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Today’s Vocation

The following article originally appeared in the December 6-19, 2013 print edition of National Catholic Reporter. My thanks to Caitlin Hendel and Dennis Coday for their work in publishing the piece. It is virtually impossible to receive a Jesuit education … Continue reading

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Friends and Amigos

Original Article can be found at Marquette.edu A few years ago, I learned that Marquette polls incoming students to find out why they choose Marquette. Many cite the university’s commitment to community service as a major incentive, as well as its … Continue reading

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What to Expect When Nothing is Expected

Throughout my time in Peru, I wrote occasional columns for The Fond du Lac Reporter, my hometown newspaper. The following piece originally appeared in the October 25, 2013 issue of the Reporter and can be found at http://www.fdlreporter.com/article/20131025/FON06/310250122/Guest-commentary-What-expect-when-nothing-expected My thanks to Gary … Continue reading

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Today’s Vocation

It is virtually impossible to receive a Jesuit education without hearing about vocation. What you study, the job you will hold, the direction your future will take—Jesuits have a knack for presenting life’s most important questions as part of a … Continue reading

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The Godfather

The following article appeared in the March 4, 2013 issue of America Magazine. You can find it by following this link: http://americamagazine.org/issue/godfather My sincere thanks to Matt Malone, S.J. and the staff at America for editing and publishing this piece. … Continue reading

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My Education in the Peruvian Andes

The following article will appear in an edited form in the Fall issue of Jesuit Journeys Magazine. Upon publication, it should be accessible via this link: http://www.jesuitpartners.org/site/PageNavigator/News%20and%20Events/WPJ_Jesuit_Journeys.html. My sincere thanks to Rory Gillespie, Assistant for Communications in the Wisconsin Province … Continue reading

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People I Can Relate To

One of the best parts of my time in Andahuaylillas has been making friends. There is Justo, the parish’s maintenance worker. He repairs whatever we break in our volunteer house, loves learning North American insults and literally will give you … Continue reading

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