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SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY | Former Georgetown Vice President of Mission and Ministry Fr. Kevin OBrien, S.J., (CAS 88) oversaw the largest interfaith campus ministry of any institution and was awarded the 2016 Dorothy Brown Award for Excellence in Teaching for his work as a theology professor while at Georgetown.

Former VP of Campus Ministry to Become President of Santa Clara University

By Rachel Friedman April 1, 2019

Fr. Kevin O’Brien, S.J., (CAS ’88), former vice president for mission and ministry at Georgetown University, is set to become the 29th president of Santa Clara University on July 1, Santa Clara announced...

Ministry Fundraising Email Draws Student, Alum Criticism

By Mason Mandell November 2, 2018

An Office of Mission and Ministry fundraising email sent Oct. 25 that linked the importance of financial donations to Georgetown University with the Catholic Church’s ongoing sexual abuse crisis...


Dahlgren Chapel serves as a physical reminder for the Georgetown community of the Ignatian and Jesuit commitment to interreligious collaboration for spiritual harmony.

Campus Ministry On Spiritual Health

By Guide Editor February 3, 2017

REV. BRYANT OSKVIG  "Spiritual well-being is the integration of experiences into a sense of self related to meaning and purpose in relation to others and the world. Our religious traditions give us...

VIEWPOINT: Ministry and Motherhood

VIEWPOINT: Ministry and Motherhood

By Olivia Lane January 31, 2017

A Hindu priest, and Catholic priest and an imam walk into the office of a Protestant female reverend. This is not the beginning of a bad joke, but rather another Tuesday morning in my office in Healy...

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The Journey in Learning and Faith

By Fr. Kevin O'Brien S.J. May 20, 2016

I first left the Hilltop when I graduated in 1988. Leaving Georgetown a second time is even harder. Revisiting places made holy by our time together helps us to say goodbye. Join me then for one final...

Welcoming LGBTQ Students to Ministry

By Tim Rosenberger December 6, 2013

Georgetown takes pride in welcoming students from different backgrounds onto its campus each year. We offer concern for all of our students and promise a small “C” catholic understanding of how to...

O’Brien Authors First Book

By Bebe Albornoz September 23, 2011

Fr. Kevin O'Brien, S.J. had more on his plate this summer than preparing for his new role as vice president of mission and ministry. He was also prepping for the publication of his first book. O'Brien's...

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