Upcoming Events

Friday, November 24, 2017

Saturday, November 25, 2017

Hockey vs. Minnesota (and Annual Teddy Bear Toss)

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Location: Compton Family Ice Arena

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Hockey Promotion: Annual Teddy Bear Toss

Saturday, Nov. 25: Bring a stuffed animal to toss on the ice after the game. Teddy Bears donated to Saint Joseph Health System and other local charitable organizations.


Season schedule link

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Sunday, November 26, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Lecture: "Rome Villa as Jewish School Under Fascism: A Testimony from Former Student "Giacometta" Limentani

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Location: 500 Main Building

The Villa is the residential living-learning space for ND study abroad students in Rome and is located on the Celio hill. From 1938 to 1940 the Villa served as a Jewish school after students and professors were removed from Italian public schools as a consequence of 1938 Racial Laws.

Giacometta Limentani, writer and translator, was a 11 year old student at the time; she attended the school and survived the war. During the event she will be accompanied by friend Paola Fano Modigliani. Lia Toaff from the Jewish Museum of Rome will provide an historical introduction.

The event, conducted mostly in English, will take place at the Rome Global Gateway, and will be live streamed at Notre Dame in the Main Building. Co-sponsored by the Rome Global Gateway, Notre Dame International, Italian Studies at Notre Dame, and with the participation of the Museo Ebraico di Roma.

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Digital Humanities Speaker Series: "Race and Distant Reading"

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Location: Scholars Lounge, Hesburgh Library

Richard So, assistant professor of English at the University of Chicago, will discuss his current project in the context of the digital humanities field. A Q&A session will follow.

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Faculty Caregivers Support Group

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Location: 103 Coleman Morse

If you are a faculty member currently caring for an aging parent, a spouse, or a child with special needs, you are welcome to join the Caregivers Support Group for faculty. This group can offer the opportunity to connect with others, share information and struggles, and listen to how others deal with their situations. All faculty are welcome.  …

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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Life Lunch with Susannah Monta: "Death with Dignity: The Poetry of John Donne"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Hall

Enjoy a free lunch and seminar-style conversation with Susannah Monta (John Cardinal O’Hara, C.S.C., and Glynn Family Honors Associate Professor of English) and the McGrath Institute for Church Life. Dr. Monta will present on her area of expertise in literature and how it connects to the pro-life mission of the Catholic Church and the University.…

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Yoga Class in Italian

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Location: Rolfs Sports Recreation Center

In need of exercising, relaxing and keeping up with your Italian? You can do all three in just one hour! Class will be conducted mostly in Italian . . . and you can even ask questions about Italian grammar or yoga poses to Italian professor and yoga instructor, Tiziana Serafini.

Free of charge.

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Stories of Grace

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Location: Geddes Hall Chapel

2017 11 29 Stories Of Grace Facebook Event

An evening of prayer and reflection featuring members of the Notre Dame community sharing stories of God’s ability to transform everyday life through grace. 

Featured storytellers at this event include Carolyn Ebner (Lyons Hall, ’18), Sam Bishop (Siegfried Hall, ’19), and Allyse Gruslin (Rector, Ryan Hall). All are welcome. Sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life.…

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Lecture: "Confident Pluralism and the University: Surviving and Thriving Through Deep Difference"

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Location: Room 1030 - Jenkins and Nanovic Halls

We welcome John Inazu, Professor of Law and Religion at Washington University in St. Louis, to present on "Confident Pluralism and the University: Surviving and Thriving through Deep Difference."  Please join us for the talk and a complimentary lunch on Thursday, November 30, in Room 1030 of Jenkins and Nanovic Halls.

Lunch begins at noon - free and open to the public

 

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A Madrasa Discourses Panel: "Science and Religion as Partners in Peace?"

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

This Madrasa Discourses panel explores the relationship between science, religion, and peace.

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Opening Reception: New Faces Exhibition

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Location: A|AH|D Gallery

The Department of Art, Art History, & Design will exhibit work from 1st-year MFA students from November 30, 2017, to January 18, 2018, in the A|AH|D Gallery at O’Shaughnessy Hall. The opening reception will be held on Thursday, November 30, 5-7pm.

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