Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 08:30

Assumption Students Weigh In on President's Visit with Pope Francis

Assumption students weigh in on Pope Francis meeting with President TrumpMillennial U.S. students hopeful about Trump meeting Pope Francis
BY Claire Giangravè
May 24, 2017 EDITORIAL ASSISTANT

 ROME - Among the sea of people flooding St. Peter’s Square in anticipation of Pope Francis’s general audience right after his meeting with President Trump, U.S. students wait hoping to have a glimpse of the pontiff and insight into what transpired during the momentous meeting.

The students have traveled all the way from Massachusetts to Rome for a two-week experience through the SOPHIA (SOPHomore Initiative at Assumption College) program, designed to help students discover a deeper connection between their spiritual, personal and professional lives, according to their site.

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