In September, the Cushwa Center sponsored a lecture and discussion commemorating a landmark document for Catholic university life.
The Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism brings together scholars from history, theology, women’s studies, sociology, religious studies, American studies, and English to interpret the American Catholic experience.
Catherine Osborne explores the history and significance of a survey of more than 130,000 women religious conducted in 1967. The survey dataset has recently been made available open access through Notre Dame.
Dugan received a 2017 Research Travel Grant to study young missionaries and their impact on Catholicism in America.
Father Thomas Blantz, C.S.C., will deliver the 2017 Cushwa Center Lecture.
Farrell O'Gorman will discuss the subject of his new book.
Judith Weisenfeld's New World A-Coming: Black Religion and Racial Identity During the Great Migration (New York University Press, 2017)