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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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Porter will resign his position to take a year-long sabbatical

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Dean A. Porter, director of Notre Dame’s Snite Museum of Art, will resign his position effective July 1, 1999, according to Collin K. Meissner, assistant provost. Porter will take a year-long sabbatical to paint and pursue research on American art before returning to the Museum in 2000 as curator…

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Dole will be principal Commencement speaker

Author: Dennis Moore

Elizabeth Dole, president of the American Red Cross and a career public servant who has been named one of the world’s 10 most admired women, will be the principal speaker at the University of Notre Dame’s 154th Commencement May 16 (Sun.).p….

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Brass Ensemble will perform fall vespers concert

Author: Jennifer Coleman

The University of Notre Dame Brass Ensemble will perform a fall vespers concert at Nov. 22 (Sunday) at 8 p.m. in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on campus. The program includes the “Rienzi Overture” by Richard Wagner, “Funeral March” by Edvard Grieg, “Fanfare” from “La peri” by Dukas,…

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

The following Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: * p. *Gingrich : Notre Dame political scientist Peri Arnold says the shift in Republican leadership from Newt Gingrich to Robert Livingston will be "from political flamboyance to legislative management, but the…

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Schola Musicorum will perform Abend-Musique concert of Gregorian chant

Author: Eric Robben

The University of Notre Dame ensemble Schola Musicorum will perform “Organum and Chant in Honor of Saints,” its eleventh “Abend-Musique” concert of Gregorian chant, Nov. 18 (Wednesday) at 9:30 p.m. in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart on campus. The concert is free and open to the public.p….

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Notre Dame ranked second for overall graduation rate of all student-athletes

Author: Dennis Brown

Notre Dame is No. 1 when the college football teams in the current wire service and Bowl Championship Series rankings are reranked by graduation rate, and the overall graduation rate of all student-athletes at the University is second among the nation’s Division I-A colleges and universities, according to the…

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Faculty violinist will perform a concert

Author: Eric Robben

University of Notre Dame faculty violinist Carolyn Plummer will perform a concert Sunday (Nov. 15) at 2 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art on campus. She will be accompanied by Scott Holshouser of the Houston Symphony Orchestra.p….

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Marshall will lecture on Bach and Mozart

Author: Eric Robben

Robert Marshall, professor of music at Brandeis University, will present a lecture entitled “J.S. Bach and Mozart’s Artistic Maturity,” Nov. 16 (Monday) at 4:30 p.m. in room 124 of the University of Notre Dame’s Crowley Hall. The lecture is free and open to the public.p. Marshall, a specialist in…

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

The following Notre Dame faculty member is available for additional comment: p. School vouchers: The Supreme Court’s action today in Jackson v. Benson, leaving intact a Wisconsin program providing vouchers for students of poor families who attend private schools in Milwaukee, makes it clear that "discrimination against religious schools…

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Botterill will deliver a lecture on ideal and social reality

Author: Jennifer Coleman

Steven Botterill, associate professor of Italian literature and romance philosophy at the University of California at Berkeley, will deliver a lecture titled "Linguistic Ideal and Social Reality: From ‘De vulgari eloquentia’ to ‘Inferno’ " at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 12 (Thurs.) in the Department of Special Collections, room 102 Hesburgh…

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