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How Much Should we Invest in Creating Equal Results in Boys’ and Girls’ Education?
Last edited 25th March 2015

Boys are not doing as well as girls in today's schools. But why?


Artists Interpret Stations of the Cross for ACU's Innovative Easter Exhibition
Last edited 24th March 2015

Warnum artist, Shirley Purdie's interpretation of the 16th Station of the Cross is one of the highlights and outstanding works featured in the Australian Catholic Universities' unique Easter Art Exhibition at ACU's McGlade Gallery.

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Is There Still Religious Freedom at Universities?
Last edited 22nd March 2015

Unlike non-religious student groups such as the Feminist Majority Leadership Alliance or Greek fraternities, the Cal State system now refuses to recognise any religious group that requires that its leaders share the group’s mission and beliefs.

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Here's What the Church in Pompei is Doing About the Mafia
Last edited 16th March 2015

Archbishop Tommaso Caputo of Pompei said that his diocese has welcomed the Pope’s recent condemnation of organized crime and has several initiatives in place to help affected families. “The Italian church has always taken into great consideration the problems relating to the South of Italy,” where mafia activity in its various forms is deeply seated, Archbishop Tommaso Caputo told CNA Feb. 28. Visit this article to read more.


Atheism = Empty
Last edited 10th March 2015

Of course, anyone who knows an atheist knows that a faithless person can have meaningful experiences of life, and more, that they can be virtuous, empathetic, and generous people. However, it’s important to note that all of that isn’t because of their atheistic worldview. It’s despite it.

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Jihadi Brides: Don’t Overlook how New Media Market Cruelty as well as Porn
Last edited 10th March 2015

Carolyn Moynihan insightfully asks, “Why do kids desert the West to fight with ISIS?”, observing that the terrorists seem to understand adolescent psychology better than we do.


A Close Shave for 50 Boys from St Mary's Cathedral College - But All in Support of their Classmate
Last edited 4th March 2015

Inspired by the strength and courage of Sydney's St Mary's Cathedral College's popular Year 12 student and the House Vice Captain, Jacques Pacifique, 50 of his classmates have banded together to take part in the World's Greatest Shave.

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Papal Palates: Swiss Guard Cookbook to Hit Shelves by Summer
Last edited 24th February 2015

A cookbook featuring favorite dishes of the three most-recent popes and their elite military corps will be available this summer in English. "Buon Appetito, Swiss Guard" was written by 24-year-old David Geisser, who had worked as a chef and published two popular cookbooks in his native Switzerland before joining the Swiss Guard nearly two years ago.


The Rewards of a Little Self-Denial in Lent are Extraordinary
Last edited 19th February 2015

A Stanford academic called Walter Mischel devised the ground-breaking Marshmallow Test. It was very simple: they put a young child alone in a room with a marshmallow. The child was given a choice: they could eat the marshmallow straight away, or wait 15 minutes and be given a second marshmallow as a reward for waiting.

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Big Hero 6
Last edited 23rd February 2015

Inspired by the Marvel Comic strip of the same name, Big Hero 6 is the 54th Disney animated film and the first since the success of last year’s double Oscar winning phenomenon Frozen.

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