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May 3, 2021

A Mother’s Prayer for Ordinary Time

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia composes a prayer for all mothers in anticipation of Mother's Day.
April 30, 2021

William Saunders speaks to students from the Intercollegiate Studies Institute

On 21 April 2021, Program Director William Saunders spoke to the Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI) student group at Gordon College, as part of their “Stand for Life” week. Professor Saunders addressed the legal questions surrounding abortion, with particular reference to his new book, Fundamental Rights and Unborn Human Life: Leading Constitutional Cases Under Scrutiny.
April 28, 2021

Students Meet with Prof. Robert George of Princeton University

Each semester, students pursuing their M.A. in Human Rights participate in lectures with experts in the field of human rights.
April 28, 2021

Palliative and Hospice Care from a Catholic Perspective

On 27 April 2021, William Saunders, J.D., director of the M.A. Program in Human Rights, led a conversation among Catholic ethicists Dr. Jozef Zalot (National Catholic Bioethics Center) and Dr. Myles Sheehan (Pellegrino Center for Clinical Ethics; Georgetown Medical School), on the definition and scope of palliative and hospice care from a Catholic perspective.
April 26, 2021

An Interview with IHE Graduate Fellow Jason Paone

An interview with IHE Graduate Fellow Jason Paone on his conversion, his theological studies, his new job with Word on Fire, and why he appreciates the IHE.
April 19, 2021

The Labor of Ordinary Time

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia reflects on the Feast of Saint Joseph the Worker (May 1).
April 13, 2021

William Saunders on Court Decision on DC Churches

William Saunders, J.D., Program Director of the M.A. in Human Rights thanks the Archdiocese of Washington for bringing the case to court.
March 31, 2021

Why a Master of Arts in Human Rights – Information Session Video

On 31 March 2021, the Institute for Human Ecology hosted a live online information session to answer your questions about our M.A. in Human Rights Program. During the session, Program Director William Saunders and IHE Fellow Dr. Jennifer Frey discussed the program and took live questions from viewers.
March 30, 2021

Good News Brightens Ordinary Time

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia revels in the good news of the Gospel during the Easter Triduum.

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The Catholic University of America


620 Michigan Avenue NE
339 Caldwell Hall
Washington, DC 20064


202-319-5892
ihe@cua.edu

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