article about the Synod of Bishops on the family.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    IPR and Franciscan Action Network

    October 06, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies and associate professor of polotics, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story which covered a conference cosponsored by IPR and the Franciscan Action Network on the influece of corporate money on public policy.

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  • Catholic Leaders Meet for Historic Discussion of Marriage, Family Issues

    October 06, 2014

    Rev. Paul Sullins, associate professor of sociology and Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies fellow, was quoted in an Oct. 3 U.S. News & World Report article on the Synod of Bishops on the family.

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  • Divorced Catholics hold out hope for more merciful church policy

    October 06, 2014

    Rev. Anthony McLaughlin, assistant professor, canon law, was interviewed for an Oct. 5 Omaha (Neb.) World-Herald article about divorced Catholics and their relationship to the Church.

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  • Time New Archbishop

    October 03, 2014

    Robert Christian, Ph.D. candidate in politics, had a story on Archbishop-Elect Cupich published by Time.

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  • Reuters Midterm Elections

    October 03, 2014

    Matt Green, associate professor of politics, was quoted in a Reuters story on the midterm election.

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  • Andrew Simpson D.M. Headshot

    Professor's Connection to 1924 World Series

    October 02, 2014

    Professor Andrew Simpson composed the score for newsreels discovered by the Library of Congress of the Washington Senators in game 7 of the 1924 World Series.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Legal proceedings, pastoral outreach both part of annulment process

    October 02, 2014

    Rev. John Beal, professor, canon law, and John Grabowski, associate professor, theology and religious studies, were quoted in an Oct. 1 Catholic News Service article about the annulment process in the Catholic Church.

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  • Washington Post Magazine Swampoodle

    September 30, 2014

    Kathleen Lane, visiting architecture lecturer, was quoted in a Washington Post Magazine story on the D.C. neighborhood of Swampoodle.

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  • Julio Bermudez Ph.D. Headshot

    Planetizen Bermudez

    September 29, 2014

    A study beind conducted by Julio Bermudez, associate professor of architecture, on studying brain waves to see how landscape designs effect a person, was written about at NextCity.com.

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  • Clifford S. Fishman J.D. Headshot

    Fishman Cameras and Privacy

    September 29, 2014

    Clifford Fishman, professor of law, was quoted in a San Francisco Chronicle column about cameras and privacy.

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  • NJ College Volunteers

    September 29, 2014

    CUA junior Christiana Gellert was the subject of a story of college-aged students creating a summer ministry at their parish in New Jersey.

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  • Napa Conference

    September 29, 2014

    The CUA School of Business and Economics co-hosted the a conference on solidarity and business with the Napa Institute Sept. 24-26 at Catholic University. The event was covered by Catholic News Service, and mentioned in a National Review article.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Spirituality and Technology

    September 26, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of moral theology and ethics, was quoted in a story on spirituality and technology.

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  • St. Louis Cardinals Dinner

    September 26, 2014

    The St. Louis Review ran a preview story on the 2015 Cardinals Dinner.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN Pope on War

    September 25, 2014

    Associate Professor of Theology Joseph Capizzi was interviewed on the Pope's response to military action on EWTN News Nightly.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    Midterm Elections 2014: ‘Battle of the Brands’

    September 24, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies and associate professor of politics, was quoted in an article about this year’s midterm elections.

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  • Catholic TV Frank Persico Cardinals Dinner

    September 23, 2014

    Frank Persico, vice president for university relations, was interviewed on CatholicTV about the beginning of the school year, and the American Cardinals Dinner.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis Ph.D. Headshot

    Congress Approves Part of Obama’s Plan to ‘Destroy’ Islamic State

    September 22, 2014

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a Sept. 19 National Catholic Register article about Congressional approval of President Barack Obama’s plan for stopping the Islamic State.

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  • With binge drinking on rise, colleges take steps to address its dangers

    September 22, 2014

    Stephanie P. Davey, assistant dean of students, was quoted in a Sept. 18 Catholic News Service article about college programs aimed at reducing binge drinking.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope Francis Selects Chicago Archbishop Who Shares His Vision

    September 22, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a Sept. 21 Wall Street Journal article about the appointment of Most Rev. Blase Cupich, a CUA alumnus, as the new archbishop of Chicago.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Rare Under-40 Poll: Are young people turning away from God?

    September 19, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in Sept. 18 Rare article about attitudes toward religion among people under the age of 40.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN Grabowskis World Meeting of Families

    September 18, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of theology, and his wife Claire were interviewed on EWTN News Nightly on the upcoming World Meeting of Families. The Grabowskis are members of the Pontifical Council for the Family.

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  • Astrofísica brasileira ganha prêmio e reabre discussão sobre mulheres na ciência

    September 16, 2014

    Duilia de Mello, associate professor, physics, was featured in a full-page story in the Brazilian newspaper O Globo on June 13. The article focused on her career, the work she does with the Hubble Space Telescope, and the lack of women in science.

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  • Em busca de galáxias muito, muito distantes

    September 16, 2014

    Duilia de Mello, associate professor, physics, was interviewed for the August issue of the Brazilian science magazine Galileu about winning the award Diaspora Brazil, her career in astronomy, and the future of science.

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  • Ghostly Organic Atmospheres of Comets Fueled the Emergence of Life

    September 16, 2014

    Martin Cordiner, research fellow, Institute for Astrophysics and Computational Sciences, was quoted in a Sept. 10 Daily Galaxy online article about what can be learned from the atmospheres of comets.

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  • Survey: Congregations more accepting of gays

    September 16, 2014

    William D’Antonio, senior fellow, Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, and associate researcher, sociology, was quoted in a Sept. 11 Associated Press article about acceptance of gays and lesbians in U.S. religious congregations.

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  • Interview with Dr. Marie Raber

    September 16, 2014

    Marie Raber, associate dean and associate professor, social work, was featured in a Q-and-A with OnlineMSWPrograms.com about the National Catholic School of Social Service online M.S.W. program.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    No scandal here: How the 20 couples married by Pope Francis were legit

    September 16, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a Sept. 15 Catholic News Agency article about the validity of the marriages Pope Francis witnessed on Sept. 14. in Rome.

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    Meet the new faces of Washington business education

    September 15, 2014

    Andrew Abela, dean, business and economics, was featured in a Sept. 14 Washington Post article about deans of local business schools.

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  • Vatican Criticisms of U.S. Nuns Keep Coming

    September 11, 2014

    Rev. Paul Sullins, associate professor of sociology, was quoted in a U.S.News & World Report story on the Leadership Conference of Women Religious.

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  • Why Pope Francis' 10 keys to happiness explain his popularity

    September 11, 2014

    A blog by Robert Christian, doctoral candidate in politics, was published in the National Catholic Reporter.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    Church leaders, politicians, laity meet in D.C. on behalf of Mideast Christians

    September 11, 2014

    A Catholic News Service story quotes from a presentation given by Robert Destro, law professor, at the In Defense of Christians summit.

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  • Crux Top Catholic Colleges

    September 11, 2014

    Crux included The Catholic University of America in it's round up of top Catholic Colleges, based on the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    AP Destro

    September 11, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor of law, was quoted in AP brief about Obama's strategy to combat ISIL.

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  • Eileen A. Dombo Ph.D., LICSW Headshot

    Dombo on Domestic Violence

    September 09, 2014

    Eileen Dombo, assistant professor of social service, was interviewed on WTOP on women in abusive relationships.

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  • Clifford S. Fishman J.D. Headshot

    Washington Post Stop and Seize Series

    September 08, 2014

    Law Professor Clifford Fishman was quoted in a major investigative series by the Washington Post of the Equitable Sharing Program.

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  • OSV Students and Religious Literacy

    September 08, 2014

    Jospeh Capizzi, associate professor of theology, published an essay in Our Sunday Visitor on the religious literacy of students today.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi Ph.D. Headshot

    Register Capizzi ISIS

    September 08, 2014

    Joseph Capizzi, associate professor of theology and religious studies, was interviewed in a National Catholic Register article on stopping ISIS.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    Destro Regulating Abortion Facilities

    September 08, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor of law, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the regulation of abortion clinics.

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  • Catholic College Guides

    September 08, 2014

    CUA has been named to two Catholic college guides — The Newman Guide, and the National Catholic Register Catholic Identity College Guide.

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  • Mary G. Leary J.D. Headshot

    Vox Leary Child Pornography

    September 05, 2014

    Professor of Law Mary Leary was quoted in a story on whether those that view leaked photos of underage celebrities are guilty of looking at child pornography.

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  • Wuerl Where are the Voices

    September 03, 2014

    At the end of the annual Mass of the Holy Spirit, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, Archbishop of Washington and chancellor of the University, issued a plea for solidarity with persecuted Christians.

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  • 'Anti-Immigrant' Jeff Sessions and Alabama's Racist Voter ID Law

    August 29, 2014

    Victor Williams, clinical assistant professor of law, published a blog in the Huffington Post

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  • 3 Ways To Redesign Border Crossings

    August 27, 2014

    An Aug. 26 article of the Fast Company website detailed an entry by CUA architecture students in a contest by the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture to redesign border crossings.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis Ph.D. Headshot

    Role for the Church in Gaza

    August 21, 2014

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor of philosophy, and Marshall Breger, professor of law, were interviewed by Catholic News Service on the Role of the Church in helping to end conflict in the Holy Land.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Garvey Column Mayor de Blasio

    August 21, 2014

    President John Garvey critiqued New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan to push for universal prekindergarten in a Catholic News Service column.

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  • Niki Akhavan Ph.D. Headshot

    Hollywood and History

    August 20, 2014

    Niki Akhavan, assistant professor, media studies, was interviewed for a May 7 BBC Persian television segment about Hollywood and history.

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    A new catechism for business

    August 20, 2014

    Andrew Abela, dean, business and economics, and Joseph Capizzi, associate professor, theology and religious studies, were featured in a June 2 Legatus Magazine article about their book A Catechism for Business: Tough Ethical Questions and Insights from Catholic Teaching.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    No, Pope Francis did not officially excommunicate the mafia

    August 20, 2014

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a June 23 Vox article about comments Pope Francis made about Italian gangsters.

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  • National Symphony to perform in Brookland, NoMa

    August 20, 2014

    A June 25 Associated Press article noted that the National Symphony Orchestra will perform at Catholic University in 2015.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi Ph.D. Headshot

    What Pope Francis really said about the crisis in Iraq

    August 20, 2014

    Joseph Capizzi, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in an Aug. 19 Vox article about comments Pope Francis made regarding military actions in Iraq.

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  • Lucia Silecchia J.D. Headshot

    You can't take it with you: Estate planning with a conscience

    August 19, 2014

    Lucia Silecchia, professor, law, was quoted on estate planning in the August issue of U.S. Catholic magazine.

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  • Is Informationalization Good For The Middle East? – Analysis

    August 19, 2014

    Jon Anderson, professor, anthropology, wrote an analysis for the Eurasia Review website about the impact of new media on the Middle East.

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  • Matthew Green Ph.D. Headshot

    GOP has a good shot at taking the Senate

    August 19, 2014

    Matthew Green, associate professor of politics, was quoted in a National Catholic Reporter column on Aug. 18, 2014, on the chances of the GOP taking control of the Senate.

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  • Jeff Sessions and the Deportation Caucus Must Be Challenged

    August 18, 2014

    Victor Williams, clinical assistant professor of law, published a blog in the Huffington Post on Jeff Sessions and the Deportation Caucus.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    Ryan's Proposal Opens the Door for a Nationwide Discussion on Poverty

    August 18, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, director, Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, and associate professor, politics, was quoted in an Aug. 14 Catholic News Service article about Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-Wis.) plan to reduce poverty in the United States.

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  • A Business Catechism

    August 18, 2014

    An Aug. 17 Zenit News Agency article reviewed the book A Catechism for Business: Tough Ethical Questions and Insights from Catholic Teaching, edited by Andrew V. Abela, dean of the School of Business and Economics, and Joseph E. Capizzi, associate professor of theology and religious studies.

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  • 'The Fault in Our Stars' hailed for themes on suffering, love

    August 14, 2014

    Monsignor Stephen J. Rossetti, clinical associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a June 13 Catholic News Agency article about the lessons that can be learned from the book and film The Fault in Our Stars.

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  • Michael Gorman Ph.D. Headshot

    U.S. Bishops Unanimously Reauthorize Religious-Liberty Initiative

    August 14, 2014

    Michael Gorman, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a June 11 National Catholic Register article about the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Ad Hoc Committee on Religious Liberty.

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  • Public radio's teachable moment

    August 14, 2014

    Josh Shepperd, assistant professor, media studies, was quoted in a story about the history of radio in the classroom on American Public Media’s May 29 Marketplace Morning Report.

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  • World financial system built as 'new idolatry,' cardinal tells forum

    August 14, 2014

    A June 4 Catholic News Service article summarized a keynote delivered by Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, at "Erroneous Autonomy: The Catholic Case Against Libertarianism," a June 3 forum sponsored by the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies.

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  • Chargers QB Philip Rivers to university grads: 'Begin again'

    August 14, 2014

    News outlets summarized the Commencement address given by San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

    New Pope saints credited with fostering theology of women

    August 14, 2014

    Melissa Moschella, assistant professor, philosophy, was quoted in a May 28 Catholic News Agency/EWTN News article about the role Popes John XXIII and John Paul II played in fostering the theology of women.

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  • Faith is strongest when it is ‘educated faith,’ says honoree at dinner for Catholic U.

    August 14, 2014

    A June 4 Catholic News Service article summarized the 25th American Cardinals Dinner.

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  • Jennifer Paxton Ph.D. Headshot

    For This Class, Professors Pass Screen Tests

    August 14, 2014

    Jennifer Paxton, clinical assistant professor, history, was quoted in a July 4 New York Times article about professors who film lectures for the company Great Courses.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    Meet the ‘evangelical’ Catholics who are remaking the GOP

    August 14, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, associate professor, politics, and director, Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, was quoted in a July 8 Religion News Service article about the religious identity of leading Republicans.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Vision of CUA President Extends to Classroom

    August 14, 2014

    John Garvey was interviewed for a June 12 Catholic New York article about Catholic education and the American Cardinals Dinner.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    The future of executive order banning LGBT discrimination by federal contractors

    August 14, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, associate professor, politics, and director, Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, was quoted in a June 20 National Catholic Reporter article about the drafting of an executive order banning federal contractor discrimination against sexual orientation.

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  • Faith can transform your life and work, Jane Belford tells CUA law graduates

    August 14, 2014

    A June 5 Catholic Standard (Washington, D.C.) article detailed the Columbus School of Law Commencement on May 23.

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  • City to host first Irish in Mass. conference

    August 14, 2014

    Timothy Meagher, associate professor, history, and University archivist, was quoted in a June 30 Sentinel and Enterprise article about a September conference on the history of the Irish in the Massachusetts.

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  • Mark L. Rienzi J.D. Headshot

    Hobby Lobby ruling lauded as 'big win for freedom'

    August 14, 2014

    Mark Rienzi, associate professor, law, was quoted in a June 30 Catholic News Agency/EWTN News article about the Supreme Court’s decision to strike down the federal contraception mandate for some for-profit companies.

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  • Mark L. Rienzi J.D. Headshot

    Birth Control Order Deepens Divide Among Justices

    August 14, 2014

    Mark Rienzi, associate professor, law, was quoted in a July 3 New York Times article about a divide among Supreme Court justices on the issue of birth control.

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  • Kurt Martens J.C.D. Headshot

    Holy See defrocks archbishop for sex abuse

    August 14, 2014

    Kurt Martens, associate professor, canon law, was interviewed for a June 29 Washington Times article about the fate of a former archbishop defrocked for sex abuse.

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  • The 'Jesus Wife' Papyrus

    August 12, 2014

    Janet A. Timbie, part-time associate professor, Semitics, was a guest on the May 14 edition of EWTN News Nightly to discuss a papyrus that allegedly claims Jesus had a wife.

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  • A Healing Homestead

    August 12, 2014

    The May/June issue of gb&d magazine featured Harvest Home, Team Capitol DC’s entry in the 2013 Solar Decathlon. Team Capitol DC was comprised of students from CUA, George Washington University, and American University.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    A Double Canonization for Popes John XXIII and John Paul II

    August 12, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, S.E.O.D., was interviewed for a May 2 segment on the canonization of John Paul II and John XXIII for TBS eFM Radio’s This Morning program (Seoul, South Korea).

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  • Students cross the pond to discover Bamburgh history

    August 12, 2014

    A May 14 Berwick Advertiser (Northumberland, England) article detailed the work of a group of CUA students on an archeological project in the local area.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    Hospital-Admitting Requirements for Abortion Facilities Could Draw Supreme’s Attention

    August 12, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was quoted in an Aug. 11 National Catholic Register article about hospital-admitting requirements for abortion facilities.

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  • ALMA confirms comets forge organic molecules in their dusty atmospheres

    August 12, 2014

    Martin Cordiner, research fellow, Institute for Astrophysics and Computational Sciences, was quoted in an Aug. 12 Physics.org story about the atmospheres surrounding comets.

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    ITWorld Abela Powerpoint

    August 07, 2014

    Andrew Abela, dean of the School of Business and Economics, was mentioned in an ITWorld.com story on how to display data.

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  • Newsmax Kaslyn Priest Confession

    August 07, 2014

    Rev. Robert Kaslyn, S.J., dean of the School of Canon Law, was quoted in a story on whether courts can require priests to break the seal of confession.

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  • John K. White Ph.D. Headshot

    Huffington Post White Vacations

    August 06, 2014

    John White, professor of politics, was quoted in a Huffington Post article on presidential vacations.

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  • Organ Performance

    August 05, 2014

    Jeremy Filsell, part-time faculty member, music, was a featured performer on the May 5 edition of the radio program Pipedreams.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    President Obama's Executive Order

    August 05, 2014

    Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies and associate professor of politics, was quoted in a July 21 Catholic News Service article about President Barack Obama’s July 21 executive order.

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  • Mark L. Rienzi J.D. Headshot

    Senate Bill on Abortion Restrictions

    August 05, 2014

    Mark Rienzi, associate professor, law, was mentioned in a July 17 Catholic News Service article about a Senate bill that would make it unlawful to restrict abortion services.

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  • World War I Catholic Archives

    August 04, 2014

    The work of two CUA archivists on the effect of World War I on U.S. Catholics was featured by Catholic News Service.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    RNS Destro Satanists on Hobby Lobby

    August 01, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor of law, was quoted in a July 31 Religion News Service article on the Satanists' challenge to the Hobby Lobby ruling.

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    Tablet Abela Capitalism

    July 31, 2014

    Andrew Abela, dean of the School of Business and Economics, published an article in the Tablet on the bussiness school and its mission.

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  • Our Sunday Visitor Seal of Confession

    July 31, 2014

    Rev. John Beal, professor of canon law, was quoted in an Our Sunday Visitory story on the seal of confession.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Aleteia Baptism for Children of Same Sex Couples

    July 31, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of moral theology, was quoted in an Aleteia.org story on the baptism of children of same-sex couples

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  • Piano Festival Post Review

    July 31, 2014

    The Washington Post reviewed a recital by pianist John O'Connor, which was part of the Washington International Piano Festival at the School of Music.

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  • Copy Main Headline from Publication, or Subhed if Main Is Obtuse

    July 30, 2014

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  • Cara H. Drinan J.D. Headshot

    National Catholic Register Drinan on Death Penalty

    July 28, 2014

    Associate Professor of Law Cara Drinan was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the death penalty.

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  • Strong Values for a Strong America

    July 25, 2014

    On Wednesday, July 23, the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies hosted a forum on family values featuring Senator Marco Rubio. Thirty media outlets attended the event, including the Washington Post, Washington Times, AP, Catholic News Service, EWTN, CNN, Fox News, ABC and NBC.

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  • Mark L. Rienzi J.D. Headshot

    CUA Professor Defends Religious Freedom in Court and Class

    July 24, 2014

    Law Professor Mark Rienzi was profiled in a National Catholic Register story about his recent Supreme Court victories.

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  • Post Shipping Containers

    July 21, 2014

    Architecture Lecturer Travis Price and several CUA graduates were the focus of a Washington Post story on apartments made from shipping containers.

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  • Martha Cruz Zuniga Ph.D. Headshot

    Journey of Migrants to U.S. Border

    July 21, 2014

    Martha Cruz Zuniga, clinical assistant professor, economics, discussed the journey Central and South American migrants make to the U.S. border on the July 18 edition of EWTN News Nightly.

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  • Kurt Martens J.C.D. Headshot

    Register Martens

    July 15, 2014

    Kurt Martens, associate professor of canon law, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on baptisms of the children of same-sex couples.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    NCReporter Destro

    July 15, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor of law, was quoted in a story on the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court Case in the National Catholic Reporter.

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  • CNS Theology of the Body

    July 15, 2014

    CUA Student Amber Henry was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on the Theology of the Body.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    CNS Marriage

    July 14, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of moral theology, was interviewed about traditional marriage.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    Destro on EDNA

    July 11, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor of law, and Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies were interviewed by the National Catholic Register on July 10 on the implications of the White House's promised EDNA executive order on Catholic organizations.

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  • Lucia Silecchia J.D. Headshot

    Silecchia on ENN on the Vatican Bank and Catholic Media

    July 11, 2014

    Lucia Silecchia, professor of law, appeared on EWTN News Nightly July 9 to discuss the topics of Vatican Bank reforms and Catholic media.

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  • Michael Gorman Ph.D. Headshot

    SPECIAL BROADCAST - THE HHS MANDATE RULINGS COME DOWN FROM SCOTUS

    July 02, 2014

    Michael Gorman, associate professor of philosophy, and Bob Destro, law professor, were interivewed on Kresta in the Afternoon on Ave Maria Radio regarding the Hobby Lobby decision announced by the Supreme Court on June 30.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Hobby Lobby, Conestoga Wood in 5-4 Decision

    July 02, 2014

    University President John Garvey commented in the National Catholic Register on the Hobby Lobby decision’s implications for HHS lawsuits brought by religious nonprofits.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    A Victory for Religious Liberty

    July 01, 2014

    Robert Destro, professor of law, published an op-ed in America Magazine on the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores Supreme Court case.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly Special Report : Supreme Court decision on Hobby Lobby case

    July 01, 2014

    Melissa Moschella, assistant professor of philosophy, was interviewed outside of the Supreme Court on the outcome of Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al, v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc.

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  • Mark L. Rienzi J.D. Headshot

    Unreasonable buffer zones at abortion clinics struck down by Supreme Court

    June 30, 2014

    On June 26, the Supreme Court held 9-0 that a Massachusetts law providing a 35-foot protest-free zone outside abortion clinics in the state is an unconstitutional infringement of free speech. That case, McCullen v. Coakley, was argued personally by Law School Professor Mark Rienzi before the Justices in January.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

    Should government make it harder to get a divorce?

    June 30, 2014

    Melissa Moschella, assistant professor of philosophy, appeared on the Stossel show on Fox discussing whether the government should make it harder to get a divorce.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

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    June 30, 2014

    Melissa Moschella, assistant professor of philosophy, appeared on EWTN News Nightly discussing the conviction of a Vatican diplomat

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    Hobby Lobby: The Cost of Not Offering Health Insurance

    June 30, 2014

    Dean of the School of Business and Economics Andrew Abela published an op-ed on the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court case in the Daily Caller.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis Ph.D. Headshot

    What Should the U.S. Do About Iraq?

    June 26, 2014

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a June 25 National Catholic Register article about U.S. involvement in Iraq as fighters from the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria advance across the country.

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  • Use of Drones by the United States

    June 25, 2014

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, discussed the United States' use of drones to kill foreign terrorists on the June 24 edition of EWTN News Nightly.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    U.S. Bishops Seek to Match Vatican in Shifting Tone

    June 13, 2014

    President John Garvey was quoted in a June 12 New York Times article about how U.S. bishops are attempting to match the tone of messages from Pope Francis.

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  • Justices decline to hear Pa. case on mandatory life for juveniles

    June 10, 2014

    Cara H. Drinan, associate professor, law, was quoted in a June 9 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article about mandatory life sentences for juveniles.

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  • Stephen Gorbos D.M.A. Headshot

    Arvo Part enthralls audiences as music blends ancient, modern

    June 05, 2014

    Stephen Gorbos, assistant professor, music, and Sara Pecknold, doctoral candidate, music, were quoted in a June 4 Catholic News Agency/EWTN News article about Estonian composer Arvo Pärt.

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  • Architecture Students Design a Post-Height Act DC

    June 02, 2014

    CUA architecture students were challenged to rethink the Washington, D.C., skyline if current building height limitations didn't exist.

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  • Pope Francis Offered Glimpse of Unity Amid Deep Divisions in Holy Land

    May 30, 2014

    Theology Professor Pim Valkenberg was interviewed by the National Catholic Register on the Pope's recent visit to the Holy Land.

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  • Msgr. Paul McPartlan S.T.L., D.Phil. Headshot

    Catholic-Orthodox Communion: The Goal of Francis and Bartholomew

    May 28, 2014

    Msgr. Paul McPartlan, Carl J. Peter Professor of Systematic Theology and Ecumenism, was interviewed by John Burger with aleteia.org on the pope's trip to the Holy Land.

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  • Religio Tagle

    May 17, 2014

    Religio Magazine covered CUA's Baccalaureate Mass and the Homily by Archbishop Luis Antonio Tagle.

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  • Lucia Silecchia J.D. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly Silecchia

    May 13, 2014

    Law Professor Lucia Silecchia was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly to discuss Pope Francis' meeting with the UN. See below around the 15 minute mark.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Black Mass Pecknold

    May 13, 2014

    Assistant Professor of Theology Chad Pecknold was interviewed by Catholic News Agency and Vox.com on the Black Mass re-enactment at Harvard University.

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  • Tennis Coach Reaches NCAA Tourney in 53rd year on the Job

    May 09, 2014

    A May 8 Associated Press profiled Marty Dowd, head men’s tennis coach. Dowd has been at CUA for 53 and is leading the team to its first-ever NCAA Tournament.

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  • Cara H. Drinan J.D. Headshot

    NCRegister Drinan

    May 06, 2014

    Associate Professor of Law Cara Drinan was quoted in a National Catholic Register article on the death penalty.

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  • Pope Francis' Tweet About Inequality

    May 02, 2014

    IPR Graduate Fellow Robert Christian examines a recent tweet from Pope Francis for Time Magazine.

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  • 450th Anniversary of Shakespeare's Birthday

    April 24, 2014

    Michael Mack, associate professor, English, was interviewed about the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s birthday on the April 23 edition of EWTN News Nightly.

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  • Lucia Silecchia J.D. Headshot

    ENN Silecchia

    April 23, 2014

    Law Professor Lucia Silecchia appears on EWTN News Nightly for an Earth Day discussion.

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  • Mary G. Leary J.D. Headshot

    Lawmakers Broadening Their Focus to Fight Against an Array of Sex Crimes

    April 22, 2014

    Mary Leary, associate professor, law, was quoted in an April 21 New York Times article about Congressional legislated targeting a variety of sex crimes.

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  • A youthful journey to the cross

    April 16, 2014

    Catholic News Service covered CUA's traditional outdoor Stations of the Cross.

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    A Champion of Catholic Business Ethics

    April 16, 2014

    Andrew Abela, dean, business and economics, was featured in an April 16 Arlington (Va.) Catholic Herald article about his career and the relationship between ethics and the business world.

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  • Andreas Widmer M.A. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly - 2014-4-9

    April 14, 2014

    Andreas Widmer, director of entrepreneurship, was interviewed by EWTN Nightly News about his former job as a member of the Swiss Guard serving under Pope John Paul II.

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  • CUA Business School Baptizing the Free Market

    April 07, 2014

    How business leaders, graduates and students associated with the CUA School of Business and Economics say their goal is to transform how America does business.

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  • 40 days of Lent = 40 days of prayer

    April 07, 2014

    Senior Catilin Porter was interviewed by Catholic News Service on her Lenten devotion to prayer.

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  • David A. Jobes Ph.D., ABPP Headshot

    Did Kurt Cobain’s Death Lower the Suicide Rate in 1994?

    April 07, 2014

    David Jobes, professor of psychology, was quoted in a April 4 Newsweek article on suicide.

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  • Lori Pro-life

    April 04, 2014

    Catholic News Service ran a story on a lecture by Archbishop of Baltimore William E. Lori at Catholic University on what it means to be Pro-Life today.

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  • James F. Brennan Ph.D. Headshot

    Catholic University provost has deep Ocean State roots

    April 04, 2014

    An April 3 Rhode Island Catholic article profiled Provost James Brennan’s life and career.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope Francis's Call for Simplicity

    April 04, 2014

    Melissa Moschella, assistant professor, philosophy, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly on April 2 about remarks Pope Francis made on simplicity. Rev. Richard DeLillio commented for a story on Blessed John XXIII - "The Good Pope."

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  • Child's first 1,000 days critical to future health, experts say

    April 03, 2014

    Maria Sophia Aguirre, professor of economics, was quoted in an article on a congressional hearing, “The First One Thousand Days: Development Aid Programs to Bolster Health and Nutrition,

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  • D.C. mayoral hopefuls Bowser, Catania set for contentious race

    April 03, 2014

    John K. White, professor of politics, was quoted in an April 2 Washington Times story on the D.C. democratic primary.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    How might the pope and the president work together?

    March 28, 2014

    Politics Professor Stephen Schneck appeared on PBS Newshour March 27 to discuss the meeting between President Obama and Pope Francis.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    Ukrainian Catholics fearful of persecution

    March 28, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a March 26 Our Sunday Visitor (Huntington, Ind.) article about fears of Catholic persecution in Ukraine.

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  • ‘Under the Influence’ celebrates the Washington Color School

    March 28, 2014

    A Washington Post article reviewed the exhibit “Under the Influence: Reverberations of the Washington Color School,” which is sponsored by the Department of Art.

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    Businesses and Religious Freedom

    March 25, 2014

    Andrew Abela, dean of the School of Business and Economics, and Joseph Capizzi, associate professor of theology and religious studies, were interviewed recently about their book A Catechism for Business.

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  • Clifford S. Fishman J.D. Headshot

    Low-tech high court to weigh police search of smartphones

    March 25, 2014

    Clifford Fishman, professor, law, was quoted in an ABA Journal article about two Supreme Court cases involving whether the police may search the contents of a cellphone seized incident to the lawful arrest of a criminal suspect.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    Religious Oppression Feared in Ukraine

    March 17, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, was interviewed for a March 14 Catholic News Service video about the possible impact on religious liberty in Ukraine if Crimea joins Russia.

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  • Students Serve Over Spring Break

    March 14, 2014

    Students are participating in Habitat for Humanity projects and mission trips with the Office of Campus Ministry.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Pope Francis’ First Year: A Step Toward Unity

    March 14, 2014

    President John Garvey wrote a reflection of Pope Francis’ first year in the papacy for the National Catholic Register.

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  • Christopher Ruddy Ph.D. Headshot

    Lenten Observance Becoming More Widespread in Protestant Churches

    March 13, 2014

    Catholic University Theology and Religious Studies professors Christopher Ruddy and Michael Root were quoted in a March 12, 2014, Catholic News Service article about the growing popularity of the observance of Lent among Protestants.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    Ukraine’s churches unite behind nation, seek prayers for peace

    March 06, 2014

    Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean of the School of Theology and Religious Studies, and a priest of the Ukrainian Eparchy of St. Josaphat in Parma, was interviewed March 4 by Catholic News Agency on how religious groups are uniting to oppose Russia's use of troops in Crimea

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  • What are you giving up for Lent?

    March 06, 2014

    Rev. Justin Ross, O.F.M. Conv., associate chaplain for liturgy and worship, was interviewed for a March 5 WJLA/News Channel 8 story about what people are giving up for Lent.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

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    February 28, 2014

    Assistant Professor of Philosophy Melissa Moschella published an article in the National Review on parental rights.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

    A Vatican Wrap-Up

    February 28, 2014

    Assistant Professor of Philosophy Melissa Moschella was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly on changes in the Vatican and the election of new cardinals.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Facebook’s Shift on Gender Draws Catholic Criticism

    February 28, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor of moral theology, was quoted in a Feb. 26 story in the National Catholic Register on Facebook's expanded gender options.

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  • Church law not clear-cut on offering second-class relics for donation

    February 28, 2014

    Rev. Robert Kaslyn, S.J., dean of the School of Canon Law, was quoted in a Catholic News Service article on the proper treatment of saints relics

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    Pursuing Peace in Ukraine

    February 26, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, was a a guest on EWTN News Nightly on Feb. 19 to discuss the unrest in Ukraine.

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  • Melissa Moschella Ph.D. Headshot

    The Ethics of Whistle-Blowing

    February 17, 2014

    Melissa Moschella was interviewed by Religion & Ethics Newsweekly for a story on Edward Snowden.

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  • Rev. Michael Witczak S.L.D. Headshot

    Saint Valentine: The Man Behind the Myth

    February 17, 2014

    Associate Professor of Theology Rev. Michael Witczak was interviewed for a Christian Post story on Valentine's Day.

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  • Andrew Abela Ph.D. Headshot

    Careers with Meaning

    February 17, 2014

    Andrew Abela appeared on CatholicTV to speak about the school's one year anniversary.

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  • Catholic University Students Take Polar Bear Plunge

    February 11, 2014

    Student-athletes raised funds for Special Olympics D.C., as they participated in the 2014 Polar Bear Plunge on Feb. 7.

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    Dean Discusses Eastern Rite of the Catholic Church on EWTN

    February 11, 2014

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, was a guest on EWTN Live on Feb. 5 to discuss the Eastern Rite of the Catholic Church.

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  • ANALYSIS-White House hopes for fast-track trade hit political tangle

    February 03, 2014

    Green was quoted in a Rueters story in the Chicago Tribune including analysis on the State of the Union.

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  • Soap-Opera Economics

    February 03, 2014

    Abela's commentary in National Catholic Register remarks on why the idea of concrete love is useful to understanding Church teaching about the economy.

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  • John S. Grabowski Ph.D. Headshot

    Future of the Pro-life Movement

    February 03, 2014

    John Grabowski, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was interviewed for a Catholic News Service video about the future of the pro-life movement.

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  • Cara H. Drinan J.D. Headshot

    Young Offenders and Life Sentences

    January 30, 2014

    Cara Drinan talked about whether young criminal offenders convicted of murder and other serious crimes should be spared mandatory life sentences.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    Washington Post Quotes CUA faculty about upcoming meeting of President Obama and Pope Francis

    January 22, 2014

    Dean Andrew V. Abela of the School of Business and Economics, and Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies comment in this Washington Post article about President Obama's plan to meet with Pope Francis to discuss economic issues.

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  • CUA Law Professor Cara Drinan quoted about juveniles sentenced to lifelong prison terms

    January 22, 2014

    Associate Professor Cara H. Drinan criticizes states that have implemented the high court's decisions in a way the 'flouts the spirit of the decisions.'

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  • This is the Day

    January 17, 2014

    Jamila Evans was interviewed on This is the Day on March for Life preparations.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope Looks Beyond West With Cardinal Picks

    January 13, 2014

    Chad Pecknold and Stephen Schneck were quoted in a Wall Street Journal story on Jan. 12, 2014, on the Pope's appointment of new cardinals.

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  • Lucia Silecchia J.D. Headshot

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    January 10, 2014

    Law Professor Lucia Silecchia published an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal on Religious Freedom on Jan. 9.

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  • Copy Main Headline from Publication, or Subhed if Main Is Obtuse

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  • Very Rev. Mark Morozowich S.E.O.D. Headshot

    2013: A year that rocked the Church and Big Changes Projected in 2014

    January 06, 2014

    Catholic News Service produced two videos in which they talked to Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean of the School of Theology and Religious Studies, and Melissa Moschella, assistant professor of philosophy, about the Church in 2013 and expectations for 2014

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