Day Eight ROMA 2013
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
We have found many wonderful places to read while in Rome. Our hope each day is to read something in Latin that pertains to a monument or a place that we can visit. Sometimes we can even read these passages in the presence of the monument itself.
Day Seven ROMA 2013
Monday, June 10, 2013
This morning saw our group at various places in the city: some sought the ancient edifice of the Pantheon where the Novus Ordo of Paul VI was said; others sought Santissima Trinità dei Pellegrini where a solemn high Mass was offered according to the extraordinary form.
Day Four ROMA 2013
Friday, June 7, 2013
Dazzling displays of the Latin language, visits at two churches and dinner outside the Colosseum marked Day 4 of ROMA 2013. A band of Ave Maria University students and their professors made their way to the Universita Pontifica Salesiana, the Sant’Agnese fuori le mura, where they also found the mausoleum of Constantia, the daughter of the Constantine the Great. Read more here: classics.avemaria.edu/
Day Three of ROMA 2013
Thursday, June 6, 2013
Highs and lows, with Italy in between it all marked Day 3 in Rome for the Ave Maria University students studying the classics.
Day Two of ROMA 2013
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Dodging raindrops and seeing and experiencing the rich history where it was made, Ave Maria University students are enjoying their reality classroom in Italy.
AMU Students Give Personal Testimonies on Mission Trip to Calcutta
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
AMU students recently accompanied President Jim Towey on a six-day mission trip to Calcutta, India, "following in the very steps of Mother Teresa," the University reported.
ROMA Summer 2013
Monday, June 3, 2013
A group of Ave Maria University students left on Sunday for Rome to uncover the mystery of the city through its language and monuments.
Dateline Calcutta: Days 5 and 6
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
As their mission trip ends, the 12 Ave Maria University students who volunteered in Calcutta have much to contemplate.
Dateline Calcutta: Day Four
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Today, Leah shares how kindness with simple gestures toward the children and women in Calcutta made her day. She has worked with the orphans, the sick and dying during her time in Calcutta with the AMU group.
Dateline Calcutta: Day Three
Friday, May 17, 2013
Ave Maria University Junior Joe Kerr shares his story of a day of service in Calcutta. He massaged the ill to help take away some of their pain and helped feed a young girl with cerebral palsy.