Stritch expert discusses papal name choice on Fox 6

Friday, March 15, 2013 6:15:00 PM

In response to the election of Pope Francis and the selection of his name, Cardinal Stritch University was featured in news coverage on WITI Fox 6 in Milwaukee. 

Reporter Ashley Sears visited campus to explore the historic significance of the name choice. Steven Kuhl, associate professor of religious studies,offered commentary on the history of the Franciscan tradition, and student Audrey Edwards, a participant in the Assisi pilgrimage program, was also interviewed.

The story aired March 14, and is also available on the Fox 6 website.

In addition, Father James Gannon, OFM, vice president of mission and identity at Stritch, offered commentary March 21 on the selection of Pope Francis to the Milwaukee Catholic Herald.