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Japanese research groups confirm theory made by Blackstead and Dow

Author: Cynthia Day

Two Japanese research groups have confirmed independently a bold prediction made by a University of Notre Dame physicist and his Arizona State University colleague, that a material commonly thought to be an insulator would prove to superconduct when synthesized properly. This is believed to be the first time that…

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Bolzoni will give lecture in the Italian literature series

Author: Dennis Brown

Lina Bolzoni, professor of Italian literature at the University of Pisa in Italy will deliver a lecture titled “Images of the Printed Book and Images of the Art of Memory” at 4:30 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 27) in the Department of Special Collections at the University of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh…

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New portrait exibit will open at the Snite

Author: Dennis Moore

A new exhibit titled “Portraits on Paper: Selections from the Permanent Collection,” will open Sunday (Feb. 23) at the University of Notre Dame’s Snite Museum of Art.p….

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Students meet for Intercollegiate Consulting Conference

Author: Dennis Brown

Undergraduates from Notre Dame and five other universities will meet on campus Friday through Sunday (Feb. 21-23) for the second annual Intercollegiate Consulting Conference on international business issues.p….

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Notre Dame will celebrate National TRIO Day

Author: Dennis Brown

The University of Notre Dame will join with hundreds of other colleges and universities across the country in celebration Saturday (Feb. 22) of National TRIO Day.p….

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

Notre Dame ReSources February 16-22, 1997 p. Please feel free to call the following Notre Dame faculty for additional comment on these people and events in the news: <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = “urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office” /> p. p. Kenneth Starr: The sudden announcement by Kenneth Starr that he will…

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Cerny will perform a spring piano recital

Author: Cynthia Day

William Cerny, professor of music at the University of Notre Dame, will perform a spring piano recital March 2 (Sunday) at 2 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art on campus.p….

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DynamO Théâtre will perform an original play

Author: Cynthia Day

DynamO Théâtre, a professional company from Montreal, Canada, will perform an original play “The Challenge” February 27 (Thursday)-March 1 (Saturday) at the University of Notre Dame’s Washington Hall.p….

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Scalia to speak at Notre Dame

Author: Dennis Brown

Media Advisory p. Antonin Scalia, associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, will speak Tuesday (Feb. 11) at 3 p.m. in the DeBartolo Hall auditorium at the University of Notre Dame. The talk, titled “On Interpreting the Constitution,” is free and open to members of the campus community.p….

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Vodou flags will be on display in the main building

Author: Michael O. Garvey

An exhibition of nine Vodou flags made by two Haitian artists will be on display in the rotunda of the University of Notre Dame’s Main Building through March 14. The exhibition, sponsored by Notre Dame’s Snite Museum of Art and mounted by Douglas Bradley, the Snite’s curator of ethnographic…

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Accounting students will take part in the Tax Assistance Program

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Accounting students from the University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College will take part in Notre Dame’s 27th annual Tax Assistance Program beginning Saturday (Feb.8)p. The program, in which volunteer tax preparers assist low-income taxpayers with preparation of their state and local returns, will continue through April 15….

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