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Lecture Discusses Memorials

November 13, 2012 Maddie Daly

Just hours after the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001, photos and other media began to collect in commemoration of the tragedy that had just occurred.

On Monday, University of Regensburg German professor and author Ingrid Gessner described these remembrances as “digital humanities” and discussed their impact on the way the nation grieved after the attacks. Read More >

Discussion to celebrate 40th anniversary of coeducation at Notre Dame

November 08, 2012 Michael O. Garvey

The 40th anniversary of coeducation at the University of Notre Dame The 40th anniversary of coeducation at the University of Notre Dame.

The 40th anniversary of coeducation at the University of Notre Dame will be celebrated in a panel discussion, “Paving the Way: Reflections on the Early Years of Coeducation at Notre Dame,” at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 8 (Thursday) in the auditorium of the Eck Visitors Center.

The discussion, sponsored by Notre Dame’s Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism with the Department of American Studies, the Gender Studies Program and Badin Hall, will include five people who experienced and shaped Notre Dame’s transition from an exclusively male to coeducational institution. Read More >