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Catholic University experts are available to comment on a wide range of subjects, and offer analysis on current events.

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  • May 28, 2015

    President Garvey on WAMU-FM

    President John Garvey was interviewed on The Kojo Nnamdi Show on WAMU-FM. He discussed higher education, faith, and social policy issues.

  • May 28, 2015

    Republican Candidate Carly Fiorina

    John K. White, professor, politics, was quoted in a May 28 Fox News article about the presidential campaign of Republican candidate Carly Fiorina.

  • May 27, 2015

    Messaging for Pope Francis Visit

    William Mattison, associate professor, theology and religious studies, was quoted in a May 27 National Catholic Register article about Catholic Voices, which is training volunteers in how to present the face of the Catholic Church to the reporters who will cover Pope Francis’s visit to the United States.

  • May 26, 2015

    Hillary Clinton and Welfare

    Stephen Schneck, director of the Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies and associate professor of politics, was quoted in a May 26 Bloomberg article about how Hillary Clinton will deal with welfare during her campaign.

  • May 23, 2015

    Albert Einstein Letter

    Trevor Lipscombe, director, The Catholic University of America Press, was quoted in a May 23 Zero Hora (Porto Alegre, Brazil) article about the authenticity of a recently discovered letter sent by Albert Einstein to school children in Brazil.

  • May 21, 2015

    The Fight to End Childhood Poverty

    Cara Drinan, associate professor, law, wrote a blog for Huffington Post on Red Noses for Kids.

  • May 20, 2015

    Experts on Church and Environment

    The following experts from The Catholic University of America are available to comment on the Pope’s encyclical on the environment, which is expected in coming months.

  • May 20, 2015

    Vatican, Palestine, and Catholic-Jewish Ties

    Marshall Breger, professor, law, was quoted in a JTA story on the Vatican's move toward recognition of Palestinian statehood.

  • May 19, 2015

    Poverty and Climate Change

    Andreas Widmer, director, entrepreneurship programs, was interviewed by Vatican Radio on the link between poverty and climate change.

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Judith Perez-Caro

Judith Perez-Caro, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Race, Ethnic Relations, Inequality, Class, Diversity 

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Clare of Assisi: The Lady

Clare of Assisi: The Lady

Regis Armstrong

New translations to chronicle the life of Saint Clare. Writings and related primary sources, revised and new introductions from earlier editions, as well as previously unpublished documents. Clare's Letters, Testament, and Blessing; papal texts that prompted Clare to write her own Form of Life; biographical writings about Clare; a dossier of documents, many translated into English for the first time, from the papacies of Honorius III, Gregory IX, and Innocent IV.

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