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Sat Apr 26, 2014

Conference: The Lived History of Vatican II

Location: Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall

This international conference is the culmination of a major research project designed to produce the first comparative, international, lived history of Catholicism in the Vatican II era.

In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the opening and closing of the Second Vatican Council, Notre Dame’s Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholocism enlisted researchers to write close-grained local social histories of the immediate Council era and its aftermath in fifteen select dioceses spanning six continents. A coauthored project volume will be produced after the conference.…

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Opera: Monteverdi's The Coronation of Poppea

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Location: Patricia George Decio Theater, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Opera Notre Dame presents:

Monteverdi’s The Coronation of Poppea
A drama of power, ambition, rage, and lust.
Music by Claudio Monteverdi
Book by Giovanni Busenello

April 24-26, 7:30 PM
April 27, 2:30 PM

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Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Opera Notre Dame presents Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea

Thu Apr 24, 2014 7:30PM - 9:00PM 


Opera Notre Dame presents Monteverdi's timeless opera of politics, power, lust, and rage. The history of Imperial Rome presented in sounds that are as fresh as the day they were composed. In Italian with projected English translation.…

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Sun Apr 27, 2014

Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea

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Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Opera Notre Dame presents Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea

Thu Apr 24, 2014 7:30PM - 9:00PM 


Opera Notre Dame presents Monteverdi's timeless opera of politics, power, lust, and rage. The history of Imperial Rome presented in sounds that are as fresh as the day they were composed. In Italian with projected English translation.…

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Mon Apr 28, 2014

Daniel Picouly at Notre Dame April 28, 2014

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Location: 119 O'Shaughnessy

French and Francophone Studies Presents Daniel Picouly

A renowned French author of award-winning novels and books for adolescents, Daniel Picouly is also the charismatic animator of literary and cultural TV programs in France (picouly.com).
Raised in a family of 13 children whose father was born in the French overseas department of Martinique, Daniel Picouly exemplifies the richness and talents of culturally diverse people in France.

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Tue Apr 29, 2014

Daniel Picouly at Notre Dame, April 29, 2014

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Location: 131 Decio Hall

French and Francophone Studies Presents Daniel Picouly

A renowned French author of award-winning novels and books for adolescents, Daniel Picouly is also the charismatic animator of literary and cultural TV programs in France (picouly.com).

Raised in a family of 13 children whose father was born in the French overseas department of Martinique, Daniel Picouly exemplifies the richness and talents of culturally diverse people in France.

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Thu May 1, 2014

The International Dante Workshop - Paradiso XV

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Location: Room 121, Information Technology Center

A series of workshops on individual cantos of Dante's Divine Comedy via teleconference with the University of Cambridge and the Leeds Centre for Dante Studies as part of the four-year series of workshops and lectures, Cambridge Vertical Readings in Dante's Comedy, which seeks for the first time to employ systematically vertical methods of analysis to the entire poem.

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Fri May 16, 2014

Pi Delta Phi Induction Ceremony

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Location: Notre Dame Room, LaFortune

Inductees into the French Honor Society will receive a certificate, pin and honor chord to wear during the graduation ceremony.  Faculty members will attend the ceremony, and Professor Catherine Perry, moderator of Notre Dame's Chapter, will present the awards.

Family members are cordially invited to attend to partake in breakfast refreshments prior to the ceremony.…

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Recognition Ceremony, Dept. of Romance Languages and Literatures

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Location: Washington Hall Auditorium

Family and friends are welcome to attend (ticket required, no charge) the annual Recognition Ceremony for the department of Romance Languages and Literatures celebrating the achievements of our graduates. 

For tickets, please contact a participating student of call the departmental office 574-631-6886.…

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Sun May 18, 2014

Arts and Letters Diploma Ceremony

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Location: Purcell Pavilion

Arts and Letters students and their families are invited to attend the College of Arts and Letters’
2014 Diploma Ceremony on Sunday afternoon, May 18.

To participate in this event, all students must register online in advance.

The conferral of degrees will take place during the Notre Dame Commencement exercises Sunday morning, but students will receive their diplomas during the Arts and Letters Diploma Ceremony.…

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Wed Sep 3, 2014

Guayasamín: Art in Motion, Ecuador Unframed, Opening Lecture and Reception

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Location: NDCAC on 1045 W. Washington St.

Wednesday September 3rd 5:00PM – 7:00PM; program with guest speakers at the NDCAC on 1045 W. Washington St.

The lecture program includes the artist’s grandson and director of the Fundación Guayasamín—Mr. Pablo Guayasamín Madriñán, Professor Michael Handelsman of the University of Tennessee in Knoxville—a renowned scholar on Ecuador, particularly on Afro-Ecuadorian communities, and John Warren—Chairman of the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi.

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Thu Sep 4, 2014

Gabriel L. Negretto: The Politics of Constitutional Change in Latin America”

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Location: C 103 Hesburgh Center

“The Politics of Constitutional Change in Latin America”

Thursday, September 4, 2014
12:30 pm – C103 Hesburgh Center

Based on his recent book, Making Constitutions: Presidents, Parties, and Institutional Choice in Latin America(Cambridge University Press, 2013), Negretto will address the phenomenon of constitutional change and the determinants of constitutional choice in Latin America. He will also discuss the central components of the new research agenda on constitutional politics in political science and comparative constitutional law.…

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Spanish Community Based Learning (CBL) Information Night

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Location: McNeill Library, Geddes Hall

Please rsvp to Rachel Parroquin, parroquin.1@nd.edu by Wednesday, Sept. 3. Pizza will be served

Find out about CBL-Community Based Learning opportunities where you can learn about the Hispanic community and use your Spanish.  Students will share their experiences from local, domestic, and international options.…

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Sun Sep 7, 2014

Spanish Mass

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Location: Dillon Hall Chapel

Every Sunday with Rev. Joe Corpora, C.S.C.…

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Letras Latinas/Red Hen Poetry Reading

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Location: McKenna Hall, East Lounge

Speaking Wiri Wiri by Dan Vera

Letras Latinas/Red Hen Poetry Reading

Time: Wed Sep 10, 2014, 7:30PM - 8:30PM

Location: 210-214 McKenna Hall

Letras Latinas, the Institute’s literary initiative, presents an evening of poetry with Dan Vera, author of Speaking Wiri Wiri. Vera’s book was the inaugural winner of the Letras Latinas/Red Hen Poetry Prize, which supports the publication of a second or third book by a Latino/a poet in the United State. Notre Dame professor and poet Orlando Menes served as the judge. There will be book sales, and a signing.…

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Tue Sep 16, 2014

Lecture, Diego García-Sayán, Hewlett Visiting Fellow for Public Policy, Inter American Court of Human Rights

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Location: C103 Hesburgh Center

Diego García-Sayán

Diego García-Sayán (JD, LLM, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú) will spend a month at the Kellogg Institute during fall 2014 as Hewlett Visiting Fellow for Public Policy. A justice of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights (IACHR) since 2004 and its president from 2010 to 2013, García-Sayán is also a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague and director general of the Andean Commission of Jurists.…

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The Challenges of Representing the Impoverished Immigrant Other

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Location: 131 DeBartolo Hall

French and Francophone Studies,

The Nanovic Institute for European Studies,

Arts and Letters Teaching Beyond the Classroom

and the Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts

are proud to present

 

Literature and Activism

The Challenges of Representing

the Impoverished Immigrant Other

The Indian-born French writer Shumona Sinha…

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Wed Sep 17, 2014

FILM: Crude: The real price of Oil

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Location: Geddes Hall | Andrews Auditorium

Part of the GAIM events, film treats Chevron/Texaco pollution case in Ecuador brought by indigenous peoples. http://www.crudethemovie.com/about-2/ Cosponsored by Romance Languages and Literatures and Center for Social Concerns; with panelists Olivier Morel (Assistant Professor of Romance Languages) and Doug Cassel (Professor, ND Law School)

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Fri Sep 19, 2014

Mon Sep 22, 2014

Reframing Culture and Success: Why Mexicans are the Most Successful Immigrants in America

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Location: McKenna Hall, Room 112-114

The Institute for Latino Studies is launching its Fall 2014 Latino Studies Seminar series with Professor Jennifer Lee. Professor Lee, Professor of Sociology at the University of California Irvine, will present "Reframing Culture and Success: Why Mexicans are the Most Successful Immigrants in America." This presentation is cosponsored by the Mexico Working Group.…

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Tue Sep 23, 2014

Wed Sep 24, 2014

CSLC European Day of Languages Scavenger Hunt

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Location: DeBartolo Hall 329

Join us for a multilingual scavenger hunt on September 24 at 6.30 at the Center for the Study of Languages and Cultures (DeBartolo Hall 329). We will be celebrating European Day of Languages.
 
Students are strongly encouraged to sign up at one of the following links:
 

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Thu Sep 25, 2014

International Conference on Archbishop Oscar Romero

Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Registration - Great Hall, Hesburgh Center

9:00 am

Mass (optional) - Alumni Hall Chapel

4:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Welcome 
Rev. Robert S. Pelton, CSC, Director, Latin American/North American Church Concerns

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm

Keynote Address I: “Pope Francis and the Preferential Option for the Poor”
Gustavo Gutiérrez, OP

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Fri Sep 26, 2014

Sat Sep 27, 2014

Mon Sep 29, 2014