Christendom College

November 10, 2009

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Christendom Players to Perform Comedy-Mystery by Legendary George M. Cohan

The Christendom Players will perform a hilarious comedy-mystery, "Seven Keys to Baldpate," on November 20-22, at the Warren County High School auditorium in Front Royal, Virginia. "Seven Keys to Baldpate" was written by the legendary playwright and songwriter George M. Cohan, the only man of the theater to have his statue in Times Square. Hailed as a precursor of the great "Screwball Comedies" of the 1930's, which started actors like Cary Grant and Katherine Hepburn, the play is suspenseful, humorous,…

College Participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Giving Vets Free Education

Qualified military veterans and their dependents can now attend Christendom College tuition-free, via an agreement between the College and the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Christendom is taking part in the new "Yellow Ribbon" program, a component of the post-9/11 GI Bill. The Yellow Ribbon GI Education Enhancement Program is a provision of the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008. The program is designed to help students avoid up to 100 percent of their out-of-pocket tuition and…

Students Protest at Planned Parenthood Clinic to Conclude 40 Days for Life

Christendom College's pro-life student group, Shield of Roses, held its biggest protest in over 30 years of existence. On October 31, over 200 students, faculty, staff, and visitors traveled to Washington, D.C., to peacefully protest their opposition to abortion at the Planned Parenthood clinic, located just north of the White House, on 16th Street. The group protests at this same clinic each Saturday morning during the academic year, but normally only around 20-30 students make the trek into D.C. on…

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