News Archive : Catholic identity

September 19, 2016 - 8:45am
Collaboration aimed at addressing challenges in higher education Vanessa Miller, The Gazette For the first time since their founding — which for Loras College dates back to 1839 — Iowa’s six private Catholic colleges have formed a collegiate association aimed at finding new ways to collaborate and address “the ever-changing issues facing private colleges and universities.” (Keep reading on TheGazette.com…)
September 16, 2016 - 12:21pm
The six Catholic colleges in Iowa have formed the Iowa Catholic Collegiate Association to collaborate and find innovative ways to address the ever-changing issues facing private colleges and universities.
February 25, 2012 - 1:38pm
Special reflection from Mount Mercy’s Office of Mercy Mission and Identity The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently ruled that faith-based affiliated institutions, including colleges, universities, hospitals and social service agencies, must provide insurance coverage for contraception and sterilization to all their employees. In an effort to secure what many consider medications and procedures essential to women’s health, the HHS has overstepped its power and according to a significant number of Catholics, including the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, violated the “sacred issue” of religious liberty.

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