Bringing the Sounds and Flavors of Latin America to Catholic University

By Katarina Ivancik The Center of Cultural Engagement hosted an event which allowed students of all cultural backgrounds to engage in the music and cuisine of Latin America.   The director of the Center of Cultural Engagement, Javier W. Bustamante, described the center as an office that provides support to student of color on campus Read More …

St Patrick’s Day Parade Cancelled in 2019

By Caroline Carr Every major city celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with an Irish-themed parade. However, this year in D.C., the St. Patrick’s Parade Committee cancelled the annual parade. The St. Patrick’s Parade Committee needed to make this decision due to the inability to cover the expenses required for security measures and street closures. The committee Read More …

Review on Captain Marvel

By Kat Kaderabek Marvel’s newest movie, Captain Marvel, recently hit theaters with a bang. Opening weekend brought in $455 million worldwide and is projected to make $1 billion dollars within the next few weeks, a record high for the Marvel industry. The movie has already outpaced other Marvel classics such as Captain America: The Winter Read More …

8 Delicious Ways to Celebrate Cherry Blossoms Around DC

By Natalie Colonna Cherry blossom season is often filled with tourists and Instagram–worthy photoshoots. Now, your inner foodie can also celebrate in the season’s cherry blossom festivities. The National Cherry Blossom Festival officially starts Wednesday, March 20 and will continue to celebrate Washington’s favorite florals through April 14. Peak bloom is expected between April 3rd Read More …

Is This What You Call Living? The Threepenny Opera has a Message for Society

By Miriam Trujillo Over this past weekend, drama and music theatre students put on their spring musical, The Threepenny Opera, composed by Kurt Weil, written by Bertolt Brecht, and directed by Pauline Grossman and Patrick Gardner. The cast members played four sold-out shows to audiences in the Callan Theater: a small and dark auditorium located Read More …

Inside the Rome School of Music, Drama, and Art: Interviews with Artists

By Miriam Trujillo Theatre Guide awarded Catholic University’s Rome School the “Best College Performing Arts Program.” This award is a reader’s choice award, intending to showcase artistic talent among colleges, young artists, chorus’, actors, dance companies, and theatre companies. To win the Best College Division, Catholic University beat out schools such as Stevenson University and Read More …