Conway Grant to the School of Nursing Renewed

By Alice Perrigo and Elizabeth Friden William and Joanne Conway contributed $4,000,000 more dollars to the Conway grant this semester. Conway is a co-founder and financial analyst for the Carlyle Group. The Conway Scholarship Program was established two years ago for students in the School of Nursing at Catholic University. Conway was able to give Read More …

Hurricane Joaquin Won’t Stop Capital Fest 2015!

By  Maria Mercedes del Nido Capital Fest is Catholic’s University newest tradition for students to enjoy live music. On Saturday October 3, American Authors will play live music at Catholic University in the Great Room of the Edward J. Pryzbyla Center. Program Board is hosting this event free of charge for all undergraduate students. If Read More …

Going Green at Catholic University

By Raelyn Schnappauf As Go Green initiatives continue to grow in popularity amongst college campus’ around the United States, The Catholic University of America is continuing to take part in the movement.  In the past few years, the University has instituted many Go Green initiatives on campus.   Every year, 43 million kilowatt-hours of green power Read More …

The Student General Assembly Elections to be Held September 21st

By Joseph D’Antonio The Student Government Assembly (SGA) will be holding elections to fill the SGA senate this Monday, September 21st.   This election will be the first senatorial election under the new SGA constitution that was ratified last year.   Under the old constitution students elected seven delegates from each class and then from Read More …

CUA in Search of New Treasurer for Spring 2016

By Chris Woodside Have you ever wondered what happens once your check leaves your home or bank and comes to Catholic University every semester to pay your tuition? Most likely, the funds that come from your tuition check will be distributed and overseen by the Treasurer. Knowing how much money universities are responsible for handling, Read More …

American Authors announced as Capital Fest performers

By Marjan Koffa Students stormed the Edward J. Pryzbyla Center lawn and balloons flew through the air as Program Board members dropped the white sheet revealing this year’s Capital Fest performer during Catholic University’s annual Fall Fiesta. Some students were overwhelmed with joy, hugging friends and taking videos to add to their Snapchat stories. Others Read More …

Students Explore Study Abroad Options at Study Abroad Fair

By Paige Wearmouth The Office of Education Abroad delivered a lively cultural atmosphere to the Edward J. Pryzbyla Center Great Room on Thursday September 10, 2015 with their Study Abroad Fair. The scene and experience were brought together by dozens of international flags hung above rows of information tables. The sound of Latin inspired music Read More …

Larger Class Size Appeals to Many at Catholic University

By Joseph D’Antonio This year’s freshman class is the largest class since 2010. The Class of 2019 has 910 students, which is a 9.6% increase from last year’s freshman class according to the Admissions Department. The Admission Department states that admissions requirements remain at usual levels. The average SAT test sore for admitted students is Read More …

Plans for Center for Teaching Excellence Fall Apart

By Grace Woo In April of 2015, the position “Vice Provost for Teaching and Learning” was created and offered to Diane Bunce, a Chemistry professor who taught at the Catholic University of America for thirty years. However, Bunce chose to resign in mid-July of the same year. The goal of the new Vice Provost’s office Read More …