"Vatican Views," by Alexander Bloom
Seton Hall University students taking Catholic Studies study abroad course: "Italy in the Footsteps of the Saints 2019" had a photo contest in Rome. At the end of the trip, students submitted a photo entry along with a caption that perfectly summed up their experience in Italy of Following in the Footsteps of the Saints. The winners were announced at the group's last dinner or "last supper" in Rome. The pictures and the caption were voted by three independent judges and judged on the adherence to theme of the study abroad; originality and concept; uniqueness; creativity; color and lighting and entertainment.
Catholic Studies – Italy in the Footsteps of the Saints 2019 contest winners are:
"Happiest in the Motherland. This Picture Represents my Expressions and how I couldn't be Happier in my Motherland," by Danielle Federico
- 1st Place: "Vatican Views," by Alexander Bloom
- 2nd Place: "Happiest in the Motherland. This Picture Represents my Expressions and how I couldn't be Happier in my Motherland," by Danielle Federico
- 3rd Place: "A Week full of Amazing Art and Enlightenment," by Nicole Alves
"A Week full of Amazing Art and Enlightenment," by Nicole Alves
About Catholic Studies:
The Catholic Studies Program at Seton Hall University offers an innovative, interdisciplinary curriculum for students of any creed who are interested in deepening their knowledge of Catholicism's rich intellectual tradition and living heritage. Combining the study of history, philosophy, theology, literature, art, sociology, and other disciplines, Catholic Studies focuses on the Church's dialogue with culture and encounter with the world. Students interested in Catholic Studies have the option to pursue a major, minor, or certificate that complements and enhances the university's other degree programs and fields of study. Over 20 years the academic program and its variegated activities have stayed true to and fulfilled the Catholic mission and vision of the University.