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Are DVDs for littlest ones a bad idea?

Author: Arts and Letters

Darcia Narvaez, associate professor of psychology and director of Notre Dame’s Center for Ethical Education, recently commented on “Sesame Beginnings,” a new line of DVDs intended for children as young as six months, in the South Bend Tribune.

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Sparks fly for Creative Writing Program

Author: Arts and Letters

Among notable Notre Dame alumni, best-selling author Nicholas Sparks often tops the list in the literary category. With novels such as “Message in a Bottle,” “A Walk to Remember” and “The Notebook” made into major motion pictures…

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ND ReSource: The immigration debate is long overdue

Author: Arts and Letters

As the Senate begins a controversial debate of the biggest overhaul of U.S. immigration law in two decades, Allert Brown-Gort, associate director of the Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame, says it’s long overdue and the current law is out of touch with reality.

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The sky is falling. No, really.

Author: Arts and Letters

Kristin Shrader-Frechette, O’Neill Family Professor of Philosophy and concurrent professor of biological sciences, recently talked to the editors of U.S. Catholic magazine about issues related to the environment.

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Production puts a Kabuki spin on "Salomé"

Author: Arts and Letters

The biblical character Salomé, who demands Herod bring her the head of John the Baptist on a silver platter, was a naughty, naughty girl. Notre Dame theatre Professor Anthony Juan describes her as “the ever-changing shape, the mysterious, the moon that heightens the tide of seas and desire.”

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Professor to be "knighted" at Wednesday ceremony

Author: Arts and Letters

Catherine Perry, associate professor of Romance languages and literatures at the University of Notre Dame, will be decorated with the insignia of the Ordre des Palmes Academiques at a presentation ceremony at 1 p.m. Wednesday (March 22) at the Morris Inn on campus.

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USC professor to speak Tuesday on population removal

Author: Arts and Letters

George Sanchez, associate professor of history, American studies and ethnicity at the University of Southern California, will present a lecture titled “Disposable People, Expendable Neighborhoods: Repatriation, Internment and other Population Removals” at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday (March 21)…

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