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  •  Remembering the UCA Martyrs

    Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011

    We celebrated the UCA martyrs' life. We had a huge celebration at the campus this week! We wanted to share with you some pictures of different activities at the UCA.


  •  Creating New Friendships in the Philippines

    Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011

    In the past two months, students in Casa Bayanihan have shared a wealth of experiences with each other and their Filipino neighbors.  From building relationships in praxis sites, to community celebrations and painting a park with neighborhood children, Casa students have had many enriching and beautiful moments in the Philippines.  We invite you to join us for the Spring 2012 semester!  Our application deadline is October 29. 

  •  Remembering our first group in El Salvador

    Wednesday, Jul. 27, 2011

    Eleven years ago, a group of young women came to El Salvador. That was our first Casa group in El Salvador. Here are some pictures of the students with our team Jose Maria Tojeira S.J., the UCA president at that time, and some people from praxis sites.

    Now, many years later, we have our first group in the Philippines. Casa Program is growing up!

    Our first group, 11 years ago.
  •  Economic Course visits the National Bank

    Thursday, Apr. 28, 2011

    Carlos Acevedo, professor and president of the National Bank, offered a tour of the National Bank headquarters to the Casa students in the economics course. Mr. Acevedo is a respected economist and professor with a doctorate in Economics, from Vanderbilt University in Tennessee, as well as a Ph.D. in Economy, Mathematics, and English from the Economics Institute in Boulder, Colorado. He has had a wide experience working in economic and social areas, including working as the deputy coordinator of the Human Development Report of El Salvador for the United Nations.