Get involved in action that seeks to bring about peace and justice in the world, learn about Catholic Social Teaching, and social justice advocacy. Campus Ministry sponsors Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week in the fall semester, Advocacy Week in the spring Semester, and the CRS Ambassadors Program Program as a means to educate the Villanova community on current local and global issues.
In addition, Campus Ministry works in collaboration with Villanova’s Center for Peace & Justice Education, which offers an academic interdisciplinary program on topics of world peace and social justice as well as sponsors student groups affiliated with specific issues of justice.
The CPJE interdisciplinary academic program provide students with a diverse look the issues through a lense of peace and social justice. The CPJE course offerings are open to all students across the university, and students may choose to major or minor in Peace and Justice Studies.
Campus Ministry and the Center for Peace & Justice Education are collaborating for the first time on the Philadelphia Area Social Justice Intership. Information on the 2018 internship options can be found here. There is much hope in more opportunities in the future!
For more information on Social Justice Education efforts, contact William Stehl (610-519-5179).