School news: A business plan, math and science competition and leaders honored
Apr 16 2014
Students create a business plan, teachers and business leaders receive awards and young people engage in a math and science competition.
Loyola recognizes two Catholic school educators for outstanding literacy work
Apr 12 2014
"Can't" is one word that is not allowed in 32-year-old teacher Kristina Collins' classroom.
New York Catholic all-girls high school founded by U.S. saint to close
Apr 07 2014
In the end, the declining numbers trumped the best efforts of enthusiastic alumnae and parents.
Loyola University chemistry/bio major donates $1.5 million to the school
Apr 04 2014
“Loyola did something for me, and I want to do something for them,” said 1949 Loyola graduate Gordon Erberts.
Artistry meets dentistry in Catholic couple’s Frederick periodontal office
Mar 29 2014
Walking into Frederick Periodontal Associates feels more like entering a grand home than a periodontics office.
Some $1.1 million in funds stolen by former CFO of the Pontifical Mission Societies recovered
Mar 25 2014
A now-deceased CFO of the Pontifical Mission Societies diverted funds during a nine-year period.
Mount St. Mary’s University president reappointed as institution’s leader
Mar 21 2014
The Mount St. Mary’s University Board of Trustees announced March 21 it has reappointed President Thomas H. Powell.
Job creation is essential for promoting human dignity, pope says
Mar 21 2014
The purpose of a job is not just to earn money, Pope Francis said.
Notre Dame of Maryland University names Yam its 14th president
Mar 20 2014
Dr. Marylou Yam will serve as as Notre Dame of Maryland University’s 14th president.
Conversation with Loyola's Jesuit Father Linnane - 2014 Hibernian of the Year
Mar 07 2014
What charism, Jesuit Father Brian F. Linnane was asked, do the Irish bring to the Catholic Church?
School news: Contest winners, vocations and STEM fun night
Mar 07 2014
From a literary standout at Notre Dame of Maryland University to a Fullerton priest talking vocations, check out the latest education news.
Mount St. Mary’s University partners with Frederick County Sheriff’s Office
Mar 02 2014
Mount St. Mary’s University has partnered with the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office to teach law enforcement officers best practices when encountering people with intellectual disabilities.
Archdiocese argues banning the criminal checkbox could put vulnerable at risk
Feb 27 2014
Alison D’Alessandro, director of the archdiocese’s Office of Child and Youth Protection, voiced her concerns about "Ban the Box."
New Harford County Public Schools superintendent a Mount St. Mary’s, Loyola alumna
Feb 25 2014
Barbara P. Canavan, a graduate of Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg and Loyola University Maryland in Baltimore, was named superintendent of Harford County Public Schools Feb. 24.
Winter weather wreaks havoc on archdiocesan buildings, impacts budgets, school schedule
Feb 24 2014
Since January, 23 parishes and schools have filed property claims with the archdiocese.