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We will win this fight: Report on UCU’s activities during the sixth month of war

August 24, the Day of Restoration of the Independence of Ukraine, marked the 6th month of Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine. Ukraine continues to fight tirelessly for its freedom and will. Every Ukrainian is working towards victory, each in their own place: some take up arms to fight on the front line, while others volunteer, […]

Recommended List Of Books And Films About Ukraine In Foreign Languages

Global interest in Ukraine has substantially increased since the Russian Invasion in February. With topics about Ukraine often appearing in the news, many people are seeking to find additional information and resources about the country, its history and its people. Foreigners want to better understand why these events are happening in Ukraine. In response to […]

Always fight for what you believe in: Report on UCU’s activities during the fifth month of the war

For the Ukrainian Catholic University community, the fifth month of Ukraine’s heroic resistance in the war with Russia became an example of faith in victory. Despite the war, more than 500 UCU graduates received their bachelor’s and master’s degrees. We saw the faces of the future leaders of Ukraine, those who were tirelessly volunteering and […]

Over the Four Months of War, UCU has Collected $3.44 million for Humanitarian Aid

Our strength in times of war lies in our daily courage: the courage to learn and study, volunteer and protect, work and educate. The fourth month of the heroic struggle of the Ukrainian people is a testimony to the unconquerable spirit of those fighting on the frontline and the home front. Since the first day […]

Canadian Ambassador to Ukraine, Larisa Galadza, Visits UCU

On June 27th, the Ukrainian Catholic University was visited by the Ambassador of Canada to Ukraine, Larisa Galadza, a Canadian diplomat of Ukrainian descent. Together with UCU Rector Fr. Bohdan Prach and vice-rectors Natalka Klymovska, Lubomyr Tarnovskyi, and Dmytro Sherengovsky, she discussed how the UCU community is responding to challenges connected with the war, how […]

UCU Scholarship Fund in Honor of Artem Dymyd

Ukrainian Catholic University student Artem Dymyd, died in the war on June 18, 2022, defending Ukraine from the russian occupiers. At the initiative of the family of the fallen soldier, the Ukrainian Catholic University is launching a scholarship fund named after Artem. The scholarship will be provided to Plast members who will enter UCU’s bachelor’s […]

UCU Students in Action Event June 8

Our friends at the Ukrainian Catholic University Foundation are putting on UCU Students in Action, a special virtual update about UCU students and the university on Wednesday, June 8th at 12pm (EST). Join them for this unique event via Zoom as UCU students share their experience of learning and serving during the war, hear inspiring […]

Three Months of Heroic Resistance: Working Together Towards our Common Victory!

Ukraine has been repelling Russian attacks for three months now. Ukrainian defenders managed to liberate several oblasts and significantly reduce the threat of capturing the capital. These three months of war showed the strength of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and the unity of the Ukrainian people, the people who became a symbol of invincibility […]

International Solidarity Meeting June 2

In partnership with the Alberta Council for Global Cooperation and the Ukrainian Resource and Development Centre, the Ukrainian Catholic University is putting on the International Solidarity Meeting on Thursday, June 2 from 9:00-10:30 am (MDT). The meeting will take place virtually and will feature a conversation with students and academics from the university. Speakers include […]

Supporters in Canada Donate Funds for UCU Student Scholarships to Help Build a New Intellectual Front in Ukraine

The Friends of the Ukrainian Catholic University in Calgary, along with the Ukrainian Catholic Education Foundation, put on the Adopt a Student – Keep UCU Strong online fundraiser on May 11, 2022. During the event, over $84,000 was raised, which will be used to fund 20 full-year scholarships for UCU students. The emcee for this […]