Historically, schools have treated citizenship both poorly and as a separate category. In Ontario high schools, students are required to take a half credit in Civics and Citizenship. In recent years, between 15,000 and 20,000 students are choosing to complete this credit online, many asynchronously and in the summer. Their motivation? To simply get it over with.

One year after the historic papal visit to Canada, positive signs abound.

Parish stood, and stands, at centre of remembering the 47 taken too soon.

The Register's globe-trotting journalist's career ends after 25 years.

A Jesuit at the University of Toronto is helping to map the unknown.

Are we losing our ability to think deeply, purposefully?

Hope and energy brought to Church in Africans’ new homeland.

Vince Pietropaolo’s lens points us to who built Canada.

Here at The Catholic Register, we make it a key part of our journalistic mission to find and communicate beauty even in a fallen world, which is why at the joyous Christian seasons of Christmas and Easter we save some of our pages for art created by elementary school students as part of our twice-yearly drawing contest.