The photo shows Professor Walsh standing in Leadville's Evergreen Cemetery last May with Irish Ambassador Daniel Mulhall (red tie), Irish Consular General Adrian Farrell (green tie),  Leadville Mayor (standing in back), and members of the local Irish Network planning team.

James Walsh - April 2020 Updates

April 13, 2020

The construction of a permanent memorial in Leadville's Evergreen Cemetery will begin this summer. The memorial will list the names of roughly 1200 people buried in unmarked graves in the "Old Catholic" section of the cemetery, most of them Irish immigrants. The average age at death of these 1200 people...

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Michael Cummings - April 2020 Updates

April 13, 2020

Emeritus Professor Michael Cummings has recently finished his 500-page book titled Children’s Voices in Politics. The book will be published this summer by Peter Lang. The two well-known scholars who edited the book have called it a “monumental work” on the subject of children’s rights and children’s voices in civic...

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PSCI 4002-004, Politics of Animal Rights

April 13, 2020

Corporations have rights, how about animals? That question is the subject of a topics course this fall, PSCI 4002-004, Politics of Animal Rights , TuTh 12:30PM - 1:45PM. The U.S. Supreme Court has famously held that corporations enjoy protections for speech and freedom of religion yet animals are still treated...

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Event - Lunch Lecture: How the EZLN took on Gender Violence in Mexico

Feb. 25, 2020

Monday, March 9, 2020 in Student Commons, Rm 3208 In this discussion, Tania Islas Weinstein will share her experiences and observations from the Second International Gathering of Women Who Struggle organized by the Zapatista Army for National Liberation (EZLN) which took place in December 2019 in the Caracol “Whirlwind of...

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Internship Opportunities in International Security and Foreign Policy

Feb. 12, 2020

Dr. James Walsh with Poster A People's History of Colorado - Photo: Ryan Egloff· The Sentry

Dr. James Walsh on the Economic Benefits of Immigration

Feb. 10, 2020

“Every serious study of migrants in the U.S. determines that they are a great boost to our economy,” says James Walsh, Political Science Clinical Associate Professor. “Without immigrant communities, many towns across the U.S. would be in serious economic trouble,” he went on to say. “Immigrants pay taxes, commit few...

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Fellowship - Congressman Jason Crow District Office

Nov. 25, 2019

Congressman Jason Crow District Office Fellowship In Congressman Crow’s District office, located in Aurora, fellows may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, writing letters and assisting with media clips. In addition, fellows may be assigned to assist in various constituent...

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Fellowship - Congressman Jason Crow District Office

Nov. 25, 2019

Congressman Jason Crow District Office Fellowship In Congressman Crow’s District office, located in Aurora, fellows may be asked to do a variety of things, including day-to-day office work such as answering phones, writing letters and assisting with media clips. In addition, fellows may be assigned to assist in various constituent...

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Professor Harvey Bishop publishes edited anthology, "New Thought (R)evolution: A Powerful Vision for the Future"

Oct. 8, 2019

Professor Harvey Bishop recently published the edited anthology, New Thought (R)evolution: A Powerful Vision for the Future . Praise for the book includes: This anthology introduces new voices in New Thought, a uniquely American DIY spirituality that celebrates the human ability to shape reality through the power of thought and...

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Dr. Betcy Jose featured as expert on Syria in BBC Radio Program, Up All Night

Aug. 2, 2019

Dr. Betcy Jose was recently featured in a live radio discussion of growing issues in Syria following recent comments made by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet.

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