The Tower – December 8, 2017

Click here for the PDF version of our newest edition! Year 95, Edition #12 In this week’s edition: Giving Tuesday campaign brings in $90,000 for University Campus ministry mission trip applications up 100% President Garvey opposes provisions affecting higher education in proposed tax reform act Professor Mario Hernandez inspires an interest in American Sign Language Editorial: Read More …

School of Engineering Discusses Climate Change in International Workshop

By Katie Ward Catholic University held its first ever international climate change seminar on Thursday, November 16th, to discuss various topics including the impacts of global warming, prospective energy substitutes, and the Paris Climate Agreement. Over 140 people registered to attend the event held in the Great Rooms of the Pryzbyla Center which was co-hosted Read More …

Campus-wide Energy Project Now Underway

By Katie Ward If you’ve had to walk through a suspicious-looking cloud of steam coming from a ground grate, forego a shower because your residence hall’s water was shut off, or dive out of the path of a car speeding between Pangborn and Gowan, then be relieved to know that the University has planned out Read More …

Jay-Z Puts on a Show at Capitol One Arena

By Daniela Sol  Taking the stage with the power and swagger only the legendary rapper can, Jay-Z performed Wednesday, November 29th at the Capital One Arena. The stage consisted of a simple set-up: a squared platform right down the middle of the arena with four giant screens that moved throughout the whole concert. Although the Read More …

The Tower – November 17, 2017

Click here for our newest edition! Year 95, Edition #11! Happy Thanksgiving CUA! In this week’s paper: Campus Ministry hosts events in conjunction with Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week Program Board introduces new philanthropic arm to make a difference, “PBGivesBack” Catholic introduces new Intelligence Studies program  Federalist Society hosts discussion on upcoming controversial Masterpiece Cakeshop Supreme Read More …

Campus Comes Together During Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week

By Jissella Urquilla “It’s Closer Than You Think” was the powerful reminder Campus Ministry made in its efforts to raise awareness of hunger and homelessness. November 12th-November 18th marked Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week.  The week consisted of service events, educational activities, and providing food for the less fortunate. The students of the Catholic University Read More …

Program Board’s New Philanthropic Arm Aims to Make a Difference

By Jimmy Cassidy  The University Program Board student organization is adding a philanthropic arm to its current entertainment efforts on campus to raise money and support for off-campus charities following tragic events. The new effort, “PBGivesBack,” began last week in conjunction with Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week in which members of Program Board participated in Read More …