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Jared Arambula celebrates with his father, Doug, after the U.S. won the Paralympic gold in men's basketball. (Photo: Jared Arambula / Post-Tribune) Calumet College of St. Joseph's (CCSJ) seventh annual Humanities Festival is approaching and this year's theme is the underdog. The festival begins...Read more →
The Pullman Factory Administration Building is to house a future Visitors Center for the national monument. (Photo: Mark Cassello) Did you know the Pullman National Monument is located only about 15 minutes away from Calumet College of St. Joseph (CCSJ)? Professor Mark Cassello will host “The...Read more →
Universal Picture's "Get Out" will be featured at Movie Night at CCSJ on Wednesday, April 4 at 5 p.m. CCSJ invites students to the event as well as trivia night. (Photo: Universal Pictures) To ensure that Calumet College is a campus that engages with the students CCSJ will host Trivia Night while...Read more →
A protester carries an upside down American flag as she walks along Sixth Avenue while demonstrating in November 2016. Rebellion is this year's theme to the annual Humanities Festival at CCSJ the week of April 2nd to April 6th (Photo: MSNBC). The sixth annual Humanities Festival 2018 has arrived...Read more →
Contestants from the 2017 Speech Day competition (Photo: Mark Cassello). Students and faculty pile into the Barb Goodman “Blackbox” Theater. A podium adorned with CCSJ’s logo stands alone in the spotlight. A student reaches out and selects her topic—the “Speech Day” competition has begun. Speech...Read more →
(PHOTO: Associated Press) Calumet College of St. Joseph has a special connection to the historic march depicted in the 2014 movie Selma, which will be screened at 3:30 PM, Monday, Apr. 2, Room 315 as part of CCSJ's annual Humanities Festival. The running time of the film is 2 hours. Trip to Montgomery,...Read more →
Today’s moviegoers might associate love with films such as Titanic, 50 Shades of Grey, Twilight or the Notebook. But none of them top the 1959 classic “Some Like It Hot” considered one of the most hilarious, raucous films of all time. In fact, in the year 2000, the film was listed in the American...Read more →
Professor Cassello's dog Francis on the streets in northern Mexico. It's time for Speech Day 2017, and CCSJ students will try to answer questions around the theme of this year's Humanities Festival: LOVE. “CCSJ students are usually in love or out of love, so I solicited some questions from...Read more →
USS Carillco Band at the Annual Spring Concert in 1957 In the early 1970s, the U.S. Steel’s Gary, Indiana Works employed more than 30,000 people. But those 30,000 people were making a lot more than steel; they were also making music. From the 30’s to the 70’s, the Carnegie-Illinois Steel...Read more →
You’ve heard of romantic love. Love between friends. But what about political love? “We’re going to talk about love as a form of politics,” says Kevin P. Considine, Assistant Professor of Theology at Calumet College of St. Joseph, who will lead a discussion called “Kick Butt or Turn the Other...Read more →
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