- Aug 2, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for Sunday Mass in St. Vincent's Chapel at 6:00pm. Afterwards, we'll go to dinner via METRO to a different restaurant each... more
- Aug 11, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The National Catholic School of Social Service will hold an information seminar for its Master of Social Work program. To RSVP, co... more
- Aug 21, 2015 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
This workshop will train teaching faculty and staff to design clear and effective course syllabi.... more
- Aug 24, 2015 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Teaching Assistants and Teaching Fellows will learn about various aspects of teaching and studying at CUA.... more
- Aug 26, 2015 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Orientation for new first time international students will be held on Wednesday, August 26. This orientation is mandatory fo... more
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University Launches New Website about Visit of Pope Francis to CUA
The PopeinDC.cua.edu site will keep up to date on the papal visit and all the preparations leading up to it.
Media Studies Department to Offer New Certificate
The Department of Media Studies will offer a new academic program, a certificate in video production and digital storytelling this fall.
Conference Celebrates Interreligious Friendship
Representatives from three of the world’s major religions came together last month for a conference celebrating interreligious friendship and dialogue.
Andrew Abela Named Catholic University Provost
President John Garvey has announced that he has appointed Andrew V. Abela as the new University Provost, effective June 3.
Higgins Clark to Graduates: Find Your Gift
Best-selling suspense novelist Mary Higgins Clark addressed the Class of 2015 during the 126th Annual Commencement Ceremony May 16.
CUA to Confer 1,850 Degrees
The University will confer approximately 1,850 degrees during its 126th Annual Commencement Ceremony.
University Hires VP for Advancement
The President has announced that the University has hired Scott P. Rembold as the new Vice President for University Advancement.
Faculty Honored at Spring Luncheon
Three faculty members were recognized for achievements in research and the creative arts, and 10 retiring faculty members were honored at the Spring Faculty Luncheon.
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Help for the Victims of the Earthquake in Nepal
The CUA Cares website tells how you can help the people affected by the tragic earthquake in Nepal through prayer and donations.
Reading Day Cancelled – April 29 Will Be Administrative Thursday
Thursday classes will meet on Wednesday, April 29th, during their regularly scheduled times.
Earth Week Service Project
The CUA Green Club and the Office of Undergraduate Studies sponsor a trash clean-up. Breakfast provided. Saturday, April 25, 8:30 to 10 a.m.
Panelists Discuss Sheen's Legacy in Catholic Media
Several leaders in Catholic broadcasting gathered for a discussion Monday about the role of media in the new evangelization.
Music Students Shine in Sold-out Kennedy Center Concert
CUA students, alumni, and faculty performed in one of Washington's most notable venues during the music school's 50th Anniversary Gala Concert.
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Mary Higgins Clark to Address 2015 Graduates
The best-selling author and suspense novelist, will speak at the 126th Annual Commencement Ceremony May 16.
Taking a Unique Collection into the Digital Age
Items from the Oliveira Lima Library were recently digitized to make the items in the collection widely available to researchers.
University Hosts Vatican Observatory Foundation Seminar
Carl Sagan Medal recipient Brother Guy Consolmagno was among the speakers during a recent astrophysics seminar.
Music School to Present Kennedy Center Concert
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music will hold a 50th Anniversary Gala Performance April 12.
Reading Day Cancelled
The Reading Day scheduled for Wednesday, April 29 will become an Administrative Thursday.
Alumni Nominated for Helen Hayes Awards
Alumni from the Benjamin T. Rome School of Music and the Department of Drama were among those nominated for their work in local theatre productions.
CUA to Celebrate Archbishop Sheen
The Catholic University of America will host events in March and April to honor Archbishop Fulton Sheen.
Music School to Give Two Performances at Little Flower Church
The School of Music will present original music inspired by the Stations of the Cross and a Symphony Orchestra concert featuring the works of Henryk Gorecki.
New Stephen Schwartz Revue to Premiere at CUA
Musical theatre students will explore the material of one of today’s most well-known composers and lyricists in Unlimited: The Music and Lyrics of Stephen Schwartz.
Business School Receives $3 Million
The Catholic University of America’s School of Business and Economics has received a commitment of up to $3 million from the Charles Koch Foundation ($1,750,000), the Busch Family Foundation ($500,000), and three business leaders (each contributing $250,000).
CUA, Australian Catholic University Launch New Rome Center
Catholic University and Australian Catholic University are creating a new joint Rome Center just over a mile from the Vatican.
New Website Highlights Marian Project
The Honoring Mary website details programming created by CUA for a landmark art exhibit in Washington, D.C. that features Marian artwork by Renaissance and Baroque artists.
National Symphony Orchestra to Perform at CUA
The National Symphony Orchestra will perform at Hartke Theatre Jan. 12 as part of its NSO In Your Neighborhood Series.
CUA Opens New Basketball Court, Reflection Area
Students who live in Centennial Village now have an outdoor space for athletic activity or quiet reflection.
Alumni in the Spotlight at Arena Stage
The cast of Arena Stage's current production of Fiddler on the Roof includes seven alumni of Catholic University.
Student Journal Receives Prestigious Award
The Crosier, a journal of pro-life academic articles, was named "Best Journal of Letters" by the Intercollegiate Studies Institute.
Governor Discusses 'An Economy with a Human Purpose'
Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley gave a presentation on the economy as part of a National Policy Forum organized by IPR.
Professor Named Pryzbyla Chair
Brian Engelland, associate dean and professor of marketing in the School of Business and Economics and professor of marketing, has been named the first-ever Edward J. Pryzbyla Chair of Business and Economics.
STRS Hosts Talks by Two Cardinals
The School of Theology and Religious Studies hosted separate talks by Cardinal Gerhard Müller and Cardinal Walter Kasper.
Student Named Marshall Scholarship Finalist
Senior politics major Sarah Hendley has been selected as a finalist for the Marshall Scholarship.
Soccer Teams Win Landmark Championships
Catholic University’s two soccer teams won Landmark Conference championships on Saturday, Nov. 8.
University Adds Compostable To-go Food Container
CUA takes step toward phasing out Styrofoam containers from the Pryz.
Three Professors Honored For Teaching Excellence
Three professors were honored Oct. 29 at the University's Annual Teaching Awards Ceremony and Reception, held at the Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center.
Picturing Mary: CUA Partners with Museum on Landmark Exhibit
CUA, the Archdiocese of Washington, and the National Museum of Women in the Arts will host Picturing Mary: Woman, Mother, Idea.
Shakespeare Goes South of the Border with La Perdida
The drama of Shakespeare will merge with the Latino style of magical realism next month when the Department of Drama presents the musical La Perdida.
Music School to Present the Opera Susannah
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music presents Carlisle Floyd’s apocryphal tale of Susannah Nov. 20 through 23.
Monsignor Irwin Honored for Liturgical Work
Monsignor Kevin Irwin was recently named the winner of the Frederick McManus Award by the Federation of Diocesan Liturgical Commissions.
New Certificate Focuses on Muslim-Christian Relations
Beginning in spring 2015, the School of Theology and Religious Studies will offer an online Certificate in Christian-Muslim Relations.
A Grand Dedication for a Grand Building
Catholic University’s newly renovated LEED-certified Father O’Connell Hall was dedicated Oct. 17 on the first day of Cardinal Weekend.
Items from CUA Collection on Display at Smithsonian
Eleven items from Catholic University’s Semitics/ICOR (Institute of Christian Oriental Research) Library have been loaned to the Smithsonian Institution’s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery.
CUA Launches New Certificate in Latin American and Latino Studies
Beginning this semester, students can enroll in a new certificate program in Latin American and Latino Studies.
Renowned Pianists to Perform During Concert Series
The Benjamin T. Rome School of Music will play host to world-renowned pianists for performances and master classes during the Washington International Piano Series.
Students Plays Produced at Other Universities
Students in the M.F.A. playwriting program are seeing their original plays performed at college campuses in Virginia, Oklahoma, and Kansas.
University Collects Compostable Material in Dining Halls
Beginning Tuesday, Sept. 23, the University started collecting compostable waste in the Edward J. Pryzbyla University Center.
Freshman Retreat Inspires Students and Leaders
Over the weekend of Sept. 12 to 14, approximately 270 first-year students took part in the Office of Campus Ministry’s Freshman Retreat at Sandy Hill Camp in North East, Md.
Alumnus Named New Archbishop of Chicago
Pope Francis has named Most Rev. Blase Cupich, bishop of Spokane, to be the new archbishop of Chicago.
CUA Alum Joins Prestigious List of MacArthur Fellows
Catholic University alumna Pamela O. Long, M.S.W. 1971, was among 21 “geniuses” named to the 2014 class of MacArthur Fellows.
Philosophy Professor Honored by University of Dayton
Philosophy Professor Thérèse-Anne Druart was recently honored by the University of Dayton with its 2014 Marianist Award.
Canadian Bishop Visits School of Engineering
The School of Engineering honored Bishop Vincent Nguyen during a special luncheon Sept. 8.
Internships Provide Career Experience for CUA Students
Even though many Catholic University students weren't in classes over the summer, they didn't take a break from learning.
CUA in Catholic Identity Guides
The Catholic University of America has been named to two Catholic College guides — The Newman Guide, and the National Catholic Register Catholic Identity College Guide.
Campus Ministry Offers New App
Campus Ministry launched a new app last month that enables students to connect with the office and find faith resources.
Technology Services Contact Information
Visit computing.cua.edu/support/servicedesk.cfm for the hours and location of Technology Services's Service Desk. For more information or help, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 202-319-4357.
Improved Recycling, Composting Measures
In an effort to decrease landfill waste, the University’s Office of Facilities Operations has partnered with Waste Management to improve recycling efforts on campus.
Upcoming Drama Productions Announced
For its 2014-2015 season, the Department of Drama will present experimental takes on classic works and never-before-seen plays from modern writers.