Four years ago when I was making my decision on where to attend college and earn my BSN I didn’t know how many opportunities were waiting for me. Now, as a senior nursing student, I am confident that attending Catholic University was the best decision I could have made. Here’s what a glimpse at what four years here entails! DC has so much to offer … Continue reading Nursing School: Why Catholic University
When you step onto the campus of The Catholic University of America, you will be immersed in a community like no other. Since my first visit during Odyssey Day 2014, I knew Catholic would soon become a second home. As far as my choice to pursue a career in social work, I felt connected to the National Catholic School of Social Service’s (NCSSS) mission statement. … Continue reading Social Work: Why Catholic?
Internships are a huge aspect of life at Catholic University. Hear from Anna G., a resident of Northern Virginia and a sophomore at Catholic U. studying politics, on her experience and advice on searching for internships. One cold afternoon in February I sat in the stacks of the library on campus and began my search for an internship or job for the upcoming summer. When … Continue reading How to have an Inter(n)esting Summer
I will never forget the first time that I stepped off the train in Leuven, Belgium, my new home for the Fall 2017 semester while I complete an internship at the European Parliament in Brussels. As I dragged my suitcases onto the platform, I had one thought: waffles. Immediately the smell flooded my nose, and the two other CUA students with me noticed the same … Continue reading From One Capitol to the Next: Welkom in België!
Hey travel enthusiasts! Whenever you’re coming down to Washington, DC, to visit Catholic University, take advantage of the city and all it has to offer. There are so many different ways to spend your time, and in case you have a whole week to dedicate to your visit, I’ve got you covered on making the most of your time and making sure you won’t … Continue reading How to Spend a Week in DC
Hey everyone! It’s Connor and Bill here with another exciting DC Secret Menu item! If you want to catch up on the our Baked & Wired piece, check it out here. Today we have another savory treat for you–Astro Doughnuts and Fried Chicken. If you are looking for a place to grab lunch or a treat, it’s a best-of-both-worlds scenario. Not surprisingly, Astro Doughnuts and Fried … Continue reading DC’s Secret Menu: Astro Doughnuts and Fried Chicken
Hey, guys! Graceann and Natali here! We met this summer while working as Cardinal Ambassadors in the Office of Admission, and over the course of the summer we created a Catholic University bucket list of things we’ve done, and still need to do! Whether you’re an incoming freshman or a returning student, make sure you cross these off before graduation sneaks up on you! Walk … Continue reading Catholic University Bucket List