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Pictorialism exhibit at Snite Museum of Art

Author: Kathy Jonas, NDWorks

Pictorialism“The Steerage” by Alfred Stieglitz

“Pictorialism: The Fine Art of Photography,” an exhibit that runs until Sunday, March 5, at the Snite Museum of Art, features 50 photographs from the museum’s permanent collection taken from the 1860s until World War I. The breadth of the exhibit is astonishing — from the most well-known photographers of that period, Alfred Stieglitz and Edward Steichen — to lesser-known artists who recorded the lives of Native Americans, or women who portrayed the maternal or bohemian side of the female persona.

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Twin sisters enjoy careers at Notre Dame

Author: Carol C. Bradley

Antonelli Phillips Jocie Antonnelli, left, and Jennie Phillips

Jennie Philips has been on staff at RecSports since 1994; Jocie Antonnelli is the program director of nutrition services for Campus Dining.

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Pamela Nolan Young: An emphasis on diversity and inclusion

Author: Carol C. Bradley

Pamela YoungPamela Nolan Young

Pamela Nolan Young, director for academic diversity and inclusion, joined the University in April 2016. It is a newly created role, the result of the work of the President’s Oversight Committee on Diversity and Inclusion and the emphasis President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., has placed on diversity since the committee was formed in 2013.

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University community urged to consider ‘What’s Your Next Step?’ at second annual Martin Luther King Jr. luncheon

Author: William G. Gilroy

Judge Ann Williams And Erin McGinley

Three thousand members of the University community gathered Monday (Jan. 23) to reflect on the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. and what they mean for America today in the midst of national division. The luncheon program featured a conversation with U.S Court of Appeals Judge Ann Claire Williams, a Notre Dame alumna and trustee.

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New hours at Café de Grasta

Author: Carol C. Bradley

Degrasta

Due to construction at the North Dining Hall, Café de Grasta in Grace Hall is now open extended hours; the new hours are 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, and 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday.

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Robert Adam named 15th Richard H. Driehaus Prize Laureate

Author: Mary Beth Zachariades

Robert Adam

Adam, an architect known for his scholarship as well as his practice, will be awarded the $200,000 prize and a bronze miniature of the Choregic Monument of Lysikrates during a ceremony on March 25 (Saturday) in Chicago.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day Commemoration and Walk the Walk Week

Author: William G. Gilroy

Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., with Martin Luther King Jr., ca. 1964

Beginning Monday (Jan. 16), the University of Notre Dame will host a series of events to mark both Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Walk the Walk Week. The observances celebrate the diversity that currently exists on the University’s campus and offer an opportunity to reflect on how each member of the campus community can take an active role in making the University more welcoming and inclusive.

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