Honouring the Alumni of the Century
In September 2012, the future alumni of Assumption honoured the greatest alumni of the past century
The Church Alive
Salt and Light Television films their newest series on the New Evangelization at Assumption University.
Student-Driven
Under the direction of Frs. Thomas Rosica and Chris Valka, the undergraduate students of the University are once again at the centre of Assumption's purpose.
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Since 1857
Assumption is the oldest Catholic University in English-speaking Canada. In 1963, it gave birth to the University of Windsor.

Presentation of the Christian Culture Gold Medals – May 13, 2015

Presentation of the Christian Culture Gold Medals - May 13, 2015
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Assumption University’s Christian Culture Series anticipated the Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World, Gaudium et Spes, by 30 years. Since its founding in 1934 by Father Stanley Murphy, C.S.B. the Series has understood “culture” as a universal, holistic, and integrated way of being of the human person. Promoting Christian culture, it has…

Address of Pierluigi Molla – Christian Culture Gold Medal May 13, 2105

Address of Pierluigi Molla - Christian Culture Gold Medal May 13, 2105
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Fr. Rosica, President Emeritus of Assumption University, Dr. Wildeman, President of the University of Windsor, Principal Richard Corneil, Distinguished Guests and Friends, It is a great privilege for me to be here with you this evening in Windsor at Assumption University, a great institution of higher learning founded by the Basilian Fathers, and to represent…

Free and Public Presentation by His Eminence Gérald Cardinal Lacroix – Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.

Free and Public Presentation by His Eminence Gérald Cardinal Lacroix - Friday, May 1, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
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Assumption University’s Christian Culture Series is pleased to announce His Eminence Gérald Cardinal Lacroix Archbishop of Québec City and Primate of the Canadian Church   A country founded by saints: Canada Canada has been blessed with great saints, holy men and women that shaped our country.  The challenges we face today require that we too…

FREE AND PUBLIC PRESENTATION BY DR. ROBERT VENTRESCA – Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.

FREE AND PUBLIC PRESENTATION BY DR. ROBERT VENTRESCA - Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 2:00 p.m.
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Assumption University’s Christian Culture Series is pleased to announce “Canonizing Pius XII: His Life, the Cause, the Controversy and the Judgement of History” Robert Ventresca is Associate Professor in the Department of History at King’s College at London’s University of Western Ontario.  A scholar in the study of modern Italian and Church history, the complex intersection…

FREE AND PUBLIC PRESENTATION BY FR. JAMES FLAVIN – JANUARY 11, 2015 AT 2:00 P.M.

FREE AND PUBLIC PRESENTATION BY FR. JAMES FLAVIN - JANUARY 11, 2015 AT 2:00 P.M.
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ASSUMPTION UNIVERSITY’S CHRISTIAN CULTURE SERIES is pleased to announce “Holiness and Healthy Spirituality”  FR. JAMES FLAVIN Rev. James Flavin, a priest of the Archdiocese of Boston, is a licensed psychotherapist with a well-rounded view of healthy living through spirituality and psychology for clergy, religious and laity. He is a member of the American Psychological Association…

Free and Public lecture by Dr. King “The Sacredness and Dignity of the Human Person: Inter-Religious and Inter-Worldview Perspectives” November 27, 2014 at 4:30 p.m.

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Assumption University Centre for Religion and Culture Presents DR. NORMAN KING, The Stephen Jarislowsky Chair in Religion and Conflict   “THE SACREDNESS AND DIGNITY OF THE HUMAN PERSON: INTER-RELIGIOUS AND INTER-WORLDVIEW PERSPECTIVES” One of the challenges today is to find a vision of life that illumines and sustains the struggle to fashion a world in which personal integrity,…

Free and public lecture by Fr. Rosica “What is the Gospel of the Family?” November 23, 2014 at 2:00 p.m.

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Assumption University’s Christian Culture Series is pleased to announce Fr. Thomas Rosica, C.S.B. President and Vice Chancellor, Assumption University CEO, Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation English language Vatican spokesperson for the Synod on the Family     “What is the Gospel of the Family?” An Inside Look at the 2014 Extraordinary Synod on the…

Homily at Funeral Mass of Fr. Ulysse Paré, CSB – Our Lady of the Assumption Church Windsor, Ontario – March 31, 2014 – Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB

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Revelation 21:1-7; John 11:17-44   Bishop Fabbro, Brother Priests, Dear Friends,   Our thoughts and prayers today are first for Fr. Paré’s family: Fr. Larry, Geraldine, Clare and Connie gathered here with us in Our Lady of the Assumption Church in Windsor to commend our brother and friend to God. His formal, baptismal, French name of “Ulysse”…

Tribute to Fr. Ulysse “Bud” Paré, CSB – 1935-2014

Tribute to Fr. Ulysse “Bud” Paré, CSB - 1935-2014
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Fr. Ulysse “Bud” Paré, CSB – 1935-2014 A Windsorite who showed us how to put the Bible into practice  Fr. Thomas Rosica, CSB   With the sudden death my Basilian confrère Fr. Ulysse “Bud” Paré on Tuesday, March 25, in his 79th year, many tributes and accolades will rightly  be heaped upon him, no doubt,…

Christian Culture Series presents Most Rev. Richard Smith – Monday, May 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.

Christian Culture Series presents Most Rev. Richard Smith - Monday, May 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
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Assumption University’s Christian Culture Series is pleased to announce Most Reverend Richard Smith Archbishop of Edmonton Former President of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops “What Does the New Evangelization Ask of Us in Canada?” “Since the pontificate of Blessed John Paul II the Church has been ceaselessly called to undertake a new evangelization. That Pontiff…

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