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Christendom Students to Aid 10,000 Poor and Homeless with New Outreach Campaign
November 6, 2015

Christendom students are taking their generous spirit to the next level, with the launch of the “10,000 Acts of Kindness” outreach campaign. Organized by the college’s mission trips program, the student body, faculty, and staff are aiming to help 10,000 poor and homeless people in cities over the coming year.


news Christendom Players Wow Audiences with Classic Father of the Bride
November 25, 2015

The Christendom Players performed the hilarious and heartwarming rendition of Caroline Francke’s Father of the Bride Nov. 20-22 at the Warren County Middle School in Front Royal. Audiences filled the theater for all four shows, leading to another huge success for Christendom’s drama group...

news Highly Ranked High School Summer Program to Open Registration December 1
November 20, 2015

Registration will open for Christendom College’s highly ranked Experience Christendom Summer Program (ECSP) in just two more weeks on December 1. Dubbed “The Best Week Ever” by participants, the college’s admissions team is expecting another record-breaking summer, after expanding to six one-week sessions in 2015...

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Christendom President Dr. Timothy O’Donnell to Illustrate the Fall of Jerusalem in Special Lecture
November 13, 2015

Christendom College president Dr. Timothy O’Donnell will illustrate the fall of Jerusalem in a special lecture for the Institute of Catholic Culture on Saturday, December 12 at 6:30 PM. Titled “Not One Stone: The Fall of Jerusalem (70 A.D.),” the talk will be delivered in St. Francis de Sales Church Hall in Purcellville, Va., with no reservation required...

Liberal Arts Lead Alumni to Success in Public Policy and Law
November 19, 2015

John Mavretich ('09), lawyer at Venabe LLP, Tyler Lowe ('11), director of online education at the Federalist Society for Law & Public Policy, and Lauren Merz ('10), director of strategic partnerships at Live Action, were the featured speakers for the last “Life on Tap” of the fall semester, organized by Christendom’s career and leadership development office. More than sixty students, faculty, and staff members attended to hear Mavretich, Lowe, and Merz, discuss their experiences working in Washington D.C. and learn how to achieve similar success...
Alumni Impact Memphis with Wojtyla Institute
November 17, 2015

Memphis is not known for being a bastion of Catholicism, with Catholics only making up 6% of the total religious population. Despite this fact, alumni Anna (Wright) and Greg Polley are having an incredible impact in the birthplace of rock and roll, thanks to their “Wojtyla Institute” — a monthly speaker series that is dramatically drawing people closer to the Faith...

December 1 Marks Early Action Deadline for Fall 2016 Applications
November 16, 2015

Christendom College’s early action deadline is quickly approaching for prospective students, with all applications due by December 1. Applying early for the fall of 2016 ensures that prospective students will have an answer back before Christmas, making their college decision process that much smoother...

Nationally Recognized Marriage Expert Ryan T. Anderson Featured in Principles
November 13, 2015

Prospective students and their families traveled from across America to take part in Christendom’s first open house of the academic year on October 12. Experiencing first-hand Christendom’s personalized academic attention and robust liberal arts education, the visitors were given the unique opportunity to attend classes, tour the campus, listen to presentations, and get an authentic taste of what everyday life is like at Christendom...

Crusader Rugby Scores First Win in Cardinals Conference Tournament
November 11, 2015

Christendom’s Crusader rugby team returned to the pitch this past weekend, playing in the Cardinals Conference Tournament in Harrisonburg, Va. Competing against some of the best schools on the East Coast, and with many players injured, the Crusaders scored their first victory of the season against James Madison University...

Lady Crusaders Take First Win on the Road
November 10, 2015

Crusader basketball returned to the court this past weekend, with the Lady Crusaders playing in the Davis College Tip-Off Tournament in Johnson City, N.Y. Playing in the third place game on Saturday, the Crusaders defeated Word of Life Institute (WOL) 59-43, marking their first win of the season...

news Christendom Exceeds Expectations, According to Class of 2019
November 5, 2015

When members of the historic Class of 2019 were applying for Christendom College, a common theme ran through their application essays: they all desired to be immersed in an educational environment that offered a rigorous Catholic, liberal arts education in a community conducive to growing in both the intellect and the Faith. Now, halfway through their first semester, freshmen Nate Reyes, Mary Katherine Mooney, and Henry Love believe Christendom is exceeding their expectations in every regard, as the classes, conversations, and culture prepare them to change the world after graduation...

Alumni Extol Benefits of Liberal Arts in Technology Sector
November 4, 2015

Alex Scrivener (’05) and Sean Garvey (’93) were welcomed back to campus for the popular “Life on Tap” speaker series, organized by the career and leadership development office, to speak about the value of the liberal arts as applied to the technology field...

news Christendom’s Admissions Team Hits the Road
November 3, 2015

Last year, Christendom College’s admissions team tripled the amount of schools visited by college representatives during the year, as they sought to help prospective students across the country understand the unique nature of a Christendom education. The team is hitting the road again this year, aiming to exceed the amount of schools visited last year as they expand their area of travel...

Popular Author and Lecturer Dr. David Corey to Explain Just War Theory at Christendom
November 2, 2015

Nationally recognized political philosopher and author David D. Corey, Ph.D., will explain the many facets of the just war theory at Christendom College on Friday, November 6, at 4:00 pm in St. Kilian’s Café. Sponsored by the college’s Cincinnatus League, the talk is open to the public and all are encouraged to attend... 
news Christendom’s Graduate Summer Program Has Widespread Impact on Religious Life
October 30, 2015

This Year of Consecrated Life marked the tenth anniversary of Christendom’s Vita Consecrata Institute (VCI), a summer program hosted by Christendom’s graduate school and the Institute on Religious Life. A record seventy-seven religious, priests, and other consecrated persons attended this unique program of spiritual formation and studies in spiritual theology and consecrated life this year, revealing the widespread impact Christendom’s education is having on the religious life...


Cardinal Newman Society Praises Christendom for Fostering Strong Marriages and Family Life
October 28, 2015

Christendom’s faithful, Catholic education has been instrumental in building strong marriages between alumni over the past 37 years, with the four-hundredth alumnus-to-alumna marriage occurring last month. The college’s strong stance on traditional marriage earned the acclaim of The Cardinal Newman Society over the past week, as they highlighted the college for fostering faithful unions within a culture hostile to marriage...

Students Impact Millennials in Fall Writing Internships
October 26, 2015

Three Christendom students are gaining invaluable work experience, working as staff writing interns with GenYize. Writing for an internet news site geared toward millennials is giving these students the opportunity to use their critical-thinking and writing skills in real world situations, helping them to get ahead of their peers in an increasingly competitive job market...
Alumna to Make Debut as Playwright and Director of "Legend of Sleepy Hollow"
October 21, 2015

Christendom College alumna Maria Bissex ’02 is bringing her dream of directing plays to life with the upcoming performances of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" to be held October 22, 23, and 24 at Sterling Middle School in Sterling, Virginia...
news Homecoming Weekend Draws Historic Turn-Out
October 20, 2015

Christendom College celebrated Homecoming Weekend on October 9-11, drawing over three hundred alumni back to its Front Royal, Va. campus for one of the most successful Homecoming Weekends in the history of the college...

Christendom’s Rome Program Garners Acclaim
October 19, 2015

Christendom’s junior semester in Rome program is earning acclaim for helping students grow both spiritually and to the whole of their being, according to recent stories published by Our Sunday Visitor. From studying right inside the Vatican walls to encountering the saints throughout the city of Rome, Christendom’s Rome program is giving students the opportunity to earn academic credit while expanding their participation in the global Church, an experience that is nothing short of “transforming...”
news Crusaders Crush Opponents – On Their Way to Historic Season
October 16, 2015

Christendom’s soccer teams are ending their seasons in spectacular fashion, with both the men and women’s teams scoring momentous victories on the field on Thursday night. With the victories, both teams secured their spots as two of the best teams in the nation, according to the USCAA rankings. ..