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September 30, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

The University of Notre Dame’s Film, Television and Theatre department will open its 1999-2000 mainstage season with Henrik Ibsen’s “Hedda Gabler” Wednesday-Sunday (Oct. 6-10) in Washington Hall. Show times are 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday-Saturday, and 2:30 p.m. on Sunday.p….

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September 30, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Yaffa Eliach, Holocaust scholar and survivor and professor of history and literature at Brooklyn College, will speak on “Restoring a Vanished Past: There Once Was a World” Wednesday (Oct. 6) at 8 p.m. in McKenna Hall at the University of Notre Dame.p….

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September 30, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Christina Wolbrecht, assistant professor of government and international studies at the University of Notre Dame, and coauthor Kevin Corder, an assistant professor at the University of Michigan, will receive the 1999 Carrie Chapman Catt Prize for Research on Women and Politics for their project titled "Women’s Voting Behavior in…

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September 30, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Soprano Georgine Resick, associate professor of music at the University of Notre Dame, will perform at 2 p.m. Oct. 10 (Sun.) in the Annenberg Auditorium of the Snite Museum of Art. Maria Stablein will accompany Resick.p….

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September 30, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Jeffrey Gorris, a University of Notre Dame senior from San Gabriel, Calif., has received a 1999 Beta Gamma Sigma scholarship for the study of business.p….

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September 24,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Catholic cardinals, bishops, theologians and other scholars will meet Oct. 10-12 at the University of Notre Dame to discuss the future of the Catholic Church in North, Central and South America.p….

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September 23, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Zev Kedem, a “Schindler’s List” survivor, will speak at the University of Notre Dame Wednesday (Sept. 29) at 7:30 p.m. in the Hesburgh Library auditorium. The event is being sponsored by the Student Union Board (SUB).p….

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September 22,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of the University of Notre Dame, will participate in a fact-finding trip to Kosovo from Sept. 30-Oct. 4.p….

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September 22,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

Kevin Misiewicz, associate professor of accountancy at the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed ombudsperson for discriminatory harassment complaints at the University.p….

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September 22,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

Note to the media: Professor Cárdenas will discuss the new Institute for Latino Studies with the Hispanic Alumni of Notre Dame at 4 p.m. Friday (Sept. 24) in McKenna Hall. You are invited to attend. p….

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September 21, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Dennis Dutschke, professor of Italian language and literature at the University of California-Davis, will deliver a lecture titled “Uncovering Dante in Petrarch” Thursday (Sept. 23) at 4:30 p.m. in the Department of Special Collections, room 102 of the Hesburgh Library at the University of Notre Dame.p….

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September 21, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Heather Jeno, a senior art history major at the University of Notre Dame, is guest curator of an installation of a documentary video project by internationally acclaimed artist Krzysztof Wodiczko.p….

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September 20,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

For more information, contact Cynthia Day on Tuesday and Wednesday (Sept. 21-22) at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, Va., (703) 920-3230. p….

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September 16,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

An Internet political forum focusing on the 2000 presidential election will feature the work of a University of Notre Dame professor on its World Wide Web site next week (Sept. 19-25).p….

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September 15, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Quink, a Dutch vocal a cappella ensemble, will perform a concert at 8 p.m. on Sept. 26 (Sun.) in the Hesburgh Library Auditorium at the University of Notre Dame. The Notre Dame music department is sponsoring the event.p….

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September 14,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

Lynn Martin, secretary of labor in the Bush administration, will lead off the 1999 Cardinal O’Hara Lecture Series at the University of Notre Dame at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 21 (Tuesday) in the College of Business Administration’s Jordan Auditorium.p….

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September 14, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Richard H. Soisson, a 1950 University of Notre Dame graduate from Kalamazoo Mich., will receive the Notre Dame Alumni Association’s Harvey G. Foster Award for distinguished civic and athletic endeavors. He will be honored at a dinner at Morris Inn on campus Friday (Sept. 17) and during halftime of…

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September 14, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

A 1957 University of Notre Dame alumnus, Daniel Kelly, and his wife, Rosemary, will be the first recipients of the Notre Dame Alumni Association’s Family Exemplar Award. The Kellys will be honored at a dinner at the Morris Inn on campus Friday (Sept. 17) and during half-time of the…

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September 14,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Scott Hahn, associate professor of theology and scripture at Franciscan University of Steubenville, Ohio, will give two lectures Sept. 24 (Fri.) in the University of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Library auditorium.p….

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September 10, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Victor DeNoble, former research scientist for Philip Morris, will discuss how business concerns, liability, politics and science can be at odds in the business of tobacco Mon. (Sept. 13) in Washington Hall at 7:30 p.m. The presentation is sponsored by the Office of Alcohol&Drug Education and IRISHealth.p….

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September 10, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

A series of films and lectures on millennialism and other apocalyptic moments throughout human history begins Sept. 16 (Thurs.) at 8 p.m. in the Annenberg auditorium of the University of Notre Dame’s Snite Museum of Art.p….

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September 10, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

Christopher Merrill, William H. Jenks Chair in Contemporary Letters at the College of Holy Cross in Worcester, Mass., will talk about “From the Faraway Nearby: Georgia O’Keeffe and the Taos Circle” Tues. (Sept. 14) at 7:30 p.m. in the O’Shaughnessy Galleries at the University of Notre Dame’s Snite Museum…

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As Goes Kevin Bacon, So Goes the Web, Researchers Report

Author: By Vincent Kiernan

Move over, Kevin Bacon.p. Five years ago, college students invented “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon,” a game based on the premise that any actor could be linked to Mr. Bacon by a chain of five or fewer other actors who had starred with one another. Internet researchers report today…

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September 10,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Moore

Contact:Tom VarneySiemens(212) 258-4335 thomas.varney@sc.siemens.com Esra OzerSiemens(212) 258-4348 esra.ozer@sc.siemens.com p. UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME TEAMS WITH SIEMENS FOUNDATION TO FINDWHIZ KIDSTHROUGH NATIONWIDE HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMPETITION p. *—Notre Dame is One of Six Institutions to Host “Regionals” of Siemens Westinghouse Science&Technology Competition and Assist in Project…

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September 9,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

J. Daniel Gezelter, assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, has received a $40,000 New Faculty Award from the Camille and Henry Dreyfus Foundation.p….

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September 9,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Arnold Rampersad, Sara Hart Kimball Professor in the Humanities at Stanford University, will give a lecture entitled “A Century of African-American Biography” Sept. 14 (Tues.) at 8 p.m. in the auditorium of the University of Notre Dame’s McKenna Hall.p….

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September 9,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

N.B. Further information on STEP may be obtained by calling program coordinator Thomas Cummings at (219) 631-5510. p….

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September 9,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

N.B. Further information on STEP may be obtained by calling program coordinator Thomas Cummings at (219) 631-5510. p. The University of Notre Dame’s Institute for Church Life will inaugurate its new Satellite Theological Education Program (STEP) Sept. 25 (Sat.) with the first of four interactive videoconferences providing pastoral training…

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