If cross-country success at Franciscan University of Steubenville has a name, it’s Galligan.
A spiritual director cares a lot in terms of making sure the person receiving direction believes in the Triune God. Counselors, though, are not advise-givers and will not tell you what to do. Rather, the counselor will help the person heal their broken heart.
The Intercollegiate Defense of Equality and Solidarity Club, better known as the IDEAS Club, meets every Wednesday evening to discuss international politics and ways that they, as young Catholic adults, can actively support pro-life and natural law abiding politicians who are trying to implement just and moral laws.
“Many of my students will probably be saints one day … I believe this place is a great place to make evangelizers, which is what the U.S. needs. That is why I like to teach here at Franciscan University.”
Gill is one of three residence directors at Franciscan University of Steubenville raising a child while simultaneously being responsible for the residence life experience of some of the university’s estimated 1,600 on-campus students. While being a residence director can be an adventure in its own right, the residence directors are the first to admit adding a baby to the mix is a whole other ballgame.
Catching up with legacy students and their parents on what’s changed (and remained the same) at Franciscan University.
Franciscan’s young student entrepreneurs aren’t waiting to finish their degrees before starting their own small businesses.
How authentic Catholic higher education seeks to instill students with a freedom for excellence in a post-Christian world.
From engineering the Navy’s next-generation nuclear submarine, to helping pro-life nonprofits change hearts and minds, Franciscan students live busy lives outside the classroom. Whether you’re studying engineering or theology, your professors will guide you to finding real-world experience that matters