Christendom College

September 30, 2009

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Former Swiss Guard to Address Students

Entrepreneur and former Swiss Guard Andreas Widmer will deliver a talk entitled "Seven Things I Learned from Pope John Paul II on Being a Catholic Business Person" at Christendom College on Monday October 5, 2009, at 6:30 p.m. Widmer is the co-founder of the SEVEN Fund, a non-profit run by entrepreneurs whose goal is to dramatically increase the rate of innovation and diffusion of enterprise-based solutions to poverty. Widmer is a seasoned business executive with experience in high-tech and, more…

College Offers Cash for Visiting Students’ Travel Expenses

Any high school senior or college transfer student who completes an application to Christendom College is invited to make an Overnight Visit and receive some reimbursement for their travel expenses during this 2009-10 academic year. Students may visit during the week or on one of the College's scheduled Visit Weekends. "During these lean economic times, traveling to colleges might be out of the question for some families," Director of Admissions Tom McFadden says. "And that's too bad, because visiting a…

Cardinal Newman Society Chooses Christendom as a Top Catholic College

This week Christendom College once again appeared as a recommended college in the second edition of The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College, a free online resource for parents and students seeking a faithful Catholic education. This comprehensive Guide distinguishes 21 Catholic colleges and universities in the United States based on the strength of their Catholic identity. "Christendom College is one of the foremost institutions carrying the banner in the renewal of Catholic higher education," said Patrick J. Reilly, President…

College High School Summer Programs Great Success

Christendom College held two different summer programs for high school aged students over the summer – both of which were a resounding success. The college held three sessions of its every-popular "Experience Christendom" Summer Program and two sessions of the newly created Latin Immersion Program, attracting over 125 students to its campus and giving them an opportunity to experience the unique educational opportunities offered by Christendom. When Laura McGrath of Elk Grove, Calif., boarded her plane to Virginia, she was…

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