Events » Lectures

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Arts and Letters Diploma Ceremony


Location: Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center

Arts and Letters students and their families are invited to attend the College of Arts and Letters 2018 Diploma Ceremony.

The conferral of degrees will take place during the Notre Dame Commencement exercises Sunday morning, but students will receive their diplomas during the Arts and Letters Diploma Ceremony.…

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Monday, May 28, 2018

Lecture: "Science, Sex and Subjectivity"

Location: Wales

Science is often seen as the unbiased pursuit of the truth. Yet some feminist thinkers argue these theories are limited by male language and logic. Is there a radically different and feminist way of doing science? And if there is, what would it look like and could it prove more powerful than our current account of the universe? Or is there only one form of rationality and one truth?…

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

PBS Series Premiere: "10 That Changed America"


Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

American Studies will be hosting the world premiere of a new season of the popular PBS history series "10 That Changed America." The 3 new episodes focus on monuments, streets, and “modern marvels” of engineering. 

Dan Protess of PBS/WTTW Chicago will be showing clips from the 3 new episodes. A panel discussion will follow with Dan, Erika Doss from American Studies, Dennis Doordan from Architecture, and Mike Stanisic from Mechanical Engineering.   …

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