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  • Joseph E. Capizzi Ph.D. Headshot

    President Trump meets with Pope Francis at Vatican

    Joseph Capizzi, professor, moral theology, was interviewed by the Associated Press on the meeting of President Trump and Pope Francis.

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    What to expect in Trump's meeting with the Pope

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology, was interviewed on WUSA9 about interactions between Pope Francis and President Trump.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Why Manchester attack could unite Pope Francis and Donald Trump

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was interviewed by Radio France International on what to expect in the meeting of President Trump and Pope Francis.

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  • Paul Scherz Ph.D. Headshot

    Why head transplants won't disprove the existence of God

    Paul Scherz, assistant professor, theology, was interviewed for a Catholic News Agency story on the ethics of human head transplant surgery and whether it would render belief in God irrelevant.

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

    Anti-border wall Pope Francis to meet President Trump — behind Vatican wall

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology, was quoted in a Washington Times story on the upcoming meeting between President Trump and Pope Francis. 

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  • 'You Can Achieve It': Woman Who Was Once Homeless Earns Master's Degree

    Petrina Williams, who recently graduated with a Master’s in social work, was featured in a News4 story about how she turned her life around from being homeless to now earning a master’s degree.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    Gingrich's appointment as Vatican ambassador gets mixed reviews

    Stephen Schneck, former director, IPR, was interviewed for a National Catholic Reporter story on the nomination of Callista Gingrich to serve as U.S. ambassador to the Holy See.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    Health Care Bill Awaits Senate Scrutiny

    Stephen Schneck, former director of IPR, and Robert Destro, professor, law, were quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the American Health Care Act.

     

     

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  • V. Bradley Lewis Ph.D. Headshot

    The Pope and the President: Their First Meeting Will Be Worth Watching Closely

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story about the upcoming visit of President Trump with Pope Francis. 

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  • Chinese activist’s US residency won't slow his human rights work

    Chen Guangcheng, distinguished visiting fellow, IPR, was interviewed by Fox News on the fifth anniversary of his arrival in the U.S. on his work for human rights.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Good examples of virtue

    University President John Garvey published his May column in Catholic News Service on commencement speakers and honorary degree recipients.

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  • Nicholas Dujmovic Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump Claims ‘Absolute Right’ to Disclose Information to Russia

    Nicholas Dujmovic, visiting professor, politics, was quoted in a Bloomberg politics story on President Trump reportedly sharing intelligence information.

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  • Recipient of CUA President’s Award seeks to ‘boldly live out’ faith in her career

    Meredith Eib, recent graduate, music, was profiled by the Catholic Standard.

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  • Julia Young Ph.D. Headshot

    Mexican Migration History in the Era of Border Walls

    Julia Young, assistant professor, history, published a blog on Mexican migration in the era of border walls with historians.org.

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

    Pope’s Shrine Visit Illuminates Challenge to Church Over Apparitions

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article on the pope’s trip to Fatima for the 100th anniversary of the apparition of Mary.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Trump nominee wrote on Catholic judges and the death penalty

    University President John Garvey was named in a Catholic News Agency story as a coauthor (with recently-nominated federal Judge Amy Coney Barrett) of an article on Catholic judges sitting over death penalty cases.

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  • Kurt Martens J.C.D. Headshot

    Questions Follow Release Of Church Reorganization Plan

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was quoted in a Hartford Courant story on the consolidation of parishes in the Archdiocese of Hartford.

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  • Andrew Yeo Ph.D. Headshot

    South Korea just elected a new president. Will there be new friction with the U.S.?

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, published a blog in the Post’s Monkey Cage blog on the recent South Korean presidential election.

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  • Business 101 for Pastors

    William Bowman, dean, business, and Mario Enzler, director, M.E.A.M., were quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the school’s new Master of Science in Ecclesial Administration and Management (M.E.A.M.) degree.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Trump’s Executive Order Praised as Key ‘First Step’ Protecting Religious Freedom

    University President John Garvey and Robert Destro, professor, law, were quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the May 4 executive order on religious freedom.

    Mark Rienzi, associate professor, law, and President Garvey were quoted in a Crux story on the executive order and the Little Sisters of the Poor. 

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  • Matthew Green Ph.D. Headshot

    House hard-liners, known for obstruction, learning to govern

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a story on the Freedom Caucus in the Christian Science Monitor.

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  • Mark L. Rienzi J.D. Headshot

    President Trump Recognizes Little Sisters of the Poor, CUA Law Professor

    Mark Rienzi, associate professor, law, and his clients, the Little Sisters of the Poor, were recognized May 4 in a ceremony at the White House, where President Donald Trump signed an executive order protecting religious liberty.

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  • Wegmans Among Businesses Putting Catholic Social Teaching to Good Use

    William Bowman, dean, business, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on Catholic businesses.

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  • Robert A. Destro J.D. Headshot

    Pope Francis's Trip to Egypt

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about the Pope’s visit to Egypt.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    Democratic Pro-Lifers Vow to Fight Party’s Pro-Abortion Edict

    Stephen Schneck, retired director, IPR, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the comments made by democrats that party members must support legal abortion.

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