Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., president of the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed to a three-year term on the board of directors of the National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU).p….
For more information, contact Khalil Matta, professor of management, at (219) 631-6333. p….
Word has been received of the death of Brother Just Paczesny, C.S.C., former vice president for student affairs at the University of Notre Dame.p….
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Julie Maura, a junior music and premedicine major at the University of Notre Dame, will present a violin recital Feb. 7 (Saturday) at 4:30 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art. The recital is free and open to the public.p….
“Follow Me Home,” a defiant, humorous and poetic film that explores race and identity in America, will be shown Feb. 7 (Saturday) at 7 p.m. in the Hesburgh Library Auditorium at the University of Notre Dame. Following the showing, there will be a discussion led by writer/director Peter Bratt…
The University of Notre Dame has received a grant from the McGrath Family Foundation of Oklahoma City to provide scholarships for undergraduate students from Oklahoma.p….
Notre Dame ReSources Jan. 25-31, 1998 p. Please feel free to call the following Notre Dame faculty for additional comment on these people and events in the news: p. p. Clinton: The news media’s coverage of allegations against President Clinton "flows directly from the journalistic ethos that developed during…
English theologian and novelist Sara Maitland will give a lecture entitled “Novel Thoughts: Religious Fiction in Contemporary Culture” Thursday (Jan. 29) at 4 p.m. in Room 120 De Bartolo Hall. She also will lead a discussion on the topic Friday (Jan. 30) in Room 131 Decio Hall.p….
With an $8-million gift from a benefactor wishing to remain anonymous, the University of Notre Dame has established the Edward Frederick Sorin Program for Academic Distinction, comprising new endowed professorships devoted to areas of excellence in six of the University’s academic units.p….
A memorial prayer service for John Howard Yoder, professor of theology at Notre Dame, who died during the University’s Christmas break, will be held Friday (Jan. 30) at 3:30 p.m. in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart.p….
Alex Kotlowitz, best-selling author of the recently published “The Other Side of the River: A Story of Two Towns, a Death, and America’s Dilemma,” will deliver a public lecture at 4 p.m. Wednesday (Jan. 28) in Room 101 of DeBartolo Hall at the University of Notre Dame.p….
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Carolyn Woo, Gillen dean of the College of Business Administration at the University of Notre Dame, has been named one of 40 “young leaders” of American academe by Change magazine, the journal of the American Association for Higher Education. The young leaders are featured in the magazine’s January-February issue.p….
Ann duCille, professor of American and African American literature at the University of California at San Diego, will give a lecture entitled “Place and Dis-Place: ‘Periracism’ and the Geographics of Identity” Monday (Jan. 26) at 7 p.m. in the Hesburgh Library auditorium.p….
Jill R. Bodensteiner, formerly an associate in the Bryan Cave law firm, has been appointed assistant counsel for the University of Notre Dame, according to Carol C. Kaesebier, vice president and general counsel.p….
The University of Notre Dame Folk Choir, assembled members of the Notre Dame student body, and the Basilica of the Sacred Heart will be features of a television program entitled “Easter at the University of Notre Dame: A Celebration of Hope” to be aired Easter Sunday (April 12) morning…
Anthony N. Michel, Matthew H. McCloskey Dean of Engineering and Frank M. Freimann Professor of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has received an Alexander von Humboldt Forschungspreis , Germany’s highest research award for senior U.S. scientists and scholars in all disciplines.p….
The Ninth Annual University of Notre Dame Student Film Festival will be presented in 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. shows in the Snite Museum’s Annenberg Auditorium on both Jan. 23-24 (Friday and Saturday).p….
Sonia G. Gernes, professor of English at the University of Notre Dame, will give two local readings from her recent book of poetry, “A Breeze Called the Fremantle Doctor.”p….
Douglas H. Dority, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) international union, has been selected to receive the first George G. Higgins Social Justice Award from the University of Notre Dame’s Higgins Labor Research Center.p….
Soprano Georgine Resick, associate professor of music at the University of Notre Dame, and guitarist and composer David Leisner will perform an evening of “Songs for Soprano and Guitar from the Classical Era to Present” Feb. 2 (Monday) at 7:30 p.m. in the 20th century gallery of the Snite…
Gerard V. Bradley, professor of law at the University of Notre Dame, will testify before the Senate Subcommittee on the Constitution, Federalism and Property Rights Wednesday (Jan. 21). The hearing, to be chaired by Missouri Senator John Ashcroft, is entitled "The 25th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade: The Test…
Further information on the display and on the NAMES Project may be obtained by calling Tina Potthoff at (219) 634-0581 or Erin Emmons at (219) 634-3857. p….
The Red Smith Lectureship in Journalism at the University of Notre Dame will be sponsored beginning this year by John and Susan McMeel and Universal Press Syndicate.p….
The University of Notre Dame community will commemorate Martin Luther King Jr. Day 7 p.m., Monday (Jan. 19) with a prayer service in the Chapel of the Holy Cross, in Keenan and Stanford Halls.p….
Klaus-Dieter Asmus, professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, has stepped down from the directorship of the University’s Radiation Laboratory.p….
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President Clinton has appointed University of Notre Dame alumnus Joseph A. Cari, Jr., to chair the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Cari has served as a member of the Wilson center’s board of trustees since 1994 and as vice-chair since 1996.p….
LaPhonso Ellis, a 1992 University of Notre Dame graduate and a member of the NBA’s Denver Nuggets, has established an academic scholarship endowment at his alma mater for students from his hometown of East St. Louis, Ill.p….