Upcoming Events

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

HCRI 4th Annual Open House


Location: Harper Hall, 1234 N. Notre Dame Ave., South Bend, IN 46617


Please join us at HCRI's 4th Annual Open House!

  • Tour the labs and learn about cancer research in the South Bend community
  • Meet Reggie Brooks, former ND All-American and NFL tailback
  • Win great prizes by participating in the silent auction

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Thursday, July 5, 2018

Why Frankenstein Matters at 200: Rethinking the Human with the Arts and Sciences

Location: Rome Global Gateway

July 3 – 5, 2018

This interdisciplinary conference will mark the bicentennial of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein by bringing together leading biologists, anthropologists, theologians, and lawyers along with some of the world’s experts on Frankenstein in literature, theater, film, and political theory. It will enable multiple dialogues (secular and religious) on profound questions concerning the ethics and politics of the artificial creation of (human) life. The conference will present two new adaptations of Frankenstein to film and stage as points of departure for discussion of the enduring meanings of Shelley’s myth for modern science, religion, and politics. The conference will answer its guiding question—Why does Frankenstein Matter at 200?—by showing how Shelley’s story not only lives on in new artistic forms, but also in new interpretations of its relevance to twenty-first century issues ranging from the ethics and politics of genetic engineering and artificial intelligence, to the scope and content of human rights.…

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Friday, July 13, 2018

EnviroFest 2018


Location: Wellfield Botanic Gardens 1011 N Main St, Elkhart, IN 46514

EnviroFest is the region’s largest environmental festival celebrating our community and all things sustainable. Join partners from across Michiana as we celebrate all the ways in which our region continues embrace sustainability. This event will include live music, auctions, food vendors, activities for kids, and more. For more information on this event, including volunteer opportunities, visit the City of Elkhart’s website

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Thursday, July 19, 2018

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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Feast of St. Francis Mass & Blessing of the Bikes


Location: Basilica of the Sacred Heart


Join us in celebrating the legacy of St. Francis of Assisi as we strive to follow in his footsteps in caring for creation and the poor.

At 4:30 PM, we will gather in front of the Main Building at the statue of the Sacred Heart of Jesus to pray for the health and safety of all bike riders. Please bring your bike if you can, but join us even if you don’t have a bike with you.…

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