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January 31, 2007

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Christendom Talent to Hit the Stage at Annual Spring Play

This spring the Christendom College Players will be performing You Can't Take It With You, a delightful and warm-hearted American comedy written in the 1930's. Directed by Christendom Senior John Jalsevac, the play will feature an experienced cast who have performed in past Christendom Plays and beyond: Julian Ahlquist, Shelagh Bolger, John Connelly, Catherine Trojak, Sam Phillips, and K.C. DuFrain, among others. The authors of You Can't Take It With You are George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, a celebrated team…

Listen to Raymond Arroyo on The World Over at Christendom College

Thanks to EWTN's Libraries you can listen to Raymond Arroyo interview Dr. John Bruchalski and Fr. Stefan Starzynski at Christendom College. The show, which aired on January 19, 2007, was filmed in St. John the Evangelist Library of Christendom College. Also available is Arroyo's interview with Dr. Thomas Hilgers, M.D. and Fr. Thomas Euteneuer concerning NaPro Technology, fertility, women’s health issues, and the truth about In Vitro & its alternatives. The show, which aired on December 8, 2006, was also filmed in…

Founding President Dr. Warren Carroll Launches Lecture Series

On January 29 at Christendom College, Founding President Dr. Warren Carroll delivered a lecture entitled, "The American War for Independence: Not a Revolution". The lecture launched what will be a series of history lectures over the next few months. The lecture was filled with poetic descriptions and charming wit in classic Carroll fashion. "I will ask all of you to promise yourselves and me that you will never again refer to 'the American Revolution,'" Carroll said at the beginning of…

High School Juniors Can Win a Space in Christendom’s One-Week High School Summer Program

As an incentive for High School Juniors to visit Christendom College and experience the incredible "Way of Life" offered, Christendom's Admissions Office is raffling off a spot in its One-Week High School Summer Program. Any High School Juniors who make an official visit to Christendom between February 1 and April 22, 2007, will be automatically entered into the raffle. "So often, students think they know all about Christendom and what we have to offer," says Christendom's Director of Admissions Tom…

Christendom Joins Hundreds of Thousands at the March for Life

On January 22 the entire Christendom student body joined hundreds of thousands of Pro-lifers at the 34th March for Life in Washington D.C. Braving the cold weather, students rallied on the Mall facing Capitol Hill to hear March for Life President Nellie Gray, President George W. Bush (via telephone) as well as, Senator Sam Brownback (R-KS) who was awarded Christendom College's 2005Pro Deo et Patria Medal for Distinguished Service to God and Country for his tireless work on behalf of the unborn. During the March…

College President O’Donnell Shares His Reflections on the Past Year

College President Dr. Timothy O'Donnell released his 2006 President's Year in Review Report at the start of the New Year. The report covers the many accomplishes of Christendom College in the year 2006. All are welcome to view the comprehensive report which covers all departments of the college: Academic Affairs, Graduate School, Development, Operations, Students Life, Alumni Relations, Admissions and Marketing. To receive a copy via mail, please send your request to sredner@christendom.edu or call (toll-free) 800.877.5456 ext. 239.

Christendom’s Career Office Teaming Up With Alumni to Assist Students

Because a liberal arts degree is a preparation for many different types of work after college, some students have difficulty choosing their career path. While a pre-medical student naturally goes on to medical school, or a business major to a job in, say, marketing or finance, a philosophy or theology major may not see things quite so clearly, and may even be fearful that his course of study has not really prepared him for a decent, well-paying job at all.…

Christendom to March for Life on January 22

On Monday, January 22, 2007, Christendom College will join the estimated 200,000+ pro-lifers at the 34th March for Life in Washington, DC. The College has cancelled classes for Monday and the Student Activities Council has chartered 7 buses to transport all 395+ students, and numerous members of the faculty and staff to the March. The annual March for Life is a peaceful demonstration marking the anniversary of the landmark and controversial Supreme Court decision of January 22, 1973, which proclaimed…

Christendom’s History Department to Incorporate Art into Curriculum

“The Church,” as John Paul II affirmed in his Letter to Artists (#12), “needs art” that can assist the proclamation of the Gospel by making “perceptible, and as far as possible attractive, the world of the spirit, of the invisible, of God.” Inspired by the Holy Father’s teaching and hoping to contribute to the renewal of Catholic culture, the History Department has integrated the teaching of art history into the Core Curriculum. Beginning with the frescoes of the Roman Catacombs…

Christendom Ranked as one of Top 10 Conservative Colleges in US

Christendom College has been ranked by Young America's Foundation as one of the top 10 conservative colleges in the United States. The announcement was made this week by the Herndon, Va., based organization. Young America's Foundation named institutions of higher learning that offer a holistic conservative experience for students. This year's list of schools features 10 institutions that are, through their mission and programs, dedicated to discovering, maintaining, and strengthening the conservative values of their students. The report referred to…

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