Notre Dame and Vatican Library to celebrate new collaboration

Notre Dame and Vatican Library to celebrate new collaboration

The University of Notre Dame and the Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, or Vatican Library, will formalize a unique agreement of collaboration and exchange in a ceremony at 12:30 p.m. May 9 (Monday) in the Hesburgh Room of the Morris Inn, where Notre Dame president Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., and Archbishop...

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In memoriam: Sabine MacCormack, Hesburgh Professor of Arts and Letters

Sabine MacCormack, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor of Arts and Letters at the University of Notre Dame, died Saturday (June 16) after suffering a heart attack while gardening at her home in South Bend. She was 71. A native of Frankfurt, Germany, MacCormack was educated there and in England,...

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Scholars unearth Franco’s legacy

As if to illustrate the truth of the biblical adage that a prophet is not without honor, but in his own country, and among his own kin, and in his own house, Spanish Judge Baltasar Garzón, an internationally prominent champion of human rights, was recently suspended from his nation’s high...

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In memoriam: Founding Nanovic Institute Director J. Robert Wegs

James Robert “Bob” Wegs, professor emeritus of history at the University of Notre Dame, died Wednesday (July 14). He was 73. A native of Quincy, Ill., Wegs was graduated from Western Illinois University in Macomb in 1963. As an undergraduate there, he studied for a year overseas at the University...

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Oxford scholar Gordon Clark to give Nanovic lecture

Gordon Clark, Halford Mackinder Professor of Geography at Oxford University and director of the Oxford University Centre for the Environment (OUCE), will give the 2007 Nanovic Distinguished European Lecture onThe Carbon Footprint of the Modern Corporation: A European Perspectiveat 8p.m. Thursday (Nov. 1) in the auditorium of the Hesburgh…

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Nanovic director McAdams to appear in Berlin Wall documentary

A. James McAdams, William M. Scholl Professor of International Affairs and director of the University of Notre Dames Nanovic Institute for European Studies, will appear in a documentary television program,Megastructures: The Berlin Wall,which will air at 8 p.m. and11 p.m. ESTon Tuesday (March 14) on the National Geographic Channel.The…

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