2018

February 14, 2017
  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    Jeff Sessions says the Bible justifies family separation. Does it?

    June 15, 2018

    Joseph Capizzi, professor, moral theology and ethics, and executive director, Institute for Human Ecology, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story about the Trump administration’s use of the Bible to justify its “zero-tolerance immigration policy,” which includes the separation of immigrant children from their parents.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    Kim-Trump meeting relies on guarantees of denuclearization

    June 10, 2018

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, was a panelist for a Voice of America program for Korean audiences along with Amb. Thomas Hubbard discussing the U.S.-North Korea summit. He was also quoted in Veja magazine (Brazil) on the topic.  

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

    Discussions of Latin-Rite Married Priests Gets Serious in Amazon Region and Quebec

    June 08, 2018

    Father Paul Sullins, research associate professor, sociology, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on discussion of Latin-rite married priests.

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  • Aaron Dominguez, Ph.D. Headshot

    The Relationship Between Science and Catholicism

    June 08, 2018

    Aaron Dominguez, dean, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly on the religion and science conference that took place at Catholic University. The University was mentioned in a Catholic News Service story as a host of the recent conference. 

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Georgetown summit looks to Francis in overcoming polarization

    June 07, 2018

    David Cloutier, associate professor, theology, was referenced in a Crux story on a recent summit he participated in on overcoming polarization in the Church.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    Abe is worried of being sidelined on North Korea issues

    June 07, 2018

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, appeared on CNBC to discuss Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's decision to meet with U.S. President Donald Trump

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  • Catholic U. board proclaims confidence in leadership

    June 05, 2018

    The Washington Post, Chronicle of Higher Ed, and Catholic News Agency covered the Board's passing of the University's Academic Renewal Plan.

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  • ABC7 Toyota Team Player - Catholic Baseball's Jack Ropelewski

    June 04, 2018

    Jack Ropelewski, sophomore, baseball player, was recognized as ABC7 WJLA’s Toyota Team Player of the Week.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    Women discuss the Sexual Revolution in light of #metoo

    June 04, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was quoted in Catholic News Agency and Arlington Catholic Herald stories on #MeToo and the sexual revolution.

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  • CUA appoints new dean of music, drama, and art

    May 30, 2018

    Jacqueline Leary-Warsaw, appointed dean of the School of Music, was mentioned in a Catholic News Agency story about her appointment.

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  • While Entertaining Audiences Worldwide, These Married Musicians Have Always Inspired Each Other

    May 30, 2018

    Simeone Tartaglione, clinical assistant professor, instrumental music and conducting, and Alessandra Cuffaro, instructor, violin, were profiled in a Delaware Today story about the married couple and how music brought them together. Cuffaro was profiled in The Town Courier (Gaithersburg). 

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  • Major growth for group highlighting faith-science harmony

    May 26, 2018

    The University was mentioned in a Catholic News Service article as host of an upcoming conference of the Society of Catholic Scientists.

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  • Las memorias dan fortaleza “Dios les da las peores batallas a sus mejores guerreros”

    May 25, 2018

    The University was mentioned in an El Pregonero story on the production of "Oyeme, the Beautiful" hosted by the University with the Hispanic Heritage Foundation, Montgomery County, and Imagination Stage.

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  • Plasma rain in the sun’s atmosphere falls in surprising places

    May 24, 2018

    Emily Mason, doctoral candidate, physics, was quoted in a Science News article about plasma rain.

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  • New Vatican document on economy given high marks in U.S.

    May 24, 2018

    William Bowman, dean, business and economics, was quoted in a Catholic News Service article about the new Vatican document on the economy, “Considerations for an Ethical Discernment Regarding Some Aspects of the Present Economic-Financial System.”

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    We’re meant for joy, and a belly laugh is a good reminder

    May 23, 2018

    University President John Garvey published his monthly commentary with Catholic News Service on joy and laughter.

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  • ABC7 WJLA Coach of the Week: Meghan McDonogh

    May 22, 2018

    Meghan McDonogh, women’s lacrosse coach, was profiled as ABC7’s coach of the week.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    How the feds failed to investigate employees suspected of viewing child porn at work

    May 22, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was quoted in a two-part story in Washington Times on a registered sex offender who hid his conviction from his employer, the federal government.

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    Pope’s Handling of Sex-Abuse Case Shows Political Savvy

    May 21, 2018

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article about Pope Francis’s handling of the situation involving the bishops of Chile who have offered to resign in the wake of the sex abuse crisis in the South American country.

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  • Accompanying families, reaching out to youth recurring Encuentro themes

    May 19, 2018

    Catholic News Service covered Region IV Encuentro, part of the National Fifth Encuentro process to discern priorities and strategies on Hispanic ministry, which was held at Catholic University.

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  • Cara H. Drinan, J.D. Headshot

    Probation Numbers Should Be Drastically Decreased, Casey Report Urges

    May 18, 2018

    Cara Drinan, professor, law, was interviewed by Juvenile Justice Information Exchange about a report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation which argues that too many young offenders are still being placed on probation.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    US Embassy Move to Jerusalem Highlights Religious Perspectives

    May 18, 2018

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, systematic theology, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story about the May 14 opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem.

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  • Fixating On Performance Metrics Can Hurt Your Company

    May 17, 2018

    Jerry Muller, professor, history, was interviewed by Chief Executive about his new book The Tyranny of Metrics. He also appeared on BBC Radio discussing the book. 

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  • After Cecile Richards, What’s in Store for Planned Parenthood?

    May 17, 2018

    William Bowman, dean, Busch School of Business and Economics, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story about Planned Parenthood and its former CEO, Cecile Richards.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    As their parents get older, who will care for people with disabilities?

    May 17, 2018

    David Cloutier, associate professor, moral theology and ethics, was quoted in an America story about the shortage of new nonprofit group homes in the United States for people with cognitive disabilities.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    The politics of prayer or, why the speaker fired the House chaplain — and then reinstated him

    May 16, 2018

    Matt Green, professor, politics, was quoted in an Angelus News story about the attempt by House Speaker Paul Ryan to force the House chaplain, Rev. Patrick Conroy, S.J., to resign his post halfway through his term.

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  • Vincent Kiernan, Ph.D. Headshot

    ASCO 2018: How a major medical meeting uses embargoes to shape the news, and what the consequences may be

    May 16, 2018

    Vincent Kiernan, dean, Metropolitan School of Professional Studies, was quoted in a HealthNewsReview story about pre-reporting on preliminary, pre-published medical studies.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Graduates urged to proclaim 'a new American story' of 'holiness, heroism'

    May 14, 2018

    Catholic News Service covered the University’s May 12 Commencement ceremony. The story mentioned remarks made by University President John Garvey. First Things published an adaptation of Archbishop Jose Gomez's address. An NPR story on religion and political priorities quoted the speech by the archbishop. 

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  • Maryann  Cusimano Love, Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump broke the Iran deal. Can the church help reduce tensions?

    May 09, 2018

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, and fellow, IPR, had a piece published in America on the Iran nuclear agreement.

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  • Chinese dissident: Trump, don’t trade away democratic values

    May 03, 2018

    Chen Guangcheng, fellow, Institute for Policy Research, had an op-ed published in WorldPost about President Donald Trump, the Chinese regime, and the rule of law and human rights.

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  • Joseph E. Capizzi, Ph.D. Headshot

    How should Catholics respond to migration caravans?

    May 02, 2018

    Joseph Capizzi, professor, moral theology/ethics, and executive director, Institute for Human Ecology, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency piece about petitions from asylum seekers encamped along the U.S. border with Mexico.

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  • Julio Bermudez, Ph.D. Headshot

    Orthodox Church plans for its future but not at the expense of its past

    April 30, 2018

    Julio Bermuduz, professor, architecture, and director of the Sacred Space and Cultural Studies graduate concentration, was quoted in a Dodge City Daily Globe story about the decisions a parish faces when it outgrows its church.

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  • Michael  Kimmage, Ph.D. Headshot

    Michael Kimmage discusses US, EU economic ties following US sanctions against Russia

    April 27, 2018

    Michael Kimmage, professor, history, was interviewed by CGTN America about economic ties between the United States and the European Union following U.S. sanctions against Russia.  

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  • Puerto Rican students study on the mainland

    April 25, 2018

    Lynn Mayer, vice provost and dean of undergraduate studies, and Chris Lydon, vice president for enrollment management and marketing, were quoted in an Our Sunday Visitor story about students from Puerto Rico who enrolled at Catholic University in the wake of Hurricane Maria’s devastation of the island. Also quoted in the story were Desiree Cordero Rios and Hector Bencosmen, students from Puerto Rico who are enrolled at the University.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    Ashland Housing | Overdose Deaths | Portland Housing | Sex Trafficking Law

    April 24, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was interviewed on Oregon Public Radio’s Think Out Loud show about the new Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act, which was recently signed into law.  

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  • Nicholas Dujmovic, Ph.D. Headshot

    The CIA Is Getting a Private-Sector Makeover

    April 19, 2018

    Nicholas Dujmovic, visiting assistant professor, intelligence studies, was quoted in a Bloomberg article about Brian Bulatao, chief operating officer of the CIA.  

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  • Lucia Silecchia, J.D. Headshot

    Recalling Pope Benedict XVI’s Human-Rights Appeal

    April 18, 2018

    Lucia Silecchia, professor, law, had an op-ed published in the National Catholic Register on the 10th anniversary of Pope Benedict XVI’s address to the United Nations General Assembly.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    Discussing the Main Agenda of the Trump-Abe Meeting

    April 17, 2018

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, was interviewed by CNBC's Street Signs show about Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's April 18 meeting with President Donald Trump.  

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  • Maryann  Cusimano Love, Ph.D. Headshot

    US Strike on Syria Renews Just-War Debate

    April 16, 2018

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, and fellow, Institute for Policy Research, was quoted in the National Catholic Register on the just war tradition and U.S. foreign policy toward Syria.

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    Geniuses of Brazil # 5: Duilia de Mello, the Woman of NASA Stars

    April 16, 2018

    Duilia De Mello, vice provost and dean of assessment, was named Genius #5 of Brazil by the online magazine Tecmundo.

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

    Impact of Humanae Vitae- Catholic University Approaches Hispanics

    April 13, 2018

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, was interviewed by El Pregonero about the impact of Humanae Vitae on the Hispanic community.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    New US Law Aims to Prosecute Websites That Facilitate Sex Trafficking

    April 12, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency story about a new law that allows states to prosecute websites that facilitate sex trafficking.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    Speaker Ryan to Retire: What That Says About the GOP, Midterms

    April 11, 2018

    Matt Green, professor, politics, was quoted in a Christian Science Monitor story about House Speaker Paul Ryan’s announcement that he will retire at the end of his term this year.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Mixed Reaction from U.S. Pro-Lifers to Pope’s Latest Challenge

    April 10, 2018

    David Cloutier, associate professor, moral theology and ethics, had an op-ed published in Crux about Pope Francis’s new apostolic exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate.

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  • Cooking up New Businesses With Mess Hall

    April 10, 2018

    The school’s partnership with Mess Hall was featured on WUSA9’s Great Day Washington show. Robert Keith, assistant professor and co-founder of The Ciocca Center for Principled Entrepreneurship, was interviewed by Great Day Washington

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

    Pope Francis’s New Major Document: Caring for Migrants and the Poor is Just as Important as Preventing Abortion

    April 09, 2018

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a Washington Post story about Pope Francis’ apostolic exhortation, Gaudete et Exsultate.

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  • Maryann  Cusimano Love, Ph.D. Headshot

    More U.S. Bombs in Syria Will Help No One

    April 09, 2018

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, had an op-ed published in America about recent developments in the Syrian civil war.

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

    How Blessed Paul VI's "Humanae Vitae" Has Relevance for Today's Catholics

    April 06, 2018

    Very Rev. Mark Morozowich, dean, theology and religious studies, was interviewed by EWTN News Nightly about the University’s Humanae Vitae symposium.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    What's the Hold Up With Trump's Political Appointments​?

    April 06, 2018

    Matt Green, professor, politics, was interviewed by the Independent Journal Review about the delay in the confirmation of President Donald Trump’s nominees for executive positions.

     

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

    Scholar's Chair - Threats to Religious Freedom, Interview with Professor V. Bradley Lewis

    April 04, 2018

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, did a YouTube video for the Scholar’s Chair, which seeks to inform the world of the Islamic philosophy of Al-Tawhid.

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  • Blade Runner 2049: Master Copy

    April 02, 2018

    A.G. Harmon, clinical associate professor, law, had a piece published in Patheos’ Good Letters blog about the 1982 movie Blade Runner.

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  • Test-Optional Applicants on Par Academically With Other Students, Officials Say

    April 02, 2018

    James Dewey-Rosenfeld, dean of undergraduate admission, was quoted in a GW Hatchet story about findings that show students who apply to college without submitting standardized test scores are performing about equally as well as those who don’t take advantage of the test-optional policy.

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  • After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rican Students Find Shelter at CUA

    April 02, 2018

    James Dewey-Rosenfeld, dean of undergraduate admission, was quoted in an holacultura.com story about Puerto Rican students who were admitted to Catholic University tuition free for the spring 2018 semester in the wake of Hurricane Maria. Desiree Cordero, a student from Puerto Rico, was also quoted in the story.

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    Toys R Us Contributes to Its Corporate Death Wish

    March 28, 2018

    Jay W. Richards, research assistant professor, business and economics, had an op-ed about the demise of Toys R Us, which is closing all of its 735 American stores, published in the National Catholic Register.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    New Anti-Sex Trafficking Legislation Lauded by U.S. Catholic Leaders

    March 23, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was quoted in a Crux article about the U.S. Senate’s passage of the FOSTA bill, which would allow prosecutors to go after websites that advertise for prostitutes.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    Democratic Candidates Try Something New to Cope with Anti-Pelosi Campaign Attacks: Disavowing Her

    March 22, 2018

    Matt Green, professor, politics, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story about 2018 Democratic candidates and the party’s new strategy for dealing with campaign ads that attack House Minority Leader Pelosi.

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  • 15 years After the Invasion of Iraq, Still Zero Accountability for the War

    March 20, 2018

    William S. Smith, research fellow and managing director, Center for the Study of Statesmanship, had an op-ed on the 15th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq published in The Hill.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    Misinformation Campaign is at the Center of Opposition to Common Sense Sex Trafficking Legislation

    March 19, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, had an op-ed published in The Hill.com about the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act (FOSTA) and efforts by some in the tech world to kill the legislation.  

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  • Father Neuhaus Remembered as Civil Rights, Pro-Life Advocate

    March 17, 2018

    The University and the American Catholic History Research Center were mentioned in several articles covering the Father Neuhaus symposium celebrating the letters, publications, and photographs donated to the University Archives.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Despite Flaws, Book Offers Fair Assessment of Francis’ Papacy so Far

    March 16, 2018

    David Cloutier, associate professor, moral theology and religious ethics, wrote a review of Ross Douthat’s new book -- To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism -- that was published by Catholic News Service.

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  • Kurt Martens, J.C.D. Headshot

    Vatican Convicts ex-Guam Archbishop Accused of Abuse

    March 16, 2018

    Kurt Martens, professor, canon law, was mentioned in an Associated Press story about the Vatican's removal from office of Guam Archbishop Anthony Apuron following his conviction by the Vatican of charges in a sex abuse trial.

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  • Jennifer Paxton, Ph.D. Headshot

    Patrick: The Saint Who Knew What it Was Like to be a Slave

    March 16, 2018

    Jennifer Paxton, professor, history, was interviewed by The Catholic Miscellany and the Boston Pilot, on St. Patrick's Letter to the Soldiers of Coroticus.

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  • Aaron Dominguez, Ph.D. Headshot

    Stephen Hawking’s Theories and his Flirtation with God

    March 15, 2018

    Aaron Dominguez, dean, arts and sciences, was quoted in an Aleteia story about the life, work, and death of theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking.

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  • Andreas Widmer, M.A. Headshot

    Andreas Widmer delivers Cuthbert Allen Lecture at Belmont Abbey College

    March 15, 2018

    Andreas Widmer, director of the Ciocca Center for Principled Entrepreneurship, was interviewed in the Catholic News Herald on the annual Cuthbert Allen Lecture he delivered at Belmont Abbey College.

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  • Addressing Climate Change is Top Priority in Cardinal Ribat’s Ministry

    March 15, 2018

    The University was mentioned in a Crux article on Cardinal Ribat's prioritization of climate change.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    Why North Korea Wants a Summit with Trump

    March 14, 2018

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, published commentary in the Washington Post's Monkey Cage
    blog explaining North Korea's sudden turn towards diplomatic engagement.

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  • Duilia de Mello, Ph.D. Headshot

    MEC and Catholic University of America Discuss Partnership for Preservation of Heritage

    March 13, 2018

    Duilia De Mello, vice provost and dean of assessment, and Nathalia Henrich, resident scholar, Oliveira Lima Library, were interviewed by TV Brasil (Brazilian public television) and the Brasilia Ministry of Education channel about the library and its collection.

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  • Claes G. Ryn, Ph.D. Headshot

    Where is Real Statesmanship When We Need it Most?

    March 13, 2018

    Claes G. Ryn, professor of politics and director of the Center for the Study of Statesmanship, published an article in The American Conservative regarding diplomacy and foreign policy in the United States.

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  • Paul Scherz, Ph.D. Headshot

    Here Come the Robots

    March 13, 2018

    Paul Scherz, Ph.D., assistant professor, moral theology and ethics, published an article on Sojourners about the future of artificial intelligence. 

     

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  • Nicholas Dujmovic, Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump CIA Pick Haspel to Face Questions Over Interrogation Role

    March 13, 2018

    Nicholas Dujmovic, director, intelligence studies, was quoted in Bloomberg Politics about Trump’s appointment of Gina Haspel to lead the CIA.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Francis' Focus on Practicing Virtue has Guided Catholic Universities

    March 11, 2018

    University President John Garvey published commentary in the National Catholic Register as part of its Pope Francis five year anniversary series.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    US Should be Cautious with North Korea, Experts Say

    March 09, 2018

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, was quoted in Brazilian news magazine Veja about inter-Korea and US-North Korea talks. 

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  • Perseverance Theatre Presents New Translation and Adaptation of CYRANO DE BERGERAC

    March 09, 2018

    Eleanor Holdridge, head of the directing program, drama, was mentioned in BroadwayWorld.com, for her role in directing the the world premiere of a new translation and adaptation of Edmond Rostand's, Cyrano de Bergerac.

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  • Jones Earns More Landmark Honors

    March 08, 2018

    Patrick Jones, senior, was mentioned in HeraldMailMedia.com on being the first student-athlete in Landmark Conference history to receive the Senior Scholar Athlete award in two different sports: swimming and cross-country.

     

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    US Experts Prompt Response to US-North Korea Opening

    March 07, 2018

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, was quoted in numerous publications regarding potential talks between the US and North Korea.

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  • Admissions Not Affected by Gun-Law Protests, Some Catholic Colleges Say

    March 06, 2018

    Christopher Lydon, vice president for enrollment management and marketing, was quoted in Orange County Catholic and the Boston Pilot Online, on the University's position that student admission decisions will not be affected by protest participation.

     

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  • Gregorian chant gives Catholics elevated liturgical experience

    March 06, 2018

    David Lang, music director of Theological College, was quoted in Crux on Gregorian chant's impact on the liturgical experience.

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  • Timothy McDonnell, D.M.A. Headshot

    Gregorian Chant's Renewed Popularity

    March 06, 2018

    Timothy S. McDonnell, director of the Institute of Sacred Music, was quoted in a series of articles through Catholic News Service on the renewed popularity of Gregorian chant.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    Trafficking, technology experts discuss proposal designed to curb sex trafficking via the web

    March 06, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was interviewed on 89.3 KPCC's Airtalk radio program on the newly passed FOSTA bill that would allow websites to be held accountable for sex trafficking on their platforms.

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  • Try Acting for a Change

    March 04, 2018

    Gary Sloan, associate professor, drama, published an article in HowIRound, on teaching theatrical techniques to those incarcerated as a method to inspire change.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    Washington Archdiocese Issues Amoris Laetitia Marriage Plan

    March 03, 2018

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was quoted in an EWTN News story on the Archdiocese of Washington's recent pastoral plan to implement Amoris Laetitia.

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  • Knoxville's New Sacred Heart Cathedral Opens to Public

    March 02, 2018

    James McCrery, assistant professor, architecture, was quoted in WATE News about his design for the new cathedral for the Diocese of Knoxville dedicated on March 3.

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  • Rutgers Researcher's Eye-Opening New Book Charts Course for Engaging Next Generation

    February 21, 2018

    James Younissresearch professor in the psychology department and Wylma R. & James R. Curtin Professor Emeritus, was mentioned in South Jersey News Today for research findings in his latest co-authored book entitled, Renewing Democracy in Young America.

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  • Trump Lawyer’s Payment to Porn Star Raises New Questions

    February 14, 2018

    Lisa Lerman, professor emerita, was quoted in a New York Times story on President Trump and legal ethics.

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  • Coach of the week: Steve Howes, Catholic University of America

    February 14, 2018

    Steve Howes, head basketball coach, was profiled as ABC7’s Coach of the Week.

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  • Catholic University To Showcase BLOODY BLOODY ANDREW JACKSON

    February 13, 2018

    Broadway World publicized the upcoming productions of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson.

     

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  • Imagining a world with papal wish of nonviolence as a style of politics

    February 12, 2018

     William A. Barbieri, associate professor of ethics and director of the peace and justice studies program, was quoted in Today's Catholic regarding Pope Francis' hope for international peace building.

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  • Food incubator teams up with local business school for mentoring, internships

    February 12, 2018

    The Washington Business Journal and National Catholic Reporter covered the business school’s partnership with a local business through a learning lab.

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  • Student-Written Plays To Premiere At Catholic University

    February 12, 2018

    Broadway World publicized the upcoming productions of student written plays.

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  • John S. Grabowski, Ph.D. Headshot

    In Marriage, the Love of Christ is Made Visible

    February 09, 2018

    John Grabowski, associate professor, moral theology, published commentary about marriage on Catholic Philly. 

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    'World's top online brothel' is Delaware company in 'good standing'

    February 09, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was quoted in a News Journal story on Backpage.com.

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  • The rules of the streets: Which laws help - and hurt - the homeless

    February 08, 2018

    Linda Plitt Donaldson, associate professor, social work, was quoted in a Catholic News Agency on laws that impact the homeless.

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  • ‘The Tyranny of Metrics’

    February 07, 2018

    Jerry Muller, professor, history, was interviewed by Inside Higher Ed and published an essay in Minding the Campus on his latest book on the role of metrics in higher education and society as a whole.

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  • NATO’s Real Existential Threat: The Surrender of Western Values

    February 07, 2018

    William Smith, managing director, Center for the Study of Statesmanship, published commentary in the American Conservative on NATO.

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  • Jay W.  Richards, Ph.D. Headshot

    2018 Index of Economic Freedom: Mostly Good News for the US

    February 06, 2018

    Jay Richards, assistant research professor, business, published an article on the 2018 index of economic freedom in the Stream.

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  • Stewart McHie discusses the Super Bowl ads

    February 05, 2018

    Stewart McHie, director, MSBA program, was interviewed on the Drew Mariani Show on Relevant Radio about Super Bowl commercials.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    THE BRIDGE THAT GEORGE LINDBECK BUILT

    February 02, 2018

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, published commentary in First Things on George Lindbeck.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump Appoints a ‘Deep-in-the-Bones Social Conservative’ New HHS Secretary

    February 02, 2018

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on Catholic social teaching, health care policy, and a recent presidential appointee.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

    Leaked US Defense Doctrine Outlines Nuclear-Weapons Strategy

    February 02, 2018

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the morality of nuclear weapons.

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  • Jennifer Paxton, Ph.D. Headshot

    Before There Was Wonder Woman, There Was St. Brigid

    February 01, 2018

    Jennifer Paxton, clinical assistant professor, history, was quoted in a Refinery 29 story on St. Brigid.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    Trump’s First State of the Union Elicits Partisan Reactions

    January 31, 2018

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, was quoted in a Tablet story on the State of the Union address.

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  • Mary G. Leary, J.D. Headshot

    CUA professor works to stop online sex trafficking

    January 31, 2018

    Mary Leary, professor, law, was featured in an Arlington Catholic Herald story on fighting human trafficking. 

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  • Brian T. Engelland, Ph.D. Headshot

    Can Rosa's Fresh Pizza, a hit with Ellen DeGeneres, spark revitalization in Philadelphia's University City

    January 31, 2018

    Brian Engelland, Edward J. Pryzbyla Chair of Business and Economics, was quoted in a Philadelphia Enquirer story on Rosa’s Pizza, a business he references in his book Force for Good.

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  • V. Bradley Lewis, Ph.D. Headshot

    Is North Korea Practicing ‘Ping-Pong’ Olympic Diplomacy?

    January 31, 2018

    V. Bradley Lewis, associate professor, philosophy, published commentary in National Catholic Register on North Korean diplomacy.

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  • Matthew Green, Ph.D. Headshot

    Paul Ryan gets it done

    January 30, 2018

    Matthew Green, professor, politics, was referenced in a Washington Examiner story on Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

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  • Violin Instructor Featured Playing on CBS News

    January 28, 2018

    Alessandra Cuffaro, private instructor, violin, was featured playing the violin in a CBS News Sunday Morning clip about violin making.

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  • The Sad Truth of the FBI Scandal: Both Political Parties are to Blame

    January 26, 2018

    William Smith, Center for the Study of Statesmanship, published commentary in the Hill on alleged abuses of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. 

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  • Interview: N. Thomas Pedersen on ‘Bernstein at 100: The Theater Songs of Leonard Bernstein’

    January 25, 2018

    N. Thomas Pedersen, head, musical theatre, was interviewed by Md. Theatre Guide about the upcoming 100th anniversary celebration of Leonard Bernstein.

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  • Catholic University Announces Plans for New $6 Million Dining Hall

    January 23, 2018

    The Brookland Bridge blog reported the University’s $6 million gift for a new dining hall.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    Undivided: Four decades later, the March for Life is stronger than ever

    January 22, 2018

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, published commentary in the Catholic Herald (UK) on the March for Life.

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  • ‘Look at those nuns skiing!’

    January 21, 2018

    A facebook post by the Alumni Association on nuns skiing was referenced in an Aleteia blog.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    Imagine There’s No Clergy

    January 20, 2018

    David Cloutier, associate professor of theology, published a feature essay in Commonweal on the importance of a post-Vatican II appreciation of the Church's sacramentality and a defense of priestly ordination embedded within that larger ecclesial vision.

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  • Young people march on DC to support life of the unborn

    January 20, 2018

    Allie Young, sophomore, and Liz Marce, sophomore, were quoted in a Washington Examiner story on the March for Life.

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  • ‘Badass. Prolife. Feminist.’ How the ‘pro-life feminist’ movement is straddling the March for Life and Women’s March

    January 19, 2018

    Maria Lebron, sophomore, was quoted in a Washington Post story on pro-life feminists and consistent life ethic. The story also mentioned the University’s pep rally for life.

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  • John Garvey, J.D. Headshot

    Go slowly to praise or condemn our flawed, famous men

    January 18, 2018

    University President John Garvey published commentary with Catholic News Service on people who deserve our praise.

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  • David Cloutier, Ph.D. Headshot

    USCCB First Freedom Podcast Episode 11: CST & Religious Liberty

    January 18, 2018

    David Cloutier, associate professor, moral theology, spoke on the USCCB First Freedom Podcast on Catholic social teaching and religious liberty.

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  • Michael  Kimmage, Ph.D. Headshot

    Military: Russian spy ship moving toward US

    January 18, 2018

    Michael Kimmage, professor, history, was interviewed on CNN Situation Room about a Russian spy ship off the East Coast. (min. 2)

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  • Robert A. Destro, J.D. Headshot

    Children’s Health Insurance Program Becomes Political Football

    January 18, 2018

    Robert Destro, professor, law, and director, Institute for Policy Research and Catholic Studies, was quoted in a National Catholic Register story on the Children’s Health Insurance Program.

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  • Brian T. Engelland, Ph.D. Headshot

    6 ways to develop virtue in the workplace

    January 18, 2018

    Brian Engelland, Edward J. Pryzbyla Chair of Business and Economics, was interviewed by Relevant Radio about how to develop virtue in the workplace.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    Here's the newest basilica in North America

    January 16, 2018

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, appeared on EWTN’s Morning Glory and was quoted in an EWTN News story about the newest basilica in North America, the Basilica of St. Mary in Alexandria, Va.

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  • Panel: Immigrants, like everyone else, want love, family, peaceful life

    January 16, 2018

    The Catholic Standard covered a panel discussion on immigration co-hosted by the Institute for Human Ecology and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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  • Catholic College Contingents Head to the March for Life

    January 16, 2018

    Catholic University was mentioned in an EWTN News round up of Catholic college contingents headed to the March for Life.

     

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

    College students need better mental health care

    January 13, 2018

    David Jobes, professor, psychology, was referenced in a Salon article on college students and mental health.

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  • Michael  Pakaluk, Ph.D. Headshot

    Moral Authorities

    January 12, 2018

    Michael Pakulak, associate dean and ordinary professor, covered ethics and morality in Echoes: A Forum of Catholic Thought on BostonPilot.com.

     

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  • Toyota Team Player: Jay Howard

    January 12, 2018

    Senior Jay Howard was named ABC7’s Toyota Team Player.

     

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  • Planned Parenthood Evolution Underway Thanks to Influx of Private Donors

    January 11, 2018

    William Bowman, dean, business, was quoted in a National Catholic Register examining the finances of Planned Parenthood.

     

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  • Nicholas Dujmovic, Ph.D. Headshot

    Spy Bill Renewal Sparks Debate

    January 11, 2018

    Nicholas Dujmovic, director, intelligence studies, was interviewed by EWTN News Nightly on an intelligence bill being considered on Capitol Hill.

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  • Chad C. Pecknold, Ph.D. Headshot

    St Augustine Teaches us How to Think About Catholic Strategy in a Liberal Era

    January 11, 2018

    Chad Pecknold, associate professor, theology, published commentary on St. Augustine in the Catholic Herald (UK).

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  • Maryann  Cusimano Love, Ph.D. Headshot

    Church Rejects Morality of Nuclear Weapons

    January 10, 2018

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, politics, was quoted in an Our Sunday Visitor story on the morality of nuclear weapons.

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  • Andrew Yeo, Ph.D. Headshot

    Why North Korea Decided to Play Nice

    January 10, 2018

    Andrew Yeo, associate professor, politics, was quoted in an Al Jazeera story on the meeting between North and South Korea and North Korean participation in the Olympics.

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  • Jack Yoest, M.B.A. Headshot

    A Good Guide: A Winsome Argument for Virtue in Business

    January 04, 2018

    Jack Yoest, clinical assistant professor, management, wrote “A Good Guide: A Winsome Argument for Virtue in Business;” for The Stream; a book review of Force for Good: The Catholic Guide to Business Integrity, by Brian Engelland, Edward J. Pryzbyla Chair of Business and Economics.

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  • Taiwan Is Ready to Serve as an Indo-Pacific Partner

    January 04, 2018

    David An, doctoral student, politics, co-authored an article in National Interest on Taiwan and President Trump’s strategy in Asia.

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  • Learning to Lead

    January 03, 2018

    The Department of Drama’s MFA program was mentioned in a list of 10 programs training well-rounded directors in AmericanTheatre.org.

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  • Coach of the week: Matt Donohue of Catholic University of America

    January 03, 2018

    Matt Donohue, women’s basketball coach, was ABC7 Coach of the Week.

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  • Maryann  Cusimano Love, Ph.D. Headshot

    President Trump responds to North Korean threats

    January 03, 2018

    Maryann Cusimano Love, associate professor, international relations, was interviewed on EWTN News Nightly about nuclear weapons and just war theory.

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  • Elevating Us Toward God

    January 02, 2018

    James McCrery, assistant professor, architecture, and director, Classical Architecture and Urbanism, was quoted in an East Tennessee Catholic story about the diocese’s new cathedral, which he designed.

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  • Elevating us Toward God

    January 02, 2018

    James McCrery, assistant professor, architecture, and director, Classical Architecture and Urbanism, was quoted in an East Tennessee Catholic story about the diocese’s new cathedral, which he designed.

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