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March 13, 2021

Students Meet with Human Rights Practitioners

This past month, students heard from Yuri Mantilla, Professor of Law and the Director of Online Programs and Global Initiatives at Liberty University School of Law.
March 10, 2021

Covid, the Courts, and Religious Liberty

William Saunders, J.D., Program Director of the M.A. in Human Rights, and Mark Rienzi, president of the Becket Fund for Religious Liberty and faculty member in our M.A. in Human Rights, host a Faith & Law Friday Forum on the pandemic, religious liberty, and the courts.
March 4, 2021

Reflecting on Last Summer’s Supreme Court: Life and Religious Liberty

IHE Director of the M.A. Program in Human Rights William Saunders, J.D., analyzes the Supreme Court's decisions promulgated at the end of the 2020 summer term.
March 4, 2021

Thanks, Dad, for Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia considers the significance of Saint Joseph's Day to remind us of the importance of good, holy fathers.
March 4, 2021

Spring Comes to Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia reflects on how the promise of spring, with the season's sense of resurrection and renewal, can inspire hope in eternal life.
February 22, 2021

Faith, Friendship, and Flourishing During the Pandemic

IHE Fellow Brandon Vaidyanathan presents his recent sociological findings on the connection between flourishing and faith during the pandemic.
February 19, 2021

A Question for Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia thinks about what she hopes Lent 2021 will inspire in her and others: a unity of Christian belief and Christian works of mercy.
February 2, 2021

Common-Sense Common Good: Why We Should Root for a Financial Accountability Policy to Pass Its Customary Review

IHE Director of the Program on the Constitution and Catholic Social Doctrine Emmett McGroarty defends the current practice on restraining federal government settlement agreements as supportive of the common good and governmental accountability.
February 1, 2021

Science and Sight

IHE Fellow Peter Ulrickson ponders what makes scientific claims persuasive and what teaching science shows us about how we learn to accept scientific conclusions.
January 29, 2021

School Days in Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia expresses her gratitude to her teachers and those who formed her early education during Catholic Schools Week.

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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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