5 Questions with Ivan Koniar (Slovakia)

5 Questions with Ivan Koniar (Slovakia)

Ivan Koniar, Associate Professor of Philosophy and previous Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Arts & Letters at the Catholic University of Ružomberok (Slovakia) shares insights on his research and experiences as a visiting scholar.

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Honors in Rome at the IMCL

Honors in Rome at the IMCL

Nanovic fellow Richard Economakis (Architecture) won the top honor award at this year's International Making Cities Livable (IMCL) conference in Rome for his innovative proposal for refugee villages.  He was accompanied by students involved in the design studio who were funded by the Nanovic Institute.

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Visiting Scholar: Fall 2016

Visiting Scholar: Fall 2016

Meet the newest edition to our visiting scholars program, Dr. Ivan Koniar, Associate Professor of Philosophy from the Catholic University of Ružomberok, Slovakia.

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Visiting Scholars: July 2016

Visiting Scholars: July 2016

This month, the Nanovic Institute welcomes four scholars from Ukraine, Slovakia, Poland, and Italy for a one-month research term with the Visiting Scholars Program.

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Visiting Scholars: June 2016

Visiting Scholars: June 2016

Introducing Dr. Gabriella Reuss and Rev. Marek Lis, two visiting scholars from Europe based at the Nanovic Institute during June 2016. 

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After Brussels

After Brussels

Like many of you, the Nanovic Institute has been following news of the two attacks in Brussels this week (March 22) closely. 

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Student Research, Spring Break

Student Research, Spring Break

In 2008, a select group of undergraduate seniors were offered the opportunity to polish their thesis and capstone essays with final research in Europe over spring break.  Eight years later, Nanovic Institute Spring Break Travel and Research Grants have grown to include all Notre Dame students and have become one of...

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Nanovic Institute awards Laura Shannon Prize to ‘Birth Certificate’

Nanovic Institute awards Laura Shannon Prize to ‘Birth Certificate’

The Nanovic Institute for European Studies has awarded the 2016 Laura Shannon Prize in Contemporary European Studies to Mark Thompson for his book, Birth Certificate: The Story of Danilo Kiš, published by Cornell University Press.  A. James McAdams, director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies, praised the book as...

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