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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

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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.

Restoration of Windsor’s Assumption Church continues through pandemic

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WINDSOR, Ont. -- A tour through the labyrinth of the attic of the more than century-and-a-half-old Our Lady of Assumption Church shows just how extensive and painstaking is the remediation work for the historic building, a Canadian landmark.

Faith paves the path of a 70-year journey

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When Margaret and Paul O’Connor first met in 1946, they were teenagers enjoying a Catholic youth night at St. Michael’s Cathedral in Toronto. As they swayed to the sounds of Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, little did they know that one day they would celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary.

Garden project at Toronto City Hall part of province’s TRC commitments

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An Indigenous garden project underway in Toronto looks to bring hope and light to the province in the journey towards healing from the dark past of residential schools.

Family with 14th child on the way pulls together in faith

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The thought of 14 children would be inconceivable for most couples these days but for Carissa and Patrick Douglas it’s a dream come true.

Exhibition sheds light on unique partnership that created iconic Quebec Church buildings

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MONTREAL -- About 40 years ago, Raymonde Gauthier found a PhD topic by glancing out the window of her small apartment at the corner of Montreal’s St. Laurent Boulevard and Sherbrooke Street.