Nick Mayrand is a journalism intern for Crux. He earned his M.A. in Theological Studies from the University of Dayton after studying classics, philosophy, and natural sciences in Xavier University’s Honors Bachelor of Arts program. He is a PhD candidate in Theology at the University of Dayton, where he and his colleagues focus their work on the particularities of the US Catholic experience.
Nick has worked as a parish director of religious education and has led a diocesan department of faith formation. He participates in the University of Notre Dame’s Strong Foundations for Pastoral Leaders initiative and is an active member of the College Theology Society (CTS). His writings have appeared in New Blackfriars, the CTS annual volume, and Catechetical Leader Magazine.