Events

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: "Maimonides on Legislating the Love and Awe of God"

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Location: Online

Professor emeritus in the Department of Jewish Thought at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and author of Physics and Metaphysics in Hasdai Crescas, Prof. Zev Harvey will address a key question in Moses Maimonides's codification of medieval Jewish theology: What is the nature of our emotional obligation to the divine?

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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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Thursday, March 11, 2021

Friday, March 12, 2021

Deadline for Applications for NDIAS Distinguished Graduate Fellowship Program

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Applications for 2021-2022 Distinguished Graduate Fellowships are due by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, March 12, 2021. Applications should be submitted to the NDIAS's online portal.

This new opportunity provides graduate fellows from the College of Arts and Letters with premium stipends, robust research programming, and professional development during the 2021-2022 academic year. More information about the program is available here

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Monday, March 15, 2021

Student Conversations: Creating a World Free of Nuclear Weapons

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Location: Virtual Event

Join us for a series of monthly conversations that will engage students from Catholic Universities to include Notre Dame, Georgetown, Catholic University, Northwestern, Japanese universities partner and more, in a series of monthly discussions focused on the Catholic approach to nuclear weapons and can include topics to include the moral implications of using the bomb, the current and critical nuclear issue such as the escalation and modernization of nuclear arsenals, the New Start Treaty, and what can be done to move forward toward the Papal vision of  “nuclear zero.”

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Tuesday, March 16, 2021

Conversation with Nabil Wakim: "Arabic for All: Why My Language Is Taboo in France"

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Location: Online

Join the Nanovic Institute for an engaging discussion with celebrated Le Monde journalist Nabil Wakim about his book L'Arabe pour tous. Pourquoi ma langue est taboue en France (Arabic for All: Why My Language Is Taboo in France), which tackles the intricate balance between his heritage language and the language of his residence, France. His testimony brings to light a familiar discourse countless bilingual speakers and heritage speakers face around the following question: which language is truly mine and which do I privilege for discourse?

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Graduate Student Invitation Series Lecture: "The Impostor Sea: The Making of the Medieval Mediterranean"

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Location: Zoom

This lecture traces the activities of religious impostors, pious robbers, repentant smugglers, and multi-religious gangs, who populated the thirteenth- and fourteenth-century western Mediterranean. Rather than outlaws or “enemies of all,” Fancy argues that these figures were central to the making of the late medieval Mediterranean.

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Friday, March 19, 2021

Dante in America III

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Location: Zoom

In connection with the 2021 Dante centenary, the Devers Program in Dante Studies and the Center for Italian Studies are organizing a year-long lecture series. The aim of the series is to assess the ways in which Dante has impacted the literary and popular culture of the United States.

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