Upcoming Events

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Harper Cancer Research Institute Open House and Auction


Location: Harper Hall, 1234 Notre Dame Avenue South Bend IN 46617

Please join us at HCRI’s 3rd Annual Open House!

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You can tour the HCRI labs and learn about cancer research in the South Bend community. Meet Todd Lyght, 88’ ND Football National Championship team and Super Bowl champion and Reggie Brooks, former ND All-American tailback and former Washington Redskins runningback. Participate in a silent auction benefiting Coach Brey’s Coaches vs. Cancer. The online auction is now live and open for bidding. Click here to register for the auction

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Thursday, June 29, 2017

“Sandia Materials Science Overview and Research Interests”


Location: 123 Nieuwland Science Hall

Michael Valley

Michael Valley, Ph.D., P.E.
Senior Manager, Materials Science R&D Group
Materials Science and Engineering Center
Sandia National Laboratories

Abstract: Sandia seeks knowledge of materials structure, properties and performance and the processes to produce, transform, and analyze materials. To this end, Sandia’s Materials Science Research Foundation (MSRF

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Wednesday, July 5, 2017

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Science, Ethics, and Responsibility Summer Leadership Seminar

Location: Pasquerilla Hall

Summer Leadership Seminar on Science, Ethics, and Responsibility 
July 16-26
Co-Directors: Jessica Baron and Don Howard

Participants in this leadership seminar will hear from experts on new technologies as well as on the moral, religious, and philosophical foundations of these innovations. The goal is to help students form a thoughtful appraisal of the impact of these technologies on society and human experience. …

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Irish - Sustainable Energy For Everyone! - Summer Camp

Location: University of Notre Dame Campus

Irish Sustainable Energy For Everyone Summer Camp

This summer, The University of Notre Dame will host the Irish Sustainable Energy for Everyone Camp (I-SEE). I-SEE Camp is an energy systems education program designed to introduce motivated high school students to the frontiers of research and development (R&D) in the sciences of energy systems. Students will have the chance to learn about the work of experts in the energy sector. The field of energy is inherently interdisciplinary, and includes sciences such as physics, chemistry, and biology as well as engineering and entrepreneurship. Students will advance their knowledge of all of these topics, while also developing leadership skills.…

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Monday, September 11, 2017

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Thursday, November 30, 2017

Half a Century: 50 years of One Hundred Years of Solitude

Location: Rome Global Gateway

November 30 – December 2, 2017


Cien años de soledad (1967), by the Nobel laureate Gabriel García-Márquez, is the best-known Latin American novel of the twentieth-century. In recognition of the 50th anniversary of its publication, this symposium will convene its most engaging established and rising scholarly interpreters. This symposium will ask its participants for critical reflection, not homage. After 50 years, 35 translations, and 30 million copies, it is high time for a re-assessment of the cultural politics of this novel. Seeking formulations of and reflections on new questions about the historical, material and philosophical problems that the novel raises, the meeting will have the goal to set a new agenda for the continued study of Latin America’s most prominent novel, one that both reflects on the history of interpretations of the novel and contemplates how the novel can speak to us anew today. …

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