Harper Cancer Research Institute hosts 4th Annual Open House

Author: Brandi Klingerman

April 2011 Harper Hall Exterior

April 2011 Harper Hall Exterior

All are welcome to attend the Harper Cancer Research Institute’s (HCRI) fourth annual open house on Wednesday, June 20, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.


In discussing the event, M. Sharon Stack, Kleiderer-Pezold Professor of Biochemistry and Ann F. Dunne & Elizabeth Riley Director of the HCRI, said, “Each year the HCRI opens its doors to allow the local community to learn about cancer research taking place in our community. I encourage the South Bend – Elkhart region community to attend our open house and experience all the activities this event has to offer.”


The event will take place at Harper Hall, 1234 Notre Dame Avenue, and offer a variety of activities:

  • Touring laboratories and learning about cancer research in the South Bend community
  • Meeting Reggie Brooks, former University of Notre Dame All-American and NFL tailback
  • Participating in the silent auction at givegrove.com/openhouse with the proceeds benefiting Coach Mike Brey’s Coaches vs. Cancer efforts

Food and refreshments will be provided by local restaurants including the Crooked Ewe Brewery and Ale House, Tapastrie, and Fiddler’s Hearth. To learn more about this event, please visit harpercancer.nd.edu/news-events/events/2018/06/20/hcri-4th-annual-open-house.


The Harper Cancer Research Institute is dedicated to supporting innovative and integrative research that confronts the complex challenges of cancer. Researchers at the University of Notre Dame and Indiana University School of Medicine-South Bend are united in multi-disciplinary teams with a common goal: to increase the survival of all patients diagnosed with cancer. To learn more about the institute, please visit harpercancer.nd.edu.

Originally published by Brandi Klingerman at harpercancer.nd.edu on June 07, 2018.