In a wonderful essay written in 1919, “Das Unheimliche,” Sigmund Freud proposed a theory of the uncanny to explain the sense of unease and even terror that can arise when something presents itself to us as strangely familiar, but not quite.

St. FX student develops AI coaching app

By Quinton Amundson, The Catholic Register

Mbongeni “Bo” Ndlovu’s scientific journey began, in a sense, when he was a young boy living in Bulawayo, the second-largest city in Zimbabwe.

A grandma’s love eases the pain

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

A high school student whose yearbook tribute to his late grandmother was replaced with a racist message says her legacy of faith is helping him through this challenging time.

Campion professor in reinvention mode

By Quinton Amundson, The Catholic Register

Imagine as a university student the sensation at being cited in O, The Oprah Magazine and The Journal of Positive Psychology for a study you designed. 

Campus life back to a virtual normal

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

University campuses are a lot quieter this fall semester as lectures and student club activities have transitioned in large part to the online space. 

Ignatian principles drive St. Paul’s program

By Michael Swan, The Catholic Register

At a dinner honouring student leaders at the University of Manitoba, St. Paul’s College rector Chris Adams had a very Ignatian and Jesuit moment. Adams thought to himself, “What more should we be doing?”

Student’s fight for justice continues at Yale

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

Former Toronto Catholic District School Board student trustee Taylor Dallin has taken her fight for social justice to the halls of Yale University.

Gift to Brescia will develop women leaders

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

A $200,000 gift from the RBC Foundation’s Future Launch program will help enhance leadership opportunities for the women at Canada’s only women’s university.

Sisters take to social media to spread Christ’s message

By Wendy-Ann Clarke, The Catholic Register

Pointing people to Christ through mediums like Instagram and Facebook is a calling fit for a millennial nun and Sr. Amanda Marie Detry is a perfect fit.

Call to serve begins with Lord’s guidance

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Fr. Matthew McCarthy will take the cue from the Lord Himself for his guiding principles as he begins his journey as director of vocations for the Archdiocese of Toronto.

Catholic bikers get their motors running

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VANCOUVER -- Wayne Reville first got his motorcycle licence at age 19, and he hasn’t lost his love for riding since.