DC Mayor Muriel Bowser Hosts Student Journalism Panel

By Sarah Donofrio   Mayor Muriel Bowser held a student journalism panel on Tuesday, April 11 to discuss her fiscal year 2018 budget with D.C. high school and college students. Student journalists from Catholic University, George Washington University, Georgetown University, and American University were in attendance as well as students from D.C. public high schools. Read More …

Second Annual University Research Day

By Maria Del Nido The second annual Research Day was held on Thursday, April 20. The event brought together Catholic University’s academic community to highlight recent research accomplishments of University students and faculty. Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the event showcased 164 poster presentations, 73 oral presentations, and two keynote speakers. The oral Read More …

April 21, 2017

In this issue: Second Annual University Research Day From the President’s Bookshelf: President John Garvey Reviews What I Saw at the Revolution Constitutional Scholar Gives Lecture on Unconstitutional Wars Tower Editorial: The Minimum Wage Gap Dacha Beer Garden Men’s Lacrosse Wins Against Goucher Click here to read this week’s issue!  

New Political Group Organizes at Catholic University

By: Duane Paul Murphy A minor third party is organizing at the Catholic University of America where the college youth wings of America’s two major parties have a dominate political presence on campus. The third party group is part of The American Solidarity Party, founded in 2011 by David Frost and the current chairman is Matthew Read More …

April 7, 2017

Some technical issues held us up but we’re here with your CUA stories for the week! In this issue: Student Government Association Race Results Knights of Columbus Celebrates 30 Years at CUA Professor Christopher Wheatley to Retire Women’s History Museum Coming to DC Tower Editorial: Can’t Buy Our Love The Venerable Latin Diploma Traditions CUA Read More …

Filipino Organization of Catholic University Students Hosts Philippine Culture Night

by KC Doman Catholic University’s Filipino Organization of Catholic University Students hosted their annual Philippine Culture Night on Saturday, April 1, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Edward J. Pryzbyla Center. Before the group’s main event of the night, an original play called Hindi Nagiisa: A Journey Home, the Filipino Organization of Catholic Read More …

Marketing Capstone Project Involves Brookland Community

In Professor Radich’s Marketing Strategy course, students are instructed to plan an event for their final project. While many students plan marketing strategies for the project, one group of students elected to plan and execute their marketing plan and facilitate a career fair for individuals with mental disabilities. Seniors Gabriel Cuevas-Iraheta, Bernadette Launi, Leah Szews, Read More …

English Professor Christopher Wheatley to Retires

by Erica Fuller Christopher Wheatley, 61, longtime professor of English and student favorite, will be retiring after nearly thirty years at Catholic University. Having served as both the Vice Provost and Dean of Undergraduate Studies at Catholic University, Wheatley is best known for his work in the classroom.  From English literature to detective fiction, Wheatley’s Read More …

Election Results of Student Government Elections

by Paige Wearmouth Catholic University’s undergraduate student body elected a new executive board of the Student Government Association on Wednesday, April 5th. Brianna Howard, junior Politics major, was elected the new president and Jon Paul Weiss, junior Politics major, the vice president. Samuel Galvin is the new treasurer and Victoria Principato the secretary. “I was Read More …

Knights of Columbus Celebrates 30 Years at Catholic University

by Rachel Gallagher The Knights of Columbus Council #9542 celebrates 30 years as a part of the Catholic University of America community this April, continuing their mission of serving their Catholic faith through a commitment to charity, unity, fraternity, and patriotism. The College Council at the Catholic University of America celebrated their 30th year this Read More …