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This month, Jesuit colleges and universities across the United States are hosting a variety of events to commemorate Constitution Day. The U.S. Congress approved the declaration of Constitution Day in 2005 in response to legislative efforts by the late Senator Robert C. Byrd (D-WV) to formally recognize the signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787 (constitutionday.com).
On Tuesday, September 13th, U.S. News & World Report released its annual rankings of the best colleges and universities in the United States. Jesuit institutions were featured prominently on the list.
Across the country, members of the "visionary" class of 2020 are moving onto Jesuit campuses and beginning a new chapter in their lives as college students. For several schools, the class of 2020 is their largest freshman class ever. Read on for highlights from move-in week, including videos and photos of the newest Jesuit-educated students on our campuses!
This fall, many Jesuit alumni events will be taking place across the country. The following is a full list that will be updated throughout the fall. Questions or suggestions? Please contact AJCU's director of communications, Deanna Howes: firstname.lastname@example.org or (202) 862-9893.
Over the next two weeks, athletes from around the world will compete in the 31st Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Many of them have ties to Jesuit colleges and universities: from alumni to coaches, Jesuit-educated athletes will be found on the court, in the pool and on the field!
For only the second time in its history, Seattle University (SU) is sending a delegation to World Youth Day (WYD) and MAGIS this summer in Poland. The participants (ten students, two alumni, one member of the Jesuit community and one campus minister) will experience the Church as a Global Church through meeting young adults from around the world to pray, share, and learn together.
Members of this year's graduating class truly embody the spirit of Magis and what it means to be Jesuit educated. As graduations continue this weekend, we congratulate all members of the class of 2016 and thank the AJCU Communications Network for sharing their inspiring stories with us.
It's that time of year again! The following is a list of speakers and dates for the 2016 commencement ceremonies at the twenty-eight Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States.
On Tuesday, March 29th, the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) welcomed St. John’s College in Belize as its second associate member institution. St. John’s joins Campion College of the University of Regina in Saskatchewan, Canada, which became an associate member of AJCU in October 2006.
This Lenten season, Jesuit colleges and universities are offering a number of services and retreats, as well as online resources for prayer and meditation. In addition, our friends from other Jesuit organizations are offering online resources to help you grow in your faith this season.