On April 17, 2008, our most honored guest, His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI, spoke to more than 500 invited guests in the Pryzbyla Great Room.

The Catholic Univeristy has also entertained a variety of other notable guests in the Pryzbyla Great Room including clergy, church leaders and members of congress, as well as George Stephanopoulos, Tim Russert and B. J. Novak. Classroom seminars, testing and conference events are also common in the Great Room.