Events

Saturday, August 25, 2018

NDSF 2018: Othello

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre

The 2018 Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival’s Professional Company production of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy – fifteen performances only! A story of trust twisted into violence, and beauty lost to terror, “Othello” is directed in a contemporary staging by Cameron Knight (last year’s memorable Benedick in “Much Ado About Nothing”), and features Robert Ramirez as Iago, with stage and screen actor Esau Pritchett in the title role.…

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NDSF 2018: Othello

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre

The 2018 Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival’s Professional Company production of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy – fifteen performances only! A story of trust twisted into violence, and beauty lost to terror, “Othello” is directed in a contemporary staging by Cameron Knight (last year’s memorable Benedick in “Much Ado About Nothing”), and features Robert Ramirez as Iago, with stage and screen actor Esau Pritchett in the title role.…

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Sunday, August 26, 2018

NDSF 2018: Othello

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theatre

The 2018 Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival’s Professional Company production of Shakespeare’s classic tragedy – fifteen performances only! A story of trust twisted into violence, and beauty lost to terror, “Othello” is directed in a contemporary staging by Cameron Knight (last year’s memorable Benedick in “Much Ado About Nothing”), and features Robert Ramirez as Iago, with stage and screen actor Esau Pritchett in the title role.…

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

Annual Rev. Bernie Clark, C.S.C. Lecture

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Location: Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library

The Annual Rev. Bernie Clark, C.S.C. Lecture was created by the Center for Social Concerns in 2009 in order to highlight the issues and themes within the Catholic Social Tradition, and to inspire students to live out Fr. Bernie’s words of promoting social justice. This fall event honors Fr. Bernie who died young, but influenced students with the life lesson of a “Theory of Enough.”  This years speaker will be Cardinal Joseph Tobin, C.S.R., Archbishop of Newark.…

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Friday, August 31, 2018

Opening Talk of the Speakers and Public Talks Series

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Location: Room 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Daniel Carey, Director of the Moore Institute for Research in the Humanities and Social Studies at the National University of Ireland, Galway, will open the Fall 2018 program of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies’ signature Speakers and Public Talks Series.

Professor Carey was educated at McGill University, Trinity College Dublin, and the University of Oxford, where he took his D.Phil. He is a board member of the Irish Research Council and has served as chair of the Irish Humanities Alliance (2014-16). He has held grants from the Mellon Foundation, the Irish Research Council, the Arts and Humanities Research Council, the British Academy, the Modern Humanities Research Association, and other sources, and has mentored 12 postdoctoral fellows funded by Marie Skłodowska Curie actions, the Irish Research Council, and other schemes. His current research is a major international project to edit the work of Richard Hakluyt. He has published widely on intellectual history, colonialism, and economic thought.…

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Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Lecture by Ernest Morrell, Coyle Professor of Literacy Education and Director of the Center for Literacy Education

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Location: 1140 Flanner Hall

Ernest Morrell, Coyle Professor of Literacy Education and Director of the Center for Literacy Education at the University of Notre Dame, presents his ongoing research to an interdisciplinary group of scholars, artists, and scientists comprised of fellows, guest faculty and students.

Morrell was formerly the Macy Professor of English Education and Director of the Institute for Urban and Minority Education (IUME

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Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Nanovic Forum: Matlary

Location: University of Notre Dame

The Nanovic Institute for International Studies welcomes Janne Haaland Matlary. She is professor of international politics at the University of Oslo and at the Norwegian Military Staff College, Norway.  She has served as State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1997-2000.  She is a member of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace and of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences.  In 2001, she was made a Dame  Sovereign Military Order of Malta.…

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2018 Fall Career Expo

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Location: Notre Dame Stadium Concourse

Undergraduate Career Services brings to campus the Notre Dame's largest career fair. It provides employers the opportunity to market their jobs and internships to undergraduate and graduate students from all academic colleges in one venue. …

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Thursday, September 6, 2018

Nanovic Forum: Matlary

Location: University of Notre Dame

The Nanovic Institute for International Studies welcomes Janne Haaland Matlary. She is professor of international politics at the University of Oslo and at the Norwegian Military Staff College, Norway.  She has served as State Secretary at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 1997-2000.  She is a member of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace and of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences.  In 2001, she was made a Dame  Sovereign Military Order of Malta.…

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Friday, September 7, 2018

Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS: "Negotiating the Future of Employment and Work: Reflections and Predictions from a Seasoned Labor Lawyer"

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Location: Geddes Hall Coffee House

Higgins Lunchtime Labor RAPS (Research, Advocacy, & Policy Series) feature experts—scholars, activists, and policymakers—exploring the past, present, and future of work, in the U.S. and beyond. All Notre Dame community members are welcome, and lunch is provided for those who RSVP.

The speaker will be William T. (Tuck) Hopkins, ND ‘74, a retired attorney with the Labor and Employment Law Department at Barnes & Thornburg LLP,  Fort Wayne, Ind.…

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Monday, September 10, 2018

2018 Laura Shannon Prize Lecture

Location: University of Notre Dame

The Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame has awarded the 2018 Laura Shannon Prize in Contemporary European Studies to Thomas W. Laqueur for his book The Work of the Dead: A Cultural History of Mortal Remains, published by Princeton University Press.  

Thomas W. Laqueur, who is Helen Fawcett Professor of History at the University of California Berkeley, also does research in British social history, medical history, and the history of sexuality, and he has written numerous books and articles on these topics. He will visit Notre Dame during the fall semester of 2018 to accept the prize, deliver a public lecture, and meet with students and faculty.…

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Performance: "The Violet Hour"

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Location: LaBar Recital Hall

The Violet Hour explores the career of internationally acclaimed soprano Leontyne Price, and her rise to prominence during the 50’s into the 60’s despite rampant segregation and discrimination. This short monodramatic performance traces Ms. Price’s journey from the earliest stages of her career up to her final performance of the opera Aida at the Metropolitan Opera House in 1985.  By interspersing narrative with vocal numbers (including selections by Barber, Puccini and Verdi), Joelle Lamarre will portray Ms. Leontyne Price, a true icon in the history of American performing arts.…

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Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Lecture: "Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World"

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Location: Eck Visitor Center Auditorium

The Soviet Union, Iran, Iraq, Libya, Al Qaeda, ISIS, Syria, Russia... for 40 years the West's most serious foreign threats and crises have come from oil states, says Leif Wenar, chair of philosophy and law at King's College London School of Law and author of Blood Oil: Tyrants, Violence, and the Rules that Run the World

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Thursday, September 13, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Celebrate the International Day of Peace

Location: Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Interested in studying peace? Curious about the status of international human rights? Join the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies for two days of events focused on this year’s United Nations International Day of Peace theme, “The Right to Peace: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70.”…

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Friday, September 21, 2018

Celebrate the International Day of Peace

Location: Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Interested in studying peace? Curious about the status of international human rights? Join the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies for two days of events focused on this year’s United Nations International Day of Peace theme, “The Right to Peace: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights at 70.”…

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Hibernian Lecture: “America and the Irish Revolution, 1916–1922”

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Location: 100–104 McKenna Hall

Ruán O’Donnell is a senior lecturer in history University of Limerick. His current research examines Irish radicalism and international pro-Irish Republican networks during the Irish Revolution. In 2010, he held the Patrick B. O’Donnell Visiting Chair of Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame’s Keough-Naughton Institute. He is the founding and current director of the Irish Life and Literature Summer School at the University of Limerick.…

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Monday, September 24, 2018

Tuesday, September 25, 2018