Category Archives: Clifford

Wishart Awarded Clifford Graduate Award

Robert Wishart, a POLS PhD student, is the first winner of the J. Garry Clifford Graduate Award, which was created by Dr. Clifford’s colleagues, friends, and former students to honor his memory through supporting the continued progress of excellent graduate … Continue reading

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A Student Remembers Prof. Clifford

In the fall of 2014, Sergio Goncalves ‘13, a POLS major, will be starting the graduate program in history at Brandeis University. While at UConn, Goncalves worked on a senior honors thesis with Prof. Garry Clifford. The thesis was entitled … Continue reading

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Prof. J Garry Clifford, RIP

The Department of Political Science mourns the sudden passing of our friend and colleague, Prof. J. Garry Clifford. Prof. Clifford was an impressive scholar with a deep knowledge of U.S. diplomatic history. He was a kind person who mentored many, … Continue reading

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Clifford Book Wins Award

Prof. Garry Clifford’s book, The World War I Memoirs of Robert P. Patterson: A Captain in the Great War, has won this year’s award for the best edited book from the Army Historical Foundation. The award will be presented at the annual meeting in … Continue reading

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Goncalves defends senior thesis on isolationists

Sergio Goncalves ’13 defended his senior thesis, “Anne Morrow Lindbergh, Ruth Sarles, and the Battle Against American Intervention in World War II.” He was advised by Prof. Garry Clifford. Congratulations! Abstract: Prior to the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor on … Continue reading

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Clifford Edits New Book

Prof. J. Garry Clifford edited, annotated, and wrote the introduction to The World War I Memoirs of Robert P. Patterson: A Captain in the Great War (U. of Tennessee Press). Patterson was a 27-year old captain in the 306th Infantry … Continue reading

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Alvarez publishes new book on Vatican and War

Prof. David Alvarez just published The Pope’s Soldiers: A Military History of the Modern Vatican in the Modern War Series of the University Press of Kansas. Alvarez received his MA and PhD from UConn and is a professor in the … Continue reading

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