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Christendom College Creates Vice President of Finance and Special Outreach Role, Welcomes New Executive Vice President

Christendom College is pleased to announce that it has created a new Vice President of Finance and Special Outreach position and has also named a new Executive Vice President in charge of administration. “Given Christendom’s steady growth, expected increase in activity relating to the projects funded by A Call to Greatness — our 40-million-dollar fundraising campaign — and continual efforts to grow and improve the education and services provided to students, we feel that the time is right to enhance…

Successful Alumni in Real Estate Industry to Mentor Students at Life on Tap

Real estate entrepreneurs and alumni Ben Ferri and Ben McMahon will provide insights to their success on Tuesday, April 24, in the final “Life on Tap” networking event of the spring semester. Held at 7:30 p.m. in Christendom’s St. Kilian’s Café, the alumni will give tips on how to succeed in starting your own business, managing property, and more. Refreshments will be provided, and all are invited to attend. [caption id="attachment_16427" align="aligncenter" width="625"] Ferri and McMahon will be speaking to students about…

Vice President Mike Pence Congratulates Christendom on its 40th Anniversary

Vice President Mike Pence sent Christendom College a letter this past weekend, congratulating the college on its 40th Anniversary and praising it for inspiring hope for restoration and renewal in the United States. [caption id="attachment_16423" align="aligncenter" width="625"] Vice President Mike Pence.[/caption] The letter was one of the highlights of Christendom’s 40th Anniversary Gala in Washington, D.C. While the Vice President had hoped to attend the Gala in person, he was called away on business and sent the letter in his…

Christendom Celebrates 40 Years with D.C. Gala

Christendom College celebrated its 40th Anniversary with a gala dinner dance on April 14, hosting close to 500 guests at the historic Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Joining special guests Senator Rick Santorum, Francis Cardinal Arinze, His Imperial and Royal Highness Imre of Habsburg-Lorraine, Arlington Bishop Michael Burbidge, and radio personality Patrick Madrid, the guests enjoyed a spectacular night of dining and dancing, as they celebrated Christendom and its achievements in Catholic higher education over the past 40 years. [caption…

R.V. Young to Speak on Macbeth in Lecture

Christendom’s English language and literature department will welcome recognized professor and author R.V. Young to campus for a 40th Anniversary lecture titled: “’Light Thickens’: Political Tyranny and Personal Freedom in Macbeth.” The talk will be held in St. Kilian’s Café on Thursday, April 19 at 4:00 p.m. [caption id="attachment_16393" align="aligncenter" width="625"] Young will be speaking on Shakespeare's "Macbeth."[/caption] R.V. Young is Professor of English Emeritus, North Carolina State University and former editor of the quarterly review, Modern Age.  He co-founded and for 25…

Crusaders to Compete for 2018 National Championship Berth

The Crusaders rugby team will travel to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to compete for a berth to the 2018 NSCRO 7s National Championship this weekend at the DIP Classic Rugby 7s Tournament. Held on April 14-15 at Franklin & Marshall College, the Crusaders will play against Franklin & Marshall, American University, and others in their pursuit of their second-straight trip to the National Championship. [caption id="attachment_16388" align="aligncenter" width="625"] The Crusaders will begin their hunt to defend their National Championship this weekend.[/caption] The Crusaders…

2018 Graduate Ready for Success at Prestigious Business School

It doesn’t take more than a quick Google search to discover a little-known fact about many of today’s business leaders: they’re liberal arts majors. From Disney to YouTube to Chipotle, the leaders of the biggest brands consistently have degrees in history, philosophy, English language, and other recognized liberal arts degrees. For Christendom students interested in business after graduation, this is an encouraging sign. For senior Jacob DeVos, it’s more than a sign — it’s his future, as he is already…

Christendom to Perform Musical Baseball Comedy

The Christendom College Players will perform the Tony Award-winning baseball musical, “Damn Yankees,” during April 20-22. A modern, comedic retelling of the Faust legend, the production will be presented at E. Wilson Morrison Elementary School in Front Royal, Va. [caption id="attachment_16365" align="aligncenter" width="625"] The show will be performed nightly April 20-22.[/caption] Winner of the 1956 Tony Award for Best Musical, “Damn Yankees” is set during the 1950 in Washington, D.C., during a time when the New York Yankees dominated Major League…

2018 Full-Tuition Scholarship Winners Announced

Claire Guernsey, Henry Summers, and Rose Norris have been named the winners of Christendom's 2018 Padre Pio Full-Tuition Scholarship competition. The three high school seniors stood out amongst a group of 58 finalists for the three scholarships, writing exceptional essays and impressing college staff and faculty during the rigorous interview process. Together, the seniors will now each receive a four-year full-tuition scholarship to attend Christendom. “We are thrilled to welcome Claire, Henry, and Rose this fall,” says director of admissions…

Crusaders to Compete in D.C. Cherry Blossom Rugby Tournament

Christendom’s rugby team will travel to nearby Washington, D.C., to compete against some of the best teams in the nation in the annual Cherry Blossom Rugby Tournament. Held on April 7-8 at Rosecroft Raceway, the Crusaders will play against Virginia Tech, Salisbury Gold, and others in their pursuit of their first-ever Cherry Blossom trophy. [caption id="attachment_16344" align="aligncenter" width="625"] Christendom is hunting for its first Cherry Blossom trophy this year.[/caption] The Crusaders, fresh off their sweeping victory at the Frassati Invitational,…

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