Events

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Lecture: "The Global Health Crisis: Ethical Responsibilities"

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Location: 1050 Nanovic Hall

Adjuct professor of law at the University of Ottawa, Dr. Thana de Campos presents a discussion of the key ethical values in contemporary medicine and health, notably in relation to neglected diseases like malaria, Ebola and Zika.

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Friday, September 1, 2017

Lecture: "John P. Prendergast and the Problems of History Writing in Nineteenth-Century Ireland"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Ciaran Brady

Ciaran Brady, Professor of Early Modern History and Historiography, Trinity College Dublin and the Fall 2017 Naughton Fellow at the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, will present the opening lecture of the Institute's Speakers and Public Talks Series.

His theme: "John P. Prendergast and the Problems of History Writing in Nineteenth-Century Ireland."

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Friday, September 8, 2017

Lecture: "Banville and the Redemption of Art"

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Location: Seminar Room 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Cyriloregan

Cyril O'Regan, the Huisking Professor of Theology at Notre Dame and a Faculty Fellow of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies, will speak on the novels of John Banville—in particular, The Sea (2005), winner of the 2005 Man Booker Prize, and The Blue Guitar (2015).

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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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Friday, September 15, 2017

Lecture: "Total War? Ireland and the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, 1793-1815"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Tom Bartlett

Thomas Bartlett, Chair in Irish History at the University of Aberdeen emeritus and the Keough-Naughton Institute's Fall 2017 Patrick B. O'Donnell Distinguished Visiting Professor, will speak on the topic: "Total War? Ireland and the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars,1793-1815."

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Tuesday, September 19, 2017

President's Address to the Faculty 

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.

Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C. will deliver his annual President's Address to the Faculty in the Patricia George Decio Theatre in DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.

The address will begin at 4 p.m. with a reception to follow.

Contact/ URL: Office of the President, president.nd.edu

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Monday, September 25, 2017

An Evening of Illustrative and Interpretative Music from the Art Institute of Chicago’s Exhibition: “Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design 1690-1840"

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Location: Eck Visitors Center

Ireland

This evening of music at Notre Dame will feature two of the perfomers, composers and musical curators Liz Carroll (fiddle) and Marty Fahey (piano) who created the music for the Art Institute of Chicago's 2015 exhibition, Ireland: Crossroads of Art and Design, 1690-1840, along with guest musician Aileen Dillane (Irish World Academy of Music and Dance, University of Limerick and Visiting Professor, Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies).

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Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Fall 2017 Town Hall

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Location: Washington Hall

Town Hall Meeting

All Notre Dame staff are invited to their division's Town Hall. Staff are encouraged to attend the session for their division.
(Four options over two days: full schedule at evp.nd.edu/town-hall/.)

Investments, Development, Alumni Association, Public Affairs and Communications, colleges, schools, institutes, centers, Office of the Provost, and other units reporting to the Provost's Office.…

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Thursday, September 28, 2017

Seamus Heaney Memorial Lecture: "Crediting Heaney"

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Location: Room 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Ronanmcdonald

in the Instiute's annual Seamus Heaney Memorial Lecture, Rónán McDonald, Professor of Modern Literature and Director of Irish Studies at the University of New South Wales, Sydney, will speak on the concept of "credit" in Seamus Heaney’s work, both as an ascription of value to art and a wily negotiation of faith and belief. It will look at Heaney’s justifications of poetry and its purpose in his critical essays and in his ars poetica (poems about poetry), alert to various configurations of balance and equilibrium.

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Friday, November 10, 2017

Lecture: "Jeremiah Curtin’s Connemara Storytellers, 1892-93"

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Location: Room 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Angela Bourke

Angela Bourke is Professor of Irish-Language Studies and Head of Modern Irish emerita at University College Dublin. She will speak on "Jeremiah Curtin’s Connemara Storytellers, 1892-93."

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