The Alumni Spotlight is a series of short interviews with graduates of JPCatholic.  The interviews explore their advice for future students, and their thoughts on impacting culture through business, media, and theology.  Today we interview Reggie Badua, who graduated from JPCatholic in 2013 with a B.S. in Communications Media with an emphasis in New Evangelization. 1. Where […]

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Unbroken

December 10, 2014

in Student Posts,Tina Dirkes

Modern culture is obsessed with the idea of wholeness. We like solutions because it breaks our heart to see others hurting — especially those we love. I used to think that everything would be sorted out eventually. The right girl would fall for the right guy, the bad guys would get comeuppance, and the lonely […]

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The Alumni Spotlight is a series of short interviews with graduates of JPCatholic.  The interviews explore their advice for future students, and their thoughts on impacting culture through business, media, and theology.  Today we interview Maria Mitchell, who graduated from JPCatholic in 2013 with an MBA in Film Producing. 1. Where do you currently work? I’m a producer […]

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From its very inception in the early twentieth century, the entire history of cinema may be described as a deluge of mediocre films interspersed with a few really good ones. The debate over which films fall into which category has been an ongoing and often heated one. At the center of this debate lies the […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Gayle Heyman

November 3, 2014 Alumni Spotlight

The Alumni Spotlight is a series of short interviews with graduates of JPCatholic.  The interviews explore their advice for future students, and their thoughts on impacting culture through business, media, and theology.  Today we interview Gayle Heyman who graduated from JPCatholic in 2014 with an MA in Biblical Theology. 1. Where do you currently work? I am working […]

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Mom’s Night Out vs. Blended

October 28, 2014 Joe Houde

It’s a random pairing, to be sure, and the only reason I compare the two is because I happened to Redbox them on two consecutive nights. Watching Blended so soon after Mom’s Night Out, I noticed an interesting contrast in the messages these movies carried about marriage and family. First off, can we just talk […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Sr. Miskenta Mariam

October 27, 2014 Alumni Spotlight

The Alumni Spotlight is a series of short interviews with graduates of JPCatholic.  The interviews explore their advice for future students, and their thoughts on impacting culture through business, media, and theology.  Today we interview Sister Miskenta Mariam who graduated from JPCatholic in 2014 with an MA in Biblical Theology. 1. Where do you currently work? I work […]

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Unsocial Media?

October 23, 2014 Christopher McCarthy

Perhaps nothing has shaped today’s culture more profoundly or fundamentally than the advent of social media. From Facebook to YouTube to Instagram and beyond, social media has enabled us to communicate in ways that our grandparents never imagined. It has opened the door for opportunities and relationships that could not previously have existed. It has […]

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Win Their Hearts

October 21, 2014 Grace Meihaus

One of the key elements of telling stories is the chance to capture people’s hearts. It is one thing to get connected to a character and love the character, but the ultimate goal is to win their hearts. Let me explain…. The stories that I have never forgotten are the ones that were real, truthful […]

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Alumni Spotlight: Amanda Gustafson

October 20, 2014 Alumni Spotlight

m4s0n501 The Alumni Spotlight is a series of short interviews with graduates of JPCatholic.  The interviews explore their advice for future students, and their thoughts on impacting culture through business, media, and theology.  Today we interview Amanda Gustafson who graduated from JPCatholic in 2014 with an MA in Biblical Theology. 1. Where do you currently work? I […]

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