Voices

Matt Emerson's essays have appeared in a number of publications, including AmericaCommonweal, and the Wall Street Journal. The Catholic Press Association named his September 2012 essay "

The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonSeptember 03, 2015
Writer and philosopher Daniel McInerny offers thoughts for parents and students for the upcoming academic year.
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonSeptember 01, 2015
Teachers should try to understand the complicated cognitive development of their students.
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 29, 2015
At his blog Cardinal Timothy Dolan of the Archdiocese of New York comments upon what to look for in Pope Francis 39 s visit One temptation we all face is to presume that the Pope will come with a mainly worldly message nbsp Thus many wonder what he rsquo ll say to the president to the congress
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 26, 2015
'We read not for the sake of knowledge, but for self-knowledge,' writes Bret Stephens.
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 24, 2015
With the beginning of the academic year underway, it's worth considering the improvements that are going into effect.
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 21, 2015
The Archdiocese of San Francisco and teachers at four Catholic archdiocesan schools have reached agreement on a new contract Catholic San Francisco the official publication of the archdiocese summarizes the terms this way A new labor agreement between the Archdiocese of San Francisco and the unio
Saint Ignatius of Loyola. Portrait by Peter Paul Rubens
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 20, 2015
What is the value of a Jesuit education? What does a Jesuit education do for one's life?
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 19, 2015
Crux the Catholic website published by the Boston Globe has you covered on the papal visit See here for its detailed guide to seeing the Pope nbsp
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 18, 2015
The Catholic university is currently rethinking the role of theology in its core requirements.
Pope Francis greets a young woman who gave a testimonial during a meeting with representatives of schools and universities at the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador in Quito July 7. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
The Ignatian Educator
Matt EmersonAugust 17, 2015
Some helpful thoughts as educators prepare for the resumption of the academic year