Mardi Gras and Ash Wednesday

Come enjoy fresh hot beignets! Tuesday, 2/28 7:00 to 10:00 a.m. Chefs Wilson and Bane will be cooking up traditional Mardi Gras beignets in the style of the famous New Orleans’ Café du Monde. Come enjoy beignets along with juice and chicory coffee on Mardi Gras in the Newman Center...

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Call to Action – Refugee and Immigration Day at the Capitol

From Bishop John Stowe via Kentucky Office for Refugees: On behalf of Kentucky Office for Refugees, Kentucky Refugee Ministries, Americana World Community Center, Catholic Charities/Migration & Refugee Services, and the International Center of Kentucky, thank you for all you’ve done to help ‘keep Kentucky global’. Unfortunately, our work is not done. We ask...

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We Have Winners!

Our first raffle fundraiser is a wrap and it was a big success!  We raised over $20,000 to help our students attend the biennial, Seek Conference in Austin, Texas this January.  Over 10,000 college students from around the country attend this life-changing event and Catholic Wildcats will represent!  Watch the...

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Newman Center in the News

The Newman Center has made national news this fall!  In case you missed them, links to these articles are below – check them out!  Both articles featured Patrick Towles.  Patrick credits the Newman Center, our own Fr. Steve, and David West with being an important influence in his formation.  Praise...

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Newman Stories: Brian Gall

Read what Brian Gall shared with Father Steve about his experience this summer volunteering with the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta, India. Fr. Steve:  Brian, why don’t you introduce yourself. Brian:    My name is Brian Gall, I just graduated from UK in May with a degree in chemical engineering.  I’m...

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Newman Stories: Leslie Knopf

Leslie Knopf is a graduate of UK and The Newman Center and had the opportunity to receive the Sacrament of Confession from Pope Francis on March 4th during his annual “24 Hours for the Lord” event, which takes place the fourth Friday and Saturday of Lent inside St. Peter’s Basilica....

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