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James Edward Walsh Jr. ’77

February 25, 2019, in Ankeny, Iowa, from complications of Addison’s Disease.

A political science major, Jim wrote his thesis, “A Critique of John Rawls’s A Theory of Justice” with Prof. Maure Goldschmidt [political science 1935–81]. He was a senior special agent with Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and worked with the Violent Gang Task Force in Los Angeles. Jim had great stories of guarding presidential candidates.

Appeared in Reed magazine: September 2019

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