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"260 Students Will Take "Plunge"

Author: Rodney Cohen

While many college students will be relaxing at home in early January, earning a few extra dollars at part-time jobs or watching their favorite football team on television, a select few will volunteer to help others and educate themselves.p. Between January 2-9, 260 Notre Dame students will participate in…

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John Howard Yoder Dialogues on Nonviolence, Religion and Peace

Author: Michael O. Garvey

The University of Notre Dame has received a gift from Anne Marie Yoder, the widow of Notre Dame theology professor John Howard Yoder, to establish an endowed lectureship in her late husband’s memory.p. The lectureship, entitled the John Howard Yoder Dialogues on Nonviolence, Religion and Peace, will be administered…

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Students, faculty, and staff protest the bombing of Iraq

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Notre Dame students, faculty and staff will protest the bombing of Iraq today during a rally on the Old Fieldhouse Mall at 4 p.m. This evening there will be a candlelight prayer vigil for peace on the Old Fieldhouse Mall at 9:45 p.m. Both events are open to the…

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Faculty members write on the relationship between Catholicism and Western political liberalism

Author: Michael O. Garvey

An exchange of views on the relationship between Catholicism and Western political liberalism comprises three articles by Rev. Michael J. Baxter, C.S.C., visiting assistant professor of theology at Notre Dame; Michael Novak, theologian for the American Enterprise Institute; and David L. Schindler, theologian for the John Paul II Institute…

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Privatization Would Mostly Aid Wall Street

Author: Teresa Ghilarducci

As the White House Conference on Social Security meets, no fewer than four bills circulating in Congress aim to privatize our 54-year-old system. Privatizers want to divert payroll taxes into individual accounts; instead of collecting Social Security when we retire, we will cash in our stocks and bonds. This…

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Cinema at the Snite schedule

Author: Eric Robben

The spring 1999 schedule for the Cinema at the Snite (CatS) film series has been released by the University of Notre Dame’s Department of Film, Television, and Theatre.p….

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O' Brien will join Father Hesburgh for a book signing

Author: Dennis Moore

Michael O’Brien, author of the newly published book, “Hesburgh: A Biography,” will join his subject, Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of the University of Notre Dame, for a book signing Friday (Dec. 4) at 1 p.m. in the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore on campus.p….

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Sen. Bradley will deliver his final public lecture

Author: Dennis Brown

Note to the media: Former Sen. Bradley will take questions from the news media from 2:30-3:15 p.m. Monday (Nov. 30) in room 112 of McKenna Hall (the Center for Continuing Education). p….

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Kafatos will speak on the malaria vector mosquito

Author: Cynthia Day

Fotis C. Kafatos, director general of the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Heidelberg, Germany, and Distinguished Nieuwland Lecturer for 1998, will speak at 4 p.m. Tuesday (Nov. 24) in the auditorium of the Galvin Life Sciences Building at the University of Notre Dame. Titled "The New Biology: Molecular Genetics…

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Iapalucci appointed director of audit and advisory services

Author: Eric A. Robben

Philip J. Iapalucci, Jr., has been appointed director of audit and advisory services at the University of Notre Dame, according to E. William Beauchamp, C.S.C., the University’s executive vice president. Iapalucci replaces Kathleen Anthony, who recently was named Notre Dame’s director for year 2000 (Y2K) compliance.p….

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Notre Dame professors guests on this weeks 'Firing Line'

Author: Dennis Moore

Two chaired professors at the University of Notre Dame are the guests on this week’s “Firing Line” program hosted by William F. Buckley, Jr. The program will be aired locally at 10:30 a.m. Sunday (Nov. 22) on WNIT-TV, channel 34.p….

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Meyer will return to Notre Dame to speak on athletics

Author: Dennis Brown

Legendary DePaul University basketball coach and Notre Dame alumnus Ray Meyer will return to his alma mater Thursday (Nov. 19) to speak on “Athletics: From Sportsmanship to Commercialism” at 7:30 p.m. in room 102 DeBartolo Hall. Sponsored by the Student Alumni Relations Group, the talk is free and open…

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Chamber Music class will perform a recital

Author: Eric Robben

The University of Notre Dame’s Chamber Music class will perform a recital Dec. 4 (Friday) at 2 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art. The concert is free and open to the public.p….

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