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College Begins 36th Academic Year with Record Enrollment
August 26, 2014

On August 22, Christendom College welcomed 122 new freshmen to its Front Royal, Va., campus making a record enrollment of 432 students for the acclaimed liberal arts college...

news College Announces New Scholarship Matching Program
September 5, 2014

Christendom College announces the launch of a new scholarship matching program this year for admitted students. Students can now request that Christendom’s scholarship committee review and match their scholarship offers from other peer institutions...

newsCollege President Appointed as Pontifical Consultor by Pope Francis
August 19, 2014

Pope Francis has renewed the appointment of Christendom College President Dr. Timothy O'Donnell as consultor to the Pontifical Council for the Family. O'Donnell received a letter earlier this month from Council President Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia stating his congratulations...



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news Christendom Professor Dr. Cuddeback to Speak at Local Festival
September 12, 2014

Dr. John Cuddeback, professor of Philosophy at Christendom College, will deliver a lecture on Saturday, September 13 at 11:00 a.m at Three Fox Vineyards in Delaplane, Va. Sponsored by the Institute of Catholic Culture, Cuddeback's lecture is entitled "True Friendship: Presence in an Age of Absence." The lecture will take place during the annual San Genarro Festivities at Three Fox Vineyards, featuring wine tasting, Italian fare, and a festal procession...

news College to Hold Fifth Annual Golf Tournament
September 11, 2014

Christendom will hold its fifth annual Thomas S. Vander Woude Memorial Golf Tournament on Friday, October 10, 2014 at the Blue Ridge Shadows Golf Club in Front Royal, Virginia. The tournament, which marks the start of Christendom's Homecoming Weekend festivities, raises funds for the Thomas S. Vander Woude Scholar-Athlete Scholarship...

news Dr. Pat Fagan to Address Students at Christendom College
September 10, 2014

Dr. Pat Fagan, Senior Fellow and Director of the Marriage and Religion Research Institute at the Family Research Council in Washington D.C., will deliver a talk entitled, “The Gift that Christian Marriage is to Western Civilization,” to the students and faculty of Christendom College on September 22. Part of the college's Major Speakers Program, the talk is open to the public and will be held in the St. Lawrence Commons at 6 p.m...

news Christendom Soccer Team to Host First Home Game on Crusader Fields
September 4, 2014

The Crusaders men's soccer team is set to play its first home game against Lord Fairfax Community College today at 5:00 pm at Crusader Fields. The match will be the first ever home soccer game played on Christendom's new athletic field...


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Christendom College Library Receives Donation from Local Luminaries
September 3, 2014

Christendom College's St. John the Evangelist Library recently received two generous book donations from notable intellectual leaders Leonard Liggio and Fr. James Schall, SJ...

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Alumna Leads in "Future of Pro-Life Movement"
August 13, 2014

“I believe they are the real future of the pro-life movement,” Christendom College Alumna Mary Brand says of local crisis pregnancy centers. “It's where the rubber hits the road"...


news College Announces Two Fall Open House Events
August 6, 2014

Christendom College is pleased to announce two Open House events for the fall of 2014: Monday, October 13 (Columbus Day) and Saturday, November 22.  The Open Houses will include a tour of campus, classroom visits, informational sessions on student life and financial assistance, as well as an opportunity to hear vice president for enrollment Tom McFadden speak on the Christendom difference with a Q & A session...
news Christendom Graduate School Holds Hooding and Commencement Exercises
August 5, 2014

On August 2, the Christendom Graduate School held its 2014 Hooding and Commencement Ceremonies awarding nine Master of Arts in Theological Studies. College Chaplain Fr. Stephen McGraw, along with graduates Fr. Paul Nguyen and Fr. Andrew Luong, celebrated Mass before the ceremony, which was held in Christ the King Chapel...
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Graduate School Alumna Brings Hope to Youth
July 29, 2014

Now more than ever, articulate and passionate Catholics are needed in the education and evangelization of our youth. Simone Rizkallah came to the Christendom Graduate School because she saw that need, and is now teaching and evangelizing at St. Mary's Catholic High School in Phoenix, Ariz. In recent interview, Rizkallah revealed how—armed with her Christendom education—she is bringing a message of hope to the youth in her school...

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Students Credit Christendom Summer Program for Best Week of Their Lives
July 24, 2014

Christendom College recently concluded its 16th year of hosting its wildly popular Experience Christendom Summer Program for rising high school seniors. As usual, the 179 students who participated in the four one-week sessions found their time at the college to be life-changing...
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College President Dr. Timothy O'Donnell to Deliver Lectures at Institute of Catholic Culture
July 9, 2014

Christendom College President Dr. Timothy O'Donnell will deliver a lecture on July 17 at 7:30 p.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Annandale, Va. Sponsored by the Institute of Catholic Culture, O'Donnell's talk is entitled "St. John Paul II’s Novo Millennio Ineunte: A Vision for the Future of the Church"...


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History Professor Reveals Archeological Findings at Global Conference
July 2, 2014

In March of 2013, Dr. Brendan McGuire, a professor of history at Christendom College, conducted a weeklong archaeological field study, focusing on the existing Byzantine-era churches of Istanbul, Turkey. It was an experience that he described as “exhilarating.” Last month, after a year of research, McGuire presented a paper, which solved an age-old archeological puzzle, at the second annual Symposium on Medieval and Renaissance Studies at Saint Louis University...

news Theology Professor to Launch Lecture Series in Chantilly, Va.
July 1, 2014

Mary Stanford, a professor of theology at Christendom College, will launch a lecture series entitled “Faith and Fertility” in Chantilly, Va., on July 10 at 7:00 p.m. Hosted by St. Veronica Catholic Church, Stanford will speak on "The Beauty of God’s Truth: God’s Intention for Human Sexuality"...
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Full House and Excitement at Christendom's High School Summer Program
June 26, 2014

All 176 spots of the four sessions of the Experience Christendom Summer Program are filled. The program, currently enjoying its second session, gives rising seniors a one-week taste of Christendom College’s academic, spiritual, and cultural life. This year’s participants are describing their experience at the program as “life-changing” and “amazing” in a new video...

news Christendom Alumnus Appointed to Top Post with U.S. Bishops Conference
June 17, 2014

Christendom College alumnus Mark Rohlena ('00), president and chief executive officer of Catholic Charities of Central Colorado, has been named director of the Office of Domestic Social Development of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)...


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Philosophy Professor Mark Wunsch to Deliver Lectures at Institute of Catholic Culture
June 16, 2014

Prof. Mark Wunsch, professor of philosophy at Christendom College, will deliver a two-part lecture series on June 22 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. at St. John the Beloved Church Hall in McLean, Va. Sponsored by the Institute of Catholic Culture, Wunsch's talk is entitled "Ockham & Luther: Roots of the Protestant Heresy"...