The Catholic University of America

Welcome to IPR

The Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies at The Catholic University of America is a community of scholars and researchers engaged in the analysis of public policy issues related to Catholic social thought. To learn more about the Institute and the research interests of IPR Fellows, please click here. 

Please join the Institute for the annual presentation of the John Joseph Keane Medallion and Dean Hoge Memorial Lecture on March 14, 2017. 

This year we honor the Ralph McCloud, Director of the Catholic Campaign for Human Development of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops, with our highest honor, the Bishop John Joseph Keane Medallion for lifetime of service to academia, patria, and ecclesia

Additionally, we are very proud to announce that Dr. Teresa A. Sullivan, President of the University of Virginia, will give this year's Dean Hoge Memorial Lecture.

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