TheWeek@ND, Faculty and Staff Edition (March 2)


For the Week of March 2, 2020

Arts and Performances


Just Mercy (2019)
Students: Free on Tuesday,* $4 on other days. Faculty/Staff: $6.
Tuesday, March 3; 7:30 p.m. in Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Friday, March 6; 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 7; 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 8; 6 p.m.

*McWell Tix available for Friday and Saturday 6:30 p.m. screenings.

Pain and Glory (2019)
Students: $4. Faculty/Staff: $6.
Thursday, March 5; 7 p.m. in Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Friday, March 6; 9:30 p.m.
Saturday, March 7; 3 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 8; 3 p.m.


Schola Musicorum 54
Students: Free. General admission: $3.
Tuesday, March 3; 9 p.m. in Reyes Organ and Choral Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Words in Prayer and Song
Thursday, March 5; 6 p.m., Snite Museum of Art

Danú and Goitse
Students: $10. Faculty/Staff: $41.
Thursday, March 5; 7:30 p.m. in Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Notre Dame Children's Choir Winter Concert
Friday, March 6; 7 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Parish, 225 S. Mill St, Mishawaka

South Bend Symphony Orchestra presents Beethoven's Fourth
Students: $10. Faculty/Staff: $25.
Sunday, March 8; 2:30 p.m. in Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center


Gallery of European Studies
View current works, projects, and publications from Nanovic Fellows on display in the Nanovic Forum throughout the afternoon. Representatives from Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore will be on site with copies of books available for purchase.
Tuesday, March 3; 1 to 5 p.m. in the Forum of Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Awards and Competitions

Reilly Center Grants for Academic Lectures and Events
Apply for this grant soon. On Monday, March 2, the Reilly Center will begin to review grant applications. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis, after today, if funds are available.

Snite Museum Course Development Grant
Apply for this grant by Monday, March 30. Contact Bridget Hoyt, curator of education for academic programs, at to discuss ideas before deadline.

Deadlines or Registrations

Pi Day Races - 5k/10k, One-mile Walk
Click to register for this event, which takes place Saturday, March 14. Cost is $30 for adults and $10 for children under 12.
Saturday, March 14; events start at noon, race start times 3:14 p.m. at McCourtney Hall

Ethical Co-authorship and Co-funding (part of Spring 2020 Inclusive Excellence Workshops)
Click to register. Registration is required to attend.
Wednesday, March 18; 3 to 4:30 p.m. in 138 Corbett Hall, Academic Innovation Room

Harper Ribbon Run, Hosted by Harper Cancer Research Institute
Register by Friday, March 6 to guarantee receiving a T-shirt. Cost to register is $15. Registration closes Friday, March 20, the day before the event.
Saturday, March 21; 10 to 11:30 a.m. in Stepan Center

Should you be neutral in the classroom?
Registration is open for this Kaneb workshop, which will be held at the end of the March.
Wednesday, March 25; 9:30 to 10:45 a.m., Room 138 in Corbett Family Hall; Enter through Door 3.

Diversity and Inclusion 

Spectrum Happy Hour 
First Thursday of each month; 5 to 7 p.m. at the Livery in South Bend

Active Ally Training for Faculty and Staff
Friday, March 6; 9:30 to 11 a.m. in 106 Duncan Student Center

Educational and Research Opportunities

Hesburgh Libraries Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship:

Introduction to Text Mining
Tuesday, March 3; 11 a.m. to noon in 247 Hesburgh Library, Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship

Personal Digital Preservation Basics
Wednesday, March 4; 2 to 3 p.m. in 247 Hesburgh Library, Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship

Preparing Files for Text and Data Mining
Thursday, March 5; 11 a.m. to noon in 247 Hesburgh Library, Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship

Utilizing Google Scholar for Research Success
Thursday, March 5; 4 to 5 p.m. in 247 Hesburgh Library, Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship

Code Café
Code Café is a community of practice where people of all skill levels come together to work on their own projects. No sign up necessary. 
Friday, March 6; 1 to 5 p.m. Room 246 of the Hesburgh Library

OIT Training

Taste of Technology
Save the dates:
Wednesday, March 11; 1:15 to 3:30 p.m. in Rooms 161 and 162, Mendoza College of Business,
Thursday, March 12; 9 to 11:15 a.m.

Office of Information Technologies (OIT) technical training classes are free of charge. Seats are available for the following classes:

  • buyND, Tuesday, Mar. 10; 2:30 to 5 p.m.
  • GLez Training, Tuesday, Mar. 10; 11 a.m. to noon
  • travelND Training, Wednesday, Mar. 11; 2 to 4:30 p.m.

The entire listing of classes can be found in Discover IT. To register for courses, go to Questions or problems registering? Call 631-7227 or email OIT at


"Beyond the Application" Workshop:  Discernment as a Tool for Career Planning
Monday, March 2; 1 to 2 p.m. in McCourtney Hall, Room B01

Faith and Service 

Lenten Healing Prayer Service for Staff
Wednesday, March 4; 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. in Holy Cross Chapel in Stinson-Remick

Staff Caregivers Support Group
Thursday, March 5; noon to 1 p.m. in Coleman-Morse Center, Room 301

Staff Prayer of Remembrance
Friday, March 6; 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. in Holy Cross Chapel, Stinson-Remick Hall

Health and Recreation

Register for Spring Intramural Sports
Registration is open for volleyball, soccer, lacrosse, softball (tournament) and ultimate frisbee.
Monday-Tuesday, March 2-3

Intro to Cycling Workshop
Thursday, March 5; 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Smith Center Cycling Studio, Duncan Student Center

Artful Yoga
Thursday, March 5; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in Snite Museum.

Lectures and Presentations

First Monday Convocations with Daniel Schlosberg
Monday, March 2; 4:15 to 5:15 p.m. in O’Neill Hall of Music, Room 306

Queer and Catholic Identities on Campus
Monday, March 2; 6 p.m., LaFortune Ballroom
Click to register.

TEDMED LIVE is an annual event featuring leaders in health and medicine from across the world. This event is being hosted by IU School of Medicine – South Bend.
Monday, March 2; 5 to 9 p.m. in auditorium of Raclin-Carmichael Hall*
Tuesday, March 3; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Wednesday, March 4; 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

*Raclin-Carmichael Hall is located at the IU School of Medicine – South Bend, across from main entrance of Notre Dame campus on Angela Boulevard and Notre Dame Avenue

Week Against Mass Incarceration
Monday, March 2; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in Eck Hall of Law, 2nd and 3rd floor
Tuesday, March 3; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Wednesday, March 4; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 5; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.
Friday, March 6; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Cruel and New: Why Supermax, Lethal Injection and Mass Incarceration Violate the Original Meaning of the Eighth Amendment but the Firing Squad Doesn’t
Tuesday, March 3; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in 1130 Eck Hall of Law

Kellogg Lecture — When the Church Votes Left: The Electoral Consequences of Progressive Religion
Tuesday, March 3; 12:30 to 2 p.m. in C103 Hesburgh Center

Book Launch for Catherine Bolten
Tuesday, March 3; 4 to 5 p.m. in Room C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Theorizing Queer Embodiment: On Medical Violence and Intersex Experience
Tuesday, March 3; 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Room 214, DeBartolo Hall

Faith and Money
Tuesday, March 3; 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Coffeehouse, Geddes Hall

Debate on the Future of US-Iran Relations
Tuesday, March 3; 6 to 7:30 p.m. in Montgomery Auditorium of LaFortune Student Center

Lecture: Automobility, Roads, and the Making of Kin in Mumbai
Wednesday, March 4; 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Room 1050, Jenkins Nanovic Hall

Ethical Development and Life in and Beyond Higher Education
Wednesday, March 4; 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Room B034, Geddes Hall

Inexpressible Insight: The Edges of Consciousness in the Philosophy of Meister Eckhart and Nicolaus Cusanus
Wednesday, March 4; 5 to 6:15 p.m. in Room 204, DeBartolo Hall

Lecture — Shaping the Future of Power: Knowledge Production and Network-Building in China-Africa Relations
Thursday, March 5; 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Room 1030, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Elvis Presley, Miriam Makeba and Bob Marley Walk into a Bar:  Cross-Examining Trajectories of Epistemic Freedom
Thursday, March 5; 2 to 3 p.m. in Room 1050, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Toward Practical Automation for Software Engineering
Thursday, March 5; 3:30 to 4:45 pm in Room 126, DeBartolo Hall

3MT (Three Minute Thesis) Finals
Thursday, March 5; 5 p.m. in Jordan Auditorium, Mendoza College of Business

Social Gatherings

International Women's Day Card Signing
Thursday, March 5; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in LaFortune Student Center Elevator Lobby and Duncan Student Center Lobby

First Fridays @ Notre Dame
Learn about the University's summer course options and how to use the educational benefit for you and your dependents.
Friday, March 6; 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. in Flanner Hall, Room 936

Also This Week ...

Hesburgh Library Renovation – Noise Alert
Starting this week, work begins to install two new group study rooms in the second second floor of Collaboration Hub. Users will likely experience noise in this area of the library, with the noisiest work taking place during spring break. Some intermittent noise may occur until the end of April.

Notre Dame Service Family Career Fair
Thursday, March 5; 3 to 7 p.m., Century Center, Downtown South Bend

Keep up to date on new hires and colleagues celebrating service anniversaries. Obituaries and memorial information may be found at In Memory. Please contact askHR at 631-5900 to submit obituary and memorial updates.