Catholic schools, public universities, etc

Bishop Barber and others appeal to Black Caucus
Help Catholic schools help minority students

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops is appealing to the Congressional Black Caucus to support families who opt to send their children to non-public schools, including Catholic schools. The letter comes as an estimated 500

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Bishop Barber and others appeal to Black Caucus
Help Catholic schools help minority students
2020-08-02T07:45:08-07:00

NAACP sues to keep COVID money from Catholic schools
Pasadena school district piles on

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is the latest entity to file a lawsuit against the US Department of Education over its guidance that local education agencies must use federal coronavirus aid to

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NAACP sues to keep COVID money from Catholic schools
Pasadena school district piles on
2020-07-24T11:35:40-07:00

California bishops want schools reopened quickly
"We urge the governor to expedite issuing regulations that will enable local health authorities to grant waivers for pre-K, primary, and secondary schools to open for in-person instruction"

On Wednesday, July 22, the bishops of California urged Governor Gavin Newsom to develop safe procedures to reopen schools for the 2020-21 school year. The governor announced July 17 that schools in the state would 

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California bishops want schools reopened quickly
"We urge the governor to expedite issuing regulations that will enable local health authorities to grant waivers for pre-K, primary, and secondary schools to open for in-person instruction"
2020-07-23T13:06:57-07:00

No in-person classes at L.A. archdiocese schools
Under governor's orders

The Archdiocese of Los Angeles announced today that its Catholic schools throughout Los Angeles, Ventura and Santa Barbara counties will open the 2020-21 school year with distance learning due to the new state requirements for resuming

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No in-person classes at L.A. archdiocese schools
Under governor's orders
2020-07-21T07:29:03-07:00

Sex abuse investigation at San Jose’s Presentation High breaks into open
Principals' names removed from all public spaces

Nearly three years after an explosive op-ed in the Washington Post during the height of the “Me Too” movement snowballed into an avalanche of sexual misconduct allegations at San Jose’s Presentation High School, a prestigious all-girls Catholic

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Sex abuse investigation at San Jose’s Presentation High breaks into open
Principals' names removed from all public spaces
2020-07-10T13:51:43-07:00

Petition seeks removal of Gandhi statue at Cal State-Fresno
University president refuses to give in

For some members of Generation Z, Mohandas Gandhi is just another bigot who should be canceled.

As a Change.org petition demanding the removal of Gandhi’s statue from California State University-Fresno approaches 5,000 signatures on Wednesday night, the

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Petition seeks removal of Gandhi statue at Cal State-Fresno
University president refuses to give in
2020-07-03T13:06:27-07:00

Give private schools federal aid, U.S. bishops urge
Oakland Bishop Michael Barber, chairman of USCCB Committee on Catholic Education, joins more than 150 organizations calling for immediate government aid

Bishop Michael C. Barber, S.J of Oakland, chairman of the Committee on Catholic Education for the U. S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB), has joined a coalition of more than 150 interfaith and civil society organizations

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Give private schools federal aid, U.S. bishops urge
Oakland Bishop Michael Barber, chairman of USCCB Committee on Catholic Education, joins more than 150 organizations calling for immediate government aid
2020-07-01T12:24:39-07:00

Fired theology chair at Bakersfield high school stars on Coffin Nation
Go Fund Me freezes his account

On June 16, Catholic author and head of the theology department at Garces High School in Bakersfield appeared on the Patrick Coffin Show to tell his story. On the show Gordon revealed that his GoFundMe

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Fired theology chair at Bakersfield high school stars on Coffin Nation
Go Fund Me freezes his account
2020-06-22T11:21:03-07:00

“We are reaching the limits of what we can do”
Archbishop Gomez warns: Catholic schools facing enormous challenges, many may close

At least 100 Catholic elementary and high schools across the United States will not reopen for the fall semester, with many suffering from low enrollment and decreased donations amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Most

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“We are reaching the limits of what we can do”
Archbishop Gomez warns: Catholic schools facing enormous challenges, many may close
2020-06-19T14:35:05-07:00
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