All posts by Ben Jansen, SJ

Ben Jansen is currently a scholastic studying at Saint Louis University. He grew up in Indianapolis, studied Japanese at the University of Hawaii, and spent a couple of years in hotel management in Waikiki. He summarily returned to his science roots and worked in a biomedical engineering lab before completing pre-clinical studies at the Indiana University School of Medicine. Ben is an avid amateur astronomer and also enjoys running, swimming, reading, cooking, playing the violin, and strategic board games.

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Top 10 Jesuit Events of the 2010s

Top 10 Jesuit Events of the 2010s

What a decade for the Jesuits! The 2010s included Sister Jean’s Final Four run, Missy Franklin’s gold medals, new books by James Martin, S.J., the founding of Arrupe College in Chicago, the canonization of Peter Faber, the birth of The Jesuit Post, and (oh yeah!) the election of Pope Francis. Let’s count down the TOP TEN Jesuit events of the decade.