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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Ireland's Generation X: A Conversation between Barry McCrea and Claire Kilroy

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Location: Webinar format, partnership with the Museum of Literature Ireland

The series Ireland's Generation X? continues, with this month's conversation one between Professor Barry McCrea, Keough Family Chair of Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame, and the writer Claire Kilroy, who won the Rooney Prize for Literature in 2004 with her debut novel All Summer (2003).

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Thursday, March 4, 2021

Webinar: "The Peace Dimensions of 'Fratelli Tutti'"

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Location: Virtual Event

How can it be a resource for peacebuilding and impact the practice of peacebuilding? Does it change teaching on just war? How does it open dialogue on peace with Muslims? How does its Franciscan influence deepen the understanding of peacebuilding? This webinar will examine these questions and more as it probes the peace dimensions of the encyclical.

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Global Irish Network Series: "'The Troubles,' the Covid Pandemic, Unexpected Death and Complex Grief" (Queen's University Belfast)

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Location: Webinar Format

In this webinar, Queen's University Belfast professors Michael Duffy and Ciaran Mulholland will discuss the impact of mass-casualty events and societal trauma as well as the necessity of addressing their mental health consequences. We must act both to address the needs of individuals and to address wider societal trauma.  

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Friday, March 5, 2021

A Lecture by Paranjoy Guha Thakurta: "Why India's Farmers are Angry with the Narendra Modi Government"

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Location: Zoom

Government spokespersons have alleged that the farmers are being misled by separatists and left-wing extremists, but the farmers argue that their struggle is for a better livelihood and a more secure future. The agitation by farmers is arguably the biggest challenge faced by the Modi government since it came to power in 2014.

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Literatures in Translation: A Reading & Conversation

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Location: Virtual Event

Literatures of Annihilation, Exile & Resistance: An Interdisciplinary Approach to the Global Middle East and North Africa is a bi-annual symposium and lecture series that focuses on the study of literatures that have been shaped by histories of territorial and linguistic politics, colonialism, military domination and gross human rights violations. 

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Labor Café Goes Virtual!

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Location: virtual

The Labor Café convenes the Notre Dame community for casual conversation on contemporary questions about work, workers, and workplaces.

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Saturday, March 6, 2021

Junior Parents Weekend (JPW): College of Arts and Letters Showcase

Location: virtual

We welcome you to the University of Notre Dame for the annual celebration of Junior Parents Weekend. Unfortunately, with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic still lingering, we are currently planning to transition to a virtual JPW celebration in order to ensure that all of our classmates and their families remain safe and healthy.

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Sunday, March 7, 2021

Junior Parents Weekend (JPW): College of Arts and Letters Showcase

Location: virtual

We welcome you to the University of Notre Dame for the annual celebration of Junior Parents Weekend. Unfortunately, with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic still lingering, we are currently planning to transition to a virtual JPW celebration in order to ensure that all of our classmates and their families remain safe and healthy.

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Monday, March 8, 2021

Tuesday, March 9, 2021

Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Lecture: "Trust and Sustainability"

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Location: Zoom

Leander Lacy, Lacy Consulting Services, will discuss his research on the topic of trust and how it applies to the sustainability field through 4 pillars. This webinar is hosted by Women in Sustainability and will provide insight into why it's important as sustainability experts to have trust in our field, especially with all of our stakeholders.

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