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SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY | Former Georgetown Vice President of Mission and Ministry Fr. Kevin O'Brien, S.J., (CAS '88) oversaw the largest interfaith campus ministry of any institution and was awarded the 2016 Dorothy Brown Award for Excellence in Teaching for his work as a theology professor while at Georgetown.

Former VP of Campus Ministry to Become President of Santa Clara University

Fr. Kevin O’Brien, S.J., (CAS ’88), former vice president for mission and ministry at Georgetown University, is set to become the 29th president of Santa Clara University on July 1, Santa Clara announced in a March 19 news release. O’Brien joined Santa Clara, a Jesuit university in California, in 2016[Read More…]

by April 1, 2019 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Ministry Fundraising Email Draws Student, Alum Criticism

Ministry Fundraising Email Draws Student, Alum Criticism

An Office of Mission and Ministry fundraising email sent Oct. 25 that linked the importance of financial donations to Georgetown University with the Catholic Church’s ongoing sexual abuse crisis has come under criticism from alumni and students. The Office of Mission and Ministry’s email blended the office’s intentions of communicating[Read More…]

by November 2, 2018 1 comment Campus News, News, News - Top

Dahlgren Chapel serves as a physical reminder for the Georgetown community of the Ignatian and Jesuit commitment to interreligious collaboration for spiritual harmony.

Campus Ministry On Spiritual Health

REV. BRYANT OSKVIG  “Spiritual well-being is the integration of experiences into a sense of self related to meaning and purpose in relation to others and the world. Our religious traditions give us a rich symbol system, a language and methods to examine and develop this integration. Such integration is not[Read More…]

VIEWPOINT: Ministry and Motherhood

VIEWPOINT: Ministry and Motherhood

A Hindu priest, and Catholic priest and an imam walk into the office of a Protestant female reverend. This is not the beginning of a bad joke, but rather another Tuesday morning in my office in Healy 110. To be honest, there was a time when, in that lineup, I[Read More…]

by January 31, 2017 0 comments Commentary, Opinion, Opinion - Top
Jinwoo ChongThe Hoya

The Journey in Learning and Faith

I first left the Hilltop when I graduated in 1988. Leaving Georgetown a second time is even harder. Revisiting places made holy by our time together helps us to say goodbye. Join me then for one final walk around campus. We begin in the graveyard. Here lie Jesuits who first[Read More…]

by May 20, 2016 5 comments Opinion, Opinion - Top

Welcoming LGBTQ Students to Ministry

Georgetown takes pride in welcoming students from different backgrounds onto its campus each year. We offer concern for all of our students and promise a small “C” catholic understanding of how to live. As a top-tier Catholic institution, Georgetown captures an inclusive vision for Catholic spirituality. Georgetown has long been[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments Opinion

O’Brien Authors First Book

Fr. Kevin O’Brien, S.J. had more on his plate this summer than preparing for his new role as vice president of mission and ministry. He was also prepping for the publication of his first book. O’Brien’s work, “The Ignatian Adventure: Experiencing the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius in Daily Life,” was released by[Read More…]

by September 23, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News