Tag: Georgetown

Benilde-St. Margaret’s alumnus ordained for Jesuits June 9

Benilde-St. Margaret’s alumnus ordained for Jesuits June 9

| June 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Father Henry Shea was ordained for the Society of Jesus June 9 at the Fordham University Church in New York City.

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Georgetown student group backing traditional marriage won’t be sanctioned

Georgetown student group backing traditional marriage won’t be sanctioned

| Kelly Sankowski | November 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Student Activities Commission at Georgetown University has decided not to impose sanctions on a student group that promotes healthy relationships and advocates for marriage as a monogamous, permanent union between a man and a woman.

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Georgetown announces beginning of reconciliation for its slaveholding past

Georgetown announces beginning of reconciliation for its slaveholding past

| Rhina Guidos | September 6, 2016 | 0 Comments

Georgetown University last year stripped from a building the name of one of its past presidents, a priest who authorized the sale of 272 women, children and men — slaves sold to save the university from financial ruin in 1838.

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Catholic universities examine sexual assault, misconduct environments

Catholic universities examine sexual assault, misconduct environments

| Colleen Dulle | June 24, 2016 | 1 Comment

Several Catholic universities are following Vice President Joe Biden’s lead and taking a closer look at sexual assault and misconduct on their campuses.

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Wuerl: Politically correct ‘choice’ rhetoric hides ugly truth of abortion

Wuerl: Politically correct ‘choice’ rhetoric hides ugly truth of abortion

| Mark Zimmermann | April 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

One day after Planned Parenthood’s president, Cecile Richards, spoke at Georgetown University, Washington Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl celebrated a University Mass for Life for college students at a nearby Catholic church, encouraging them to stand up for God’s gift of human life.

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Planned Parenthood CEO at Georgetown said dismissive of pro-life views

Planned Parenthood CEO at Georgetown said dismissive of pro-life views

| Kurt Jensen | April 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The controversy over the appearance by the head of Planned Parenthood at Jesuit-run Georgetown University April 20 became the background to a standing ovation.

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Panelists discuss today’s ‘throwaway culture’ in event at Georgetown

Panelists discuss today’s ‘throwaway culture’ in event at Georgetown

| Kurt Jensen | April 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

The scheduled April 20 appearance at Georgetown University by Cecile Richards, head of the Planned Parenthood Federation, has spawned a series of protests.

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Take the survey

Take the survey

The Catholic Press Association of the United States and Canada has commissioned the Center for Applied Research in the Apostolate (CARA) at Georgetown University to conduct a survey of readers of Catholic media.

The survey will be available on CARA’s website until July 15, 2011.

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