Politics Corner 3/24/2017

by Duane Paul Murphy This fall, the Politics Department here at Catholic University of America will be offering a new course for politics majors, minors, and other students who need social science credits. The course will be titled “Politics in the Age of Trump”, which will fulfill the American Politics sub-concentration within the politics department. Read More …

Freshman in Busch School Combines Fashion, Marketing, and Social Media To Promote American-Made Clothing

by Isabella Andreoni         Kiley Skeffington, freshman at The Catholic University of America in Washington, D.C., uses her Instagram and style blog, Style By Kiley, to market the American made fashion and accessory company, Kiel James Patrick (KJP). Skeffington’s Instagram has over eight thousand followers.          In one of her recent posts, Skeffington wore a striped navy Read More …

Studio Art Major Hosts Event on National Mall for Senior Thesis

by Rachel Gallagher        On Saturday, March 28th a section of the Nation Mall across from the National Gallery of Art hosted “91 of Us,” an event meant to humanize the statistics of gun violence in the United States. The event is a part of studio art major Caileigh Nerney’s senior thesis that focuses on Read More …

Mullen Reading Room Temporarily Closes

by Erica Fuller        The John K. Mullen of Denver Memorial Library was evacuated during the early morning of Thursday, March 16th due to a sudden emergence of smoke in the second floor main reading room. The Catholic University Libraries’ Twitter post alerted students at 5:26am, announcing that the library had been closed. Thirty minutes Read More …

Multiple Reports of Stranger Photographing Students On Campus

by Christ Motola        A stranger has been stalking female students on the Catholic University of America campus. The stranger has been approaching the women, photographing them, and running away typically before the women can respond.       The Department of Public Safety recently released an alert reporting that since January they have “received several reports Read More …

March 17, 2017

Happy St. Patrick’s Day, CU!   In this issue: Students Announce Candidacy for Student Body President and Vice President Student Government Association Votes on Resolutions and Bills Catholic University Closes in Response to Winter Storm Stella Heaven at The Barber of Hell’s Bottom What to Watch: The Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital Tower Editorial: Don’t Read More …

Tickets for Student Government Association President and Vice President Announced

by Justin Smith        The election of next year’s Student Government Association Executive Board will occur on April 5, 2017. At the time of publishing, three presidential and vice presidential tickets have announced their candidacy.       The first ticket to publicize their campaign consisted of junior politics major Andrew Elder running for president and vice Read More …

Student Government Association Holds Meeting and Changes Bylaws

by Rachel Gallagher          The Catholic University of America’s Student Government Association hosted another meeting Monday night, voting to pass four pieces of legislation: three resolutions and a bill. Among the legislation passed was Bill 002 proposed by Senator Jimmy Harrington containing changes to the Student Government Association’s Bylaws.         “I have been in Read More …