Starting this fall, yoga classes at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., will be rebranded as “lifestyle fitness.” Some had expressed concern that as a Hindu practice, yoga was not in keeping with Catholic-based education.
Starting this fall, yoga classes at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., will be rebranded as “lifestyle fitness.” Some had expressed concern that as a Hindu practice, yoga was not in keeping with Catholic-based education. File photo TNS
Starting this fall, yoga classes at Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan., will be rebranded as “lifestyle fitness.” Some had expressed concern that as a Hindu practice, yoga was not in keeping with Catholic-based education. File photo TNS

Catholic college in Kansas wipes ‘yoga’ from names of classes — it’s a Hindu thing

April 13, 2017 3:26 PM

More Videos

St. Teresa’s Academy on diversity 2:25

St. Teresa’s Academy on diversity

Lamonte McIntyre talks about freedom after 23 years behind bars 2:52

Lamonte McIntyre talks about freedom after 23 years behind bars

Vietnam veteran’s wife fights for husband’s VA benefits 3:57

Vietnam veteran’s wife fights for husband’s VA benefits

'It's still a balance between horrible pain and anger,' Mike Darby's son says as alleged serial killer appears in court 1:00

"It's still a balance between horrible pain and anger," Mike Darby's son says as alleged serial killer appears in court

Kansas' government workforce reduction could have big impact for years to come 0:43

Kansas' government workforce reduction could have big impact for years to come

Will we have another warm winter, or pay the price with snow and ice? 2:29

Will we have another warm winter, or pay the price with snow and ice?

Andy Reid on Marcus helping Marshawn, getting Nelson back 5:13

Andy Reid on Marcus helping Marshawn, getting Nelson back

Star Sessions with Crystal Rose 4:42

Star Sessions with Crystal Rose

Watch as Katy Perry crashes St. Louis wedding, dances with bride 0:32

Watch as Katy Perry crashes St. Louis wedding, dances with bride

Barry Odom: Mizzou, KU should play every year in every sport 1:35

Barry Odom: Mizzou, KU should play every year in every sport

  • St. Teresa’s Academy on diversity

    St. Teresa’s Academy President Nan Bone and Board President Michelle Wimes talk diversity and inclusion after swastika and racial bullying at the Catholic school.