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Contribute to the Steven Sample Fellowship

Contribute to the Steven Sample Fellowship

In memory of Dr. Steven Sample, President Emeritus of USC and dear and faithful friend to the Institute of Advanced Catholic Studies, please consider lending your support to the Sample Fellowship, which was created to help further the Institute’s mission of...
Fr. Heft on Bio’s Pope Francis

Fr. Heft on Bio’s Pope Francis

Fr. James Heft, S.M. Recently appeared in a Bio presentation on Pope Francis, offering commentary on how Pope Francis represents a change in the Church’s approach to the papacy. Biography.com captures the most gripping, surprising and fascinating stories about famous...
Conference Garners Good Press

Conference Garners Good Press

In February, the Institute hosted “The Future of the Catholic Literary Imagination” conference on the University of Southern California campus and the adjacent Caruso Catholic Center. Over 400 participants and presenters — including Julia Alvarez,...