Notre Dame’s Cushwa Center brings together scholars from a variety of disciplines to interpret the American Catholic experience.
Gender, Sex, and Power
A team of researchers are studying the history of clergy sex abuse.
History of Women Religious
Cushwa sponsors conferences and research on Catholic vowed women.
Research Grants and Awards
Apply by December 31 to one of Cushwa's five funding programs.
American Catholic Studies Newsletter
48.2 (Fall 2021)
The Cushwa Center hosted both online and in-person events during fall 2021. Each of the public events reviewed here is available to view on the center’s YouTube channel.
Alice Gorton (Columbia University) specializes in modern British social and cultural history. She won a Research Travel Grant from the Cushwa Center for her project, “Ethics and Industry: Rerum novarum and Catholic Social Teaching in the Anglosphere.”