The University of Notre Dame will offer a master of science in accountancy degree beginning in the 1998 academic year.p….
The University of Notre Dame will begin construction next month on a new building for Ave Maria Press, Inc., a project that will both provide the book publisher with additional space and allow the University to expand its power plant.p….
Note to the media: For more information, contact Joy Vann, director of the Minority Engineering Program, at (219) 631-6092 p….
Ludger Honnefelder, professor of philosophy and director of the Institute of Science and Ethics at the University of Bonn, will deliver a lecture titled “The Convention of the Council of Europe on Human Rights and Biomedicine” at 4 p.m. Oct. 8 (Wednesday) in the auditorium of DeBartolo Hall at…
Leonard Wantchekon, assistant professor of political science at Yale, will give two lectures on campus Monday (Oct. 6) in the auditorium of the Hesburgh Center for International Studies.p….
Hoosiers are playing prominent roles on the current space shuttle mission to Mir.p….
(Further information on the Lorna Simpson exhibition may be obtained by calling Robert E. Haywood at 631-6208. General information on the Snite Museum may be obtained by calling 631-5466.) p….
Steven Kerr, vice president of leadership development at General Electric Co., will deliver a lecture titled “Developing Leaders for the 21st Century,” at noon Oct. 10 (Fri.) in the Jordan Auditorium of the College of Business Administration complex. Sponsored by the College of Business Administration as part of the…
The University of Notre Dame’s Office of Student Affairs next month (Oct.) will survey a sample of students, faculty, staff, and recent graduates to gauge the campus community’s wants and needs for increased social space.p….
Jimmy Gurulé, professor of law at the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed to a four-member team that will conduct workshops on public corruption and organized crime Oct. 5-10 in Armenia. More than 150 federal prosecutors and other members of Armenia’s legal community will attend.p….
The University of Notre Dame String Trio will perform Oct. 7 (Tuesday) at 7:30 p.m. in the 18th Century Gallery of the Snite Museum of Art. The program will feature two quintets by Johannes Brahms.p….
GLASGOW, Mont. — The skull of what is believed to be the largest Tyrannosaur on record has been seriously damaged by poachers on the northeastern Montana cattle ranch where the fossilized dinosaur skeleton was found, according to University of Notre Dame paleontologist J. Keith Rigby.p….
William Dwyer, the William J. Hank Family Professor of Mathematics at the University of Notre Dame, has been chosen to address the 1998 International Congress of Mathematicians in Berlin. Scheduled Aug. 18-27 next year, the congress, dubbed the “Olympic Games” of research in mathematics, is held every four years.p….
Political scientists and public policy makers will gather Fri.-Mon. (Sept. 26-29) at the University of Notre Dame to discuss the plight of Latin American children.p….
CORRECTION: Please note the concert will be held at Washington Hall, not the Hesburgh Library Auditorium as reported in a news release dated Sept. 16. p….
CORRECTION: Please note the concert will be held in the Hesburgh Library Auditorium, not Washington Hall as reported in a news release dated Sept. 16. p….
Nancy A. Harrowitz, assistant professor of Italian at Boston University, will give a lecture entitled “From Mt. Sinai to the Holocaust : The Crisis of Science in Primo Levi’s ‘The Periodic Table’” Monday (Sept. 29) at 4:30 p.m. in the University of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Library lounge.p….
The University of Notre Dame has received the final permit necessary for construction of its new golf course. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued the permit, joining the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) in approving the project.p….
The C-SPAN School Bus, a 45-foot television production studio and demonstration center, will visit the University of Notre Dame tomorrow (Wednesday, Sept. 24) as part of the network’s “Tocqueville Tour.”p….
Note to the media: You are invited to attend and report on William Sexton’s talk. To reserve a place at the luncheon, please contact Augie Freda at (219) 631-7874. p….
The University of Notre Dame’s 17th annual College of Engineering Industry Day will take place Wednesday (Sept. 24).p….
Franco Ferrucci, professor of Italian at Rutgers University, will deliver a lecture titled “A Reading of Paolo and Franscesca” on Sept. 25 (Thurs.) at 4:45 p.m. in the University of Notre Dame’s Department of Special Collections, room 102 of the Hesburgh Library.p….
Ronald Takaki, professor of ethnic studies at the University of California at Berkeley, will give a lecture entitled “(Multi)Cultural Literacy in America,” Monday (Sept. 22) at 7 p.m. in the University of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Library auditorium.p….
Frederick J. Crosson, John J. Cavanaugh Professor of Humanities in the University of Notre Dame’s Program of Liberal Studies, received the 1997 Charles J. Sheedy Award at a ceremony this afternoon in the University’s Center for Continuing Education.p….
Notre Dame ReSources Sept. 14-20 p….
University of Notre Dame alumnus Ben Schwartz and his accompanist Tanya Blaich will perform a cello and piano recital on Sept. 21 (Sunday) at 2 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art. The concert is free and open to the public.p. Ben Schwartz, who was…
Word has been received of the death of Dr. Ettore A. Peretti, a faculty member in the University of Notre Dame’s engineering department from 1946 – 1978. Peretti died July 28 (Thurs.) in Oakland, Calif., after a short illness.p….
A new scholarship for Notre Dame students with disabilities will be dedicated with a Mass Saturday (Sept. 20) at 9:15 a.m. in the University’s Office for Students with Disabilities at 109 Badin Hall.p….
Motorists advised: One-way traffic begins at 10 a.m. Saturday p….
Sister Sue Bruno, O.S.F., rector of Pasquerilla West, will serve as chair of the Standing Committee on Gay and Lesbian Student Needs for the 1997-98 academic year, according to Professor Patricia O’Hara, vice president for student affairs.p….