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  • David Shumaker M.S. Headshot

    Print Books vs. Ebooks: Who's Up, Who's Down, and Where Are We Headed?

    David Shumaker, clinical associate professor, library science, published an article on print books v. ebooks in Information Today.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis Ph.D. Headshot

    The Roots of Polarization: Politics Without Morality and the Transcendent End

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, published commentary in the National Catholic Register about political polarization.

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  • Noonan: Pick up a book and change your world

    Commentary on Peggy Noonan’s commencement address was published in USA Today network papers. An excerpt was published by the New York Times in a wrap up of commencement speeches, and it was also referenced in a LI Herald op-ed

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  • Robin Darling Young Ph.D. Headshot

    Saving ancient Christian cultures…one story at a time

    Shawqi Talia, lecturer, Semitic and Egyptian Languages and Literatures; Robin Darling Young, associate professor, theology; and Ryann Craig, doctoral candidate, Semitics; were quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on University researchers working to preserve the culture of Christian communities who have left Iraq.

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  • For Ward Centre singers, ‘Everything Old Is New Again’

    The International Centre for Ward Music Studies at Catholic University was mentioned in a Catholic Virginian story about the Ward Centre of Richmond.

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  • Lucia Silecchia J.D. Headshot

    Elderly at special risk in a “throwaway culture”

    Lucia Silecchia, professor, law, published commentary in Crux on the United Nations World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.

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  • Julio Bermudez Ph.D. Headshot

    What will future houses of worship look like?

    Julio Bermudez, associate professor, architecture, published commentary with Religion News Service on the future of sacred spaces.

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  • Morning Glory discusses classical architecture with James McCrery

    James McCrery, assistant professor, architecture, appeared on the EWTN radio show Morning Glory to talk about classical architecture.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi Ph.D. Headshot

    Catholic social thought leaders join dicastery to promote human dignity

    Joseph Capizzi, executive director, Institute for Human Ecology, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on promoting Catholic social teaching.

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  • Michael  Pakaluk Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump and Laudato Si'

    Michael Pakaluk, professor ad interim, accounting ethics, published commentary in the Boston Pilot on President Trump’s decision to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris Climate Accord.

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  • Michael  Kimmage Ph.D. Headshot

    It’s time to take the idea of the West back from the populists

    Michael Kimmage, professor, history, published commentary in the Washington Post on populism and the idea of the West.

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  • How Millennials Are Reinventing the Priesthood

    Nicholas Morrison, philosophy major and seminarian at the St. John Paul II Seminary, was quoted in a Time story on millennials and the priesthood.

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  • Rev. D. Paul Sullins Ph.D. Headshot

    The Priests Who Pastor Beyond Retirement

    Rev. Paul Sullins, research professor, sociology, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on priests who pastor beyond retirement.

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  • Luanne D. Zurlo MBA Headshot

    Why the pope is wrong about “speculators”

    Luanne Zurlo, assistant professor, finance, published commentary in Crux on the Pope’s comments on speculators.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    Politics and the virtue of charity

    University President John Garvey published commentary in National Catholic Reporter on the Knights of Columbus.

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  • Hillary Clinton is starting a social welfare group. What does that mean?

    Roger Colinvaux, professor, law, published an article in The Conversation on the difference between social welfare nonprofits and charities.

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  • Ecumenical leaders call for context, nuance in Catholic-Lutheran dialogue

    The Arlington Catholic Herald and Catholic News Service produced several stories covering the conference commemorating the 500th anniversary of the reformation, which was co-sponsored by Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Catholic University's School of Theology and religious Studies, the Vatican's Pontifical Committee of Historical Sciences, and the U.S. bishops' Secretariat for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs.

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  • Stephen Schneck Ph.D. Headshot

    A decade of championing Church teaching on economics, immigration, and poverty

    Stephen Schneck, former director of IPR, was interviewed by Crux for a story on his years at the head of the institute and its history.

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  • Mark L. Rienzi J.D. Headshot

    White House Acts to Roll Back Birth-Control Mandate for Religious Employers

    Mark Rienzi, associate professor, law, was quoted in a New York Times article on plans to roll  back federal requirements on religious employers to provide birth control through insurance plans.

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  • John Garvey J.D. Headshot

    College presidents appeal to homeland security for student migrants

    University President John Garvey was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on college presidents appealing to Homeland Security to protect student migrants.

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  • Rev. D. Paul Sullins Ph.D. Headshot

    Nebraska Senator Warns of ‘Peter Pan Epidemic’: Should Catholics Worry?

    Rev. Paul Sullins, research professor, sociology, and Andreas Widmer, director, entrepreneurship, were quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the “Peter Pan Epidemic.”

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  • Chad C. Pecknold Ph.D. Headshot

    Melania Trump and her Faith

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about Melania Trump and her faith. 

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

    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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