STRS Hires Prestigious Faculty
CUA’s School of Theology and Religious Studies has hired three new ordinary professors who are international leaders in their fields. The school also has hired two young faculty members as assistant professors. See story.
Fall Events on Campus
This fall, the Catholic University community will have the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of lecture series, exhibits, performances and other campus events. See story.
Getting Smart About Safety
Linda Vann can tell a lot about a person by the way she walks. So too, can a potential attacker, says Vann, which is why the CUA Public Safety captain makes it a centerpiece of her self-defense courses. She will be offering these courses to students, faculty and staff this year. See story.
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Nursing Students Find Jobs, Scholarships at Children's Hospital
CUA students who are interested in a pediatric nursing career are finding scholarship and career opportunities just a few blocks down Michigan Avenue, at Children’s National Medical Center. CUA nursing students have won the scholarships more often than anyone else. See story.
On Monday, Sept. 11, 2006, The Catholic University of America will mark the fifth anniversary of the 2001 terror attacks on the United States. A Mass of commemoration for the victims of those attacks will be held at 12:10 p.m. in the Crypt Church of the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. All are invited to attend.
The events of September 11 five years ago profoundly affected the members of the CUA community. To recall them, we invite readers to click on the link to follow. It is titled “Responding to Terror” and was first published in the October 2001 issue of Inside CUA. http://publicaffairs.cua.edu/news/attacksINSIDE02.htm.