- May 29, 2020
The U.S. Department of Education said federal financial relief for coronavirus for higher education is meant for U.S. citizens, prompting protests from students enrolled in colleges and universities under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA.
With several ex-presidents in jail and a history of decades of corruption plaguing the highest ranks of their government, the Peruvian Catholic bishops have decided to fight back at the grassroots, establishing a university course to educate students on the causes of corruption, and how to stop it.
A report on Catholic campus ministry at U.S. colleges and universities found nearly nonexistent ministry at the nation’s community colleges.
“Jesuit Worldwide Learning” aims “to provide equitable high-quality tertiary learning to people and communities at the margins of societies.” Its underlying goal is to help “create a more peaceful and humane world.”
A Catholic college in India has reaffirmed its right to have a dress code after Muslim students held a protest over the school’s ban on headscarves.
A Catholic church on the premises of the University of Agriculture Faisalabad “will leave a message of love and harmony” throughout Pakistan, according to the president of the country’s bishops’ conference.