Entries for October 2013
AMU Featured in PBS Piece on Catholic College Identity
Saturday, October 26, 2013
What does it mean for a school to be Catholic? “This is a university that’s founded on biblical truth, on scripture, and on the sacramental richness of the Catholic Church,” says Ave Maria University President Jim Towey. But according to Rev. Kevin O’Brien, vice president for ministry and mission at Georgetown University, “What we did 50 years ago to promote our identity does not suffice today because the world is different and our students and faculty are different.”
Click here to see President Jim Towey and AMU students explain their view of a Catholic university.
Ave Maria University to Host Annual FOCUS Training Next Spring
Friday, October 25, 2013
Ave Maria University is proud to announce that the Fellowship of Catholic University Students (FOCUS) will hold its annual training on campus next summer.
The FOCUS training, which draws 500 young missionaries to the AMU campus, will be held from May 27 through July 6, 2014. About 40 of the young men and women may choose to remain on campus for a silent retreat that runs through July 13. AMU first partnered with FOCUS for their annual training earlier this summer.
Naples Daily News editorial praises AMU Mother Teresa Project
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
The Naples Daily News praised Ave Maria University's Mother Teresa Project in their October 15th editorial. Follow the link below to view the article.
NDN editorial, Oct. 15.
Ave Maria University to Become Home of Mother Teresa Project, Museum
Thursday, October 10, 2013
"Ave Maria University Reduces Tuition to Ease Burden on Families"
Thursday, October 3, 2013
Catholic News Agency, one of the fastest growing Catholic news providers to the English speaking world, released an article on AMU's recent tuition reduction announcement. Please follow the link below to access the article.
Ave Maria University reduces tuition to ease burden on families