Lee Krajewski, the William R. and F. Cassie Daley Professor of Manufacturing Strategy at the University of Notre Dame, has been elected to the presidency of Decision Sciences Institute (DSI), an international professional group dedicated to the study of decision-making techniques and processes in private and public organizations.p….
Note to the media: The trend among many of today’s college students is service before sun during spring break—a concept Notre Dame virtually prioneered. For more information on the following Notre Dame programs, contact Jay Brandenberger, director of experiential learning and justice education in the Center for Social Concerns,…
The University of Notre Dame’s Center for Philosophy of Religion will host a conference on “varieties of dualism and the prospects for physicalism” Thursday-Saturday (March 5-7) in the Center for Continuing Education on campus.p….
Robert C. Roberts, professor of philosophy and psychological studies at Wheaton College, and John Hare, professor of philosophy at Calvin College, have been appointed Distinguished Scholars in the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Philosophy of Religion for the 1998-99 academic year.p….
The University of Notre Dame Concert Band will perform its annual spring concert March 16 (Monday) at 8 p.m. in the University’s Joyce Athletic and Convocation Center. The concert is free and open to the public.p….
The Notre Dame Symphony Orchestra will perform in concert March 5 (Thursday) at 8 p.m. in Washington Hall. The concert is free and open to the public.p….
Notre Dame ReSources Feb. 22-28, 1998 p….
Six distinguished scholars and policymakers will examine the past, present and future of welfare laws in a series of lectures March 2-April 22 at the University of Notre Dame.p….
The 1998 Notre Dame Award for international humanitarian service will be given to Cardinal Vinko Puljic, the Catholic archbishop of Sarajevo.p. Cardinal Puljic will receive the award and address the Notre Dame community in a ceremony to be announced at a later date.p. "Cardinal Puljic’s tireless quest for peace…
Interdisciplinary performance artists Coco Fusco and Nao Bustamante will present “Stuff” Friday (Feb. 27) at 7 p.m. in the LaFortune Student Center Ballroom. The free performance is an event in the annual Paul M. and Barbara Henkels Visiting Scholars Series, whose 1998 theme is "Alternative American Geographies, of ‘Race,’…
Students from the University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College will hold a “speak out” on the Iraq crisis tomorrow (Tuesday) at 5 p.m. on the Old Fieldhouse Mall.p….
The new, Trafalgar Square site of the University of Notre Dame’s London Study Centre will be named Marian Kennedy Fischer Hall, honoring the mother of the Notre Dame alumnus who is underwriting the project.p….
The Chinese Golden Dragon Acrobats will perform in the University of Notre Dame’s Stepan Center at 7 p.m Friday (Feb. 27).p….
Daniel G. Reagan, executive director of development for the University of Notre Dame since 1991, has been named to the added role of assistant vice president for University relations, effective immediately. The announcement was made by the vice president for University relations, Dr. William P. Sexton.p. Reagan currently is…
A memorial Mass will be celebrated for Justin H. Brumbaugh on Feb. 23 (Monday) at 5:05 p.m. in the University of Notre Dame’s Basilica of the Sacred Heart.p….
A “teach-in” concerning the threatened American assault on Iraq will be held Thursday (Feb. 19) from noon to 5 p.m. at the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Social Concerns.p….
M. Cathleen Kaveny, associate professor of law at the University of Notre Dame, will deliver the keynote address at a pontifical conference on women’s health issues in Rome Wednesday (Feb. 18).p….
Brian Goess, a University of Notre Dame senior from Vestal, N.Y., is one of just 115 undergraduates nationwide to earn a place on USA Today’s 1998 All-USA College Academic Team. Goess was selected as an honorable mention on the team, which was announced in today’s edition of the newspaper….
Ursula Oppens, John Evans distinguished professor of music at Northwestern University, has canceled her appearance in a previously announced piano concert at the University of Notre Dame due to a death in her family.p….
The name of the Notre Dame Computer Store has been changed to the “IT Solutions Center”—"IT" signifying “information technology”—to reflect an expansion of both the product selection and services the store offers to University students, faculty and staff, according to Larry Rapagnani, assistant provost for Information Technologies.p….
Professor Bordt can be reached at (219) 631-7619. p….
Professor Dowty can be reached for comment on his new book, as well as current events in the Middle East, at (219) 631-5098. p. Alan Dowty, professor of government and international studies at the University of Notre Dame, examines the formation and development of Israel in a new book…
Notre Dame ReSources Feb. 8-14, 1998 p. Please feel free to call the following Notre Dame faculty for additional comment on these people and events in the news: p. Iraq: "Air strikes targeted on Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction capabilities may have strong legal and moral justifications, but they…
Science and engineering research at the University of Notre Dame will be featured Feb. 16-22 on the World Wide Web site of The Science Coalition.p….
Note to the media: Capt. Wetherbee will discuss John Glenn’s return to space, the troubled Mir mission and other issues in a news conference at 3:45 p.m. Monday (Feb. 16) in room 112 of the Center for Continuing Education. p….
The following Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: Valentine’s Day : The dating and mating patterns of would-be valentines have changed over the second half of this century, according to David M. Klein , associate professor of sociology at…
Accounting students from the University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College are taking part in Notre Dame’s 27th annual Tax Assistance Program, which began last Saturday.p….
(Note to the media: Yesterday’s news release on the death of Justin Brumbaugh stated that he had been a member of the Notre Dame Marching Band. That information was incorrect.) p….
Justin Brumbaugh, 21, a senior business major at the University of Notre Dame, died suddenly Sunday (Feb. 8) after suffering an apparent seizure while working in a campus computer cluster.p….
Robert Vecchio, the Franklin D. Schurz Professor of Management at the University of Notre Dame, has edited a new book on leadership in the workplace.p….