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girls night out at a pubThe Ties that Bind

Catholic University’s close-knit feel is known for forming friendships that last a lifetime. For people like Frank Persico, the 1970s baseball team led by Matt Kurkjian, and a group of women self-titled “Girls Night Out”, these CatholicU friendships have lasted decades, and are now more like family.

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  • rays of the sun

    Spotlight on the Sun

    The Catholic University of America is a leading institution at one of the largest, if not the largest, hubs for heliophysics research in the world. In 2021, the University received $64.1 million from NASA to lead PHaSER (Partnership for Heliophysics and Space Environment Research) and support NASA’s heliophysics division.

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  • Solar panels at dawn on campus

    Light Up D.C.

    This summer, the University will be home to the D.C. area’s largest solar array, one that is big enough to fill 19 football fields.

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