Nov. 5, 2015 – On Thurs. Nov. 12, at 6:30 p.m., human rights activist, Fr. Ismael Moreno Coto, SJ, more commonly known as Padre Melo, will speak at Fordham University. A native of Honduras, Padre Melo directs the radio station Radio Progreso and E.R.I.C, which focus on grassroots radio programming, human rights training, the formation of leadership committed to social change and aiding migrant families.
Dr. Michael Lee of Fordham’s theology department will be on hand to ask Padre Melo about the struggles that families and young people face in Honduras due to poverty as well as the injustices in other Latin American countries forcing people to seek refuge in the United States.
The conversation will take place in the Flom Auditorium in the Walsh Library located in the Rose Hill campus. The event is being jointly sponsored by the USA Northeast Province, the Archdiocese of New York, the Centro Altagracia de fe y Justicia, Fordham University’s Theology Department and Fordham’s Dorothy Day Center for Service & Justice.
May 27, 2020 - Now more than ever, we invoke God to wipe away the darkness of anxiety, allowing us to be guided by the light of Christ and to trust in God’s promise of new life. Over the last few months, our Jesuit provinces have been in a place we don’t often find ourselves, a place that saw our schools closed, parishes empty, and the halls of our retreat centers giving new meaning to the word “silent.”
May 21, 2020 - Nativity Preparatory School in Boston has announced that Mr. Gadisa Goso has been named the next principal effective for the 2020-2021 academic year. Mr. Goso is member of Nativity Prep's class of 1997 and previously taught at Nativity.
May 18, 2020 — May marks the fifth anniversary of the publication of Laudato Si’. Through this landmark encyclical, Pope Francis called the Church and all people to transform our relationship with creation.
May 12, 2020 - Susan Baber has been named the Associate Provincial Assistant for Secondary Education for the new USA East Jesuit Province. The new province will come into being on July 31, Susan will assume this new role in August.