• University Students Participate in CIA Mini-Simulation

    Recruiters from the CIA conducted an analytic simulation at The Catholic University of America in which 22  undergraduates acted as intelligence analysts during a mock health crisis in a fictional foreign country.

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  • Doctoral Student Awarded Grant for Research in Comparative Scripture

    Maria Enid Rodriguez, a doctoral student in the School of Theology and Religious Studies, was recently honored by the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) with a Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship.

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  • Business School to Offer Online Master of Science in Ecclesial Administration and Management

    Beginning this fall The Catholic University of America Busch School of Business and Economics will offer an online Master of Science in Ecclesial Administration and Management (M.E.A.M.).

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  • Timothy Noone

    Professor Delivers Inaugural Lecture as Fr. Kurt Pritzl, O.P., Chair of Philosophy

    In his first lecture as the Fr. Kurt Pritzl, O.P., Chair of Philosophy, Professor Timothy Noone honored the memory of the much-beloved priest who led the School of Philosophy prior to his death in 2011 with a talk on the history of philosophy.

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  • Enrique Pumar

    Sociology Chair Heads to Spain as Fulbright Lecturer

    Enrique Pumar, associate professor and chair of sociology, has been named a Senior Fulbright Lecturer. For two months, beginning April 27, he will be working at the University of Valladolid in Valladolid, Spain, lecturing and helping to create a research institute on international migration.

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  • Catholic University Choir Members Invited to Appear with Gustavo Dudamel and L.A. Philharmonic

    Choir members from The Catholic University of America will join several prestigious Washington, D.C., choral groups on April 26, 2018, in a performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony with the world-class Los Angeles Philharmonic conducted by internationally-renowned music director, Gustavo Dudamel, at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

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  • Washington Post Features Band Led By Catholic University Religious in Residence

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  • Research Day

    University Research Day Highlights Discovery and Collaboration

    Hundreds of members of the Catholic University community had the opportunity to share their academic findings during the University’s second annual Research Day, held across campus on April 20. The event, which was open to all undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, and staff members, was planned to showcase the wide range of research taking place throughout the University’s 12 schools.

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  • Cara Drinan

    Lawyer Petitioning for Commuted Sentence Says, Governor 'Should Be Commended'

    Cara Drinan, law professor at Catholic University, says “Governor [Terry] McAuliffe should be commended for commuting Mr. Teleguz's sentence to life without parole.”

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  •  Kevin Boudreau, M.F.A. acting candidate who plays Malcolm in Macbeth, is crowned by a resident of Sunrise Assisted Living

    Tour of Macbeth Hits Stages around Washington, D.C.

    Macbeth opens at Catholic University’s Hartke Theater tonight, Thursday, April 20. But, students who are cast in the production are already sharing it with the Washington, D.C., area community through a new program called CUActing tour.

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  • First-Year Experience students

    Learning in Community

    The University’s First-Year Experience program gives students a place to build friendships and discuss and debate in a community.

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    University Community Unites to Raise $324,678 in Founders Day Giving Challenge

    More than 1,000 individuals from The Catholic University of America community answered the April 10 Founders Day Giving Challenge, raising $324,678 in a record-breaking show of support and surpassing the original goal.

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  • Why Can’t a Feminist Be Pro-Life?

    Is it possible for an inclusive feminist movement to involve people with pro-life views? That was the question up for debate during a panel discussion held at The Catholic University of America on April 10.

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  • Vocation to Business class

    Business Course Helps Students Find Their Calling

    When teaching his signature course, Tools and Foundations for the Vocation of Business, Andreas Widmer asks questions that dare his students to think outside the textbook.

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  • Gary Sinise at Catholic University

    Actor and Veterans Advocate Gary Sinise Honored with University’s Gibbons Medal

    Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning actor Gary Sinise was honored with The Catholic University of America’s 2017 James Cardinal Gibbons Medal, the alumni association’s highest accolade.

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  • EU Ambassador

    European Union Ambassador Speaks on Foreign Affairs

    David O'Sullivan, ambassador of the European Union (EU) to the United States, talked to students, faculty, and staff about the state of the world during a discussion moderated by Carlos Franganillo, a Spanish National Television (TVE) correspondent.

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  • University Mourns Palm Sunday Terror Victims

    Catholic University issues statement mourning the deaths of Palm Sunday terror victims in Egypt.

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  • Cara H. Drinan J.D. Headshot

    Law Professor Supports Clemency Petition

    Catholic University Law Professor Cara Drinan is working with a team of lawyers who filed a clemency petition on behalf of Ivan Teleguz, who is scheduled to be executed in Virginia on April 25, 2017, unless Governor McAuliffe intervenes.

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  • Founders Day Challenge graphic

    Founders Day Challenge

    As we celebrate the 130th anniversary of our founding, it is fitting to look back with gratitude for the many blessings we have received and to look ahead with hope as we chart a course for years to come.

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  • Athletics Receives $1.5 Million for New Multi-Use Field and Outdoor Space

    Athletics Receives $1.5 Million for New Multi-Use Field and Outdoor Space

    Thanks to the generosity of Joe Carlini, B.M.E. 1984, vice chair of Catholic University’s Board of Trustees, and Christine Carlini, B.S.E. 1986, the University will break ground in early 2018 on new outdoor field space by the Raymond A. DuFour Athletic Center.

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  • Caileigh Nerney

    Senior Art Project Addresses Gun Violence

    Senior Caileigh Nerney says the Washington, D.C., location was one of the main reasons she chose to attend Catholic University. She never imagined that four years later the city would provide a dramatic backdrop to her senior thesis, “91 of US.”

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  • World War I students

    University Archives Chronicles U.S. Catholic Experience in World War I

    On the 100th anniversary of the United States’s entry into World War I, The Catholic University of America is making hundreds of pages of photographs, letters, scrapbooks, and other documents available online to the public free of charge in a new website.

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  • John E. Higgins Jr. Receives the John Fanning Center for Labor Studies Distinguished Achievement Award

    Catholic University’s Law students, alumni, and faculty gathered together for the semester’s final installment of the CUA Law Advantage In Action Series, this time with a focus on labor and employment law and co-hosted by the Law School’s John Fanning Center for Labor Studies.

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  • Catholic University Awarded NASA Cooperative Agreement for Space Science Research

    The Institute for Astrophysics and Computational Sciences, which is housed within The Catholic University of America Department of Physics, is part of a team of universities and educational institutions that was recently awarded a NASA cooperative agreement to establish a new Center for Research and Exploration in Space Science & Technology (CRESST II).

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  • Wall Street Journal Columnist Peggy Noonan to Address Graduates

    Peggy Noonan, a Wall Street Journal columnist, author, and former special assistant and speechwriter to President Ronald Reagan, will address the Class of 2017 at The Catholic University of America Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 13, 2017.

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