When pro-life Vice President Mike Pence spoke to graduates at the University of Notre Dame on Sunday, a group of them walked out in protest. About 100 students and parents walked out of the commencement ceremony as part of a planned protest, NPR reports. A few people also booed as the vice president began his […]
Vice President Mike Pence was all set to get up and give a speech at the graduation ceremony of the University of Notre Dame on Sunday afternoon, when things didn't quite go as planned. Notre Dame — a very conservative, Catholic school — has nevertheless seen its fair share of anti-Trump and anti-Pence rhetoric in light [...]
Faculty are concerned that St. Thomas University will eliminate the English and philosophy departments and lose its Catholic identity.
This Sunday, vice president Mike Pence will return to his home state of Indiana to deliver the commencement address at the University of Notre Dame. For the third time in several years, the school’s graduation ceremony will be plagued...Show More Summary
Dr. John McAdams lost his job at Marquette after calling out a grad instructor for her intolerance in class.
Benigno Alarcón, Andres Bello Catholic University (UCAB) “The mother of all protests” – that’s what Venezuela’s opposition movement called an enormous march last week, in which over a million citizens took to the streets to “defend the...Show More Summary
A Dominican friar is on the drums, with the university chaplain on vocals.
Yet another example, one so egregious that I pinch myself to see if I am awake: Stéphane Mercier, a lecturer in philosophy at the Catholic University of Leuven (UCL) in Belgium initially was suspended from teaching, pending the outcome of...
Catherine R. Osborne (for the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism, University of Notre Dame) Eladio Bobadilla Eladio Bobadilla is a Ph.D. candidate in U.S. History at Duke University. His dissertation is entitled "'One...Show More Summary
A group of nuns at Catholic University in Northeast Washington have started a band called “Force of Habit."
In 1838, 272 slaves were forced to board ships in America’s capital and sold like cargo to plantations in Louisiana. The sellers were Jesuits, part of the Catholic religious order that helped establish Georgetown University. The enslaved...Show More Summary
Georgetown University and the group of Catholic priests that founded the Washington, D.C. school have apologized for selling slaves in 1838 in order to raise money to pay off the … Click to Continue »
Students at Duquesne University, a Catholic school in Pittsburgh, are raising concerns that an on-campus location of the fast food chain...
By Drew Dillingham Catholic News Service (Tenth in a series) ROME — This week at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, my class learned about the ethical issues related to the sexual abuse of minors. One question we discussed was, … Continue reading ?
Interests: metaphysics, phenomenology, aesthetics, ethics. Before coming to Boston University, Dr. Dahlstrom taught at Santa Clara University and Catholic University
A petition drive is underway to defend the lecturer in philosophy at Catholic University of Louvain.
A Catholic university lecturer in Belgium was suspended earlier this month after he angered pro-abortion feminists by distributing a pro-life paper to his students. Stéphane Mercier lectures on philosophy at the Catholic University of Louvaine in Belgium. Several weeks ago, Mercier handed out a paper to his students in which he discussed his arguments against […]
“We live in a time of greatness,” Peggy Noonan wrote in her book, John Paul II the Great. I’m convinced she’s right. And that she makes a great contribution to that reality herself. Which is why I’m thrilled by the news this morningShow More Summary
HIGHER EDUCATION BUBBLE UPDATE: Marquette, a Catholic university, hosts radical communist Angela Davis as ‘distinguished lecturer.’ To be fair, it’s a Jesuit school, and the Jesuits went commie decades ago.
(Sam Houston State University) In sharp contrast to previous studies of public support for the death penalty conducted in the US, Catholics in Mexico were found to be more likely to support capital punishment, while older Mexicans and...Show More Summary