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Milton scholar publishes new book

Author: Arts and Letters

Stephen M. Fallon, professor of liberal studies and English at the University of Notre Dame, is co-editor of “The Complete Poetry and Essential Prose of John Milton,” a new book that celebrates the genius of the 17th-century English poet…

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Renowned historian wins AHA book awards

Author: Arts and Letters

Sabine G. MacCormack, Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor of Arts and Letters at the University of Notre Dame, has been awarded two American Historical Association (AHA) book prizes for “On the Wings of Time: Rome, the Incas, Spain and Peru”…

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Father Scully honored as outstanding educator

Author: Arts and Letters

Rev. Timothy R. Scully, C.S.C., professor of political science and director of the Institute for Educational Initiatives at the University of Notre Dame, has been recognized as an outstanding teacher with a Crystal Apple Award from Michigan State University’s College of Education.

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Peace scholar receives award from Swedish city

Author: Arts and Letters

The Swedish city of Uppsala has announced it will award Notre Dame professor Peter Wallensteen a 2007 honorary medal “for his commitment to peace and peace research, which has generated appreciation and respect nationally and internationally.”

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Study abroad programs rank sixth nationally

Author: Arts and Letters

The University of Notre Dame has the sixth-highest percentage among American research universities of students participating in study abroad programs, according to a recently released report from the Institute of International Education (IIE).

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FTT play explores contemporary politics

Author: Arts and Letters

The Department of Film, Television and Theatre (FTT) will present Tony Kushner’s “A Bright Room Called Day” from Nov. 13 to 16 (Tuesday to Friday) at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 18 (Sunday) at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Decio Mainstage Theatre…

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Oxford scholar Gordon Clark to give Nanovic lecture

Author: Arts and Letters

Gordon Clark, Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography at Oxford University and director of the Oxford University Centre for the Environment (OUCE), will give the 2007 Nanovic Distinguished European Lecture on “The Carbon Footprint of the Modern Corporation: A European Perspective”…

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A Dramatic Entrance

Author: Arts and Letters

Anna Thompson’s journey to Notre Dame started, quite literally, with a bang…or, actually, two. While driving to South Bend from Minnesota on separate trips this summer, she…

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Political scientist O'Donnell publishes new book

Author: Arts and Letters

“Dissonances: Democratic Critiques of Democracy,” by Guillermo O’Donnell, Helen Kellogg Professor of Political Science and fellow of the Kellogg Institute for International Studies at Notre Dame, was recently published by the University of Notre Dame Press.

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