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Pope Pushes To Help The Poor, But Catholic Colleges Leave Them Behind

ProPublica | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.22.2015 | College

Pope Francis has made serving the poor a central tenet of his papacy. "Wealth makes us poor," he told Cuban worshippers on Sunday, urging them not to ...

'Exorcist' Author Receives Vatican Response On Georgetown Petition

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.15.2014 | Religion

William Peter Blatty, author of "The Exorcist" and alumnus of Georgetown University, has received a response from the Vatican on a petition he submitt...

These Religious Schools Are Dominating College Basketball

Religion News Service | Michael Schulson | Posted 03.26.2014 | Religion

(RNS) Clerical types might know Villanova or Dayton for their theology programs. Aspiring priests might study at St. Louis University. Ask Pope ...

Another Hurdle for College Seniors to Climb?

Dr. Anne Hendershott | Posted 11.09.2013 | College
Dr. Anne Hendershott

President Barack Obama has joined the debate by suggesting that the federal government needed to become involved in rating colleges and universities -- linking federal student aid to college ratings. This can only end badly.

Catholic College In Ohio Will Drop Contraception Coverage, Divides Campus

Reuters | Posted 06.04.2012 | Religion

By Stephanie Simon Tue Apr 3, 2012 6:50pm EDT (Reuters) - Xavier University, one of the oldest Roman Catholic colleges in the United States, will ...

Catholic College Snubs Kennedy Over Political Views

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.02.2012 | College

Anna Marie College decided they no longer want Victoria Reggie Kennedy, widow of the late-Sen. Ted Kennedy, to deliver a commencement speech in the sp...

Catholic Universities Sue Feds

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.22.2012 | College

Four colleges have filed lawsuits against the federal government over the new policy by the Obama administration mandating that employees of religious...

Ariel Edwards-Levy

Catholic Students Split From Church In Key Debate | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 02.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Single, 18-year-old female, likes having control over her own body, looking for affordable birth control. That's Keely Monroe's summ...

Yes, College Students Have Sex. So Why Deny Them Information?

Daniela Ramirez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniela Ramirez

By denying access to contraceptive resources and restricting open discussion of reproductive health, Catholic colleges are putting the sexual health of sexually active young adults in serious danger.

DePaul And Loyola Set Enrollment Records

Chi-Town Daily News | Peter Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A slow economy hasn't put the damper on enrollment at DePaul University and Loyola University Chicago, which are reporting record enrollment figures f...