TheWeek@ND Student Edition (January 10)



For the Week of January 10

University Campaigns and Initiatives

On-Campus Booster Vaccination Clinic
As an extension of the University’s existing coronavirus vaccination requirement, the COVID-19 booster is also required of all students who have been fully vaccinated for more than six months. Students may receive the booster vaccination at any off-campus location or at the University’s on-campus booster vaccination clinic Tuesday, Jan. 11, through Friday, Jan. 14. Appointments are required.  
Tuesday, Jan. 11; noon to 6 p.m. Enter Gate 2, Joyce Center.
Wednesday, Jan. 12, and Thursday, Jan. 13; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 14; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Arts and Performances


“New Faces”
The Department of Art, Art History and Design is proud to announce “New Faces” — an exhibition of work from first-year MFA students in studio art and design.
Ends Friday, Jan. 14; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the AAHD Gallery, 214 Riley Hall

Athletics and Sporting Events

Visit the Athletics composite schedule for events this week.

Deadlines or Registrations

Virtual Lecture — “The Michael Lykoudis Lecture Series: The Shared Building Traditions of the World”
This virtual program will shine a light on the vernacular architecture intrinsic to locales around the world, and how they incorporate classical principles. The event’s inaugural speakers are award-winning architects and urban planners Nada Breitman-Jakov and Marc Breitman, Paris-based architects known for improving cities through quality architecture and urbanism. Free registration for ND faculty, staff and students here or by emailing Megan Lane at
Wednesday, Jan. 19; 6 p.m. via Zoom

Study Abroad Summer Applications
Do you still want to study abroad this summer? Applications are open for select NDI summer programs in Brazil; Jerusalem Political Science; Mexico City; Rome Classics; Rome Film, Television and Theater; Santiago; South Africa Session 2; and Uganda. Applications close at 11:59 p.m. Monday, Jan. 31. Learn more and apply now by visiting the Study Abroad website.

Free Brief Therapy Group for Insomnia for ND Students
Learn how to improve your sleep by identifying thoughts and behaviors that cause or worsen sleep problems. Over five weeks, learn how to modify your sleep behavior to fall asleep quickly, and achieve efficient and restful sleep. Facilitated by the Notre Dame Psychological Services Center. Contact to determine eligibility.
The group will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesdays in Room 376, Corbett Family Hall, beginning Feb. 2 through March 2.

Apply Now for the Berlin Summer 2022 Study Abroad Programs
Applications are still open for the Berlin Summer 2022 Programs, so apply now! The offerings include the Summer in Berlin, International Economics Abroad, German Immersion and German Engineering programs. Programs will be six weeks during the summer, running from May 20 through July 2. Please visit the website for more information and apply using the link provided.

Application Process Now Open for Summer 2022 NDnano Undergraduate Research Fellowships
Applications are being accepted until 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 9, from freshmen, sophomores and juniors for summer 2022 NDnano Undergraduate Research Fellowships. Several 10-week projects in nanotechnology are available to choose from. Visit for complete application details.

Faith and Service

Information Session: Spring Social Concerns Seminars
Seminars are academic courses that create opportunities for students to engage in social analysis, encounter community partners around the country and reflect on their experience and its impact on individuals and communities. The application deadline for spring 2022 is Wednesday, Jan. 12. Learn more at an upcoming info session and apply online.
Monday, Jan. 10; 4 p.m. in the McNeill Library, Geddes Hall
Tuesday, Jan. 11; 4 p.m.
Wednesday, Jan. 12; 4 p.m.

Lectures and Presentations

Presentation — “Foreign Policy Careers: Insights from Professionals in the Field”
Notre Dame’s undergraduate Student Policy Network invites you for an evening of insight into foreign policy careers. Professionals will share their experience in international intelligence, international security and foreign service. Hosted in partnership with the Pulte Institute, this event is perfect for anyone interested in foreign policy as a career, subject of study or development area.
Monday, Jan. 10; 6 to 7:30 p.m. in Room 1030, Jenkins Nanovic Halls (virtual option via Zoom also available)

Panel Discussion: “What Happens if Roe is (Not) Overturned?”
Join the Center for Citizenship and Constitutional Government for a panel discussion on the future of American politics after Dobbs v. Jackson. Featuring former Congressman Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.); Sherif Girgis, associate professor, ND Law School; and Christina Wolbrecht, the C. Robert and Margaret Hanley Family Director of the Notre Dame Washington Program in the Department of Political Science, they will focus on the potential political and legal outcomes of one of the Supreme Court’s most controversial cases of this term.
Thursday, Jan. 13; 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. in Room 1030, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Social Gatherings

Late Night Bingo
Are you a fan of bingo? Join SAO for a chance to win some awesome prizes including gift cards, ND gear, an electric scooter and more! Be one of the first 50 students through the door to claim a free giveaway.
Thursday, Jan. 13; 8 to 11 p.m. in the ballroom, LaFortune Student Center

Salsa Night
Put on your dancing shoes and join SAO for the party at Salsa Night! Stop by for salsa instructions to learn and dance with our resident salsa DJ, Ramzi, beginning at 8 p.m. followed by the party starting at 9 p.m. Don’t miss out!
Friday, Jan. 14; 8 p.m. to midnight in Legends

Laser Tag
Show off all of your laser tag battlefield skills and protect your home base. Join SAO for a night of taking priceless team pics, running around, crawling and hiding, all while playing Ultimate Laser Tag.
Saturday, Jan. 15; 8 to 11 p.m. in the Dahnke Ballroom, Duncan Student Center

Tech Tips, Tools and IT Maintenance

Canvas Tip: Download the Canvas Student App
This free application, available for Android and Apple devices, allows quick access to all your Canvas course content in an easy-to-navigate format.

Google Tip: Use Your Voice to Edit in Docs and Slides
Did you know you can type and edit with your voice in Google Docs and Slides? This convenient voice typing/command feature converts your voice into text by using the microphone on your computer. It is available in Google Docs and Slides speaker notes, and only in a Chrome browser.