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Gathering of representatives from IFCU
Monday, September 19, 2022
Dr. Murzaku Represents IFCU

Speaking to a gathering of dozens of the most influential leaders in Catholic Studies in the United States, Ines Murzaku, Ph.D., Professor of Religion and Director and Chair of the Catholic Studies.

A photo of the Pirate's Closet team.
Monday, September 19, 2022
Burlington Contributes to Pirate`s Closet

Jason Santos, created a communal closet for students without means to get professional attire. Burlington stores donated around 300 clothing items to Pirate’s Closet.

Deacon James Keating, Ph.D.
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Esteemed Author Speaks on the Sacrament of Love

On October 1, the Center for Diaconal Formation will welcome Deacon James Keating for a special presentation on the Eucharist at St. Mary’s Abbey Church in Morristown, NJ.

Image of a building on campus with a cross at the top in the fall with leaves.
Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Center for Catholic Studies Receives Porticus Grant

Porticus grant allows the Center for Catholic Studies to implement new initiatives in three key areas: faculty development, Catholic Studies, and local church and community engagement.

Katia Passerini
Thursday, September 1, 2022
Provost Passerini Elected to Board of IFCU

Katia Passerini, Ph.D., Seton Hall Provost and Executive Vice President, was elected to the Administrative Board for the International Federation of Catholic Universities.

Lonergan Painting
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Center Welcomes Fourth Toth Lonergan Professor

The Center for Catholic Studies is pleased to welcome Fr. Brian Cronin, C.S.Sp. as the Fourth Toth Lonergan Visiting Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies.

Roger Alfani
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
University Core Welcomes New Fellow

The University Core is thrilled to welcome our newest Core Fellow, Dr. Roger Alfani, whose book, Religious Peace-Building in the Democratic Republic of Congo, was published in 2019.

An image of the Boland Hall Chapel.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Monthly Spanish Mass Starts in October 2022

Campus Ministry and the G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith and Culture announce that the Monthly Spanish Mass at Seton Hall University will resume for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Maribel Landrau
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Inside the Core

Assistant Director of the Core, Maribel Landrau, recently published an article entitled "Two Latino Leaders: One Message of Hope" about Pope Francis and St. Oscar Romero in Today's American Catholic.

From left to right: Dianne Traflet (Associate Dean, ICSST), Filipe Domingues (The Lay Centre), Donna Orsuto (The Lay Centre), and Monsignor Joseph Reilly (Former Rector/Dean of ICSST)
Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Called to be Joyful Messengers of the Faith

Joy. Silent reflection. Prayer. Appreciation. These themes – and more – were explored at a day-long retreat on the ministry of catechesis hosted by ICSST and The Lay Centre on July 30.

Image of Ines Murzaku
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
SHU’s Interdisciplinarity Receives Attention

It was very exciting to be part of this international meeting of the IFCU and to present to an international audience some of the best practices we have developed at Seton Hall” said Dr. Murzaku