Gov. Jeb Bush, right, shakes hands with Thomas Monaghan, the founder and chancellor of Ave Maria University, center. Behind Monaghan is Lamar Gable, the chairman of Barron Collier Cos., during the groundbreaking ceremony for Ave Maria University in East Collier County on Friday afternoon. The school is the first new Catholic university in the United States in around 40 years. The Barron Collier Cos. donated land upon which the school and planned town will be built.

Photo by Darron R. Silva, Daily News

Gov. Jeb Bush, right, shakes hands with Thomas Monaghan, the founder and chancellor of Ave Maria University, center. Behind Monaghan is Lamar Gable, the chairman of Barron Collier Cos., during the groundbreaking ceremony for Ave Maria University in East Collier County on Friday afternoon. The school is the first new Catholic university in the United States in around 40 years. The Barron Collier Cos. donated land upon which the school and planned town will be built.

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