HOT TOPICS: Iranian hostage crisis...Supreme Court ...Bishops meeting… National Hospice Month … and more

by Dennis Brown

Note to the media: The following University of Notre Dame faculty members are available to discuss a variety of issues currently in the news. Click on the accompanying links for contact and other information.

• Iranian hostage crisis, 25th anniversary (Nov. 4) – George Lopez, professor of political science

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• U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops annual meeting (Nov. 15-18) – Lawrence Cunningham, professor of theology

" http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=212&topicid=259 ":http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=212&topicid=259

• National Hospice Month – Rudolph Navari, director, Walther Cancer Research Center

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•Supreme Court – Richard Garnett, associate professor of law

" http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=270&topicid=259 ":http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=270&topicid=259

p. • Airlines pensions – Teresa Ghilarducci, associate professor of economics and policy studiesp. " http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=22&topicid=259 ":http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=22&topicid=259 * p. *• U.S.-Mexico immigration issues – Allert Brown-Gort, associate director of the Institute for Latino Studies * p. " *http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=5 ":http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=5 * p. *• Islam – Asma Afsaruddin, associate professor of The Classicsp. " http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=502&topicid=259 ":http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultydetail.cfm?facultyid=502&topicid=259 * p. *• U.S. economy – Jeffrey Bergstrand, professor of finance and business economics, and Teresa Ghilarducci, associate professor of economic and policy studiesp. " http://newsinfo.nd.edu/content.cfm?topicid=5822 ":http://newsinfo.nd.edu/content.cfm?topicid=5822 * p. *• Muslim-Christian relations – Gabriel Reynolds, assistant professor of theologyp. " http://www.nd.edu/~theo/faculty/reynolds.html ":http://www.nd.edu/~theo/faculty/reynolds.html * p. p. p. p. *• Searchable database for all Notre Dame faculty experts p. " http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultysearch.cfm?topicid=259 ":http://newsinfo.nd.edu/facultysearch.cfm?topicid=259

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