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  • IconAustrian Symposium
    STEUBENVILLE, OH —Former Polish prime minister Hanna Suchocka will give the keynote address at a one-day symposium on the legacy of St. John Paul II, hosted by the Language and Catechetical Institute in Gaming, Austria, on September 13. The symposium will be held at Franciscan University of Steubenville's study abroad site, the beautifully restored 14th century monastery, the Kartause Maria Thronus Iesu, in Gaming.
    IconSocial Science Conferenc
    STEUBENVILLE, OH—The Society of Catholic Social Scientists (SCSS) will hold its 22nd annual national conference on October 24-25, 2014, at Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Maryland.
    IconReaction to Latest HHS Mandate Regs
    STEUBENVILLE, OH—Franciscan University of Steubenville joins a chorus of other religious groups and the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) to express strong disappointment over the latest proposed changes to the HHS mandate, announced August 22 by the federal government.

    "Having worked long and hard to build up America and cultivate a tradition of religious freedom, Catholics now find themselves under attack by the government we've long served. We had hoped for a total exemption from this mandate, not only for Franciscan University as a religious employer, but for all employers with closely-held religious objections to the mandate," Father Sheridan said. "We will continue to evaluate these latest developments and be ready to re-file our lawsuit at the appropriate time."

    IconCACREP Accreditation
    STEUBENVILLE, OH — Franciscan University of Steubenville's Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling has received accreditation from the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).

    IconMusic to Honor St. Francis
    STEUBENVILLE, OH — Franciscan University of Steubenville will host a musical celebration of its patron saint, St. Francis: A Musical Tribute From the Past to the Present, on Thursday, September 4 at 7:00 p.m. in Christ the King Chapel.

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