Gen. Stanley McChrystal, retired four star general and former commander of U.S. and International Security Assistance Force and Joint Special Operations Command, will deliver the lecture "Crosslead: Adapting Organically" on April 15 as part of the School of Business and Economics' SuperCurriculum lecture series.
The Spring 2014 Issue of The Catholic University of America Magazine is now available to view online.
Senior biology major Paige Hicks says she is fortunate to have found an environment that allows her to study science and continue her love for music.
Junior politics major Sarah Hendley has been selected as a finalist for the Truman Scholarship, a national academic award of up to $30,000 toward graduate studies.
Jane Golden Belford, who served for 13 years as the chancellor of the Archdiocese of Washington, will address graduating law students at the 125th Commencement of The Catholic University of America’s Columbus School of Law on Friday, May 23, 2014.
Most Rev. William E. Lori, archbishop of Baltimore and supreme chaplain of the Knights of Columbus, will give a talk titled, "What It Means to be Pro-Life in Today's Society," at 7 p.m., Tuesday, April 1, in Keane Auditorium, McGivney Hall, on the campus of The Catholic University of America.
Tobias Gregory, associate professor of English, has been awarded a research fellowship from the American Council for Learned Societies (ACLS).
The Catholic University women's basketball team won the 2014 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Women's South Basketball Championship Tournament on March 9.
The canonization cause for Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen, S.T.B. 1920, J.C.B. 1920, who taught at Catholic University for 23 years, advanced this week as the board of medical experts who advise the Congregation for the Causes of the Saints at the Vatican unanimously approved a reported miracle attributed to his intercession.
University Archives has launched an online finding aid for CUA's collection of the Cardinal Yearbook. Some yearbooks are available fully online.
Cardinal Raymond Burke, B.A. 1970, M.A. 1971, will give the 11th Annual James H. Provost Memorial Lecture at 4 p.m. Thursday, March 20, at the Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center Great Room on the campus of The Catholic University of America.
Jandro Abot, a clinical associate professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, has been awarded a Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant to do research abroad, as part of the Fulbright-Brazil Scientific Mobility Program in Nanotechnology and New Materials.
Philip Rivers, Pro Bowl quarterback for the San Diego Chargers, will address the Class of 2014 at the 125th Annual Commencement Ceremony of The Catholic University of America on May 17.
Andrew Abela appeared on CatholicTV to speak about the school's one year anniversary.
Alumna and current CUA doctoral student Ryann Craig, M.A. 2012, is part of a team at the National Archives that resurrected the legacy of Iraqi Jewish heritage.
Formerly the centerpieces of living rooms and offices, old TVs and computer monitors can become a threat to the environment when improperly disposed of. The bulky screens are made with cathode ray tubes (CRTs) that include thick lead glass to block X-ray emissions.
Hoping to solve that problem is Ian Pegg, physics professor and director of the Vitreous State Laboratory (VSL) at The Catholic University of America. Nearly 10 years ago, Pegg was contracted by a group of entrepreneurs in Wisconsin to find an alternative recycling solution for CRTs. Together with VSL scientists Hao Gan and Malabika Chaudhuri, Pegg developed a method for repurposing CRT glass into ceramic floor tiles.
WASHINGTON - The Catholic University Department of Athletics is geared and ready to the host the 2014 Special Olympics District of Columbia Polar Bear Plunge from Thursday, Feb. 6 to Saturday, Feb. 8 with activities taking place in the DuFour Athletic Center and at Cardinal Stadium.