Jesuit Education Video Resource

Discerning the Present to Prepare the Future of the University Education of the Society of Jesus

A summary of Superior General Fr. Arturo Sosa SJ’s 6 points in preparing for the future of Jesuit education.Read the full presentation offered at the International Association of Jesuit Universities, Aug. 2022.


Keeping Ignatian Heritage Alive

Fr. Micheal J. Graham, S.J.

Watch Fr. Michael J. Graham, S.J., President of Xavier University, discusses the significance of St. Ignatius' Spiritual Exercises in keeping Jesuit ideals alive on campuses in an era where the number of available Jesuits is declining.

Four Challenges of Jesuit Education in the 21st Century

Four Challenges of Jesuit Education in the 21st Century

John Allen

Watch a brief video of John Allen discussing four challenges of Jesuit education in the 21st century.

Student Orientation and the Mission - Leah Busam-Klenowski and Nick RiveraStudent Orientation and the Mission

Leah Busam-Klenowski and Nick Rivera

Watch a brief video showing a description from Leah Busam-Klenowski and Nick Rivera about how Manresa - the first-year orientation program at Xavier University - incorporates the Jesuit mission.

Jesuit Education TodayJesuit Education Today

Jesuit 2.0

Watch Jesuit 2.0, produced by Marquette University, highlights the value of a Catholic, Jesuit education in today's quickly changing world.

photo of Father Michael GrahamCatholic Education

Michael J. Graham, S.J.

See and hear Fr. Michael J. Graham S.J., Xavier University President, in this 2-minute excerpt from his keynote address at the 18th annual Salute to Catholic School Alumni, in Louisville, KY.

photo of John o'MalleyCharacteristics of Jesuit Education

John O'Malley, S.J.

See and hear John O'Malley, S.J., present the twelve historically enduring characteristics of Jesuit universities.

photo of George TraubThe Future of Jesuit Education

George Traub, S.J.

See and hear George Traub, S.J., author of Do You Speak Ignatian and editor of A Jesuit Education Reader, address the future of Jesuit education in this 2-minute excerpt.

A Future Not Yet Our OwnA Future Not Yet Our Own

John L. Allen, Jr.

John L. Allen, Jr. presented during the Heartland-Delta VI Conference, held at Xavier University from May 25-28, 2010.

Accessibility and the MissionAccessibility and the Mission

Cassandra Jones

See and hear Cassandra Jones, Assistant Director of Disability Services, talk about the relationship between disability and the mission.

The Salvadoran Jesuit MartyrsThe Salvadoran Jesuit Martyrs

Gillian Ahlgren

See and hear how Dr. Gillian Ahlgren's (Professor of Theology at Xavier University) approach to Jesuit education was influenced by the Jesuit martyrs in El Salvador.

Ratio StudiorumRatio Studiorum

Matt Dunch, S.J.

Matt Dunch, S.J. discusses the Ratio Studiorum, the origins of Jesuit education.

To provide feedback, please email: is developed by The Center for Mission and Identity at Xavier University with support from the Conway Institute for Jesuit Education. Learn more about Jesuit Resource.