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Thu May 4, 2017

Public Lecture: Webb Keane

4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall

Webb Keane

Join us for a lecture by Webb Keane (University of Michigan) entitled, The Semiotics of Stance in Everyday Ethics.

Fri Jul 14, 2017

Slave Narratives in British And French America, 1700–1848

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
University of Notre Dame London Global Gateway

Organized by Sophie White (University of Notre Dame) and Trevor Burnard (University of Melbourne), this conference seeks to propel our thinking about how we understand the quotidian existence of enslaved people in the two biggest slave systems in the Greater Caribbean during the height of plantation slavery.

Sat Jul 15, 2017

Slave Narratives in British And French America, 1700–1848

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
University of Notre Dame London Global Gateway

Organized by Sophie White (University of Notre Dame) and Trevor Burnard (University of Melbourne), this conference seeks to propel our thinking about how we understand the quotidian existence of enslaved people in the two biggest slave systems in the Greater Caribbean during the height of plantation slavery.

Fri Aug 25, 2017

Charlottesville, Racism and the Current Crisis in America

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Hesburgh Auditorium

PANEL: Charlottesville, Racism and the Current Crisis in America

 

WHEN: Friday August 25, 12:30pm-2pm

 

WHERE:

Hesburgh Auditorium

Hesburgh Center for International Studies

University of Notre Dame

 

 

The violent demonstration in Charlottesville, VA and growing racial divisions across the country have brought into focus the dangers posed by a revitalized White supremacist movement in the United States. What are the causes of the present crisis, how is it connected to historical justice struggles and collective memory, and where do we go from here? Come listen to experts on American racial politics discuss the current situation and what can be done in response.…

Sat Aug 26, 2017

Notre Dame Trail

8:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Howard Park, South Bend, IN

In the tradition of Fr. Sorin’s inspirational journey and intrepid spirit – our Notre Dame spirit – we invite you to join us on a personal pilgrimage. Experience the history of the C.S.C. and live the mission of Notre Dame as you journey together with fellow pilgrims. …

Tue Sep 5, 2017

Lecture and Panel: Land O'Lakes and Its Legacy

4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
McKenna Hall Auditorium

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John T. McGreevy and a panel of five Catholic university presidents will reflect on the history and legacy of the Land O'Lakes Statement.

Writing A Strong Grant Proposal Workshop

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

Do you need funds to undertake a research project, conference presentation, unpaid internship, or service project? Workshop B will introduce you to the array of ND grants designed to support undergraduate intellectual and creative endeavors outside the classroom. The workshop will review the various components of a grant application and provide guided instruction to help you craft a compelling project proposal.  Appropriate for all undergraduates from all colleges applying to all Notre Dame funding sources. No RSVP

Wed Sep 6, 2017

DR. HORST KOEHLER, FORMER PRESIDENT OF GERMANY, TO SPEAK ON "CITIZENSHIP IN A GLOBAL AGE"

5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Jordan Auditorium, Mendoza College of Business

Horst Koehler

Join the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study and the Nanovic Institute for European Studies in welcoming Dr. Horst Koehler, former President of the Federal Republic of Germany (2004-2010), and his wife Mrs. Eva Luise Koehler to the University of Notre Dame. The Koehlers’ visit to the University will span three days and include a major public lecture by Dr. Koehler entitled “Citizenship in a Global Age: Personal Reflections on a Political Conundrum” on Wednesday, September 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Jordan Auditorium in the Mendoza College of Business.

Sun Sep 10, 2017

Exhibition Opening: For All These Rights We've Just Begun to Fight: Ben Shahn and the Art of Resistance

All Day
Snite Museum of Art

Scholz Family Works on Paper GallerySeptember 10 through November 26, 2017

In the immediate wake of the Great Depression and World War II, the 1946 congressional elections proved pivotal in shaping the postwar United States, as Americans confronted whether to expand the consumer and worker protections of the New Deal or risk a return to an era of smaller government and unregulated business. As head of the graphics department for the CIO-PAC

Mon Sep 11, 2017

Writing A Strong Grant Proposal Workshop

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

Do you need funds to undertake a research project, conference presentation, unpaid internship, or service project? Workshop B will introduce you to the array of ND grants designed to support undergraduate intellectual and creative endeavors outside the classroom. The workshop will review the various components of a grant application and provide guided instruction to help you craft a compelling project proposal.  Appropriate for all undergraduates from all colleges applying to all Notre Dame funding sources. No RSVP

Tue Sep 12, 2017

Getting Started in Undergraduate Research Workshop

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

In this workshop we will explore why and how to get started on a research project or creative endeavor at Notre Dame. We will discuss strategies for discovering your scholarly interests and passions, formulating a research question, finding a faculty mentor, and planning your research trajectory. All are welcome. No RSVP

Fri Sep 15, 2017

2017 Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs

All Day
University of Notre Dame

The MCAA, hosted by the Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies, seeks to promote Asian studies both at the university and the secondary and primary levels, and particularly to encourage scholarly interchange between Asianists located in the Midwest, though scholars from all regions are invited to participate.…

Labor Café

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Geddes Hall Coffee House

Labor Curious? Visit the Labor Cafe for Caffeine, Conversation, and Community!

The Labor Café is where the ND community convenes for coffee and casual conversation on contemporary questions about work, workers, and workplaces. Participants choose the topics, all people are welcome, and all opinions are tolerated.…

Sat Sep 16, 2017

2017 Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs

All Day
University of Notre Dame

The MCAA, hosted by the Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies, seeks to promote Asian studies both at the university and the secondary and primary levels, and particularly to encourage scholarly interchange between Asianists located in the Midwest, though scholars from all regions are invited to participate.…

Sun Sep 17, 2017

Salt of the Earth

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Salt Of The Earth Poster

The Labor Question goes to the movies in our ongoing partnership with the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.

The FILM CLASSics series features important films — usually one per semester — that probe questions of work, class, economics, identity, politics, daily life, and solidarity. Whether old or new, celebrated or obscure, famous or forgotten, these titles merit presentations in a social setting and on a big screen.…

Mon Sep 18, 2017

Getting Started in Undergraduate Research Workshop

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

In this workshop we will explore why and how to get started on a research project or creative endeavor at Notre Dame. We will discuss strategies for discovering your scholarly interests and passions, formulating a research question, finding a faculty mentor, and planning your research trajectory. All are welcome. No RSVP

American Studies Meet and Greet

4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Fireside Terrace at the Morris Inn

Come by the Morris Inn's Fireside Terrace for a night of food, drink, and great conversation with the American Studies faculty and majors! The Meet and Greet includes free food and drink courtesy of the American Studies Club and the Department. This event only comes once a year, so you don't want to miss out! All are welcome.…

Latino Studies Undergraduate Meet and Greet

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
McKenna Hall 210

The Latino Studies undergraduate program is hosting their annual Meet and Greet on Monday, September 18, featuring tacos, tamales, and trivia! RSVP to Idalia Maldonado, imaldona@nd.edu by September 13.…

Tue Sep 19, 2017

Writing A Strong Grant Proposal Workshop

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

Do you need funds to undertake a research project, conference presentation, unpaid internship, or service project? Workshop B will introduce you to the array of ND grants designed to support undergraduate intellectual and creative endeavors outside the classroom. The workshop will review the various components of a grant application and provide guided instruction to help you craft a compelling project proposal.  Appropriate for all undergraduates from all colleges applying to all Notre Dame funding sources. No RSVP

Thu Sep 21, 2017

Lecture by Martha Gonzalez of Quetzal

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Morris Inn Smith Ballroom, Salon C

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Martha Gonzalez, assistant professor in Chicana/o Latina/o Stuidies at Scripps/Claremont College and leader of the Grammy Award-winning Chicano band Quetzal, will present a lecture titled Agonistic Harmony and Transformation at the University of Notre Dame on Thursday, September 21, 2017.…

The 36th McBride Lecture: "Today's Struggle for Racial and Economic Justice"

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Eck Visitors Center Auditorium

Fred Redmond has been the United Steelworkers (USW) International Vice President (Human Affairs) since 2006. He joined the USW when he went to work at Reynolds Metals Co. in McCook, IL, in 1973, and he worked his way up through the ranks of his local from shop steward to grievance committee member to local president. He is co-chair of the AFL

Fri Sep 22, 2017

Hibernian Lecture: "The Struggle for Ireland's Soul: Catholics under the Penal Laws"

4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Geddes Hall, Andrews Auditorium, Lower Level

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Ian McBride (University of Oxford) will deliver the 2017 Hibernian Lecture.

Community Forum: Fighting Racism in South Bend

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Civil Rights Heritage Center, Indiana University South Bend

Join the IU South Bend Black Student Union as they organize a community panel in response to the White Nationalist March in Charlottesville, VA. Panelists and audience members will have the opportunity to engage in open discussion on how to fight racism here in South Bend.

The event will be held at IUSB's Civil Rights Heritage Center at 1040 West Washington, South Bend, IN 46601.…

Performance by Quetzal

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

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East L.A.‘s Grammy-winning musical force has created a unique cultural platform to sound against conditions of oppression and marginalization. The complexity of Chicano music allows the group to move seamlessly from son jarocho to funk, rock, R&B, pop + more. 2017’s The Eternal Getdown was released to wide acclaim.…

Mon Sep 25, 2017

Writing A Strong Grant Proposal Workshop

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

Do you need funds to undertake a research project, conference presentation, unpaid internship, or service project? Workshop B will introduce you to the array of ND grants designed to support undergraduate intellectual and creative endeavors outside the classroom. The workshop will review the various components of a grant application and provide guided instruction to help you craft a compelling project proposal.  Appropriate for all undergraduates from all colleges applying to all Notre Dame funding sources. No RSVP

Race & Ideas Fall 2017 Short Lecture Series - Dr. Ibram Kendi

7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
McKenna Auditorium

Afst Race Ideas Fall 2017 Short Lecture Series

Dr. Ibram Kendi, American University

September 25
McKenna Auditorium
Lecture: 7:00pm-8:00pm
Book signing: 8:00pm-9:00pm

Sponsored by the Department of Africana Studies

A Special Thanks to the Following Departments:

Thu Sep 28, 2017

Lecture by Olmeca

7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
140 DeBartolo Hall

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Hip-hop artist, activist and scholar Olmeca will present a lecture titled Latinx Identity and Power on Thursday, September 28th on the University of Notre Dame campus. This lecture looks at the intersection between Latinx economics, politics and cultural power in the U.S. It is connected to grassroots work at the U.S. Mexico border.…

Fri Sep 29, 2017

Hispanic Heritage Month 2017 Event Series

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

The Institute for Latino Studies is proud to present a series of events in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month 2017.

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Mon Oct 2, 2017

Getting Started in Undergraduate Research Workshop

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

In this workshop we will explore why and how to get started on a research project or creative endeavor at Notre Dame. We will discuss strategies for discovering your scholarly interests and passions, formulating a research question, finding a faculty mentor, and planning your research trajectory. All are welcome. No RSVP

Tue Oct 3, 2017

Writing A Strong Grant Proposal Workshop

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
110 Brownson Hall

Do you need funds to undertake a research project, conference presentation, unpaid internship, or service project? Workshop B will introduce you to the array of ND grants designed to support undergraduate intellectual and creative endeavors outside the classroom. The workshop will review the various components of a grant application and provide guided instruction to help you craft a compelling project proposal.  Appropriate for all undergraduates from all colleges applying to all Notre Dame funding sources. No RSVP