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Tofani will give a lecture on the impact of the drawing

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Annamaria Petrioli Tofani, director of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, will give a lecture entitled “The Drawing as an Instrument to Study the Past and Understand the Present” Nov.14 (Fri.) at 4 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium of the University of Notre Dame’s Snite Museum of Art.p….

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Students participate in regional competion of computer programming contest

Author: Bryan W. Furze

Students representing more than 50 universities and colleges from the Midwestern United States and Canada will participate in the regional competition of the 22nd annual Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) computer programming contest Nov. 7-8 (Friday-Saturday) at the University of Notre Dame.p….

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The Diversity Program will celebrate the 25th anniversary of coeducation with a panel discussion

Author: Dennis Brown

The Diversity Program in the University of Notre Dame’s College of Business Administration will celebrate the University’s 25th anniversary of coeducation Tuesday (Oct. 28) with a panel discussion, “Maintaining a Balance: Family, Career and Community,” at 4:30 p.m. in the college’s Jordan Auditorium. A reception will follow in the…

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Caroll will speak on American Catholicism in the 1950s and 1960s

Author: Michael O. Garvey

James Carroll, a novelist and author of a recently published memoir entitled “An American Requiem,” will speak on American Catholicism in the 1950s and 1960s Oct. 30 (Thurs.) at 4:15 p.m. in the auditorium of the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Continuing Education.p….

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Notre Dame announces expansion of Keough Institute for Irish Studies

Author: Dennis Moore

EMBARGOED Until noon EST, Saturday, Oct. 18, 1997 p. p. The University of Notre Dame today announced, for immediate implementation, a $13-million expansion plan for its Keough Institute for Irish Studies, including creation of an ambitious, multidisciplinary Notre Dame study center in Dublin, Ireland, and an historic transatlantic cooperative…

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Hanks to deliver the annual Emil T. Hofman lecture

Author: Bryan W. Furze

University of Notre Dame alumnus Lynn R. Hankes, M.D., will deliver the fifth annual Emil T. Hofman lecture titled, “The Fragile Physician: If You Are What You Do, and You Don’t, You Aren’t,” Nov. 1 (Saturday) at 10 a.m. in the Cushing Hall Auditorium on campus. The lecture is…

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Zatti will deliver the second lecture on 'Conversation on Dante'

Author: Dan Toolan

Sergio Zatti, professor of Italian at the University of Pisa, Italy, will deliver a lecture titled “Poetry and Error: Ariosto, Reader of Dante” Oct. 30 (Thursday) at 4:45 p.m. in the department of special collections, room 102 of the Hesburgh Library at the University of Notre Dame.p….

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Wilton will speak on 'Current Developments in the Eurpoean Union

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Wouter L. Wilton, director of press and public relations for the delegation of the European Commission in New York, will speak on “Current Developments in the European Union” Oct. 28 (Tues.) at 4:15 p.m. in Room C-103 of the University of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Center for International Studies.p….

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Notre Dame ReSources Oct. 12-18

Author: Dennis Brown and Michael O. Garvey

Notre Dame ReSources Oct. 12-18 p. Please feel free to call the following Notre Dame faculty for additional comment on these people and events in the news: * p. *China : The upcoming state visit of China’s Jiang Zemin is "evidence, if any were needed, that the United States…

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Notre Dame condemns Stanford band bigotry

Author: Dennis Brown

The University of Notre Dame condemns the bigotry displayed by the Stanford University band and accepts the accompanying letter of apology issued by Stanford President Gerhard Casper, Notre Dame’s president, Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., said today.p….

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Crosson elected Phi Beta Kappa president

Author: Bryan W. Furze

Frederick Crosson, professor in the University of Notre Dame’s Program of Liberal Studies, was elected national president of Phi Beta Kappa during the academic society’s 38th triennial council, Sept. 24-28 in Chicago.p….

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Wilson will receive Outstanding Educator's Award

Author: Bryan W. Furze

Michael Wilson, a 1973 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, will receive the Outstanding Educator’s Award from the Notre Dame Alumni Association during its “Excellence in Teaching” conference, Oct. 10 – 12 (Fri. – Sun.) on campus.p….

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Deane receives fiction prizes for his first novel

Author: Dennis Moore

Seamus Deane, professor of English and Keough professor of Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame, has won two Irish Times fiction prizes for his critically acclaimed first novel, “Reading in the Dark.”p….

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Notre Dame will host business ethics conference

Author: Dennis Brown

Corporate leaders and scholars in the fields of business and law will examine issues related to a worldwide standard for business ethics at a three-day conference Monday-Wednesday (Oct. 6-8) at the University of Notre Dame.p….

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