Post Tagged with: "Wolfington Hall"

Fire Scare Evacuates Jesuit Residence

Fire Scare Evacuates Jesuit Residence

Jesuits were evacuated from Wolfington Hall around 7:30 a.m. Monday after a mechanical malfunction set off the building’s fire alarm. Five fire trucks arrived at the scene shortly after. Though the D.C. Fire Department quickly determined that there was no fire in the residence, it took until about 8:20 a.m. for them[Read More…]

by December 5, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News

Jesuits Optimistic as Numbers Decline

As the number of Jesuits decreases at universities across the country, many institutions are renewing their focus on the Jesuit identity and developing innovative ways to maintain Jesuit culture — the Hilltop included. The New York Times reported that the number of Jesuits has fallen by 70 percent since 1954[Read More…]

by April 29, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News, Uncategorized
A Day in the Life of a Jesuit

A Day in the Life of a Jesuit

It is Thursday night, and on the eighth floor of Village C West that means open-door night for Fr. David Collins, S.J., the Jesuit-in-Residence. Some students walk in and out; others have pulled up an assortment of chairs to form a circle in the living room. Most have sampled the[Read More…]

by April 5, 2011 0 comments Campus News, News