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River is a Jesuit scholastic studying philosophy at Saint Louis University. He grew up in rural Wisconsin and earned degrees in psychology and anthropology at Loyola University Chicago. After graduating from Loyola but before entering the Jesuits, he worked at a homeless youth shelter in Denver, CO as an Education Counselor with the Colorado Vincentian Volunteers. River enjoys reading sci-fi novels as well as playing rugby and board games during his free time.

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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.