Events

Saturday, April 29, 2017

2017 Evangelium Vitae Medal Mass and Banquet

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Location: Basilica of the Sacred Heart, South Dining Hall

Plated Medal Obverse And Reverse

The Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture will award the 2017 Notre Dame Evangelium Vitae Medal to the Jerome Lejeune Foundation on April 29, 2017.

The Jerome Lejeune Foundation was established in 1996 to continue the work of its saintly namesake, Professor Jerome Lejeune, by supporting groundbreaking research, advocacy, and healthcare for those with intellectual disabilities. With branches in Paris, Philadelphia, Madrid, and Dubai, the Foundation is the largest private funder of research into genetic therapies in the world. In addition to funding ethically-conducted research, the Foundation provides direct health care and education, and advocates for legal protections for persons with disabilities.…

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Sunday, April 30, 2017

[DATE AND TIME CHANGED] Higgins Annual May Day Movie: "Paterson" (2016; directed by Jim Jarmusch)

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

(Originally schedule on Sunday, April 30 at 3 p.m. Now scheduled for Friday, April 28 at 6:30 p.m.)

For the sixth year running, the Higgins Labor Program will commemorate International Workers' Day with a movie screening.

Paterson (Adam Driver) is a hardworking bus driver in Paterson, New Jersey, who follows the same routine every day. He observes the city and listens to fragments of conversations while picking up and dropping off his passengers. Paterson also writes heartfelt poems in a notebook, walks his dog and drinks one beer in a bar after his shift is over. Waiting for him at home is Laura (Golshifteh Farahani), his beloved wife who champions his gift for writing.

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Lecture: "Welfare or Work? Deservingness and the Politics of Public Assistance in Europe and the United States"

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Location: Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Lecture with Sigrun Kahl
Assistant Professor of Political Science and Sociology
Yale University

Sigrun Kahl is visiting assistant professor of political science and sociology at Yale University, where she coleads the MacMillan Center Initiative on Religion, Politics, and Society. She studies how long-term historical factors such as religion shape current policies and institutions addressing the "least among us"-the poor, the socially excluded, the long-term unemployed, and the least capable.…

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Thursday, May 4, 2017

Canines & Caffeine (Study Break)

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Location: Brownson Hall Courtyard

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Dog tired from studying?

Hounded by deadlines?

Paws your study and join us for CANINES & CAFFEINE.

Enjoy FREE ice cold caffeinated beverages and shelter dogs

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

4th Annual Midwest Imaging and Microanalysis Workshop

Location: McKenna Conference Center

Midwest Imaging and Microanalysis Workshop at Notre Dame – May 9 – 10, 2017

“New Trends In-Situ and High Resolution Electron Microscopy for Nanotechnology, Materials, and Bioscience."

4th Annual Midwest And Microanalysis Workshop

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Annual Rev. Bernie Clark, C.S.C. Lecture: The Challenge of Peace Pursued through Christian-Muslim Dialogue

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Location: Geddes Hall

The annual Rev. Bernie Clark, C.S.C. Lecture on Catholic social tradition was created by the Center for Social Concerns in 2009 in order to highlight the issues and themes within the Catholic social tradition, and to inspire students to live out Fr. Bernie's message of promoting social justice. This event honors Fr. Bernie, who died young but influenced students with his life lesson of the "Theory of Enough."…

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