The letter from professors, historians says the firing of Limerick from the Center of the American West she founded in 1986 has “irreparable and far-reaching” impacts
The makeup of the state’s geographic naming board could change even more in December because 6 of 15 members’ terms have expired
Dean who fired the long-time leader says he could not see a way to resolve outstanding issues around her role as director
Dismissal a week before audit was delivered is “totally mystifying” to Patty Limerick who had begun succession planning for the Center of the American West at University of Colorado
Limerick, the co-founder and 37-year director of the University of Colorado’s Center of the American West, was fired Sept. 23.
Iconic professor, author and scholar created the Center of the American West to document and explore history, politics, traditions and culture of western U.S.