CUA Welcomes New Chancellor

The university community welcomed its new chancellor, Cardinal-designate Theodore E. McCarrick, during a Mass and reception held shortly after the new Archbishop of Washington was installed. See story.


Professors Lisa Gitelman and Jerry Z. Muller Win Competitive Fellowships

Lisa Gitelman, assistant professor of English and media studies, and Jerry Z. Muller, professor of history, plan to focus on long-term research projects with support from two competitive awards. See story.


NCSSS Professor Finds Inspiration at Retreat

Elizabeth D. Smith, associate professor in CUA's National Catholic School of Social Service, doesn’t normally have a lot of time for quiet contemplation. But she plans to make more for it, after a recent three-week stay at the monastic retreat of the Sisters of Saint Benedict, located in St. Joseph, Minn. See People.


CUA Team Evaluating Early Head Start Programs

Education Department Chair Shavaun Wall and her team of researchers are part of a national consortium charged with evaluating the federal Early Head Start programs for youngsters. The consortium's preliminary findings are generating interest. See Research.


CUA Students Participate in Annual March for Life

CUA students volunteered to help supervise more than 1,900 high school student visitors who came to Washington, D.C., for the annual March for Life from the White House to the Supreme Court building on Capitol Hill. See story.


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