2017

  • Msgr. Stephen J. Rossetti, D.Min., Ph.D. Headshot

    The hidden world of addiction and recovery among women religious

    September 21, 2017

    Msgr. Stephen Rossetti, research professor, was quoted in a Global Sisters Report story on addiction and recovery services for women religious.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    South Korea to Send Humanitarian Aid to North, Keeping Diplomatic Channels Open

    September 21, 2017

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, and fellow, Institute for Policy Research, was quoted in a Voice of America story on diplomatic relations between South and North Korea.

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

    Diocese Names Board to Oversee Clergy Sex Abuse Allegations

    September 21, 2017

    Eileen Dombo, professor, social work, was named to a panel to oversee clergy sex abuse allegations in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese. The Associated Press reported on the panel. 

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  • G. Grayson Wagstaff, Ph.D. Headshot

    Sistine Chapel Choir comes to Catholic University of America

    September 21, 2017

    Sophomores Cecilia Leskowicz and Katarina Ivancik were quoted in a WJLA story on the masterclass by the Sistine Chapel Choir.

    Grayson Wagstaff, dean, music, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story previewing the Sistine Chapel Choir performance. Quotes from that story were published in a story at Aleteia.

    Catholic News Service covered a workshop taught by the maestro of the choir. 

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Why We Should Care About ‘Human Ecology’

    September 20, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, and fellow, Institute for Human Ecology, published an article on Human Ecology in The Stream.

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  • Claes G. Ryn, Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump’s UN address reflects tensions of Catholic social teaching

    September 20, 2017

    Claes Ryn, professor, politics, and director, Center for the Study of Statesmanship, was quoted in a Crux story on President Trump’s address to the UN.

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  • Students for Life Launch 'Sock It to Planned Parenthood' Campaign

    September 19, 2017

    Samuel Matthews, freshman, was quoted in a Townhall story on the Sock it to Planned Parenthood campaign by Students for Life.

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    In Key Supreme Court Case, Department of Justice Backs Christian Baker

    September 19, 2017

    Robert Destro, professor, law, and director, Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story about a lawsuit involving a Christian baker and a same-sex wedding.

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    It's not the end of the world this weekend

    September 19, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was quoted in an Independent Mail story on some claims that the world will end in coming weeks.

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  • Jack Yoest, M.B.A. Headshot

    As White House Chief of Staff, Gen. John Kelly is Using Same Tactic That Won WWII

    September 18, 2017

    Jack Yoest, assistant professor, management, analyzed the management style of White House Chief of Staff John Kelly in the Stream.

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  • Millennial Pro-Lifers Are Lights Amid the Darkness

    September 16, 2017

    Lawrence Grayson, visiting scholar, philosophy, published commentary in National Catholic Register about millennial pro-lifers.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    The prerogative power belongs to kings, not presidents

    September 15, 2017

    University President John Garvey’s monthly Catholic News Service column on “The prerogative power belongs to kings, not presidents” was published.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    In bid to amend Communications Decency Act, Congress must side with trafficking victims

    September 15, 2017

    Mary Leary, professor, law, published commentary in The Hill on the Communications Decency Act and trafficking victims. Leary was also quoted in an Ars Tehnica story on the CDA, and in Bloomberg News. She co-wrote an op-ed in Huffington Post with alumnus Kevin Ryan on trafficking victims. 

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  • Ph.D. Paves Seminarians’ Path to the Catholic Priesthood

    September 14, 2017

    Seminarian Jaime Maldonado-Avilés was interviewed for a National Catholic Register story about seminarians pursuing holy orders after earning a Ph.D.

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    Leeway in liturgical language?

    September 14, 2017

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, published commentary in Our Sunday Visitor explaining the recent change to canon 838 of the Code of Canon Law. 

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    What would Jesus do about ‘Dreamers’? Not what Trump did, Christian leaders say

    September 13, 2017

    Joseph Capizzi, director, Institute for Human Ecology, was quoted in a Yahoo! News article about the Christian defense of DACA. He was also quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on DACA.

    Matthew Green, professor, politics, was quoted in an Angelus News story on DACA.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Amy Barrett, a faithful judge

    September 13, 2017

    University President John Garvey published commentary in the Washington Examiner on the Amy Barrett, a Catholic federal judge nominee. President Garvey's op-ed was cited in articles at CatholicCulture.org and America Magazine, and an editorial in the Examiner. He was also interviewed for a story in The Atlantic. His quote in America was referenced in a Deseret News story. President Garvey appeared on Fox New's Journal Editorial Report. 

    Catholic News Agency published a story that quoted President Garvey's commentary, and quoted Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology.

    Pecknold was also quoted in a National Review story, and published commentary in the Wall Street Journal. 

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    Defying Vatican, Belgian religious brothers will continue to offer euthanasia

    September 12, 2017

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on Belgian Brothers of Charity announcing they will continue offering euthanasia. His quote also appeared in a Spanish-language AP story. 

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope Francis questions whether Trump is really ‘pro-life’

    September 11, 2017

    Jay Richards, research professor, was quoted in a Washington Times story about republicans and the pro-life label.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    John Garvey on DACA-ENN 2017-09-01

    September 08, 2017

    University President John Garvey appeared on EWTN News Nightly to talk about DACA and immigration reform in light of Catholic teaching. He was quoted in Crux and Catholic News Agency on DACA. He appeared on Relevant Radio's Morning Air (min. 42:10). His statement on DACA was mentioned in an America story.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Garvey: Francis fosters new look at Church authority and higher education

    September 08, 2017

    University President John Garvey published a Q&A with Crux about the Pope Francis Effect in Catholic higher education in America.

    The July interview was referenced in a September Crux story on the anniversary of the Land O'Lakes statement. 

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN Live - 2017-09-06 - Jay Richards

    September 06, 2017

    Jay Richards, research professor, business, appeared on EWTN Live to talk about business and economics from a Catholic perspective.

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  • Hope is not selfish, it seeks the good of the whole community

    September 04, 2017

    David Elliot, assistant professor, moral theology, was interviewed in Crux on hope in today’s world.

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  • Catholic Identity College Guide

    September 03, 2017

    The Catholic University of America was listed in the National Catholic Register’s Catholic Identity College Guide.

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  • G. Grayson Wagstaff, Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope’s Choir Visits US for First Time in Decades

    September 01, 2017

    Grayson Wagstaff, dean, and Timothy McDonnell, director, choral studies and the Institute of Sacred Music, were quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the upcoming visit of the Sistine Chapel Choir.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    At Mass of the Holy Spirit, cardinal encourages CUA students to share faith through actions

    September 01, 2017

    University President John Garvey was quoted in the Catholic Standard’s coverage of the Mass of the Holy Spirit.

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

    New Ukrainian Catholic bishops in U.S. envision a missionary church

    August 31, 2017

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on new Ukrainian Catholic bishops in the U.S.

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    Argentine pastoral letter: ‘Accompaniment’ in marriage must be faithful

    August 31, 2017

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was quoted in a Crux story on an Argentine pastoral letter on Amoris Laetitia.

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  • Msgr. Stephen J. Rossetti, D.Min., Ph.D. Headshot

    Nationals players share their faith with the community at Faith Day

    August 30, 2017

    Msgr. Stephen Rossetti, research professor, theology, and Catholic chaplain of the Washington Nationals, was quoted in an Arlington Catholic Herald story on the Nationals’ Faith Day.

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  • Rev. Jude DeAngelo, M.Div. Headshot

    Make a joyful sound at Catholic University

    August 30, 2017

    Rev. Jude de Angelo, chaplain, was quoted in an Our Sunday Visitor story on Force of Habit, a band consisting of four Dominican sisters who lived on campus, Fr. Jude, and a Dominican friar.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    Meet the most powerful man in the House

    August 28, 2017

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a CNBC story on Mark Meadows. 

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  • Claes G. Ryn, Ph.D. Headshot

    War without End Amen

    August 26, 2017

    Claes Ryn, professor, politics, and director, Center for the Study of Statesmanship, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on U.S. troop presence in Afghanistan. 

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  • The rise of the ‘alt-right’ – how should the Church respond?

    August 24, 2017

    Phillip de Mahy, doctoral candidate, politics, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on the “alt-right.”

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  • EWTN Live - 2017-08-23

    August 23, 2017

    Aaron Dominguez, dean, arts and sciences, was the guest on EWTN Live.

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  • John S. Grabowski, Ph.D. Headshot

    Polyamory and the American mainstream

    August 23, 2017

    John Grabowski, associate professor, moral theology, was quoted in an Our Sunday Visitor story on polyamory.

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Total Solar Eclipse Is an Encounter With the Creator, Invitation to Discovery: Jay Richards

    August 20, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, was quoted in a Christian Post story on the solar eclipse.

     

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    Eclipses, religion and a man named Termite

    August 19, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was interviewed by a USA Today network paper on the solar eclipse and it’s links to religion.

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  • John S. Grabowski, Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN Pro-Life Weekly

    August 18, 2017

    John Grabowski, associate professor, moral theology, appeared on EWTN Pro-Life Weekly to talk about the link between contraception and abortion in the UK.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

    North Korea: Could a First Strike Be Just?

    August 18, 2017

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, published commentary in National Catholic Register on whether a military strike on North Korea could be classified as just.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    For Bobby Scott, a District Carved in Calm

    August 18, 2017

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a Roll Call story on Rep. Robert C. Scott, a Virginia democrat, who recently held a town hall.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Catholic responsibility toward hunger

    August 17, 2017

    David Cloutier, associate professor, moral theology, was interviewed by Catholic News Service’s digital team on Catholics’ responsibility to help the hungry. He was also quoted in a print story.

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  • Sandra L. Hanson, Ph.D. Headshot

    Science called a pipeline that ‘leaks’ women and girls

    August 17, 2017

    Sandra Hanson, professor, sociology, was quoted in a Record story on girls in science. It was on a talk she delivered at the Louisville Free Public Library.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Taking the Dog for a Walk

    August 16, 2017

    University President John Garvey’s August column for Catholic News Service reflected on walking dogs, and walking with Christ.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    Just-war tests not met in North Korea situation, ethicists say

    August 16, 2017

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, and Joseph Capizzi, director, Institute for Human Ecology, professor, moral theology, were quoted in a Catholic News Service story on just war theory and North Korea.

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  • EWTN Pro-Life Weekly

    August 11, 2017

    Catherine Pakaluk, assistant professor, economics, was interviewed on EWTN Pro-Life Weekly about St. Teresa Benedicta (Edith Stein).

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    A theologian's take on how to avoid conflict with North Korea

    August 11, 2017

    Joseph Capizzi, director, Institute for Human Ecology, professor, moral theology, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on how to resolve conflict with North Korea.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    Chamber Joins In Opposition Of Sex Trafficking Bill

    August 11, 2017

    Mary G. Leary, professor, law, filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court last year. She was quoted in a Law 360 article on the important need for the CDA to be clarified in the common sense narrow approach proposed by Senator Portman.

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  • Venigalla B. Rao, Ph.D. Headshot

    Anthrax & Plague: How 1 Vaccine Could Protect Against 2 Bioterror Threats

    August 11, 2017

    A study involving the Department of Biology was reported on in Live Science. The study found that one vaccine can potentially protect against two of the biggest bioterrorism threats - plague and anthrax.

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  • How to View the Solar Eclipse Without Damaging Your Eyes

    August 09, 2017

    Michael Kirk, researcher, physics, was quoted in a Health article on how to safely view the eclipse.

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  • Nora M. Heimann, Ph.D. Headshot

    Pray for Artists

    August 09, 2017

    Nora Heimann, chair and professor, art, was on EWTN News Nightly about the relationship between art and the Catholic Church

    She was also interviewed for EWTN Radio's Morning Glory Show on Pope Francis's message to artists and the connection with environmental care. 

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  • Time to Re-Boot the War Debate in Congress`

    August 06, 2017

    William Smith, research fellow and managing director, Center for the Study of Statesmanship, had an op-ed published in The American Conservative about rebooting the war debate in Congress.

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  • Rise of the Young Traditionalists

    August 04, 2017

    Friar Israel Sebastian N Arauz-Rosiles, O.F.M. Conv., seminarian, was quoted in a National Review story on the rising number of young traditionalist Catholics.

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  • The Personal Is Always Political: A Conversation with David Walsh

    August 03, 2017

    David Walsh, professor, politics, talked about his latest book, Politics of the Person as the Politics of Being, in an podcast produced by Liberty Law Talk, a feature of the online Library of Law and Liberty.

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  • Sandra Barrueco, Ph.D. Headshot

    Padres tienen que involucrarse

    August 02, 2017

    Sandra Barrueco, associate professor, psychology, was featured in an El Pregonero story about how immigrant parents need to be involved in order for their children to succeed academically.

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  • Students embark on ‘Summer By Rail’ journey at Penn Station

    July 31, 2017

    Caitlyn Boyle and Victoria Principato were mentioned in a Metro story on their “Summer by Rail” trip across the United States by Amtrak, that will end with them arriving in Washington, D.C. for the start of the school year.

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  • Trevor Lipscombe, Ph.D. Headshot

    David Jones, British chemist and ‘court jester in the palace of science,’ dies at 79

    July 31, 2017

    Trevor Lipscombe, director, The Catholic University of America Press, was quoted in a Washington Post obituary of British chemist David Jones.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    Transgender military ban applauded for respecting biology, the common good

    July 28, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on President Trump’s ban of people who identify as transgendered from serving in the military.

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    Kurdistan: A proven sanctuary and ‘safe haven’ for refugees

    July 26, 2017

    Robert Destro, professor, law, and director, IPR; and Carole Leary, co-director with Destro of the Iraqi Kurdistan Religious Freedom Project; published commentary in the Washington Times on refugees in Kurdistan and how to protect Christians in the Middle East.

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  • Andreas Widmer, M.A. Headshot

    Relevant Radio - July 26, 2017

    July 26, 2017

    Andreas Widmer, director, entrepreneurship, was interviewed on Relevant Radio about business and the school’s upcoming Good Profit conference.

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    10 brasileños, que te harán creer en la ciencia nacional

    July 26, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was listed as one of “10 Brazilians that will make you believe in national science” in Pysnnoticias.

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Charlie Gard’s fate was at mercy of British government, not parents

    July 24, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, was quoted in a Washington Times story on the Charlie Gard case and parental rights.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    Nation's capital remembers former US Opus Dei head

    July 24, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on the legacy of Fr. Arne Panula, former U.S. vicar of Opus Dei, and director of the Catholic Information Center in Washington, D.C.

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

    Chester Bennington's death puts spotlight on suicide and mental health

    July 21, 2017

    David Jobes, professor, psychology, completed a study in 2014 indicating that suicide rates fell after the death of Kurt Cobain in 1994. The study was referenced in a Duetsche Welle story on the death of Chester Bennington.

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  • Andreas Widmer, M.A. Headshot

    Freedom From or Freedom For?

    July 20, 2017

    Andreas Widmer, director, entrepreneurship, published an essay on economic freedom with the Heritage Foundation.

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  • ‘Great War’ Brought US Catholics Into Mainstream

    July 19, 2017

    W. John Shepherd, associate archivist, was quoted in a Catholic News Story article that was reposted by The Tablet on World War I and Catholics. It was originally published in 2014.

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  • Melissa Moschella, Ph.D. Headshot

    Euthanasia mindset looms over disabled baby's legal fight, ethicist warns

    July 19, 2017

    Melissa Moschella, assistant professor, philosophy, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on parental rights of a baby born with a disabling medical condition.
    Bob Destro, professor, law, and director, IPR, was quoted in an Our Sunday Visitor story about Charlie Gard and parental rights.

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  • Julia Young, Ph.D. Headshot

    Mass deportation isn’t just inhumane. It’s ineffective.

    July 18, 2017

    Julia Young, assistant professor, history published commentary in The Washington Post on why deportation is ineffective.

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  • Carlos Reimers, Ph.D. Headshot

    2017’s Best & Worst Places for First-Time Home Buyers

    July 17, 2017

    Carlos Reimers, assistant professor, architecture, was interviewed by WalletHub for a story giving advice for first time homebuyers.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    What Civilta Cattolica’s analysis of US Christianity missed

    July 17, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency critique of Civilta Cattolica’s analysis of US Christianity. He was also quoted in a Catholic World Report analysis of the piece. 

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    Bishops Call for Nuclear Elimination but Forget Need for Modernization and Maintenance

    July 17, 2017

    Joseph Capizzi, director, Institute for Human Ecology, and professor, ethics, published an article in Providence on the bishops’ call for nuclear elimination.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Anniversary of Land O'Lakes Statement on Catholic Universities

    July 17, 2017

    University President John Garvey published commentary in the National Catholic Register on the 50th anniversary of the Land O'Lakes Conference. He was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the response to the statement and was mentioned in an Our Sunday Visitor story on the statement. 

    The University and former president Bishop David M. O’Connell were mentioned in an America story on the statement.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    The company of good people

    July 16, 2017

    University President Garvey’s monthly Catholic News Service column was on the company we keep.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Benedict Option Relies on an 'Off-Kilter Emphasis' on Sexual Sin

    July 13, 2017

    Joseph Capizzi, director, Institute for Human Ecology, and professor, moral theology, was quoted in a PJ Media story about a July 12 discussion at the National Press Club titled “Responding to the Benedict Option.” Capizzi participated in the discussion.

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  • Our choice: Life over death

    July 12, 2017

    Lawrence P. Grayson, visiting scholar, philosophy, published commentary in Our Sunday Visitor on society’s disregard for life.

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  • John S. Grabowski, Ph.D. Headshot

    Despite Melinda Gates' wishes, the Pope can't change Church teaching

    July 12, 2017

    John Grabowski, associate professor, moral theology and ethics, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story about comments by Melinda Gates who has said that she is “optimistic” the Catholic Church will change church teaching on contraception in order to help women in developing countries.

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  • Images of Faith Preserved at Capitol Attest to Role of Religion in U.S.

    July 12, 2017

    Timothy Meagher, associate professor, history, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story about artwork in the nation’s capital that highlights the influence of religion in U.S. history.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Catholic Church says no to gluten-free communion. Here’s why.

    July 11, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was quoted in a Washington Post story on the substance of bread and wine used at the Eucharist.

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  • Bad Multiculturalism in College, Bad Foreign Policy in Real World

    July 11, 2017

    William Smith, research fellow and managing director of the Center for the Study of Statesmanship, published an op-ed in The American Conservative on bad multiculturalism being taught in colleges.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    Relevant Radio Drew Mariani Show - July 10

    July 10, 2017

    Joseph Capizzi, professor, moral theology, director, Institute for Human Ecology, was interviewed about nuclear weapons on the Drew Mariani Show. 

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    Upcoming Aug. 21 solar eclipse thrills astronomers and parishioners

    July 10, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story about the upcoming solar eclipse on Aug. 21.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Should the works of mercy come with free swag?

    July 05, 2017

    David Cloutier, associate professor, moral theology, was quoted in a U.S. Catholic story on charitable consumerism.

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  • Antonio F. Perez, J.D. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly - 2017-07-05

    July 05, 2017

    Antonio Perez, professor, law, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly on Just War Theory and North Korea.

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

    Avoiding sexual assault: How parents can discuss a tough topic with kids

    July 05, 2017

    Eileen Dombo, associate professor, social work, was interviewed by WTOP on how to talk to children about avoiding sexual assault.

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  • Frederic Sautet, Ph.D. Headshot

    Libérons la croissance française en nous inspirant des politiques qui ont sauvé la Nouvelle-Zélande

    July 04, 2017

    Frederic Sautet, associate professor, published an op-ed in l’Opinion using New Zealand economic reform as a possible model that France should consider today.

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  • In Fourth of July ceremony, 22 immigrants become U.S. citizens

    July 04, 2017

    Teresa Nieves-Chinchilla, research associate, Institute for Astrophysics and Computational Sciences, was quoted in a Baltimore Sun article for being one of 22 people who became naturalized citizens on the fourth of July.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Archbishop Lori: Like Doubting Thomas, God frees us from fear for mission

    July 03, 2017

    University President John Garvey was quoted in Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore’s homily for the closing Mass of the USCCB’s Fortnight for Freedom.

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  • How Are Priests Trained?

    June 30, 2017

    Deacon Andrew Clyne, seminarian, wrote about priestly formation for Our Sunday Visitor’s The Catholic Answer.

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

    Eucharist and Ecology?

    June 30, 2017

    Msgr. Paul McPartlan, Carl J. Peter Professor of Systematic Theology and Ecumenism, published an article in Our Sunday Visitor’s The Catholic Answer on the ecological crisis as a spiritual crisis.

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  • Lucia Silecchia, J.D. Headshot

    Is There Pro-Life Research for Alzheimer’s Disease?

    June 30, 2017

    Lucia Silecchia, professor, law, spoke on EWTN’s Pro-Life Weekly on care for the elderly.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    The wisdom of calling God our Father

    June 27, 2017

    University President John Garvey’s June column for Catholic News Service, “The wisdom of calling God our Father,” was published.

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  • Winergy, architecture and design for Pantelleria

    June 26, 2017

    Lavinia Fici Pasquina, associate professor, architecture, was mentioned along with her students in several Italian publications about “Winergy,” an exhibition of student work in Piana di Ghirlanda.

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Joe Pags Show | Jay Richards on the Republican-led House panel voting to gut Dodd-Frank

    June 24, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, was interviewed on Newsmax to discuss Dodd-Frank.

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  • The Sanctification of Work

    June 21, 2017

    Max Torres, director of management, was interviewed on Kresta in the Afternoon on the sanctification of work.

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  • Michael  Kimmage, Ph.D. Headshot

    Marshall Plan's 70th anniversary witnesses crack in US-Europe alliance

    June 21, 2017

    Michael Kimmage, professor, history, was interviewed on CGTN TV on the Marshall Plan’s 70th anniversary.

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  • Rev. Jude DeAngelo, M.Div. Headshot

    Author says rosary 'can help us achieve peace in the world'

    June 21, 2017

    Rev. Jude DeAngelo, chaplain, and Victoria Conaway, recent graduate, were quoted in a Catholic News Service story on praying the rosary. Conaway was also interviewed for a video to accompany the story.

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  • The Drew Mariani Show - Jun 20, 2017

    June 20, 2017

    Laurance Alvarado, lecturer, management, was interviewed on June 20 on The Drew Mariani Show program on Relevant Radio about the Whole Foods/Amazon merger.

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  • David Shumaker, M.S. Headshot

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

    June 20, 2017

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

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  • Online Masters Program for Priests

    June 19, 2017

    Mario Enzler, MEAM program director, was interviewed by EWTN Vaticano in Rome to talk about the new Master of Science in Ecclesial Administration and Management (MEAM).

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

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

    June 19, 2017

    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

    June 19, 2017

    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

    June 16, 2017

    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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  • Where Are They Now: Mark Weber

    June 15, 2017

    Mark Weber, executive in residence, business, was profiled as a featured executive in the WashingtonExec.

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  • The Drew Mariani Show - Jun 15, 2017

    June 15, 2017

    Stewart McHie, MSBA program director, was interviewed on June 15 on The Drew Mariani Show program on Relevant Radio about Fox dropping their "fair and balanced" slogan because it was so readily mocked. He discussed advertising and how repetition, even of false claims, has the ability to change people's minds.

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

    June 15, 2017

    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”

    June 15, 2017

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

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    People-to-People Engagement with North Korea

    June 14, 2017

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, published a blog with the Peterson Institute for International Economics on engagement with North Korea.

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  • Julio Bermudez, Ph.D. Headshot

    What will future houses of worship look like?

    June 14, 2017

    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

    June 14, 2017

    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

    June 13, 2017

    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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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    Crise afugenta cientistas e transfere pesquisas do Brasil: "Na penúria"

    June 12, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was interviewed by UOL on the crisis in Brazialian economy and scientists leaving the country.

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  • Michael  Pakaluk, Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump and Laudato Si'

    June 09, 2017

    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

    June 08, 2017

    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

    June 08, 2017

    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

    June 07, 2017

    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”

    June 06, 2017

    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

    June 02, 2017

    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?

    June 01, 2017

    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

    May 31, 2017

    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

    May 31, 2017

    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

    May 29, 2017

    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

    May 27, 2017

    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?

    May 26, 2017

    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

    May 25, 2017

    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

    May 24, 2017

    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

    May 23, 2017

    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

    May 23, 2017

    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

    May 23, 2017

    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

    May 22, 2017

    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

    May 19, 2017

    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

    May 19, 2017

    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

    May 19, 2017

    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

    May 19, 2017

    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

    May 17, 2017

    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

    May 16, 2017

    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

    May 16, 2017

    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

    May 15, 2017

    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

    May 15, 2017

    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

    May 12, 2017

    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

    May 11, 2017

    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

    May 10, 2017

    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.?

    May 09, 2017

    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

    May 08, 2017

    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

    May 06, 2017

    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

    May 05, 2017

    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

    May 04, 2017

    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

    May 02, 2017

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

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  • Julio Bermudez, Ph.D. Headshot

    Awe

    May 01, 2017

    Julio Bermudez, associate professor, architecture, was quoted in a Texas Architect story on the relationship between the mind and the environment.  

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    Pope Francis's Trip to Egypt

    May 01, 2017

    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

    May 01, 2017

    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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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    In Trump's first 100 days, Catholics find a mixed bag

    April 29, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on President Trump’s first 100 days.

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  • John K. White, Ph.D. Headshot

    Pope Francis' quiet but powerful rebuke of Donald Trump's self-centered politics

    April 28, 2017

    John Kenneth White, professor, politics, wrote an op-ed in the New York Daily News on Trump’s first 100 days in the presidency, and Pope Francis.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    ‘City of God’: Beyond Trump’s first 100 days

    April 28, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was interviewed in a column in Angelus News about Trump’s first 100 days and Pecknold’s Twitter course on Augustine’s City of God.

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  • John K. White, Ph.D. Headshot

    Historians assess the promise and paradox of JFK at his centenary

    April 27, 2017

    John Kenneth White, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on John F. Kennedy.

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  • Four nuns have formed a band at Catholic U. It’s called Force of Habit.

    April 23, 2017

    The Washington Post wrote about the University’s sisters in residence and how they connect with students through their band, Force of Habit. Catholic News Agency blogged about the story. 

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  • John S. Grabowski, Ph.D. Headshot

    Religious Views on Fertility Treatments

    April 22, 2017

    John Grabowski, associate professor, moral theology, was quoted in a USA Today story on surrogacy, and one on how faith communities view fertility treatments.

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  • Can Pro-Lifers Be Feminist?

    April 22, 2017

    Angela Knobel, associate professor, philosophy, was mentioned in a Catholic News Service story on a panel discussion on being pro-life and feminist hosted by the Institute for Human Ecology. The panel was also covered by Catholic News Agency, Aleteia and Human Life International's Truth and Charity Forum.

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    Supreme Court Scrutinizes Key Missouri Religious-Discrimination Case

    April 21, 2017

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story about the results of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia, Inc. v. Comer Supreme Court case.

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  • Why a Yale neuroscientist decided to change careers — and is now becoming a priest

    April 21, 2017

    Jaime Maldonado-Aviles, third year seminarian, was interviewed by The Washington Post about his path from neuroscientist to seminarian.

    Catholic News Agency created a video about his journey. 

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  • Stephen Schneck, Ph.D. Headshot

    Retiring Catholic U prof plans to continue engaging in public policy debates

    April 20, 2017

    Stephen Schneck, director, IPR and associate professor, politics, was interviewed by Catholic News Service on his love of politics, history at IPR, and upcoming retirement.

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  • Michael Root, Ph.D. Headshot

    Conference to look at Luther’s impact 500 years after Reformation

    April 20, 2017

    Nelson Minnich, professor, Church history, and Michael Root, professor, theology, were quoted in a Catholic News Service article on the upcoming conference at Catholic University on the 500th anniversary of the reformation.

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  • How Three Washington Colleges Are Shaping Their Neighborhoods

    April 14, 2017

    Washingtonian Magazine ran a story on three colleges shaping their neighborhoods that featured Catholic University’s Monroe Street Market development.

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  • Rising Star: Tim Keith

    April 14, 2017

    Tim Keith, senior biomedical engineering major, was profiled on ABC7 as a “Rising Star.”

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    At home, rebel Republican lawmakers pay no price for defying Trump

    April 13, 2017

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a Reuters story on Freedom Caucus members.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

    Was President Trump Right to ‘Punish’ Syria With Missile Strikes?

    April 13, 2017

    Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on just war theory and the recent missile strikes in Syria.

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  • Cara H. Drinan, J.D. Headshot

    Three Reasons Why Virginia May Execute an Innocent Man

    April 13, 2017

    Cara Drinan, professor, law, published commentary in Huffington Post on a scheduled execution in Virginia and why the governor should grant clemency.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Trump erred in hitting Syria without Congressional green light

    April 12, 2017

    University President John Garvey published an op-ed in Catholic News Service on the missile strike in Syria.

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  • Will Trump’s plan for religious freedom make churches the next SuperPACs?

    April 12, 2017

    Roger Colinvaux, director, law and public policy program, was quoted in an Angelus News story on the consequences of a repeal of the Johnson Amendment.  

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    Arkansas Bans Sex-Selective Abortions

    April 12, 2017

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the banning of sex-selective abortions.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    Websites where children are prostituted are immune from prosecution. But why?

    April 12, 2017

    Mary Leary, professor, law, published an op-ed in the Washington Post about steps congress could take to help keep children safe from being victimized and trafficked.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    How To Keep Christ in Holy Week

    April 11, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about how to keep Christ in Holy Week.

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  • Cara H. Drinan, J.D. Headshot

    Christian Leaders Ask Governor McAuliffe to Halt Teleguz Execution

    April 10, 2017

    Cara Drinan, professor, law, was interviewed in a NBC29 (Charlottesville, Va.) story on Christian leaders asking Gov. Terry McAuliffe to halt an execution.

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  • Michael  Pakaluk, Ph.D. Headshot

    How to Get There from Here

    April 08, 2017

    Michael Pakaluk, professor ad interim, business, published commentary on the love of learning in The Catholic Thing.

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  • Antonio F. Perez, J.D. Headshot

    Were Missile Strikes in Syria "Just War"?

    April 07, 2017

    Antonio F. Perez, professor, law, appeared on EWTN News Nightly to discuss the moral question raised by the U.S. missile strike against Syria, whether the President's use of military force is considered a just war.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    What Catholic Leaders Say about Missile Strikes in Syria

    April 07, 2017

    Joseph Capizzi, professor, moral theology, was interviewed by Catholic News Agency about U.S. missile strikes in Syria.

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  • Michael  Pakaluk, Ph.D. Headshot

    Sacramental Confession as a Glance at the Bronze Serpent

    April 07, 2017

    Michael Pakaluk, professor ad interim, business, published commentary in the Boston Pilot on confession.

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    Catholic News Agency on recent Chemical Attack in Syria

    April 05, 2017

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on the recent chemical attack in Syria.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    Defunding Planned Parenthood Puts GOP on the Hot Seat

    April 04, 2017

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on healthcare reform and defunding Planned Parenthood.

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Effect of "Bathroom Bills on Economy

    April 03, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, was quoted in a Washington Times story on bathroom bills.

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    Reforms of the Roman Curia

    March 31, 2017

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was interviewed for an America story on reforms of the Roman Curia.

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  • Catholic University Partners with NASA

    March 30, 2017

    Several outlets, including WTOP, the Washington Business Journal, and the Baltimore Sun, reported on Catholic University’s partnership with the University of Maryland and Howard University with NASA for the Center for Research and Exploration in Space Science and Technology (CREST II).

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  • Catholic News Service covers Panel on Archives

    March 30, 2017

    Catholic News Service covered a panel on archives of religious orders that was hosted by IPR.

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  • Archbishop Gomez on Immigration

    March 30, 2017

    Catholic News Agency and El Pregonero ran stories on Archbishop Jose Gomez’s talk at CUA on Tap on immigration.

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  • Catholic University, Peggy Noonan & ‘Fireworks in Heaven’

    March 30, 2017

    Kathryn Jean Lopez, alumna and editor-at-large of National Review Online, published a positive reaction to the announcement of Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan as commencement speaker.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

    Just War Theory and North Korean Threat

    March 29, 2017

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, published commentary in National Catholic Register on just war theory and the current threat posed by North Korea.

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  • Kevin Forbes, Ph.D. Headshot

    EWTN News Nightly Interview on Climate Change

    March 28, 2017

    Kevin Forbes, associate professor, economics, was interviewed by EWTN News Nightly on Donald Trump’s climate change executive order.

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Pro-Life Advocates Demanding Reconciliation Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood

    March 27, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, was quoted in a Washington Times story about pro-life advocates demanding a reconciliation bill to defund Planned Parenthood.

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  • Seminarian's Call to Vocation Covered by Post

    March 26, 2017

    Seminarian Anthony Ferguson shared his call to religious vocation in the Washington Post Style section.

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    Duilia de Mello, a mulher das estrelas e galáxias

    March 25, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was interviewed by Catraca Livre about her career in science.

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  • Review: ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ at The Catholic University of America

    March 25, 2017

    The School of Music’s performance of ‘Lucia di Lammermoor’ was reviewed by DC Metro Theater Arts.

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  • William L.  Daniel, J.C.D., Ph.D. Headshot

    What is Neil Gorsuch's religion? It's complicated

    March 22, 2017

    William Daniel, assistant professor, canon law, was quoted in a CNN story about Neil Gorsuch’s religious background.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Trump-Ryan Cure for Obamacare: What’s in Play

    March 22, 2017

    Matthew Green, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the GOP plan to replace the Affordable Care Act.

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  • Role Catholic Faith Plays in College

    March 22, 2017

    Veronica McCarthy, senior politics major, was quoted in a Trenton Monitor story on the role faith plays in college.

    The Monitor also wrote about the annual National Collection and contributions from Trenton. 

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  • CUA Law Student Veda Rasheed (3E) Selected as a Law Student of the Year by The National Jurist Magazine

    March 20, 2017

    Veda Rasheed, law student, was profiled in The National Jurist magazine as Mid-Atlantic Law Student of the Year.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    The empty chaos of today’s art might be telling us something

    March 20, 2017

    University President John Garvey published his monthly column in Catholic News Service on a distinctively Catholic vision of the arts.

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    What will the US do next for ISIS genocide survivors?

    March 20, 2017

    Robert Destro, professor, law, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on a Knights of Columbus donation of $2 million to help persecuted Christians.

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  • Msgr. Thomas J. Green, S.T.L., J.C.D. Headshot

    Will Pope Francis Allow Married Men to Become Priests?

    March 20, 2017

    Msgr. Thomas Green, Stephan Kuttner Distinguished Professor of Canon Law, and Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, were quoted in an Atlantic story on Pope Francis saying he’s open to the possibility of ordaining married men as priests.

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  • Michael  Kimmage, Ph.D. Headshot

    Germany's Angela Merkel visit to US

    March 17, 2017

    Michael Kimmage, professor, history, was interviewed for CGTN America about the first meeting of President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. 

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  • St. Patrick’s Day Events Highlight an Irish Divide Over Trump

    March 16, 2017

    Timothy Meagher, associate professor of history, was quoted in a New York Times story on Irish-Americans, politics, and immigration.

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  • Maryann  Cusimano Love, Ph.D. Headshot

    UN peace-making forum responds to Pope Francis, demonstrates optimism

    March 15, 2017

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, was quoted in a National Catholic Reporter story on a March 2 peace making forum at the United Nations.

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  • Need seen for bringing Catholic-Muslim dialogue to wider U.S. public

    March 15, 2017

    Rev. Sidney Griffith, professor emeritus, Semitics, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on the need for more Catholic-Muslim dialogue.

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  • Msgr. Stephen J. Rossetti, D.Min., Ph.D. Headshot

    Will Pope Francis Allow Married Men to Become Priests?

    March 13, 2017

    Msgr. Stephen Rossetti, clinical associate professor, theology, was quoted in a Washington Post story on Pope Francis saying he is open to the possibility of ordaining married men as priests.

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    A brasileira que pode ajudar a Nasa a descobrir a origem da Terra

    March 12, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was interviewed in Exame Magazine about her career and work with NASA and the James Webb telescope.

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  • William D. Dinges, Ph.D. Headshot

    Anti-Catholic preacher - nothing new in Oregon

    March 08, 2017

    William Dinges, professor, religion and culture, was quoted in a Catholic Sentinel article on Bible Preachers who protest Catholics in Oregon.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    Pyeongtaek: A US base, Americana in rural South Korea

    March 06, 2017

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, was quoted in an Al Jazeera story on the town surrounding Camp Humphreys base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea.

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

    The horror of Ukraine's forgotten famine still casts a shadow

    March 06, 2017

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, and Michael Kimmage, associate professor, history, were quoted in a Catholic News Agency on Holodomor, an induced famine in Ukraine.

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  • Lucia Silecchia, J.D. Headshot

    EWTN Pro-life Weekly - 2017-03-03

    March 06, 2017

    Lucia Silecchia, professor, law, appeared on EWTN's Pro-life Weekly to discuss Washington, D.C.'s assisted suicide laws.

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    Security in the Aftermath of ISIS

    March 03, 2017

    Robert Destro, professor, law, co-authored an article in The American Interest on Security in the Aftermath of ISIS.

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  • Catholics called to stand against ‘alt-right’ views but seek dialogue

    March 03, 2017

    Robert Christian and Daniel Petri, graduate students in politics and IPR fellows, published commentary in Crux on why they believe no Christian can support the alt-right.

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  • Stamp honoring President Kennedy offers reminder of his enduring legacy

    March 03, 2017

    Maria Mazzenga, education archivist, was quoted in a Crux story about a new stamp honoring John F. Kennedy.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    New program at Catholic University promotes economic stability in the inner city through small business growth

    March 02, 2017

    University President John Garvey; William Bowman, dean, business; Robert Keith, entrepreneur-in-residence; and Andreas Widmer, director of entrepreneurship; were quoted in a Catholic Standard story on the kick off of the Initiative for a Competitive Inner City. See below.Keith was also quoted in an El Pregonero story.

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  • Paul Scherz, Ph.D. Headshot

    Christianity is engaging Artificial Intelligence, but in the right way

    March 02, 2017

    Paul Scherz, assistant professor, moral theology, published commentary in Crux on Artificial Intelligence and Church teaching.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    A divided nation has a surprising consensus on one problem

    March 02, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, wrote about recent political poll results in his weekly Washington Examiner column.

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  • Summer Programs to Enrich Catholic Students

    March 02, 2017

    The Light the World summer camp program was mentioned in a Catholic Digest listing of summer camps for high school students at Catholic colleges.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Church & Transgender Identity

    March 01, 2017

    David Cloutier, associate professor, theology, published an essay in Commonweal on transgender identity and the Church.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    Supreme Court hears case of Mexican teen shot at border

    March 01, 2017

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story on the Supreme Court case involving a Mexican teen shot dead by a border patrol agent.

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    POPE FRANCIS' VISION OF A MERCIFUL CHURCH LEAVES HIM OPEN TO ACCUSATIONS OF BEING SOFT ON PRIESTS WHO ABUSE CHILDREN

    March 01, 2017

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was quoted in a Tablet story on mercy and serial abusers in the Church.

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  • Review: ‘SISSY Accompanied by Johann Sebastian Bach and a Mouse’ at The Catholic University of America’s Hartke Theatre

    March 01, 2017

    MFA Playwriting student Garret Milton’s play “SISSY” was reviewed by DC Metro Theater Arts.

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  • Entering Lent in the Digital Age

    March 01, 2017

    Student Angela Fragale was interviewed about why she posted an #Ashtag to social media on Ash Wednesday.

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  • Athletes face unique challenges on, off campus Schools help students deal with the internal and external pressures of sports and college life

    March 01, 2017

    Michael Phelan, associate campus minister for men’s ministry, retreats, and athletics, Becky Hoisl, senior education major, and Patrick Quintana, alumnus, were quoted in Our Sunday Visitor stories on fostering faith in athletes during college.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    At his funeral friends praise faith and humanity of Michael Novak

    March 01, 2017

    University President John Garvey was quoted in a Crux story on the funeral of Michael Novak.

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  • What Benefits Can I Get After Graduation?

    February 27, 2017

    Kyra Lyons, assistant vice president, alumni relations, was quoted in an Arlington Catholic Herald story on benefits offered to college alumni.

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  • Brookland: Where Change and Charm Collide

    February 27, 2017

    DC’s Urban Turf blog wrote about the Brookland neighborhood, which borders the University.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    Saint Peter's Chair

    February 22, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, wrote about the Feast of the Chair of St. Peter for First Things.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    The Sexual Exploitation of Minors and Trafficking

    February 22, 2017

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was quoted in an Our Sunday Visitor article on the sexual exploitation of minors and trafficking.

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  • Lucia Silecchia, J.D. Headshot

    International Human Rights

    February 22, 2017

    Lucia Silecchia, professor, law, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly on international human rights (minute 14:27)

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump wants to cut red tape? He should start with the CFPB.

    February 22, 2017

    Jay Richards, research professor, business, published commentary in the Hill on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

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  • The Collection of Ethiopian Manuscripts

    February 22, 2017

    Monica Blanchard, curator Semitics/ICOR Collections, was interviewed by EWTN News Nightly on the collection of Ethiopian religious manuscripts

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Why Appeal the Johnson Amendment? There is Wisdom in it

    February 22, 2017

    University President John Garvey’s monthly Catholic News Service column was published on why not to repeal the Johnson Amendment.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Resignation of General Flynn

    February 21, 2017

    Joseph Capizzi, professor, moral theology, was interviewed on EWTN News nightly on the resignation of General Flynn.

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  • Melissa Moschella, Ph.D. Headshot

    Does Donald Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Believe the Constitution Is God's Law?

    February 21, 2017

    Melissa Moschella, assistant professor, philosophy, was interviewed about morality and natural law for a Mother Jones story on Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Politics of Good Media, Bad Media

    February 20, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, wrote about media, politics, and truth for his Washington Examiner column.

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  • Msgr. Stephen J. Rossetti, D.Min., Ph.D. Headshot

    Celibacy is not the Cause of Sexual Abuse of Priests

    February 20, 2017

    Msgr. Stephen J. Rossetti, research associate professor, traveled to Colombia as a consultant to the Papal Commission on the Protection of Minors. He gave six workshops to bishops, priests, religious, and lay professionals engaged in the work of child protection. His visit was covered by the country's largest newspaper, El Tiempo.

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  • Andreas Widmer, M.A. Headshot

    Michael Novak, Catholic Scholar Who Made Moral Case for Capitalism, Dies at 83

    February 20, 2017

    Andreas Widmer, director of entrepreneurship, published commentary in the Washington Post and Crux on Novak.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Vice of Luxury

    February 20, 2017

    David Cloutier, associate professor, theology, took part in a podcast on the vice of luxury

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    Historic Anglican- Use Parish Faces Challenges in Bid to Join Ordinance

    February 20, 2017

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the the suspension of a pastor at an Anglican-use parish in Texas.

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  • Michael Novak, Catholic Scholar Who Made Moral Case for Capitalism, Dies at 83

    February 20, 2017

    Max Torres, Centesimus Annus Della Ratta Family Foundation Endowed Professor, business, published commentary on Novak in Our Sunday Visitor.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Religion and Lying

    February 20, 2017

    David Cloutier, associate professor, theology, was interviewed in a Religion News Service article on “alternative facts” and the immorality of lying.

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  • Megan M. La Belle, J.D. Headshot

    In Defense of the Federal Circuit: TC Heartland and Patent Venue

    February 20, 2017

    Megan M. La Belle, associate professor, law, coauthored an article at Patently-O on the federal circuit and patent law.

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    Milênio: A astrofísica brasileira Duilia de Mello e a parceria com a Nasa

    February 20, 2017

    Duilia de Mello, professor, physics, was interviewed by Globo News TV about her career in science. 

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  • Michael  Pakaluk, Ph.D. Headshot

    Remembering Michael Novak

    February 20, 2017

    Michael Pakaluk, professor ad interim, business, published an essay in the Catholic Thing on Michael Novak. 

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  • Why We Need a Religious Freedom Move from Trump

    February 16, 2017

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, was interviewed by Catholic News Agency on President Trump and religious freedom.

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  • Why the American Creed isn't Working

    February 15, 2017

    He also published a column on why the American creed isn’t working for the Washington Examiner.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    St. Valentine, Martyr

    February 15, 2017

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, systematic theology, published an essay on St. Valentine in First Things

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  • John S. Grabowski, Ph.D. Headshot

    Valentine's Day and Amoris Laetitia

    February 15, 2017

    John Grabowski, associate professor, moral theology, and his wife Claire, were interviewed for a story in Crux on Valentine’s Day and Amoris Laetitia.

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  • Keep Dark Money Out of Charity

    February 15, 2017

    Roger Colinvaux, professor of law, participated in a debate over the Johnson Amendment in U.S. News & World Report.

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  • Luanne D. Zurlo, MBA Headshot

    Trump Executive Orders Tackle Immigrants and Refugees

    February 15, 2017

    Luanne Zurlo, assistant professor, finance, commented on the social ramifications of immigration policy in the National Catholic Register.

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  • Aaron Michael Butts, Ph.D. Headshot

    Couple Donates Ethiopian Manuscripts to Catholic University

    February 15, 2017

    Aaron Butts, assistant professor, semitics, was quoted in a Catholic News Service story on the donation of Ethiopian prayer scrolls (related video posted within story).

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    U.S.- Japan Relations

    February 15, 2017

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, published commentary in the Washington Post Monkey Cage blog on U.S.-Japan relations

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Catholic Universities in Academia

    February 15, 2017

    John Garvey, University President, was quoted in a National Catholic Reporter story on the role of Catholic universities in academia.

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  • Melissa Moschella, Ph.D. Headshot

    Live Debate on Abortion

    February 09, 2017

    Melissa Moschella participating in a New York Times Facebook Live debate on abortion.

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  • The Dignity of Work

    February 09, 2017

    The National Catholic Register mentioned Arthur Brooks’ lecture in an editorial about the dignity of work.

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  • Luanne D. Zurlo, MBA Headshot

    Balancing Compassion, Sovereignty, and Security in Immigration Reform.

    February 09, 2017

    Luanne Zurlo published commentary in The Stream on balancing compassion, sovereignty, and security in immigration reform.

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  • Enrique S. Pumar, Ph.D. Headshot

    President Trump and Immigration Policy

    February 09, 2017

    Enrique Pumar appeared on Digalo Aqui to discuss President Trump and immigration policy.

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  • John K. White, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Pride We're Losing in Our President

    February 09, 2017

    John White published commentary in New York Daily News on the pride we’re losing in our president.

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  • Lucia Silecchia, J.D. Headshot

    "Rejecting a View That Any Human Life is Dispensable"

    February 08, 2017

    Lucia Silecchia published commentary in the Environmental Forum magazine titled “Rejecting a View that Any Human Life is Dispensable.

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  • America Needs Work

    February 08, 2017

    Max Torres wrote on capitalism and free markets in First Things.

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  • Overturning Roe vs. Wade

    February 06, 2017

    Michael Pakaluk’s remarks to the Massachusetts Caucus at the March for Life were published in the Boston Pilot.

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  • Michael Root, Ph.D. Headshot

    500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation

    February 06, 2017

    Michael Root was on Religion & Ethics Newsweekly to talk about the commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

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  • Growth of U.S. Hispanic Population a Blessing

    February 06, 2017

    The Hispanic Innovators of Faith lecture was covered by the Catholic Standard and picked up by Catholic News Service.

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  • Trump and Trade: A Catholic Take

    February 06, 2017

    Jay Richards was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on international trade agreements.

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  • African American Sainthood causes Illustrate the Beauty of Everyday Holliness

    February 06, 2017

    Servant of God Sister Thea Bowman, who earned her doctorate from Catholic University, was mentioned in a wrap-up of African-American causes for sainthood in the National Catholic Register.

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  • Monroe Street Market has created a true "college town" feel

    February 06, 2017

    Washingtonian ran an article about how Monroe Street Market has created a true “college town” feel in Northeast D.C.

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  • Digitization preserving Catholic news

    February 03, 2017

    Tim Meagher was quoted in a story by Catholic News Service on the digitization of Catholic news.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    What makes a University Catholic?

    February 03, 2017

    John Garvey, President of The Catholic University of America, discusses how to build a great Catholic university which upholds both academic freedom and fidelity to mission in Commonweal Magazine.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Conference aims to debunk 'higher standard of living fallacy'

    February 03, 2017

    David Cloutier was interviewed by Crux on IPR’s recent Erroneous Autonomy conference and how he feels we need to reframe issues to better illustrate our larger commitments.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    We've allowed a culture that devalues women to blossom

    January 30, 2017

    Mary Leary published commentary in National Review on how our culture has allowed misogyny, which is now reflected politically.

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  • Angela  Knobel, Ph.D. Headshot

    Why can't one be pro-life and pro-woman?

    January 30, 2017

    Angela Knobel published an op-ed in the Washington Examiner reflecting on the Women’s March and March for Life arguing against the idea that feminists cannot be pro-life

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