The Tower Elects the 126th Editor-in-Chief

By Catherine O’Grady The Tower, CUA’s only independent news source, held its editorial election on Thursday, November 21, for the duration of the 2019-2020 school year. Katie Ward, a junior mechanical engineering major and managing editor for the past two semesters from Mount Laurel, New Jersey, was unanimously elected for the position of editor-in-chief.  Ward Read More …

CUA on Tap Hosts Maggie Craig

Courtesy of Instagram @maggie_craig_ministries_ By Catherine O’Grady Campus Ministry’s CUA on Tap hosted Maggie Craig, a popular Catholic speaker, to talk to students on “Finding Joy: Bridging your Desires with God’s,” last Thursday night in the filled Pryzbyla Great Rooms. Students were eager to hear what Craig had to say about living an authentic Catholic Read More …

D.C.’s First Blue Highway

Courtesy of washington.org By Eva Lynch The many rivers of the DMV area are often overlooked as viable highways of transportation. But, the proposed D.C. commuter ferry system would permanently change this oversight, according to Woodbridge District Supervisor Frank Principi. According to current plans, the proposed ferry will service from Woodbridge, Virginia, to Joint Base Read More …

Impeachment Hearings for President Trump

By Theresa Whitfield  The impeachment hearings for President Trump became public last Wednesday, November 13th. Before examining the content of the hearings and the key witnesses, it is important to understand the factors leading up to these hearings.  At the federal level, impeachment is the process by which the House of Representatives brings charges of Read More …

New Presidential Candidate: Deval Patrick

Courtesy of Wikipedia By Claire Prudhomme Fewer than 90 days before the Iowa caucus, former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick has officially announced that he is joining the presidential race. On Thursday, November 14, Patrick became the 18th candidate to join the race for the Democratic Party.  Patrick has an extensive political history. At the beginning Read More …