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St. Mary s University mixes Catholic studies and social justice in new program

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St. Marys University mixes Catholic studies and social justice in new program - The Catholic Register

For Caroline Burns, the search is over. She has finally found a university program that will instruct her Catholic faith and provide a degree in a field of interest.

Next fall, Burns will be in the inaugural class when St. Mary's University in Calgary launches a new Social Justice and Catholic Studies degree program. The program combines instruction on the history and tradition of Catholicism with courses on the significant social justice issues facing the world today.

"It's kind of just exactly what I'm looking for in a degree," said Burns, a second-year psychology student who will transfer into the new program next fall.

"It seems like for the average person who wants to take Catholic studies in university, it means that there would be no real world application. But this degree connects it to the real world with the ...

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