Christendom College

January 27, 2010

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Alumnus Helps Others Experience the Christendom Way of Life

"Christendom is more than a place, a college, an institution—it is a living reality. It is part of who I am," alumnus Sabatino Carnazzo says. "You can send a Christendom graduate into the world and say goodbye, but you will never take Christendom out of the heart of that student." That certainly is true for Carnazzo. He has taken Christendom’s motto, "to restore all things in Christ," to heart by founding The Institute of Catholic Culture, a non-profit adult faith…

Entire Student Body Joins Hundreds of Thousands at March for Life

On January 22, Christendom College transported over 400 students, faculty, and staff to the 37th March for Life in Washington D.C. Braving the cold weather, the college community rallied on the Mall facing Capitol Hill with an estimated 300,000 fellow pro-lifers. "The March was extremely hopeful and joyful despite the hard times we are facing," Junior Ania Zganiacz of Connecticut said. "It's wonderful how Christendom supports the March by making it so easy for students to attend—it really is an…

Students Launch Relief Fund for Haiti Victims

Christendom College students have launched a Haitian Relief Fund for the victims of the recent earthquake in Haiti. The effort is being led by the student's Outreach Club, which seeks to put faith into action through corporal works of mercy. All donations are being sent to the St. Francis of Assisi Mission in Banica of the Dominican Republic, located on the Haitian border. The funds will be used to purchase relief supplies—blankets, food, water, and medical supplies. “Though the devastation…

Men’s Soccer Team Finishes Year with Second Straight Winning Season

It might have been the fact that 32 men arrived on campus a week early for three-a-day practices only to have the team whittled down to 23; or it might have been the fact that the team was made up of 10 freshmen, five of which would be regular starters; or maybe it was that this team didn’t lose one player from last year’s team, whose record was 6-1-1. All these things and more could have given Coach Vander Woude…

College Invites High School Juniors to Special Visit Days

The Christendom College Admissions Office will host two special Junior Visit Days for prospective students who are in their junior year of high school on February 15 and April 12, from 8:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m., on its Front Royal, Va., campus. After a welcome by the Admissions Office staff, students will be given an introduction to the rigorous academic life of the college. Then Christendom’s student ambassadors will lead individual tours of the campus, concluding with the opportunity to…

College Closes to Protest Abortion at March for Life

[caption id="attachment_5997" align="alignright" width="358"] Students carried the lead banner and flags last year.[/caption] Christendom College will close its doors on Friday, January 22 and its Student Activities Council will charter busses enabling the entire student body to attend the 2010 March for Life in Washington D.C. “This is one of my favorite things about Christendom,” says Cyrus Artz, a senior and President of Students for Life. “This college recognizes our responsibility to the unborn and enables the entire College community…

Admissions Office Reports Record-Breaking Interest in College

Admissions offices across the country rely heavily on certain amounts of data that they collect throughout the year to determine how the recruiting year is progressing and whether they are on target for the following fall. The main areas of concern are the number of people who have requested information about the college, the number of high school seniors from which to recruit, the number of people who have visited the College, and most importantly, the number of applications received.…

College Produces New Informational DVD

Christendom’s Admissions and Marketing Office announces the release of its latest DVD, titled Breathe Catholic, which, according to its creators, producer/co-director Tom McFadden and director/editor Niall O’Donnell, will go a long way in helping people realize the unique nature of Christendom’s liberal arts education and distinctive Catholic culture. Besides a brand new 30-minute video detailing all the various aspects of the College, the DVD has a number of special features, including the College’s 25th and 30th Anniversary videos; videos about…

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