Peace trained

By Heather Grennan Gary| Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article War and Peace
In Catholic classrooms and Ugandan villages, Patrick Corrigan strives to learn how to heal wounds of violence.

In 2007, six months after his college graduation, Patrick Corrigan found himself about as far from a leafy, peaceful campus as he could get-in Kampala, Uganda, sitting in on a meeting between parliamentarians and representatives of the Lord's Resistance Army, a notorious rebel group that has terrorized the region for decades and is best known for abducting children and forcing them to participate in its bloody campaigns.


Under the gun

By Megan Sweas| Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article War and Peace Young Adults
How violence takes a toll on our kids.

Students vote for expanded sex ed resources at Boston College

By Megan Sweas| Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article Sex and Sexuality Young Adults

A referendum on sexual health that earned the support of 90 percent of Boston College students presents a unique opportunity to discuss sexuality, administrators say. But BC students may be less interested in teachable moments on sexual ethics than they are in an expansion of the school's sex education program.

 


Students vote for expanded sex ed resources at Boston College

By Megan Sweas| Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article Sex and Sexuality Young Adults

A referendum on sexual health that earned the support of 90 percent of Boston College students presents a unique opportunity to discuss sexuality, administrators say. But BC students may be less interested in teachable moments on sexual ethics than they are in an expansion of the school's sex education program.

 


Students vote for expanded sex ed resources at Boston College

By Megan Sweas| Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article Sex and Sexuality Young Adults

A referendum on sexual health that earned the support of 90 percent of Boston College students presents a unique opportunity to discuss sexuality, administrators say. But BC students may be less interested in teachable moments on sexual ethics than they are in an expansion of the school's sex education program.

 


Mothers' helper

By Katherine Jacobs| Print this pagePrint | Email this pageShare
Article Hispanic Catholics Immigration Social Justice
Stephanie Garza, a young new leader in the church, creates leaders out of Chicago moms.

Evangelical Christians versus Catholics on hook-up culture

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Article Sex and Sexuality Young Adults

What do non-evangelicals think of evangelical dating culture?

My students were shocked when they read evangelical books on dating. The idea that you would know your partner's religious affiliation, what made them tick, or what kind of family they came from before you had sex with them was unheard of.


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