May 27, 2021

Palliative and Hospice Care from a Catholic Perspective

On 12 May 2021, IHE Director of the M.A. Program in Human Rights William Saunders, J.D., led a discussion contemplating the above question with Dr. Joseph Meaney (National Catholic Bioethics Center) and Dr. Kerrianne Page (Catholic Health of Long Island).
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.
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.
January 27, 2021

The Crosses of Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia reminds us that everyone we encounter has hidden crosses to bear, even those who hurt us.
January 4, 2021

The Cast of Ordinary Times

This month and new year, IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia hopes for a greater appreciation for those friends, acquaintances, and strangers who have shown her love in all circumstances.
November 30, 2020

The Peace of Advent – and of Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia notices that our subdued 2020 holiday season is the perfect way to celebrate Advent, the season of waiting and preparation for our Lord.
November 19, 2020

Together for Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia reminds us that our Catholic belief in the communion of saints helps us remember our call to love those present and those absent around the Thanksgiving table this year.
September 12, 2020

Rejoicing in Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia Silecchia continues her commentary on Ordinary Time. This week, she focuses on how it is important to celebrate during times of stress and anxiety.
August 25, 2020

The Common Good in the Time of COVID-19

Monica Burke, IHE Graduate Student Fellow, tackles the difficult topic of how we are called to discern the common good throughout these challenging times of COVID-19.