Pope Francis has appointed John Grabowski, associate professor of moral theology/ethics at The Catholic University of America, as an expert (auditor) to the 2015 Synod of Bishops scheduled for Oct. 4 through 25. The theme of the Synod's General Assembly is "The Vocation and Mission of the Family in the Church and in the Contemporary World."
A blog from University Archives details some of the old CUA traditions focused on new students.
A few members of CUA's women's basketball team got the chance to visit the White House for a reception to honor WNBA Champions Phoenix Mercury.
Approximately 1,000 new students and their families will come to campus on Thursday, Aug. 27, for the start of Orientation 2015 — a four-day program that is meant to help incoming freshmen and transfer students become more comfortable with college life before beginning classes on Aug. 31.
The summer edition of The Catholic University of America Magazine explores the topic of careers. The special issue features expert advice, networking tips, and stories from alums who love their jobs.
More than two dozen reporters swarmed Carriage Hill Cabinets in Frederick, Md., Aug. 17 to get a glimpse of the altar furniture that will be used by Pope Francis in Washington, D.C., in September.
Enrique Pumar, chair, sociology, and Julia Young, assistant professor, history, were quoted in a CNS story on how the Pope might address migration in September.
Law student Marques Banks was devastated by what he saw going on in Ferguson, Mo. So he decided to hop on a plane and help in any way he could.
The Musical Theatre and Vocal Divisions of the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music at The Catholic University of America present the following events for the upcoming academic year.
A group of Taiwanese college students received a first-hand lesson in American culture and education last month with the help of The Catholic University of America School of Engineering.
David Cahoon does what Jesus did, and Jesus' earthly father before Him. He's a carpenter.
The Washington Post reported in a blog that September's visit of Pope Francis will be the third papal visit to the school in less than 40 years.
CUA Archives recently discovered a link between CUA and legendary Notre Dame football coach Knute Rockne.
America’s Catholic cardinals gathered in St. Louis on April 24, raising more than $1.1 million for college scholarships at the 26th American Cardinals Dinner.