Category: News and Information

Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association Scholarship for Catholic Leaders – NOMINATIONS OPEN

The Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association Scholarship for Catholic Leaders is now open for nominations. Each year the Holy Apostles College and Seminary Alumni Association awards four full scholarships for Masters of Arts degrees to extraordinary Catholic evangelists who have demonstrated excellence in leadership. The mission of Holy Apostles is to “cultivate Catholic leaders for evangelization.” …

For our online community: Understanding Abortion Workshop

Great news from Dr. Mahfood! The upcoming workshop series “Understanding Abortion: From Mixed Feelings to Rational Thought”, which will be presented on-campus November 2 – 6 (please see an earlier post for details), will be available to our online community, too. The workshop will be webcast live on our HACS YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/HolyApostlesEdu)  and will …

Upcoming Workshop – Understanding Abortion: From Mixed Feelings To Rational Thought

Kiki Latimer, co-author of Understanding Abortion: From Mixed Feelings to Rational Thought will present a five-night continuing workshop on Sunday, November 2 through Thursday, November 6, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The sessions will be held on on-campus at Holy Apostles, in the Chapel Basement Auditorium. This very important program will help participants understand how …

Please Welcome Joan Ashman, HACS Alumni Website Editor

A recent graduate from our theology program at Holy Apostles has joined the Alumni Association Board and has been helping us as Editor of this website, posting updates and news of interest to alumni. Please welcome Joan M. Ashman to the team. We are so grateful for her involvement. If you an alumni and would …

Upcoming Webcast: “Battle Plan for Ministering to a Porn-Addicted Culture”

Matt Fradd, a Catholic apologist, speaker, and a student at Holy Apostles College and Seminary will offer a presentation titled “Battle Plan for Ministering to a Porn-Addicted Culture” on October 23rd. You are invited to login and view the event at 3:00 pm EDT on Thursday, October 23. The event will be available on the  Holy Apostles …

Following the Light: A New Book by HACS Alum Kevin Bezner

HACS is proud to share the news of publication of Following the Light: New and Collected Poems, by alum Dr. Kevin Bezner (M.A. Theology). Following the Light reflects on Kevin’s beautiful and inspiring journey of faith and discovery, and the book is now available for pre-order at Amazon. More from Kaufmann Publishing: Conversion story in poetry tells …

Holy Apostles College and Seminary Recommended in the Cardinal Newman Society Guide to Catholic Colleges

Holy Apostles College and Seminary is recommended in the 2015 edition of The Newman Guide to Choosing a Catholic College for its strong Catholic identity.  The Newman Guide is a resource published by The Cardinal Newman Society and may be read at http://www.TheNewmanGuide.com. The Newman Guide says of Holy Apostles: “The earliest Catholic universities made …

2014 Pope John Paul II Bioethics Lecture: Pope Pius XII as the “Greatest Hero of World War II”

On November 13, 2014 at 7:00 p.m., Gary Krupp, founder and president of Pave the Way Foundation (PWF), will deliver the 2014 Pope John Paul II Bioethics Lecture at Holy Apostles College and Seminary, presenting compelling research in defense of Pope Pius XII’s record as a hero of the Jewish people during World War II. …

More Important Information on the Faith and Science Webinar

The Faith and Science webinar by Fr. Spitzer will be recorded and made available on YouTube after the event, for those unable to attend the live event. You may also share this information link with everyone you know: http://tinyurl.com/mszklwd Many thanks to Dr. Tom Sheahen, director of the Institute for Theological Encounter with Science and Technology …

Free Faith & Science Webinar

High school science and religion teachers: Please join the Institute for Theological Encounter with Science and Technology on Tuesday, October 28, from 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. EDT (3:30 p.m. CT, 9:30: p.m. GMT) as it hosts a free webinar by Fr. Robert Spitzer, SJ, entitled “Collaborating to Teach Science and Faith: Helping to stem the …

HACS Alumni Group on LinkedIn

Our newest graduates now have the opportunity to join the HACS Alumni group on LinkedIn. Whether you are a new grad or more seasoned alum, membership offers an excellent opportunity to connect with other alumni and current or former professors, and to expand your professional network. A request for membership is quick and easy at https://www.linkedin.com/groups?home=&gid=6587000. …

Announcing HACS Career Center and Student Services

Dear Alumni, In the process of seeking approval for a fully online undergraduate program, the following deficit was noted by the state of Connecticut: “According to standard 7 of the Guidelines for the Evaluation of Distance Education, institutions must provide effective student and academic support to students enrolled in online offerings. Accordingly, the team requested …

Excellence in Literature Shares Dr. Sebastian Mahfood’s Dante Videos

From the Excellence in Literature site: Dr. Sebastian Mahfood has kindly shared these Dante videos with us: he has made a short video reflection on each canto of Dante’s Inferno. We hope you find these helpful in your studies. If you are interested in Purgatorio and Paradiso, Dr. Mahfood’s videos for those are available on his Youtube page. Please be …