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Pope Francis

Pope Francis Is
Coming to CUA

On Sept. 23, the Holy Father will celebrate an outdoor Mass at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception overlooking the University Mall.

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  • Team Attends White House Reception

    A few members of CUA's women's basketball team got the chance to visit the White House for a reception to honor WNBA Champions Phoenix Mercury.

  • Media View Student-Designed Papal Altar

    More than two dozen reporters swarmed Carriage Hill Cabinets in Frederick, Md., Aug. 17 to get a glimpse of the altar furniture that will be used by Pope Francis in Washington, D.C., in September.

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Upcoming Events

  • Aug.
    First Day of Classes
    Classes for the fall semester will begin.
  • Sep.
    Women in Science
    Duilia F. de Mello, associate professor of physics, will lead this interactive talk about stars.
  • Sep.
    Campus Employment Fair
    Representatives from campus offices will be on hand to describe the jobs they have available and to hire those students who are interested.
  • Sep.
    Mass of the Holy Spirit
    The Mass is held annually at the opening of the academic year.
  • Sep.
    Labor Day
    The University will be closed.