Events

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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Public Reception for African Gallery Opening

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Location: Snite Museum of Art

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The official public opening event will take place on October 6, from 4–6:30 p.m., with remarks in the Annenberg Auditorium from 4:15–5 p.m.

Originally published at Snite Museum of Art events

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

Seminar in American Religion

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Location: Morris Inn

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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Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Lecture: "The Visual Politics of Labor: Ben Shahn and the Congress of Industrial Organizations, 1937–1947"

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Location: Snite Museum of Art

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Frances K. Pohl, Reynolds '56 Professor in the Humanities and Professor of Art History, Pomona College.

The American artist Ben Shahn created graphic art for the newly formed Congress of Industrial Organizations (CIO) from 1937 to 1947, including posters for the Steelworkers Organizing Committee in the late 1930s and for the CIO’s Political Action Committee (CIO

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Thursday, October 19, 2017

3rd Thursdays @ the Snite/ Artist Talk: "Identity, Representation, and Transformation"

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Location: Snite Museum of Art

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“Once you can see beyond the obvious, you’re in a whole new way of living.”

-Willie Cole

 

This artist talk is in conjunction with Cole’s exhibition Making Everything Out of Anything. Cole uses everyday household objects—irons, ironing boards, women’s shoes, hair dryers, bicycle parts—to create works that explore African-American history, consumerism, economics, contemporary politics, gender, and race.  He has been referred to as an  “urban archaeologist,” for exploring universal and cultural concepts through these common, often discarded materials.…

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Saturday, October 21, 2017

Saturdays with the Saints Lecture Series: "Ven. Solanus Casey and St. Andre Bessette"

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Location: Geddes Hall, Andrews Auditorium, Lower Level

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Rev. Kevin Grove C.S.C., assistant professor of theology at Notre Dame, will deliver a talk on “Ven. Solanus Casey & St. Andre Bessette: Doorkeepers for God on the Occasion of the Beatification of Ven. Solanus Casey” for the eighth annual Saturdays with the Saints lecture series held prior to the Notre Dame-USC

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Lecture and Q&A Session (Saturday Scholars): "God and the Good Life — Notre Dame's Innovative New Way of Teaching the Big Questions"

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

You are invited to experience an intimate discussion with Notre Dame’s most engaging faculty speakers on some of the most pressing and fascinating issues of our times. Each lecture and Q&A is presented on a “home game” Saturday.

Presented by Meghan Sullivan

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Saturday, October 28, 2017

Saturdays with the Saints Lecture Series: "Blessed Miguel Pro: The ‘Folly’ of Martyrdom"

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Location: Geddes Hall, Andrews Auditorium, Lower Level

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Timothy Matovina, professor of theology at Notre Dame, will deliver a talk on “Blessed Miguel Pro: The ‘Folly’ of Martyrdom” for the eighth annual Saturdays with the Saints lecture series held prior to the Notre Dame-NC State football game.

Originally published at icl.nd.edu

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Lecture and Q&A Session (Saturday Scholars): "Intimate Objects of Beauty and Faith"

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

You are invited to experience an intimate discussion with Notre Dame’s most engaging faculty speakers on some of the most pressing and fascinating issues of our times. Each lecture and Q&A is presented on a “home game” Saturday.

Presented by Charles Rosenberg

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Friday, November 3, 2017

Cushwa Center Lecture: "Father John Zahm, C.S.C., in the Founding of the University of Notre Dame"

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Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

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Rev. Thomas Blantz, C.S.C., will deliver the 2017 Cushwa Center Lecture.

 

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Saturday, November 4, 2017

Saturdays with the Saints Lecture Series: "St. Robert Southwell, S.J.: A Eucharistic Poet”

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Location: Geddes Hall, Andrews Auditorium, Lower Level

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Timothy P. O’Malley, director of the Notre Dame Center for Liturgy at the McGrath Institute for Church Life, will deliver a talk on “St. Robert Southwell, S.J.: A Eucharistic Poet” for the eighth annual Saturdays with the Saints lecture series held prior to the Notre Dame-Wake Forest football game.…

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(Science Exploration Series) Seminar: "Forbidden Symmetries, Penrose Titles, and the Nobel Prize"

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Location: 101 Jordan Hall of Science

Presented by Prof. Brian Hall - Department of Mathematics - University of Notre Dame

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Originally published at math.nd.edu.…

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Lecture and Q&A Session (Saturday Scholars): "Healing Words, Healing Work — Supporting Recovery from Child Abuse and Neglect"

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Location: Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

You are invited to experience an intimate discussion with Notre Dame’s most engaging faculty speakers on some of the most pressing and fascinating issues of our times. Each lecture and Q&A is presented on a “home game” Saturday.

Presented by Kristin Valentino

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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

Teleconference: "Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 5-12"

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Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

Re-reading Dante's Vita nova: Chapters 5-12, teleconference

Friday November 10 at 9am (EST) in Room 121 of the Information Technology Center

"Re-reading Dante’s Vita nova" is a collaborative research project involving researchers from University College London, the University of Bristol, the University of Cambridge, the University of Leeds, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Oxford, the University of Reading, and the University of Warwick.

The full schedule of events may be found here.

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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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