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First Fridays on Fourth in Steubenville, Ohio. Courtesy of Brian Sizemore Photography.

Steubenville project seeks to revitalize town, connect residents and students

A new monthly event in Steubenville, Ohio, is hoping to revitalize businesses and build community between residents and Franciscan University... Read more

The Portiuncula Chapel on the campus of the Franciscan University of Steubenville.

Franciscan University highlights sexual assault policies following criticism

Franciscan University in Steubenville has said it is committed to reporting and investigating all allegations of abuse in alignment with... Read more

Fr. MIchael Scanlan.

Former president of Franciscan U posthumously receives Poverello Medal

Father Michael Scanlan, TOR, former president of the Franciscan University of Steubenville, will posthumously receive the 2018 Poverello Medal, the... Read more

Father Michael Scanlan, TOR.

Architect of Steubenville's Catholic revival dies at 85

Father Michael Scanlan, TOR, the former president and chancellor of Franciscan University of Steubenville, passed away on the morning of... Read more

A resident and a sister arrange flowers at the Little Sisters of the Poor's Mullen Home in Denver, CO in this undated file photo.

Resist 'hidden euthanasia' of elderly, Little Sisters stress

Receiving an award recognizing their works of service, members of the Little Sisters of the Poor stressed the need for... Read more

(L-R) Marc Barnes, Joseph Antoniello, Emilio Marquez, Samantha McCoy, Patrick Walters and Matthew Seal of the Harmonium Project. Courtesy of The Harmonium Project/Matthew Seal.

Students inspired by John Paul II to revitalize college town

A group of college classmates have set out on a mission to revamp their university town in Ohio after learning... Read more