America’s Pastime Returns: Baseball in the Time of COVID-19

Image Courtesy of WUSA9  By Garrett Farrell On Thursday, July 23, Major League Baseball returned to a thunderous lack of applause, after concerns over coronavirus caused the league to postpone the beginning of the 2020 season by almost four months. The Washington Nationals, the reigning world champions, hosted the New York Yankees, the most successful Read More …

ICE Reverses International Student Policy for Upcoming School Year After Backlash

Image courtesy of www.cairdfw.org By Jessica Fetrow The United States’ Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has rescinded its decision to bar international students from entering the country if all of their courses are online-only for the fall 2020 semester. The initial decision to prohibit foreign students from residing in the country was met with significant Read More …

Catholic University’s Perspective: Religious Imagery within Politics

Image Courtesy of Detroit News By Anna Harvey & Jeremy Perillo As waves of protests against racism continue to ripple across the United States, new questions arise regarding the role of politicians and religion amongst these protests. Politicians since the times of the Founding Fathers have referenced a deity or a religion in their speeches, Read More …

Catholic University Achieves Middle States Reaccreditation Until 2028

Image courtesy of the Middle States Commission on Higher Education By Jessica Fetrow The Catholic University of America has been reaccredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) until 2028. The reaccreditation comes after the completion of an on-campus evaluation conducted by the committee from March 1 to 4.  The preparation for the Read More …

Singers Write Congress on Behalf of the National Independent Venue Association

Image Courtesy of Saveourstages.com By Katie Van Lew From chart-topping artist to up-and-coming artists, the pandemic has taken a severe toll on the music industry. The coronavirus has forced artists to postpone shows and live performances to as late as 2021. Because of artists’ postponement of events, as well as the COVID-19 safety precautions, independent Read More …