Catholic University of America - Latest News
Feb 6, 2019 - 05:00 pm .- Society and humanity have removed God from daily life, and in doing so lost their purpose and sense of self, Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez warned in a lecture delivered Wednesday.
Feb 6, 2019 - 03:00 pm .- The Church can look to marriage and the cross for insights into restoring trust and addressing the sexual abuse crisis, a conference on lay involvement was told Wednesday.
Jan 25, 2019 - 02:00 pm .- New York’s newly-signed abortion law permits abortion for any reason up until the 24th week of a pregnancy, and then afterwards in cases to protect the “life and health” of the mother, but what does this mean?
Nov 26, 2018 - 07:00 pm .- A professor at The Catholic University of America has resigned as head of the university’s social work department, after a controversy followed his September tweets about Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh.
Nov 22, 2018 - 08:30 am .- A company claims to have developed a new test that will permit parents to test and screen embryos for intelligence during the process of in vitro fertilization. The development could lead to increased commodification of human life, a Catholic University of America professor has said.
Jul 31, 2018 - 10:05 am .- Two Catholic universities have withdrawn honorary degrees from Archbishop Theodore McCarrick, amid numerous allegations of sexual assault and misconduct.
Jul 13, 2018 - 04:17 pm .- Seminaries will train priests in theology and philosophy, but how does priestly formation in the U.S. handle the business side of parishes?
Jun 5, 2018 - 05:07 pm .- A hotly-debated renewal plan for the Catholic University of America, which included the elimination of 35 faculty positions, the reorganization of some departments and a recommitment to the arts, was approved by the school’s board of trustees Tuesday.
May 30, 2018 - 12:40 pm .- The Catholic University of America announced Tuesday that Jacqueline Leary-Warsaw has been appointed dean of the university's school of music.
Apr 10, 2018 - 05:00 am .- The Catholic University of America played host last week to a symposium celebrating the 50th anniversary of Blessed Paul VI’s encyclical Humanae vitae, reflecting on the prophetic nature of the document, and on the lessons it still offers.
Apr 6, 2018 - 05:14 pm .- “The Church, from the very beginning, has always recognized the special and unique role of Peter,” said Cardinal Donald Wuerl at the closing Mass of a Catholic University of America symposium on the 50th anniversary of papal encyclical Humanae Vitae.
Jan 16, 2018 - 05:00 pm .- The 45th annual March for Life will take place in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 19, and hundreds of thousands of people are expected to attend. Many of the marchers will be students from Catholic universities, who will, in some cases, skip class to march for an end to abortion.
Dec 31, 2017 - 03:01 am .- With a recent gift of more than 600 handmade leather manuscripts, the Catholic University of America is now home to one of the most important collections of Ethiopian religious manuscripts in the United States.
Sep 16, 2017 - 10:53 am .- Fr. James Martin, S.J., an editor at America magazine, has been disinvited from speaking at the Theological College, a seminary affiliated with the Catholic University of America, following pressure from online-based groups. 
May 29, 2016 - 05:07 am .- Growing up in a modest home in southern California, Leo Nestor never imagined that his love of music would one day lead to him becoming a papal knight.
Apr 19, 2016 - 04:56 pm .- The Catholic University of America’s business school has received several major financial gifts, including the largest donation in university history. 
Apr 5, 2016 - 05:03 pm .- The Catholic University of America’s new dean of the School of Business and Economics says that he hopes to integrate the Church’s “rich set of social doctrine” into sound business principles, especially when people have become less trusting of businesses.
Jan 18, 2016 - 04:48 pm .- The Catholic University of America may have closed for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, but around 700 students, faculty, and staff observed the holiday by serving their Washington, D.C. community.
Nov 14, 2014 - 04:48 pm .- A U.S. appeals court ruled Friday against Catholic organizations with objections to the Obama administration’s latest opt-out rules for mandated contraceptive and sterilization health insurance coverage.
Mar 20, 2014 - 04:01 am .- Catholic University engineering student James Roche hopes to raise money for a disabled children's home in Jamaica, not only for those he met while on a 2013 mission trip but in memory of his sister.