8 Ways Jesuits & Jedi Are Alike, and 3 Ways They’re Not

Published Dec 18, 2015 in Humor, Pop Culture ~ Approx 3 mins

It’s finally here! The long awaited premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens! While the entire TJP staff headed out to wait in long lines at the theater because we forgot to buy advance tickets (hey – this was finals week and we’re almost all grad students!), it did buy us some time to think […]

Building Bridges: Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice 2015

Published Nov 8, 2015 in Faith & Politics, Justice ~ Approx 2min

This weekend, almost 1,700 people gathered at a conference center just outside of Washington, D.C. for the 18th annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice, organized by the Ignatian Solidarity Network. The theme this year is simply one word: Bridges. Delegates, mostly from Jesuit high schools and universities, were treated to keynote addresses and breakout workshops […]

Disney’s Tomorrowland

Published Jun 10, 2015 in Film ~ Approx 2 mins

Are science and technology enough for humanity to avoid self-destruction? Or do we need something more?