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  • December 19, 2014

    New Website Highlights Marian Project

    The Honoring Mary website details programming created by CUA for a landmark art exhibit in Washington, D.C. that features Marian artwork by Renaissance and Baroque artists.

  • December 19, 2014

    CUA Receives Accolades

    Catholic University’s Office of Public Affairs has received two Accolades awards from the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education.

  • December 19, 2014

    Anthropology of Food Goes Beyond Taste

    Students learn about all aspects of food from culture to policy to history.

  • December 18, 2014

    Harvest Home Wins Another Award

    Members of Team Capitol DC reunited this week to receive a Presidential Citation in Sustainable Design from the head of the DC Chapter of the American Institute of Architects for Harvest Home

  • December 17, 2014

    History Professor to Work for State Department

    The Franklin Fellows Program provides opportunities for experts with at least five years of relevant professional experience to devote one to two years of public service working for the Department of State or the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

  • December 17, 2014

    National Symphony Orchestra to Perform at CUA

    The National Symphony Orchestra will perform at Hartke Theatre as part of its 2015 NSO In Your Neighborhood Series.

  • December 17, 2014

    CUA Builds New Basketball Court

    Students who live in Centennial Village, a neighborhood of eight residence halls near the middle of campus, now have an outdoor space for either athletic activity or quiet reflection.

  • December 16, 2014

    Alumni in the Spotlight at Arena Stage

    The cast of Arena Stage's current production of Fiddler on the Roof includes seven alumni of Catholic University.

  • December 15, 2014

    2014 Christmas Closing Information

    A list of what's open and what's closed over the Christmas break.

  • December 12, 2014

    Students Recreate Ancient Battles

    In the Ancient Warfare and Martial Arts class, students re-enact the battles of Greco-Roman warriors.

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