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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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