August 29, 2014 — Xavier University, the first private Jesuit university in India, opened last month in the state of Odisha with Jesuits and government officials in attendance.
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August 27, 2014 — The Marquette University community gathered to remember alumnus James Foley at a vigil yesterday at the Church of the Gesu in Milwaukee.
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August 25, 2014 — Jesuit Father Brian Paulson, who first encountered the Society of Jesus in high school, is the new provincial of the Chicago-Detroit Province Jesuits.
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August 22, 2014 — Loyola University's Stritch School of Medicine, the first medical school in the U.S. to accept undocumented students, welcomed seven DREAMers this year.
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National Jesuit News
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August 15, 2014 — Jesuit Father Ron Mercier became provincial of the Jesuits' new U.S. Central and Southern Province on July 31.

August 7, 2014 — Today, Jesuits worldwide commemorate the 200th anniversary of the restoration of the Society of Jesus, after it was suppressed by papal brief for 41 years.

August 7, 2014 — Meet Jesuit Brother Ken Homan, the star of an interactive video on the U.S. Jesuits’ vocations website, where he talks to users about being a Jesuit brother.

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