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Miami teens, college students are models in healthy body image campaign
Aug 13 2014
Three young Catholic women from Miami are facing down the beauty industry - and not just figuratively.

From youth ministry in Walkersville to South Bend administrator
Jul 22 2014
Picture several thousand high school students filled with the Holy Spirit standing in a field house.

US roster for World Lacrosse Championship includes local Catholic school products
Jul 08 2014
Five men whose lacrosse careers include stops at Catholic high schools or colleges in Maryland will play for the U.S. Men’s National Team.

Around the world - St. Mary's grad finds opportunity in England
Jun 12 2014
While originally planning to stay abroad just one year after college graduation, Kara Bowman couldn’t get enough of England.

Viva House steps up to help Spanish-speaking teen killed outside its doors
Jun 02 2014
UPDATED with information and comments from Redemptorist Father Robert Wojtek.

John Carroll alum among U.S. Naval Academy graduates
May 23 2014
More than 1,000 U.S. Naval Academy students are set to graduate May 23.

School news: College cuts energy costs, students raise funds for cardiac care for orphans, etc.
May 21 2014
From Maryvale Preparatory School feeding the hungry to St. Thomas More Academy launching a STREAM initiative, check out the latest school news.

Some graduates postpone careers, further study for volunteer experience
May 17 2014
Like many students graduating from college this spring, Ivy Seraphin, always assumed she would go straight to graduate school.

Mount de Sales grad says bone marrow donation strengthened faith
May 03 2014
Caroline Casey was the sole match for a 32-year-old woman battling leukemia.

Loyola University students gear up for canonizations
May 02 2014
UPDATED with reaction from Tommy O’Donnell and Briana Ciccarino, Loyola University Baltimore students, after attending the canonizations.

At lock-in, teens prepare for annual pilgrimage ushering in Holy Week
Apr 14 2014
Teens from Immaculate Conception, St. Cecilia and other area parishes attended a lock-in before the annual pilgrimage.

Faith leads young man with cancer to resolve to live life to the utmost
Apr 13 2014
Father Rick Nagel was touched when he visited 26-year-old Macklin Swinney and heard what he wanted to give up for Lent.

Faith, forgiveness marked life, death of young man killed in shooting
Apr 11 2014
Forgiveness was important to pro-life 24-year-old gunned down in Indianapolis.

The singing Ursuline sister: “I have a gift to give"
Mar 24 2014
Pope Francis’ call for the church to “get out onto the streets” inspired 25-year-old Ursuline Sister Cristina Scuccia.

Social media, smartphones give young people a new look at Lent
Mar 22 2014
This is not your parents’ Lent.