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Georgetown University’s description of its philosophy program promises to equip students "with important skills for living with themselves from day to day.” (Photo of John Carroll statue in front of Healy Hall from iStock/aimintang)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Joseph J. Dunn
Liberal arts universities face the twin crises of an enrollment decline and a perception of irrelevancy. They should abandon any squeamishness about using better marketing techniques.
Norberto Hernandez, Braylon Howard, Christian Mendoza and Adan Clemente, students at Verbum Dei High School in Los Angeles (photo courtesy Verbum Dei High School).
FaithJesuit School Spotlight
J.D. Long-García
Students at Verbum Dei spend four days a week in school and one day a week in a corporate work-study program.
Composite image with photogrpahs of Tania Tetlow, J.D., president-elect, Fordham University, Julie Sullivan, Ph.D., president-elect, Santa Clara University and Sandra Cassady, Ph.D., president-elect, Rockhurst University.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Michael J. O’Loughlin
As the numbers of priests and consecrated women and men available for ministry continue to dwindle, religious orders are seeking out models that ensure their respective missions and charisms.
Cardinal Giuseppe Versaldi, prefect of the Congregation for Catholic Education, speaks at a news conference on Jan. 29, 2018.
Politics & SocietyNews
Cindy Wooden - Catholic News Service
But the Congregation for Catholic Education also said that administrators should not be too quick to dismiss employees who are not “totally” Catholic.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Michael J. O’Loughlin
The St. Nicholas Cathedral School, located in Chicago’s Ukrainian Village, has welcomed eight students who have left Ukraine since Feb. 24, when Russia invaded Ukraine.
Third graders enjoy an outdoor physical education class at Tomsk Catholic School in Siberia. The school educates students from kindergarten through 11th grade (photo: Janez Sever, S.J.).
FaithJesuit School Spotlight
Thomas M. Simisky
My new motto has become, “Preach the Exercises always; when necessary, use words.”