The Catholic University of America


·           Institute of Matrimonial Tribunal Practice lecturer Named Bishop Eighth Bishop of Altoona-Johnstown Congratulations to Monsignor Mark L. Bartchak, a lecturer in The Institute on Matrimonial Tribunal Practice, on being named the Eighth Bishop of Altoona-Johnstown. His Ordination and Installation will be held on April 19, 2011, at 2:00 p.m., at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Altoona.


·         The prestigious American Catholic Historical Association has chosen to bestow its new DISTINGUISHED TEACHING AWARD to DR. KENNETH PENNINGTON. Dr. Pennington is the first recipient of this new Award, which will henceforth be presented

·         Fr. Robert Kaslyn is appointed Dean, May 2009 

·         Sr. Rose McDermott, S.S.J. Interim Dean, June 2007 - April 2009