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  • February 27, 2015

    Students Learn About Healthy Relationships

    Hundreds of students attended an interactive presentation about respectful dating practices.

  • February 26, 2015

    Professor’s Research: Movies of Local People

    Assistant Professor Martin Johnson is writing a book about Movies of Local People, created to draw people into small-town theaters.

  • February 19, 2015

    What Are You Reading for Lent?

    Faculty and staff share their favorite Lenten prose and even an audio tape for listening when you’re on the go.

  • February 18, 2015

    A Unique Tradition Fosters CUA Spirit

    Hundreds of students attended this year's Mr. CUA event. The all-male pageant is a longstanding University tradition.

  • February 18, 2015

    Cardinal Tagle to Deliver Dearden Lecture

    Philippine Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle, a Catholic University alumnus, will deliver the annual Cardinal Dearden Lecture on Monday, March 2, at 4:30 p.m.

  • February 18, 2015

    Recycle and Reuse, Earn Gift Cards

    CUA is one of nearly 400 universities participating in the annual RecycleMania competition, which runs through March 28.

  • February 12, 2015

    Alumni Nominated for Helen Hayes Awards

    A number of Catholic University students and alumni from the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music and the Department of Drama in the School of Arts and Sciences have received nominations for the 2015 Helen Hayes Awards for their performances and work in Washington, D.C.-area productions.

  • February 11, 2015

    Reflecting on St. Valentine

    Who was St. Valentine? A reflection on the saint reveals why he is the patron of love, young people, and happy marriages.

  • February 9, 2015

    Catholic University to Honor Archbishop Sheen

    In March and April, CUA will celebrate Archbishop Sheen, a Catholic University alumnus and longtime theology and philosophy professor.

  • February 9, 2015

    Cardinal Tagle to Speak at CUA

    Philippine Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle will deliver the annual Cardinal Dearden Lecture, speaking on the 50th anniversary of Gaudium et Spes, the Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World (one of four main constitutions of the Second Vatican Council).

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