Week of November 11, 2019
ND Forum: Archbishop Charles Scicluna in Conversation with Students
A keynote event in the 2019-20 ND Forum: “‘Rebuild My Church’: Crisis and Response,” features Malta Archbishop Charles Scicluna in a conversation with students and the campus community, moderated by John Allen. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis at 6 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the seventh-floor Dahnke Ballroom, Duncan Student Center
“Being John Malkovich” (1999)
A struggling puppeteer who lives with his wife and a menagerie of pets takes his nimble-finger talents to Floor 7 1/2 of LesterCorp, where he serves as a file clerk. In his new position, he discovers a new crush and a portal to an unexpected world. Students: free. Faculty/Staff: $6.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 7:30 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
“Where Is the Friend’s House?” (1987)
The first film in Kiarostami’s sublime, interlacing Koker Trilogy takes a simple premise — a boy searches for the home of his classmate, whose school notebook he has accidentally taken — and transforms it into a miraculous child’s-eye adventure of the everyday. Students: free. Faculty/Staff: $6.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 7:30 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
“The Waldheim Waltz” (2018)
Ruth Beckermann documents the process of uncovering former U.N. Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim’s wartime past. It shows the succession of new allegations by the World Jewish Congress during his presidential campaign, denial by the Austrian political class and the outbreak of anti-Semitism and patriotism that finally led to his election. Free but ticketed.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 7 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
The film offers a unique glimpse at more than 50 years of American history as seen through the eyes of the longtime president of the University of Notre Dame and America’s most well-known Catholic priest. Students: $4. Faculty/Staff: $6.
Friday, Nov. 15; 7:30 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Sounds of the Sahel Live-Score: “Bloodsport” (1988)
Sounds of the Sahel, world-renowned Malian musicians Ahmed Ag Kaedy, Dramane Toure and Belco Guindo, will live-score Bloodsport. They accompany Frank Dux (Jean-Claude Van Damme) as he stakes his claim and fights to survive in a full-contact martial arts contest while being pursued by military police (Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker). This is a free but ticketed event. Tickets will only be available for pickup one hour prior to the performance.
Sunday, Nov. 17; 3 to 5 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Night at the Museum: Irish Art and Music in Conversation
Musicians Liz Carroll (All-Ireland Fiddle Champion), Marty Fahey, Clodagh Ryan and Sean Ryan ’95 will provide musical selections on six Irish paintings from the O’Brien Collection of Irish Art, Chicago. Students will provide short reflections on paintings within the Snite’s “Looking at the Stars” exhibit. Appearance by the ND Irish Dance Club.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Snite Museum of Art
The Not-So-Royal Shakespeare Company Presents: “Romeo and Juliet”
Come see one of Shakespeare’s best-loved plays reimagined, performed and produced by your fellow students! Tickets are $5 at the door or at the LaFortune Box Office.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Lab Theater, Washington Hall
Friday, Nov. 15; 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 17; 4 p.m.
SUB presents AcoustiCafé with live music featuring our own students.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 10 to 11 p.m. in the Hagerty Family Café, Duncan Student Center
NDSMC Irish Dance Team in “Looking at the Stars”
Join us for a special performance by the NDSMC Irish Dance Team in “‘Looking at the Stars’: Irish Art at Notre Dame.” Watch our talented students as they perform traditional Irish dance among original works of art created by Irish artists.
Friday, Nov. 15; 3:30 to 4 p.m. in the Snite Museum of Art
Kathleen Battle, Soprano
Five-time Grammy Award winner Kathleen Battle performs her critically acclaimed pageant “Underground Railroad: A Spiritual Journey” with Joel Martin on piano and a choir led by Emorja Roberson. The program chronicles the quest for freedom via the secret network traveled by America’s slaves and features Battle’s impressive vocal range and tone. Students: $10. Faculty/Staff: $42.
Friday, Nov. 15; 8 p.m. in the Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Hesburgh Library Building Access After 8 p.m.
As of last Monday, all Hesburgh Library entrances will be locked after 8 p.m. However, the building will remain open and accessible to those with a valid Notre Dame ID and PIN. Building hours can be found at library.nd.edu/hours.
Workshop: “Supporting DACA and Undocumented Students”
This workshop aims to deepen understanding of undocumented students, including DACA, TPS and other immigrant backgrounds. The presenters will provide recommendations for how to best support these students and make appropriate referrals. Promising practices in creating a welcoming and inclusive campus environment will be introduced through examples and interactive group conversations. Please register.
Tuesday, Nov. 19; 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Classroom 125, Hesburgh Library
OIT Lunch & Learn: Reading in the 21st Century
You don’t need to drive to the library to find books to read. Learn how ebooks have changed how we read and access reading material. Register via endeavor.nd.edu or email@example.com.
Thursday, Nov. 21; noon to 1 p.m. in the McNeill Room, LaFortune Student Center
Register for Various International Education Week Events
Notre Dame International, in conjunction with other campus departments and organizations, is celebrating International Education Week (IEW) Nov. 18-22. This year’s signature event, “Discussion with Carlos Gutierrez,” will be hosted at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the Jordan Auditorium, Mendoza College of Business. IEW is a national event coordinated by the U.S. Department of State and Department of Education to celebrate and promote global exchange between the United States and other countries.
St. Michael’s Laundry monthly coupon.
Two-Day Online and In-Store Sale
A two-day sale at the bookstore: 25 percent off Under Armour, select fleece, outerwear, cold weather accessories, long-sleeve tees and more.
Tuesday, Nov. 12, and Wednesday, Nov. 13, at the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore
Workshop: “Supporting First-Generation, Low-Income and Under-Resourced Students”
This workshop aims to deepen understanding of the Office of Student Enrichment and first-generation and/or under-resourced students at Notre Dame. The presenters will provide recommendations for how to best support these students. Promising practices in creating a welcoming and inclusive campus environment will be introduced through examples.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Classroom 125, Hesburgh Library
Joint Thrive!/Adelante Event: Theater Performance and Social Hour
Join Thrive!, Adelante and the Institute for Latino Studies for Teatro Milagro’s “Judge Torres,” a true story of a woman who overcame significant obstacles on her way to becoming one of only a few Latina judges in Oregon. Thrive! and Adelante members are invited to attend a happy hour at Legends before the play, starting at 6 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 7 to 8:30 p.m. The social hour is at Legends; the play is at the Philbin Studio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Diversity and Inclusion Speaker Series with Navajo Code Talker
Join former leader of the Navajo Nation Peter MacDonald Sr. for a talk about his experience serving in the South Pacific as a Navajo code talker and in north China with the 6th Marine Division.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 2 to 4 p.m. in the Jordan Auditorium, Mendoza College of Business
Thrive! Presents “Let’s Do Lunch”
No speaker. No agenda. Bring your lunch, drop in when you can and stay as long as you like. Thrive’s ambassador program is hosting a monthly brown bag lunch where members and guests can connect with colleagues across campus. It’s a great opportunity to build personal and professional networks — and for newer members to learn more about Thrive.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Room 134, Duncan Student Center
Conversation: “The LGBTQ+ Past, Present and Future at Notre Dame”
In this conversation, Liam Dacey (ND ’04) will share memories of his past experiences at Notre Dame, invite perspectives on the present state of LGBTQ+ acceptance at the University and consider future developments, including the Supreme Court’s upcoming decision about employment discrimination based on sexual orientation and transgender status.
Friday, Nov. 15; 10 to 11 a.m. in Room 120, DeBartolo Hall
NDSID Lunch & Learn: “Understanding the Role of Culture in Intercultural Communications”
Bring your lunch and come learn with us as we discuss the role of culture in intercultural communications. Culture plays a large role in all aspects of our lives, including how we relate and communicate with one another. Whether you just arrived from your birth country, or you are the 99th generation living in the U.S., please join us.
Friday, Nov. 15; noon to 1:30 p.m. in Room 246, Hesburgh Library or via Zoom
Kaneb Center Workshop:
Improve Your Teaching and Student Learning with Classroom Research
(open to graduate students, postdocs and faculty) Participants will explore Discipline-Based Research as well as Scholarship of Teaching and Learning. Participants will brainstorm potential research goals, questions and data for their own course. Applied learning research support services and resources such as survey/rubric design, video observations, consent forms and umbrella IRB will be shared.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 10 to 11:15 a.m. in Room 246, Hesburgh Library
Hesburgh Libraries and Center for Digital Scholarship Workshops:
Preparing Files for Text and Data Mining
Learn how to use software to convert just about any file into plain text.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 2 to 3 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library
Doughnuts for UX
Stop by the Hesburgh Library concourse on Tuesday afternoons in November for free doughnuts in exchange for performing a few simple tasks on our new digital collections website. Sponsored by the Hesburgh Libraries and Snite Museum of Art.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 3 to 5 p.m. in the concourse, Hesburgh Library
Using Topic Modeling Against a Corpora
This workshop will demonstrate how to use Topic Modeling Tool.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 11 a.m. to noon in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library
Read/Download Brown Bag Lunch
Join the discussion group that explores the perceived boundary between “traditional” reading and computational analysis.
Thursday, Nov. 14; noon to 1 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 246), Hesburgh Library
OIT Training Classes:
Office of Information Technologies (OIT) technical training classes are free of charge. Seats are available for the following classes:
- Adobe Rush: Video Editing and Creation, Monday, Nov. 18; 2 to 4 p.m.
- Data Governance Bootcamp, Wednesday, Nov. 20; 10 a.m. to noon
- InDesign CC, Level II: Intermediate Document Creation, Thursday, Nov. 21; 8:30 a.m. to noon
- travelND Training, Thursday, Nov. 21; 2 to 4:30 p.m.
- Google Drive, Level I: Working in Docs, Sheets and Slides, Friday, Nov. 22; 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Research Participants Needed
The CEED Lab is seeking individuals (fluent in English and 18-35 years old) for a study on how we process facial expressions. You will be paid $25 for participating in a 2.5-hour session; you will be invited to participate in an at-home data collection (up to $75). For more information, click here. If interested, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Red Cross Blood Drive
Sign up to donate. Walk-ins are welcome! Please consider donating blood, as it is incredibly safe and easy and can have a major impact on someone else’s life.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the ballroom, LaFortune Student Center
Please join us in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament for prayer, a reflection given by Rev. Greg Haake, C.S.C., and worship music led by Totus Tuus. The Sacrament of Confession will also be available throughout the evening. Ice cream social to follow!
Friday, Nov. 15; 7:30 to 9 p.m. in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart
This Far By Faith: Celebrating Black Catholic History
Join Campus Ministry, MSPS and STAR-ND as we celebrate Black Catholic History with a series of events throughout the month of November.
Mass on Sunday, Nov. 17; 9:30 p.m. in the chapel, Lyons Hall
Benefits Drop-In Assistance Session
Do you have questions about your benefits? A benefits specialist — an expert in Notre Dame’s benefits programs — can assist you with these questions. Drop by for specialized assistance, no appointment needed.
Monday, Nov. 11; 3 to 4 p.m. in Room 200, Grace Hall
Take a moment out of your week to relax and recharge. Join yoga instructor Steve Krojniewski for this series of yoga classes that introduce you to a work of art that will accompany you through your practice. Capacity is limited. All levels are welcome. Bring your own mat or borrow one of ours. Co-sponsored by RecSports.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Snite Museum of Art
Game Day Run Club
Join Game Day for a guided, scenic running tour of campus on football game day mornings. Registration is $15 with a T-shirt and is capped at 50 participants. A complimentary short-term parking pass is available for all participants. Cost: $15.
Saturday, Nov. 16; 8 to 9 a.m. Meet at Gate 2 of the Joyce Center
Game Day Yoga
Join the Smith Center for Recreational Sports and Game Day to energize your home game mornings with free yoga open to all ability levels! Registration is encouraged for participants to receive a complimentary short-term parking pass.
Saturday, Nov. 16; 9 to 10 a.m. in the Joyce Center (enter Gate 2)
Lecture: “The Buddha’s Footprint: An Environmental History of Asia”
Join Johan Elverskog, the Dedman Family Distinguished Professor, and Chair of Religious Studies at Southern Methodist University, as he discusses the links between Buddhism and agricultural expansion. This talk will explore how Buddhists radically transformed Asia’s environment by exploiting both people and natural resources on the commodity frontier.
Monday, Nov. 11; 4:30 to 6 p.m. in Room 1030, Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Meeting for International Faculty and Scholars Regarding U.S. Taxes
Monday, Nov. 11; 5 to 5:45 p.m. in Room 339, Mendoza College of Business
Lecture: “Gatvol about Kak: Why Politicians in South Africa Fail to Provide Public Services to Their Voters”
In this talk, Clark Gibson, professor of political science, UC San Diego, will argue that South African mayors supply basic services like sanitation, water and trash removal based on an electoral strategy that employs their political assets and the demographic composition of their voters. This strategy allows some mayors to win elections.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 12:30 to 2 p.m. in Room C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
Lecture: “The Role of Religious Leaders in Building and Sustaining Peace in Ethiopia”
Featuring Abba Hagos Hayish Fessuh, C.M., Ethiopian Catholic priest and member of the Congregation of Mission (Vincentian). He has vast experience in pastoral ministry in rural and urban settings, working with disadvantaged community groups and accompanying people displaced by war.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 4 to 5 p.m. in Room C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
Seminar: “Reacting to the Olive Branch: Hawks, Doves and Public Support for Cooperation”
Part of the NDISC Seminar Series. Michaela Mattes’ research and teaching interests lie at the intersection of international conflict and cooperation. She focuses on two related sets of questions: 1) how adversaries manage and resolve disagreements between them, and 2) the role of domestic politics in countries’ foreign policy behavior and their willingness and ability to pursue international cooperation.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 4:30 to 6 p.m. in Room 1030, Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Life Lunch: “The Effects of the Pill Upon Natural and Human Ecology”
Enjoy a free lunch and seminar-style conversation with Rev. Terry Ehrman, C.S.C., visiting assistant professional specialist in the Department of Theology. Sponsored by the McGrath Institute for Church Life. Registration necessary for the free lunch.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; noon to 1 p.m. in the Coffeehouse, Geddes Hall
Talk: “Anne-Marguerite Du Noyer’s ‘Stone Soup’: A Literary Battleground for Political Debate”
Presented by Nanovic Fellow Andrew C. Gould, associate professor of political science. Lunch is available for participants while supplies last.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. in the Elizabeth E. Seminar Room (Room 1050), Jenkins Nanovic Halls
Panel: “The Argentine Elections: What Happened and Future Scenarios”
This panel, featuring Kellogg-affiliated faculty, will examine the motivations behind the choices of Argentine voters and the consequences of the election for Argentina’s democracy and its economic future. Will the new government produce economic stability? What are the consequences of the electoral result for the quality of Argentine democracy?
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 12:30 to 2 p.m. in Room C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
The 21st Annual Dialogues on Nonviolence, Religion and Peace
“A New and Unsettling Force: Building the Movement to End Poverty” featuring Rev. Liz Theoharis, co-chair of the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival and director of the Kairos Center for Religions, Rights and Social Justice at Union Theological Seminary.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
Work-In-Progress Seminar: “Intersections Between the Dirty War and the War on Drugs in Northwestern Mexico (1965-1985)”
A Kellogg work-in-progress seminar with Visiting Fellow Adela Cedillo, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Her project will address the interplay among guerrillas, drug traffickers and counterinsurgency agents in the Golden Quadrilateral region of Mexico. For the pre-circulated paper and to attend, register with email@example.com.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 4 to 5:30 p.m.
Lecture: “The Church on a Spiritual Retreat: Leadership Lessons from the Francis Pontificate”
Austen Ivereigh, fellow in contemporary church history, Campion Hall, Oxford, and biographer of Pope Francis, will speak on his most recent book, “Wounded Shepherd: Pope Francis and His Struggle to Convert the Catholic Church.” He reports on Francis’ six-year-long attempt — often amid fierce pushback — to bring about reform in Rome and the wider Church.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies
Research Seminar: “Cutting Out the Middleman: Evidence from the Amazon”
In the Ford Program Research Seminar, Joe Kaboski discusses the work between a local NGO and Notre Dame to intervene to give fishing communities deep in the Amazon region of Brazil their own boats for transportation, freezers and marketing possibilities in order to bypass a cartel. The ongoing project is to evaluate the impact of this intervention on the lives of the community members.
Friday, Nov. 15; 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in Room C103, Hesburgh Center
Higgins Labor RAPS: “The Just Wage Initiative: Unveiling an Online Tool”
Join us for an exciting edition of Lunchtime Labor RAPS! Faculty and staff of the Just Wage Working Group will unveil the innovative and interactive Just Wage Framework and Online Tool. Lunch is provided to those who RSVP.
Friday, Nov. 15; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Coffee House, Geddes Hall
Sneak Peek: “What Would You Fight For?”
Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of the award-winning “What Would You Fight For?” video series? Join us at Football Fridays at the Eck and hear from the stars of this week’s video, “Fighting to Go Faster and Farther.” Ask your questions during a live Q&A.
Friday, Nov. 15; 1 to 1:30 p.m. in the auditorium, Eck Visitors Center
Inaugural ND-Navy Debate
At the suggestion of the debate team of the United States Naval Academy, the University of Notre Dame will inaugurate the first Notre Dame-Navy debate. Debate topic: “Resolved: The United States ought to provide a universal basic income.” Sponsored by Notre Dame Film, Television and Theatre.
Friday, Nov. 15; 1 to 2:30 p.m. in the Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library
The Thomas H. Quinn Lecture: “The Culture Code: Unlocking the New Science of Successful Groups”
Daniel Coyle, ’87 alumnus, New York Times bestselling author and contributing editor at Outside magazine. “The Culture Code” was named one of best books of 2018 by Bloomberg and one of Amazon’s best business and leadership books. The book takes you inside some of the world’s most high-performing organizations.
Friday, Nov. 15; 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Jordan Auditorium, Mendoza College of Business
Saturdays with the Saints: Saint Padre Pio
Nathan O’Halloran, S.J., Department of Theology, on “The Sacrament and the Stigmata.” Saturdays with the Saints is a game day lecture series that combines the University’s rich traditions of Catholic faith and spirited game days.
Saturday, Nov. 16; 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. in the Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall
Talk and Presentation: “Feeding, Function and Fossils: You Are How You Chew”
Unlike dinosaurs and other vertebrates, mammals bite and chew to initiate the breakdown of their food. This strategy is often reflected in the design of their skull and jaws. Matt Ravosa will share a talk and display with specimens from the Museum of Biodiversity to highlight diversity in mammalian cranial form. Display starts at 10:30 a.m.
Saturday, Nov. 16; 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. in Room 101, Jordan Hall of Science
Saturday Scholar Series: “Treasures of the Sinai Desert: The History and Marvels of the Ancient Monastery of St. Catherine”
This talk, delivered by Nina Glibetić, assistant professor of theology, features personal knowledge and scholarly insights about the history of the monastery, its cultural treasures and the Christian monastic life it continues to preserve in the Middle East today.
Saturday, Nov. 16; 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art
[CANCELLED due to illness]
Lecture: “Supporting Deep Learning of STEM Through Project-based Learning: What is the Evidence?”
Joseph Krajcik will outline the features of project-based learning and show how the various features of PBL are anchored in what is known about how students learn. He will share data from two recent efficacy studies, one at the elementary and one at the high school level, that provide evidence for the use of project-based learning to support students developing understanding of disciplinary knowledge.
Monday, Nov. 18; 3:30 p.m. in Room 129, DeBartolo Hall
The week of Nov. 11, workers will begin to install fencing around Brownson Hall, northwest of Main Building, for a construction project.
Research Uncorked/Book Talk: “The Glory and the Burden”
“Research Uncorked” is a monthly speaker series at Ironhand Wine Bar featuring informal talks by leading scholars and scientists from the University. The speaker for November is Robert Schmuhl, professor emeritus of American studies and journalism. His presentation will highlight insights and observations from his new book, which examines the changes in the state of the American Presidency and the forces that have shaped it over the last 75 years. (Happy hour pricing during the event.)
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 6 to 7 p.m. at Ironhand Wine Bar, 1025 Northside Blvd., South Bend
Stand Against Hate Week: Pledge Signing and Social
Stop by to grab a treat and sign the pledge to StaND Against Hate. The banner shows Notre Dame’s commitment to create a safe, welcoming and inclusive community for individuals of all races, gender, religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, social or economic class and nationality.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the courtyard of Fitzpatrick Hall (rain location: lobby of Duncan Student Center)
Football Fridays at the Eck
Stop by home football Fridays for an all-day fan experience. Enjoy tailgate food fresh from the grill, game analysis with Irish football experts, giveaways, performances from student groups and a sneak peek of each week’s “What Would You Fight For?” spot.
Friday, Nov. 15; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Eck Visitors Center
Coffee and Conversation: Gender Equity
What is gender equity? What are the outcomes of gender equity? How can we establish gender equity? What does it look like at Notre Dame? This will serve as a wonderful opportunity to talk with faculty, staff and students on how we can continue to promote inclusion at Notre Dame. A light lunch, coffee and pastries will be provided. Register online.
Friday, Nov. 15; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the ballroom, LaFortune Student Center
Bagpipes on the Wind Family Fireside Terrace
Kick off game day weekend with music from a live bagpiper every home football Friday at 5 p.m., then grab a drink or dinner in Rohr’s or on the Wind Family Fireside Terrace.
Friday, Nov. 15; 5 to 5:30 p.m. on the Wind Family Fireside Terrace, Morris Inn
Sakai Tip: Use Turnitin To Review Student Papers
One of the most practical uses of Turnitin Originality Assessment is to help students evaluate the strength and originality of their papers before they turn in a final draft. Turnitin is available within Sakai’s Assignments tool and offers help with citations and grammar as well.
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.