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    • New Faculty and Staff Profess Faithfulness to the Church

      August 26, 2015
      STEUBENVILLE, OH—"In my words and in my actions, I shall always reserve communion with the Catholic Church," pledged four of Franciscan University's new faculty and staff as they placed their hands on the Book of the Gospels and took the Oath of Fidelity during Mass on Saturday, August 22, of Franciscan University's Orientation Weekend.
    • Mary's Meals to Receive Poverello Medal, Franciscan's Highest Non-Academic Honor

      August 25, 2015
      The international charitable organization Mary's Meals will receive the Franciscan University of Steubenville Poverello Medal at a special ceremony to be held on Sunday, September 20.
    • Franciscan Receives Reaffirmation of Accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission

      August 10, 2015
      Following an extensive preparation effort, Franciscan University of Steubenville has been formally reaffirmed as an institution of higher learning by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
    • FORBES: Franciscan University in Top 10 Percent of Colleges in the Nation

      August 10, 2015
      STEUBENVILLE, OH—For the second year in a row, Franciscan University of Steubenville has been included in the FORBES list of America's Top Colleges, ranking in the top 10 percent of America's 4,706 degree-granting institutions.
    • Franciscan University Joins With UK School to Offer Online Master of Catechetics Degree

      August 06, 2015
      Franciscan University and the School of the Annunciation at Buckfast Abbey in England announce partnership to strengthen efforts to spread the New Evangelization in Europe.
    • Understand, Then Preach: Defending the Faith Conference Draws Global Crowd

      July 31, 2015
      STEUBENVILLE, OH—Some 1,800 participants gathered at Franciscan University of Steubenville from 39 states, 4 Canadian provinces, and 8 countries, some traveling from as far as Singapore, Kenya, and China, for the 25th annual Defending the Faith Conference, July 24-26, 2015. The conference featured renowned Catholic speakers and authors including Dr. Scott and Kimberly Hahn, Patrick Madrid, Dr. Peter Kreeft, Father Michael Gaitley, MIC, Mike Aquilina, Bishop Ronald W. Gainer, Jennifer Fulwiler, and musician Matt Maher, who shared personal stories and theological insights about how to better understand and defend the Catholic faith.
    • Society of Catholic Social Scientists to Address Crucial Secular Issues at Annual Conference

      July 29, 2015
      STEUBENVILLE, OH—The true meaning of marriage in modern society, Catholic business ethics, and the societal implications of liberalism and individualism are just some of the 30-plus topics that will be discussed October 23-24, 2015, during the 23rd annual conference for the Society of Catholic Social Scientists (SCSS).
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