September 26, 2017
Religion News Service published the following article last week regarding the first beatification of a US-born priest, quoting American Studies Professor Kathleen Cummings. Prof. Cummings comments on the national significance of the beatification, and what the beatification means for American Catholics. Read More >
September 22, 2017
Kathleen Sprows Cummings takes a look at the possible canonization of Father Stanley Rother. Read More >
September 21, 2017
September 19, 2017
Professor Bob Schmuhl delivered the keynote lecture at the Kennedy Summer School session in New Ross, Ireland last weekend. Schmuhl was among many big names in Irish and American politics who took the stage over the weekend. An article detailing the Kennedy Summer School from the New Ross Standard is below. Read More >
September 12, 2017
Professor Bob Schmuhl will give the keynote lecture at the 2017 Casement Gathering on September 15 in Kerry, Ireland.
A story from The Kerryman noting Schmuhl's lecture is below.
Expert on history of Irish-America to give keynote lecture at Casement Gathering '17
A leading US expert on the story of Irish-America is set to deliver the keynote lecture at this year's Tionól Mhic Easmainn (The Casement Gathering) in a must for history fans far and wide. Read More >