TheWeek@ND Fac/Staff Edition (July 25)


For the Week of July 25

Arts and Performances


“WALL-E” (2008)
Summer Film School closes with an analysis of sound. WALL-E is the last robot left on an uninhabitable Earth ... until a sleek and shapely probe arrives. Smitten, WALL-E embarks on his greatest adventure yet as he follows EVE across the galaxy. Arrive at 6 p.m. for the lecture. The screening begins at 7 p.m. followed by a discussion. Fac/Staff: $6. Students: $4.
Wednesday, July 27; 7 to 8:45 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

ANDkids World Film Festival
Showcasing the best in international cinema for young audiences, ANDkids World Film Festival invites film enthusiasts of all ages to immerse themselves in the amazing stories that spring from the imaginations of some of today’s most creative filmmakers. Free but ticketed.
Tuesday, Aug. 2, through Thursday, Aug. 4; times vary in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Deadlines or Registrations

Volunteer for the Skills Mentor Program
The Center for Student Support and Care invites faculty and staff to volunteer as part of its Skills Mentor program. Students referred to the program will work individually with a mentor to cultivate a variety of skills, including time management, organization and relationship building both in and outside of the classroom. If you are interested in learning more or becoming a mentor to help Notre Dame students enhance skills and confidence to successfully manage academic and life challenges, please complete the application form. If you have any questions, contact Annie Eaton at
Monday, Aug. 15; noon to 1:30 p.m. in TBA

Deals and Discounts

Notre Dame Press Summer Sale
This summer, save 40 percent on all Notre Dame Press titles! Now through Monday, Aug. 15, save 40 percent on all print and e-books available on the website and receive free shipping on orders more than $50. To redeem these special sale prices, enter the promotional code 14SUM22 at checkout. Any questions, call 1-800-848-6224.

Educational and Research Opportunities

Technology Training Classes
Office of Information Technologies technical training classes are free of charge. Check the class description in Endeavor for the method of delivery of each class.
∙ Google Sheets, Level II: Macros Introduction, Wednesday, July 27; 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
∙ Qualtrics Forms, Level III: Workflow, Wednesday, July 27; 1:30 to 4 p.m.
∙ Qualtrics Forms, Level II: Reports Demo, Thursday, July 28; 10 to 11 a.m.
∙ GLez Training, Thursday, July 28; 10 to 11:30 a.m.
∙ AiM Work Request Training, Wednesday, Aug. 3; 10 to 11 a.m.
To register for courses, go to endeavor.nd.eduQuestions or problems registering? Call 631-7227 or email OIT at

Health and Recreation

Artful Yoga
Celebrate summer and join yoga instructor Steve Krojniewski in the courtyard (if the weather is agreeable) or in the galleries to relax and recharge while surrounded by your favorite works from the collection. Mats are provided or you can bring your own. Co-sponsored by RecSports.
Thursday, July 28; 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Mary Loretto and Terrence J. Dillon Courtyard

Safety, Parking and Traffic

ND Alert IPPA Indoor/Outdoor Speaker Test
The Office of Campus Safety will conduct an ND Alert test of the public address system at 1:50 p.m. Thursday, July 28. Those on campus will notice the activation of the Internet Protocol Public Address (IPPA) system, which runs through loudspeakers on fire panels and dedicated hardware and software. This test will be heard both indoors and outdoors.

Active Violence and Emergency Action Planning
The Notre Dame Police Department will have active violence and emergency action planning training for faculty, staff and students. Faculty and staff will receive an email for the training through Endeavor, beginning this summer. Learn about support services, additional in-person training and when to contact NDPD.
This short video addresses campus safety in an active violence situation.

Social Gatherings

Family Days @ the Snite: Arty Party
You’re invited to a celebration of art and creativity! Mingle with museum guests, design a custom party hat, enjoy scrumptious treats, try your hand at some arty party games and dance the afternoon away. Put on your party clothes, get your family to the museum and let’s celebrate!
Saturday, July 30; 1 to 4 p.m. in the Snite Museum of Art

Tech Tips, Tools and IT Maintenance

IT Maintenance Begins July 30
Beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, July 30, through noon Sunday, July 31, Office of Information Technologies systems engineers will perform a variety of planned maintenance activities and upgrades. Many IT services may be unavailable for some or all of the maintenance period.

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.