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….
Notre Dame undergrads outscore MBAs from Wharton, Vandy. TCU in new Investment League p….
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…
An anonymous Notre Dame graduate and spouse have given the money they had saved for a house, $75,000, to the University’s Center for Social Concerns to aid the victims of the recent hurricane in Central America.p….
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….
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….
The University of Notre Dame Glee Club will present its annual Christmas concert Dec. 12 (Sat.) with performances at 6 and 8:30 p.m. in Stepan Center on campus.p….
The University of Notre Dame’s Chorale and Chamber Orchestra will perform excerpts from the Christmas portion of George Frideric Handel’s oratorio, “Messiah,” Dec. 10 and Dec. 11 (Thurs. and Fri.) at 8 p.m. in Washington Hall.p….
The University of Notre Dame Jazz Band will present “Dimensions in Jazz” Dec. 6 (Sun.) at 3 p.m. in the Band Building. The concert is free and open to the public.p….
The Notre Dame Collegium Musicum will perform Dec. 4 (Friday) at 8 p.m. in the Church of Loretto on the Saint Mary’s College campus. The concert is free and open to the public.p….
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…
Andrzej Walicki, O’Neill Family Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame, will receive the International Balzan Foundation Award for history Monday (Nov. 23) in a ceremony at the residence of the president of Italy.p….
Some 15 students and faculty from the University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College will take part in a prayer vigil and demonstration against the U.S. Army School of the Americas (SOA) at Fort Benning, Ga., Nov.21-22.p….
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….
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…
Note : Matt Bloom can be reached for further comment at (219) 631-5104. p….
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….
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,…
The University of Notre Dame Student Union board will host a panel discussion entitled “Ethics in Government: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow” at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday (Nov. 17) in room 101 DeBartolo Hall. The event is free and open to the public.p….
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…
Science and engineering research at the University of Notre Dame will be featured Nov. 16-21 (Monday-Saturday) on the World Wide Web site of The Science Coalition.p….
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….
For more information, contact Thomas Kellenberg, executive director of Notre Dame’s Washington Semester Program, at 202-756-7806. p….
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…
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….
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…
Rev. David B. Burrell, C.S.C., Hesburgh Professor in the College of Arts and Letters at the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed director of the University’s undergraduate program in Jerusalem.p….
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…
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…