5 Finalists for President’s Award


The President’s Award is the highest honor bestowed upon a graduating senior of AMU to recognize academic accomplishments and involvement in the life of the University.

Distinguished Visiting Professor and Former Ambassador, Michael Novak, Remembers Lady Thatcher


She was supposed to be an Iron Lady, and she was in the sense that when she asked you a question she expected a quick, accurate, and useful answer — one felt a little like being in a university oral exam. She was, indeed, a serious woman. She was supposed to be an Iron Lady, and she was in the sense that when she asked you a question she expected a quick, accurate, and useful answer — one felt a little like being in a university oral exam. She was, indeed, a serious woman. 

Ave Maria University Reacts to HHS Lawsuit Dismissal


The Federal Court’s dismissal on Good Friday of Ave Maria University’s lawsuit was made on technical legal grounds – so-called “ripeness” – because the federal regulations in question are not in final form.  It does not mean our lawsuit is dead.  The Obama administration has bought itself time by promising to change its regulations and the Court’s dismissal order explicitly relies on this promise.