Tag Archives: urban

The Crusades – Pilgrimage or Holy War?: Crash Course World History #15

Hi there! My name is John Green; this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about the Crusades. Ohhh, Stan, do we have to talk about the Crusades? I hate them… Here’s the thing about the Crusades, which were a series of military expeditions from parts of Europe to the Eastern… Read More »

Catholic bishops: Let federal housing programs evict gay people for God!

This January, the Department of Housing and Urban Development proposed a regulation to prohibit discrimination in HUD programs on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status. Under the new rule, FHA-insured mortgage lenders would not be allowed to take a borrower’s sexual orientation or gender identity into account when deciding their eligibility.… Read More »

Charlie Davis – Staying True to your mission

CHARLIE DAVIS: Thank you, Thomas. It’s great to be here. Thank you. THOMAS: I not going to take any more of your time. CHARLIE DAVIS: Thank you, Thomas. Yeah, I’m pushing you off. No introductions. First of all, it is great to be here. I don’t get out of the Y environment much, so I… Read More »

URSA for Incoming Students at Penn State: 2-credit Urban Service Experience

Helping your community! Meeting new people! Earning college credit! Having a great time! URSA stands for Urban Service Experience. We really want to help that student coming into Penn State understand what college life is going to be and how it’s going to be different from high school. Basically, they’re together for the week doing… Read More »