Events

Panel Discussion: "Beyond Good Manners: Promoting Civil Discussions on Issues that Divide Us"

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Location: Virtual

This first event in the series, Bridging the Divide, will set the stage by emphasizing the need for fact-based ethical arguments on important political issues. Panelists will share their observations and insights on current challenges in political discourse and potential ways to...

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2020 Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative Conference (VIRTUAL)

(part of a series)

The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) and the University of Notre Dame will hold the 2020 Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative Conference on Thursday, October 1 and Friday, October 2, 2020. Out of an abundance of caution for all who would...

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Film: "I Am Not Your Negro"

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Location: East Quad (Between Flaherty and Duncan)

"I Am Not Your Negro" is a 2016 documentary directed by Raoul Peck and based on James Baldwin's unfinished manuscript, "Remember This House." The film connects the Civil Rights movement and assassinations of Medgar Evers, Malcolm X, and Martin Luther King...

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Art Desire And God

Academic Conference: “Art, Desire, and God: Phenomenological Perspectives”

(part of a series)

Location: virtual

"Art, Desire, and God: Phenomenological Perspectives" will gather theologians, philosophers, artists and others to engage in collaborative and interdisciplinary reflection using phenomenology’s method of examining human experience to explore the role of the desire of and for God in art...

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2020 Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative Conference (VIRTUAL)

(part of a series)

The Center for Migration Studies of New York (CMS) and the University of Notre Dame will hold the 2020 Catholic Immigrant Integration Initiative Conference on Thursday, October 1 and Friday, October 2, 2020. Out of an abundance of caution for all who would...

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Labor Café: "Farm and Food Workers During the Pandemic"

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Location: Virtual Event

Labor Curious? Visit the Labor Café, where ND talks work! The Labor Café convenes the Notre Dame community casual conversation on contemporary questions about work, workers, and workplaces. What rights and protections should those who work for others have? What's...

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Art Desire And God

Academic Conference: “Art, Desire, and God: Phenomenological Perspectives”

(part of a series)

Location: virtual

"Art, Desire, and God: Phenomenological Perspectives" will gather theologians, philosophers, artists and others to engage in collaborative and interdisciplinary reflection using phenomenology’s method of examining human experience to explore the role of the desire of and for God in art...

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Higgins Labor Film Club: "The Devil and Miss Jones" (1941)

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Location: Virtual Event

Miss going to the movies? So do we, but we’ve come up with the next best thing. The Higgins Labor Program at the Center for Social Concerns has selected four great films showcasing the work and activism of four female protagonists...

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Lecture: "Political Polarization in America"

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Location: Virtual

This session will explore key milestones and influences that have led to the current polarization of American politics, the ways in which political debates have influenced the political process, and the role of the news media and social media. Bridging...

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Lecture: "Exploring Racial and Social Injustice and Inequality in America"

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Location: Virtual

This session will feature leading scholars discussing the history, root causes, and modern-day implications of social and racial injustice in America, with the goal of promoting change through greater understanding of these issues. Bridging the Divide is sponsored by the Office of...

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[CANCELED] Annual Bernie Clark, C.S.C., Lecture: "Justice at the Border: The Dignity of Human Life at the Core of our Faith"

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Location: Virtual Event

The annual Rev. Bernie Clark, C.S.C., Lecture 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 words...

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Lecture: "The 19th Amendment and the Myth that All Women Vote the Same"

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Location: Virtual

In August 1920, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution made it illegal to prevent people from voting based on their sex, enfranchising millions of women around the country. But its protections were not applied equally. Two leading Notre Dame...

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Conversation: "Civil Dialogue and Free Expression on College Campuses"

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Location: Virtual

This student-led conversation will bring together experts on campus free expression and political discourse with student leaders from several universities who are affiliated with BridgeUSA. BridgeUSA is a national organization focused on improving the state of political education and discussion....

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(Virtual) 2020 Conway Lectures: "Race in the Middle Ages"

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Location: By Zoom

This year's lectures will be on the topic of race in the Middle Ages with speakers Sara Lipton (Stony Brook University), Cord J. Whitaker (Wellesley), and Suzanne Conklin Akbari (Institute for Advanced Study), and will be held, for the first time, virtually.

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Lecture: "Race in the Middle Ages" (Part of the Conway Lectures)

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Location: By Zoom

This year's lectures will be on the topic of race in the Middle Ages with speakers Sara Lipton (Stony Brook University), Cord J. Whitaker (Wellesley), and Suzanne Conklin Akbari (Institute for Advanced Study), and will be held, for the first time, virtually.

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Roundtable and Audience Q&A: "Race in the Middle Ages"

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Location: By Zoom

This year's lectures will be on the topic of race in the Middle Ages with speakers Suzanne Conklin Akbari (Institute for Advanced Study), Sara Lipton (Stony Brook University), and Cord J. Whitaker (Wellesley), and will be held, for the first time, virtually. This final portion of the event will...

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