Regis College Faculty and Students Speak on Pope Francis

With the election of Jorge Mario Bergoglio, Cardinal Archbishop of Buenos Aires, as Pope Francis, Regis College faculty and students have been asked for comment by various media outlets. Below is a collection of links to various video commentary:

Dean Gordon Rixon, S.J., was interviewed on CityNews.

Student Council President Hector Acero-Ferrer participated in a CTV panel following the election, and was also interviewed during the conclave.

Former Dean and Rector Terry Prendergast, S.J., now Archbishop of Ottawa, was interviewed on the CBC News Network

Professor Gilles Mongeau, S.J. was interviewed on CBC News: The National. He was also interviewed on Salt and Light TV both en fran├žais and in English.

President Jack Costello, S.J., and Registrar Elaine Chu were interviewed on Media Focus, a program on Fairchild TV, the Canadian Cantonese language channel. Please note that this program is primarily in Cantonese, but Jack's clips are in English.

More to come...


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