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  • October 21, 2014

    Certificate Focuses on Christian-Muslim Relations

    Beginning in spring 2015, the School of Theology and Religious Studies at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., will offer a new academic program, an online Certificate in Christian-Muslim Relations.

  • October 17, 2014

    A Grand Dedication for a Grand Building

    Catholic University’s newly renovated LEED-certified Father O’Connell Hall was dedicated Oct. 17 on the first day of Cardinal Weekend.

  • October 17, 2014

    CUA Collection on Display at Smithsonian

    Eleven items from Catholic University’s Semitics/ICOR (Institute of Christian Oriental Research) Library have been loaned to the Smithsonian Institution’s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery.

  • October 16, 2014

    Carousel Comes to Life

    The sweeping score of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Carousel will come to life as the School of Music presents its fall musical at Hartke Theatre.

  • October 15, 2014

    Connecting Reading with Performance

    First-year students make connections between their reading of King Oedipus and a performance of the play.

  • October 15, 2014

    Commemorating the Fall of the Berlin Wall

    The Embassy of Germany selected CUA to host a week of events remembering the fall of the Berlin Wall 25 years ago.

  • October 10, 2014

    Certificate in Latin American and Latino Studies

    Beginning this semester, students can enroll in a new certificate program in Latin American and Latino Studies.

  • October 9, 2014

    STRS Receives Grant for Scientific Study

    The School of Theology and Religious Studies was one of 10 Christian institutions awarded “Science for Seminaries” grants from the American Association for the Advancement of Science this week.

  • October 9, 2014

    Dedication of Restored Father O'Connell Hall

    Catholic University’s newly renovated Father O’Connell Hall — built in 1914 and now LEED certified — will be formally dedicated with a ceremony.

  • October 8, 2014

    Graduate Student Receives Award

    Indira Henard, a social work graduate student, received an award for her work on legislation helping sexual assault victims.

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