January Parent & Family Newsletter

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January 2021

Is Your Student Campus Ready?

Before your student returns to campus make sure they are campus ready by completing a mini-quarantine.

John Ireland statue wearing a face covering. - CWB- Return to campus

COVID-19 Testing Event - February 4

Let's Test - AGAIN! Frequent testing is recommended and essential in controlling the spread of COVID-19. 

saliva testing vial. - CWB- COVID Feb Mass Test

Starting Strong in 2021

Academic Counseling provides many opportunities to help students succeed in the new year.

student completing homework. - Academic Counseling

Residence Life Updates

Encourage your student to complete the housing application for 2021-2022, even if they are considering off-campus housing to provide themselves with options. Remind your on-campus student to connect with their RA to ensure they attend their community meetings the first week of February.

campus with a student wearing a face covering. - Residence Life Updates

Textbooks for Spring 2021

Encourage your student to order their textbooks for the Spring 2021 semester at the Campus Bookstore.

Books on the shelf at the Campus Bookstore. - Campus Stores

New Options for Off-Campus Students

The Off-Campus Student Life lounge and resource room is moving to new, expanded quarters.  This is a great option for commuter or neighborhood students to find a home base on campus.

We're Moving sign - Neighborhood Relations

Virtual Study Abroad Events and Upcoming Deadlines

The Office of Study Abroad is hosting virtual programming and information sessions in January and February. Deadlines for the Summer 2021 Theology 100 in Rome and Fall 2021 Rome Empower programs are coming up during spring semester.

students viewing Rome's landscape. - Virtual Study Abroad Events and Upcoming Deadlines

Black History Month

As we approach Black History Month in February, Student Diversity and Inclusion Services will be offering an array of programs which will celebrate and highlight the contributions and activism of our Black/African-American community. 

Dr. John Wright, a presenter for Black History Month. - SDIS

Campus Life

Encourage your student to check out the many connection opportunities Campus Life is offering over J-term and spring semester.

Campus Life Activities Fair poster. - Campus Life

Doing Good with CCG: Community Partner & Volunteer Fair

Students are invited to attend a virtual event to find ways to get involved in communities across the metro area.


Students paint mural - Center for the Common Good

Career News

Learn about upcoming employer recruitment events for students seeking summer internships and post-graduation jobs, resume review services, and how you can help our students, as an employer.


logo for the Career Development Center. - Career Corner

Tommie Student-Athletes Return to Training

After pausing team activities in late November, Tommie student-athletes have returned to practice. Learn more about what is happening in Tommie athletics, as well as exciting new updates for the first season in Division I.

student athletes in uniform. - Athletics

Spring Term Textbooks

Encourage your student to order their textbooks for the Spring 2021 semester at the Bookstore.