Albertus Magnus College Chaplain Returns From War-Torn Ukraine
Fr. Jordan Lenaghan, O.P. and Fr. Joachim Kenney, O.P. to Discuss Recent Mission to Region.
New Haven, Conn, April 11, 2022 – Albertus Magnus College Chaplain, Fr. Jordan Lenaghan, O.P., and Fr. Joachim Kenney, O.P., will speak to the local community about their recent experience travelling to Ukraine and the Polish-Ukrainian border. In their talk, Tinker, Tailor, Friar, Spy: The Mission of Two Friars to War-Torn Ukraine, the friars will relate their first-hand account and commentary on the continuing humanitarian and political crisis in that region.
Who: Fr. Jordan Lenaghan, O.P. and Fr. Joachim Kenney, O.P.
What: Tinker, Tailor, Friar, Spy: The Mission of Two Friars to War-Torn Ukraine
When: Tuesday, April 12, 2022 at 1:15 pm.
Where: Behan Community Room at the Hubert Campus Center, 831 Winchester Ave., New Haven, CT.
Live Stream Link: https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/live-event/wgezaghu.
The presentation will provide unique insight into the human dimension of the Ukrainian crisis from the perspective of two American priests. Ribbons will be available at this event to demonstrate support and solidarity with the people of Ukraine. Small Ukrainian flags will later be placed at the Peace Pole outside the Hubert Campus Center.
About Albertus Magnus College
About Albertus Magnus College: Albertus Magnus College, founded in 1925, is a Catholic College in the Dominican tradition. It is recognized by external rankings such as US News & World Report Best Colleges, Money Magazine, and the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education. The College has an enrollment of 1,500 students in its traditional undergraduate program, accelerated adult degree programs, and 12 graduate programs, including a new Master of Public Administration and the only Master of Arts in Art Therapy and Counseling program in Connecticut. In the last year, the College received two significant Federal grants in support of student success and well-being: a $300,000 grant from the Department of Justice and a $1.9 million Title III grant from the Department of Education.