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  • April 23, 2014

    Film Conversation: "Under Fire: A Candid Look at the Military Chaplaincy"

    Director Lee Adair Lawrence will share her experience in making the independent film, "Chaplains Under Fire."

  • April 23, 2014

    Four Alumni Honored With Helen Hayes Awards

    Several Catholic University alumni from the Department of Drama and the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music were honored for their work in Washington, D.C.-area productions during the 30th Annual Helen Hayes Awards, which took place April 21 at the National Building Museum.

  • April 22, 2014

    Music Alumnus Wins Opera Competition

    Catholic University alumnus Patrick Guetti (B.M. 2009, M.A. 2011) was recently named one of five grand prize winners in the Metropolitan National Council Auditions.

  • April 22, 2014

    CUA Recognized in Green Power Challenge

    The Catholic University of America was recognized April 22 by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a 2013-2014 Individual Conference Champion of the College & University Green Power Challenge.

  • April 22, 2014

    25th American Cardinals Dinner Preview

    America’s Catholic cardinals will gather in New York City on Friday, May 30, to raise money for college scholarships at the 25th American Cardinals Dinner, to be held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel.

  • April 16, 2014

    Law Students Offer Tax Return Help

    Law school volunteers helped local residents prepare tax returns through the IRS VITA program.

  • April 16, 2014

    Former Swiss Guard Goes on Pilgrimage

    On April 23, Director of Entrepreneurship Andreas Widmer, his wife, Michelle, and their son, Eli, will head for Rome for the Canonization of Widmer's former boss.

  • April 11, 2014

    CUA Drama Presents "The Merchant of Venice"

    “All that glisters is not gold,” as one of Shakespeare’s most controversial comedies, “The Merchant of Venice,” comes to life April 24 through 27 at The Catholic University of America.

  • April 9, 2014

    CUA Drama Offers Summer Institute

    High school drama students will have a chance to build their acting skills and perform with their peers this summer thanks to a program being offered by the Department of Drama at The Catholic University of America.

  • April 8, 2014

    CUA Celebrates Division III Week

    The Third Annual NCAA Division III week honors the achievements of nearly 180,000 student-athletes.

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