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Why I Want to Attend a Catholic College or University

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

It's the perfect time of the year to share why attending a Catholic college or university could be one of the greatest decisions you ever make! read more

5 Myths About Catholic Colleges: Busted!

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

You have to be religious to fit in at a Catholic college, right? Wrong! A student at Emmanuel College debunks this myth, plus other common misconceptions about Catholic universities read more

What is Going to a Catholic School Like?

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CollegeXpress Student Writer

If you're wondering what going to a Catholic high school or college/university might be like, make sure you read this student's story! read more

Ten Quotes from Pope Francis That Will Inspire Catholic Students

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Senior Assistant Editor, Wintergreen Orchard House

In the short time since he took over the papacy, Pope Francis has made headlines as "The People's Pope," and many of his teachings may be particularly encouraging and inspiring to Catholic students. read more

Catholic College Retreats: Part II

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Editor, Carnegie Communications

Was your interest piqued by my last post? (Was it the "family-style meals" part? That always gets me.) You must be itching to know more about Catholic college retreats! Below you'll find just a few examples of the many Catholic-centric retreat programs out there. And whether you attended any of the retreats here or you have another experience you'd like to share, we'd love hear about it in the comments! read more

Catholic College Retreats: Part I

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Editor, Carnegie Communications

When you hear the word "retreat," you might think of armies and losing battles. But for me, retreats will always mean spending a bonding weekend with friends. Not a vacation but not really work, retreats generally take students (or coworkers or other like-minded individuals) to a place removed from their harried everyday lives, giving them an opportunity to learn, reflect, and grow together. read more

Catholic Educational Heritage: Sisters of Saint Joseph

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Editor, Carnegie Communications

There are several orders of nuns associated with education that founded and now run many colleges and universities across the United States. read more