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Catholic universities must educate minds and hearts, pope says

Catholic universities must educate minds and hearts, pope says

| Paige Hanley | November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Universities must find ways to educate the “hearts and consciences” of students in an age of increasing technological advancement and shifting societal demands, Pope Francis said.

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Ahead of his Feb. 15 death, Catholic Studies founder Don Briel reflected on dying well

Ahead of his Feb. 15 death, Catholic Studies founder Don Briel reflected on dying well

| February 13, 2018 | 7 Comments

Don Briel, founder and longtime director of Catholic Studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, was diagnosed in mid-January with two forms of acute leukemia. He reflected Feb. 8 on his life’s work, the future of Catholic higher education and preparing for death.

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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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