Events

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Research Seminar: “How Bishops Really Work: Behind the Scenes of the USCCB”

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Location: Geddes Hall Coffee House

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Bishop Emeritus Robert N. Lynch of the Diocese of St. Petersburg will share his reflections and insights on how the leadership at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops discern their justice education and advocacy work on issues like peacebuilding and economic justice.…

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Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Lecture: "Performing Blackness in the Danza de Caporales"

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

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

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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

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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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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Lecture: "Science Diplomacy: Past, Present and Future"

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Location: 1050 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

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Featuring

Cathy Campbell

Former president and CEO, U.S. Civilian Research and Development Foundation for the Independent States of the Former Soviet Union (CRDF)

Science diplomacy is the process of integrating science into foreign policy decision-making and utilizing science cooperation to build relations with other countries. Interest in science diplomacy has grown in the last decade as governments, non-governmental organizations and universities have collaborated to build institutional capacity, identify new mechanisms and document case studies.…

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Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Notre Dame Forum (Keynote Address): "Views from the West Wing: How Global Trends Shape U.S. Foreign Policy"

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, Leighton Concert Hall

Andrew Card and Denis McDonough, chiefs of staff to Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama, will discuss U.S. foreign policy in a keynote Notre Dame Forum event at 7 p.m. Oct 4 (Wednesday) in the Leighton Concert Hall of the University’s DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. “Views from the West Wing: How Global Trends Shape U.S. Foreign Policy” will be moderated by Maura Policelli, executive director of the Notre Dame Keough School of Global Affairs’ Global Policy Initiative.

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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Lecture by Delinda Collier

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Location: TBD- likely DeBartolo Hall

Delinda Collier is associate professor of art history, theory, and criticism at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. She is author of Repainting the Walls of Lunda: Information Colonialism and Angolan Art and articles on Southern African, new media, and Cold War era art. Her current book project is on the history of new media art in Africa. …

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Friday, October 6, 2017

Peace Meals Lunch Discussion: "Environmental Challenges to Peace"

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Location: Geddes Hall Coffee House

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Speaker: Patrick Regan, professor of political science and peace studies in Notre Dame's Keough School of Global Affairs.

Originally published at socialconcerns.nd.edu

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Lecture: "Joyce, Giordano Bruno, and the 'Worlds of Words'"

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Location: Room 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

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Enrico Terrinoni, Chair in English Literature at the Università per Stranieri di Perugia, and the Italian translator of Joyce’s Ulysses and Finnegans Wake, will speak on the topic: “Joyce, Giordano Bruno, and the ‘Worlds of Words'."

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Monday, October 9, 2017

Lecture: "Forget Noah! Ark Thinking and the (In)Hospitality of the Sea"

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Location: 116 DeBartolo Hall

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Professor Simon Richter will deliver a guest lecture on the topic of cultural responses to sea level rise and catastrophic flooding. Richter is professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Pennsylvania, a member of their Graduate Groups in Comparative Literature and Religious Studies, and affiliated with their Programs in Cinema Studies, Environmental Humanities, and Women’s Studies. …

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Life Lunch: "Confronting Brave New World"

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Location: 1050 Nanovic Hall

Enjoy a free lunch and seminar-style conversation with Anthony Monta (associate director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies) and the McGrath Institute for Church Life. Monta will present on his 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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Tuesday, November 7, 2017

President's Address to the Faculty

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Location: 155 DeBartolo Hall

Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C. will deliver his annual President’s Address to the Faculty at the November 7 Faculty Senate meeting. Please RSVP here by Friday, November 3.

Originally published at conductorshare.nd.edu

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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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