Albertus Magnus College Demonstrates the Power of Compassion
Outdoor Stations of the Cross Focuses on Suffering in Today’s World
|Members of the Albertus Magnus College Community stop to pray at the Community Garden.|
New Haven, Conn., March 31, 2021 – Albertus Magnus College held its Outdoor Stations of the Cross for the Suffering of the World. Participants
from the College community gathered at Rosary Hall, 700 Prospect Street in New Haven,
and walked to 14 stations on campus – each representing some suffering in our world
today such as victims of trafficking; the homeless; victims of COVID-19; the hungry;
victims of violence, inequity, and racism in our society; the plight of immigrants
and DACA students; and the devastation of the earth.
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.