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    Catholic University to Open Academic Year with Mass of the Holy Spirit

    The Catholic University of America will celebrate the start of the academic year with its Mass of the Holy Spirit on Thursday, Aug. 31, at 12:10 p.m. in the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception Great Upper Church.

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  • Catholic University to Present Fall 2017 Drama and Music Events

    The Catholic University of America will present a full line-up of arts events this fall. The Department of Drama will bring two productions to the stage and students from the Benjamin T. School of Music will also have much to offer.

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  • Physics Professors Awarded Hubble Observing Time

    Steve Kraemer, chair of The Catholic University of America Department of Physics and director for the University’s Institute of Astrophysics and Computational Sciences, is part of a team of astrophysicists from around the world that was recently awarded observing time on the Hubble Space Telescope.

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  • Catholic University Professor/NASA Astrophysicist Available for Comment on Eclipse

    An astrophysicist from Catholic University will be in Atchison, Kan., on Aug. 21 to witness the historic solar eclipse. For the first time in 99 years, a total solar eclipse will sweep across the United States from coast to coast. Atchison lies in a stretch of land known as the "path of totality" for the eclipse.

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    VSL Participates in South African Leadership Program

    This summer, The Catholic University of America was selected as the first research university to participate in the South Africa Washington International (SAWI) program, which brings South African college students to Washington, D.C., to help prepare them for leadership positions in their own communities.

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  • Catholic University women's lacrosse team

    Women's Lacrosse Team Leads Nation in Honor Roll

    The Catholic University of America women's lacrosse team set the bar for the rest of the country in academic achievement during the 2017 season.

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  • Simeone Tartaglione conducting students

    Music Professor Named Conductor of Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Greater Washington

    Simeone Tartaglione, clinical assistant director of conducting, has been appointed principal conductor of the Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Greater Washington (PACO).

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  • Goli Yamini

    Biology Student Receives Prestigious Dissertation Fellowship

    Goli Yamini, a Ph.D. candidate in biology, was recently selected to receive an American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Dissertation Fellowship for the 2017-2018 academic year.

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  • Assistant Professor of Art Jonathan Monaghan works on his sculpture.

    Art Professor Creates Marble Sculpture Using 3D Software and Robotic Technology

    Assistant Professor Jonathan Monaghan was a resident artist at the 2017 Digital Stone Project (DSP) in Gramolazzo, Italy, earlier this summer, one of only 13 university educators and students from around the world selected to share their research and work on marble sculptures during the monthlong program.

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  • Catholic University Contributes to First-Ever Convocation of Catholic Leaders

    President John Garvey, Provost Andrew Abela, Deans William Bowman and Will Rainford, and two professors from The Catholic University of America participated in the recent Convocation of Catholic Leaders.

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  • Summer Business Institute students

    High School Students Create a Force for Good at Summer Business Institute

    Eighty-three rising high school juniors and seniors from 18 states and two countries came to Catholic University’s campus in June to take part in the Second Annual Summer Business Institute at the Busch School of Business and Economics.

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  • Sistine Chapel concert artwork

    Catholic University to Present Concert by Sistine Chapel Choir

    The Catholic University of America will present a free concert by the Sistine Chapel Choir on Sept. 20 as part of a three-city tour that marks the choir’s first visit to the United States in more than 30 years.

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  • University Honored for Marketing, Communication Efforts

    The Catholic University of America was honored with multiple awards recognizing web stories on the University homepage, The Catholic University of America magazine, and University marketing and advertising plans.

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  • President Garvey Addresses Federalist Society

    University President John Garvey addressed students and alumni from the Columbus School of Law earlier this month during a summer reception hosted by the Federalist Society.

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  • High School Students to Compete in Shark Tank at Catholic University

    More than 80 high school students from around the country will compete in a version of the popular TV show Shark Tank at 9 a.m. Friday, June 23, at The Catholic University of America, but with a twist.

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  • Origen Colloquium

    Discovery of Early Christian Texts Discussed during Origen Colloquium

    The discovery of lost homilies led The Catholic University of America Center for the Study of Early Christianity to devote a two-day colloquium to their exploration and interpretation.

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  • Group Shot

    Campus Ministry-Beacon House Collaboration Empowers Young Girls

    Since becoming a member of the Maryland-DC Campus Compact (MDCCC) in fall 2013, the Office of Campus Ministry has strengthened the University’s commitment to the neighboring northeast D.C. community.

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  • The Catholic University of America Adopts New Governance Structure

    On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, The Catholic University of America’s Board of Trustees adopted a new governance structure intended to permit greater lay participation in the affairs of the University while preserving its uniquely Catholic character.

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  • Act Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly

    University Students On a Mission

    Catholic University students and faculty participated last month in a variety of study abroad and community outreach opportunities in the United States and around the globe.

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  • Catholic University Mourns the Passing of Cardinal Lubomyr Husar

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  • Conference Marks 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation

    Prominent scholars from Catholic and Lutheran churches gathered at The Catholic University of America this week for a conference commemorating the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Protestant Reformation.

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  • President John Garvey Appoints New IPR Director

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  • Former IPR Director Featured in Crux

    Stephen Schneck, former director of Catholic University’s Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies (IPR), was featured in Crux on May 31 for his years of work promoting research from a distinctly Catholic perspective.

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  • Law Graduates 'Ready to Be an Example to Others'

    New graduates emerged strong and confident on May 26, as students concluded their law school careers to the cheers of family and friends during the Law School's 128th Commencement at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC.

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  • Music Professor Delivers TEDx Talk

    Maestro Simeone Tartaglione, conductor of the CUA Symphony Orchestra, gave a presentation at a TEDx event at Montgomery Blair High School in Silver Spring, Md.

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