Saturday, April 29, 2017

2017 Evangelium Vitae Medal Mass and Banquet


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

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

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


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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Friday, May 12, 2017

Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition


Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Fischoff 2017

Experience performances by the nation’s finest young musicians at the 44th Annual Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, May 12-14th at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.
Join us as the musicians compete for $34,000 in prize money, tours and the honor of winning a Fischoff gold, silver or bronze medal.

Stop by for a short visit or stay for hours. Performances are free and open to the public all weekend.

The final Grand Prize Concert on Sunday, May 14 at 3:30 p.m. is ticketed. The Gold Medal winners will vie for the coveted Fischoff Grand Prize. For tickets, call the DeBartolo Box office at 631-2800.

For a schedule of the competition weekend, visit
(Live web streaming May 13 & 14 at

The Fischoff Competition, May 12-14, at Notre Dame. There’s nothing else like it in America!

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