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Stories of Philanthropy
God Is My Light
Lenten Reflections with Fr. Frank Donio
April 16, 2019
At Catholic University we come together every day as a community that is called and animated by faith, service, and love of our neighbor. During this most holy and solemn season of Lent, we are called into prayer and reflection in a special way, whether on campus or online, as one Catholic University.
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What are we capable of? What brings us glory?
Lenten Reflections with Fr. James Sabak
April 05, 2019
At Catholic University we come together every day as a community that is called and animated by faith, service, and love of our neighbor. During this most holy and solemn season of Lent, we are called into prayer and reflection in a special way, whether on campus or online, as one Catholic University.
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Our future is you... but what about our past?
A Founders Day Quiz
April 03, 2019
In advance of Founders Day and The Founders Day Giving Challenge, which honors the University’s founding in 1887, we present the following quiz.
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Six facts about The Fund for Catholic University
Did you know?
March 27, 2019
Here at Catholic University, our future is you — the many varied individuals who, through the years, have called the University home, sent your children to school here, or simply love and support the many programs Catholic University offers.
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A centennial celebration of the National Catholic School of Social Service
March 27, 2019
This year, the National Catholic School of Social Service (NCSSS) celebrates a milestone — the 100th anniversary of its founding. Over the course of the last century, NCSSS has endeavored to serve others by preserving human dignity, seeking justice for all people by meeting them where they are, and preparing students to change the world.
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The University celebrates the new home of The Busch School of Business
March 20, 2019
Nearly 175 members of the Catholic University family gathered on March 18th to honor donors who made a grand vision possible—the renovation of Maloney Hall, the new home of The Busch School of Business.
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A gift of faith
Couple’s pioneering support key to The Busch School’s new home
March 13, 2019
Steve and Maryanne Means first heard about Catholic University and The Busch School of Business from fellow University benefactors Tim and Steph Busch, for whom the school is named.
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The Springtime of Hope
Lenten Reflections with Fr. Jude DeAngelo
March 06, 2019

At Catholic University we come together every day as a community that is called and animated by faith, service, and love of our neighbor. Today, we are called in a special way, whether on campus or online, as one Catholic University, to enter into this

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Check out our libraries!
(Yeah, that's an awful pun...)
February 27, 2019
No holds barred! Discover the hidden secrets of the University Libraries at The Catholic University of America. The University Libraries offer resources to students, faculty, staff, and alumni, enriching instructional, research, and service programs.
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Serving on the Student Philanthropy Council
Making an early impact
February 20, 2019

Liz Friden, B.A. 2018, former alumni/advancement liaison for the Student Philanthropy Council (SPC), joined the group as a student because she was “looking for different ways to get involved” at Catholic University.

Formed at the beginning of the 2017-2018 academic year, SPC helps

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Alumnus Gift Establishes Endowed Scholarship at NCSSS
February 13, 2019

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the National Catholic School of Social Service (NCSSS), John Mosby Russell, B.A. 1950, M.S.W. 1952, has made a gift that will fund graduate scholarships to the school in perpetuity.

Russell’s generous gift of $100,000 establishes the

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Scholarships
Did you know?
February 06, 2019

Sixteen million dollars would change your life, right? What would you do with it? Travel the world, pay off credit cards, or maybe buy a house?

At Catholic University, $16 million can — and does — change lives. Nearly 400 of them, to be more

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Msgr. Thomas Green’s legacy to the School of Canon Law
January 30, 2019

Learning was always important to Monsignor Thomas Green, 79, the Stephen Kuttner Distinguished Professor of Canon Law who specialized in penal law and in the law on particular churches, which focuses on how dioceses and local churches are organized and operate within the Church’s

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11 statues at Catholic University
Can you solve the mystery of #2?
January 30, 2019
You can’t deny the beauty of Catholic University’s 176-acre campus: Gothic architecture, cherry trees exploding with spring blossoms, and inviting green spaces. Over the years, benefactors to the University have donated more than 80 statues.
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Paying It Forward
Bill and Maryrose McInerney
January 23, 2019

Inspired by those who helped them, alumni couple pays it forward with scholarship gifts.

When they were students, both Bill and Maryrose McInerney, B.A., 1977 and 1978, respectively, benefitted from the generosity of donors. Now, they are returning the favor by helping other Cardinals.

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Funding secured!
Continuing The Ciocca Center for Principled Entrepreneurship
January 16, 2019
Thanks to the generosity of Arthur and Carlyse Ciocca, Catholic University will continue to provide valuable business instruction to students through The Ciocca Center for Principled Entrepreneurship at The Busch School of Business.
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Participate in the Future of Catholic University
December 18, 2018

Thanks to alumni, parents, and friends like you, exciting advances are happening at The Catholic University of America. Every day, our students and faculty benefit from the involvement of our community of alumni, parents, and friends in advancing key priorities across this institution.

We all

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Giving Tuesday: Humbled by Your Generosity
December 05, 2018

Thank you for your generosity! On November 27, 2018, you set a new Giving Tuesday record for The Catholic University of America:

  • Donors: 352 — Second only to 2016's 355
  • Contributions $113,428 — A University record!

These numbers tell only part of your impact.

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2018 Cardinal Athletics Giving Challenge
Final Rankings!
November 19, 2018

We thank everyone who participated in the Second Annual Cardinal Athletics Giving Challenge. Between September 1 and October 31, 2018, more than 500 alumni, parents, staff, students, and friends donated to varsity athletics teams, a 40 percent increase in participation!

Students win!

This year, the

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What a weekend! Thank you! #CardWknd18
October 25, 2018

Thank you for returning to campus to make Cardinal Weekend 2018 a huge success!

The tent party was packed, your smiles were contagious, and your Cardinal pride was fierce. We loved having you back on campus!

From Thursday night to Sunday evening, the entire weekend

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