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  • June 22, 2016

    CUA Experts on Whole Woman's Health v. Hellerstedt.

    The Supreme Court is expected to issue a ruling this week on Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt, a challenge to the constitutionality of two provisions of a law in Texas which regulates abortion.

  • April 5, 2016

    Experts Can Comment on Papal Exhortation

    Catholic University has experts available to comment on the role of families in the Church, Church teachings on divorce and remarriage, the importance of marriage preparation programs, raising and educating children, and canon law.

  • March 30, 2016

    Biology Department Mentors Science Medalist

    Kunal Shroff, high school senior and lab assistant in Catholic University’s Department of Biology, won the third-place medal of distinction for basic research for his work on Huntington’s disease at the award ceremony for the Intel Science Talent Search earlier this month.

  • March 30, 2016

    Catholic University Represented at Supreme Court

    CUA had representatives both inside and outside of the Supreme Court during the March 23 oral arguments of a case that involves the implementation of a controversial mandate by the Department of Health and Human Services.

  • March 29, 2016

    Conference to Explore Trust in Society

    The Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies presents an interdisciplinary conference on "Rebuilding Trust."

  • March 23, 2016

    Statement on Supreme Court Oral Arguments

    Today the Supreme Court of the United States heard the oral arguments of the co-plaintiffs in Roman Catholic Archbishop of Washington, et al. v Sylvia Matthews Burwell, et al., against the implementation of the mandate by the Department of Health and Human Services that would require The Catholic University and other religious organizations to provide health insurance coverage for surgical sterilization, prescription contraceptives, and drugs that cause early stage abortions. A decision by the Court is expected before the end of this term.

  • March 23, 2016

    Students Participate in Way of the Cross

    Approximately 150 students gathered March 21 in front of the Office of Campus Ministry on a cold and windy night for an annual Catholic University tradition — the Way of the Cross.

  • March 21, 2016

    Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan to Address Graduates

    Stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan and his wife and creative partner, Jeannie Gaffigan, will address the Class of 2016 at The Catholic Catholic University of America Commencement Ceremony on May 14.

  • March 20, 2016

    IPR Hosts Carolyn Woo and Rev. James Martin

    The Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies honored two of the country’s most influential Catholics during its annual dinner March 19.

  • March 17, 2016

    Conference on Intersect of Business, Faith

    This week, more than 250 business, faith, and academic leaders are gathered at The Catholic University of America for a three-day conference on human ecology — the systematic study of humans and their interactions with one another and the world around them.

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