January 27th, 2017

In this issue: CUA Students Participate in the Women’s March on Washington CUA Preps for March for Life Plans for the Center for the Study of Statesmanship Announced A Review from President Garvey New Exhibit in Mullen Library Women’s Basketball Defeats Susquehanna The Art of Youth in D.C. Click here to read the issue!

Construction in Marist Hall Continues by Duane Paul Murphy

The Catholic University of America is conducting structural repairs on one of the university’s major historic buildings, Marist Hall. Since October 3, 2016, a majority of the classes regularly scheduled in Marist Hall have been relocated to various other locations across the campus due to visible cracking in the building’s west wing section. The cracking Read More …

Music Library Reading Room Opens After Temporary Closure by Sarah Donofrio

The Catholic University Music Library announced a temporary closure of the library reading room on Monday, January 9th. According to an email sent to music school students, faculty, and staff, a facilities emergency that occurred over the weekend resulted in an indefinite closing of the reading room including the main stacks of the library. Library Read More …

Men’s Basketball rallies for Overtime win against Moravian by Jared Prenda

1/20/2017 January 14th’s Men’s Basketball game against the Moravian College Greyhounds was one for the ages. The Cardinals entered the game as the number one ranked team in the Landmark Conference, and a perfect 3-0 in conference play, and 11-3 overall. The Greyhounds entered the matchup in 3rd place for the conference, with a 2-1 Read More …

Women’s Basketball vs Goucher

1/20/2017               The Catholic University Women’s Basketball Team dominated the Goucher College Gophers in their 79-50 victory. The Wednesday January 18th win pushed the Cardinals to a perfect 5-0 in conference record, and 14-2 overall. The Cards used the victory to keep themselves in 2nd place for the Landmark Conference, and as one of the Read More …

Ethiopian Manuscripts Donated to Catholic University by Paige Wearmouth

By Paige Wearmouth, Class of 2017 1/20/2017 A recent donation of over one million dollars’ worth Ethiopian religious manuscripts to The Catholic University of America’s Semitics Department has opened up new research opportunities for students and professors studying the Christian Near East. The collection, which contains several hundred Christian and Islamic Ethiopian texts, as well Read More …