TheWeek@ND Student Edition (March 9)


For the Week of March 9

Arts and Performances


“The Peanut Butter Falcon” (2019)
Students: $4. Faculty/Staff: $6.
Thursday, March 12; 7 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Friday, March 13; 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 14; 7 p.m.
Sunday, March 15; 3 p.m.

Met Opera: Live in HD presents “Der Fliegende Holländer” (Wagner)
Students: $16. Faculty/Staff: $23.
Saturday, March 14; 1 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center


U.S. Army Field Band Concert
Free but ticketed.
Saturday, March 14; 7:30 p.m. in the Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Athletics and Sporting Events

All Athletics’ schedules

Awards and Competitions

Month of Meme
Students can submit their own Notre Dame or college-themed memes! Host SUB will collect submissions through Instagram DM (@subnd) as well as email ( The winners will be honored on the SUB and Black Sheep ND Instagram accounts on April 1 — so get creative and have fun!
Throughout the month of March

Deadlines or Registrations

International Ambassador Applications
Interested in welcoming new undergraduate international students to campus in Fall 2020? Want to help them have an amazing beginning to their time at Notre Dame? Apply to be an International Ambassador for International Student and Scholar Affairs. Application deadline is March 15.

Workshop: “Ethical Co-authorship and Co-funding”
Participants will discuss stories of academic and/or design theft. Graduate students and postdocs in the College of Science and College of Engineering are welcome. Register by Friday, March 13.
Wednesday, March 18; 3 to 4:30 p.m. in the Academic Innovation Room (138), Corbett Hall

25 Years of Cavanaugh Women
Throughout these past 25 years, Cavanaugh Hall has developed the reputation of being a spirited, unified community of women. All Cavanaugh Women from the last 25 years are encouraged to attend! $60 for alumni, $10 for students. Register by Tuesday, March 10.
Friday, March 20; 8 to 10 p.m. in Cavanaugh Hall
Saturday, March 21; 10 a.m.
Sunday, March 22; 10 a.m.

Kaneb Center Workshop: “Should You Be Neutral in the Classroom?”
(Open to grad students, postdocs and faculty.) How should instructors position themselves in the classroom in relation to sensitive topics? Is it possible to be neutral? If so, when and how? We will reflect individually and collectively on the function of neutrality in the classroom. 
Wednesday, March 25; 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. in Room 138, Corbett Family Hall; Enter through Door 3.

Book Talk and Book Signing: “Learning Innovation and the Future of Higher Education”
(Open to grad students, postdocs and faculty.) Authors Eddie Maloney and Josh Kim will discuss their new book. Reception with book signing to follow.
Thursday, March 26; 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Smith Ballroom, Morris Inn

Panel Discussion: “BRITE Powerful Women, Powerful Roles”
Following the panel, there will be a speed networking session for the attendees. Local nonprofit organizations actively recruiting volunteers and board members will join the networking portion of the event including, Girls on the Run Inc., Cultivate Culinary, Dress for Success and many more. $25; free for students.
Thursday, March 26; 5 to 7 p.m. in Commons A, Stayer Center

Submit to The Juggler Literary Magazine
The Juggler, Notre Dame’s student art, literature and photography magazine, is currently accepting submissions for the Fall 2020 issue. Graduate and undergraduate students may participate. For full submission guidelines, visit Submit by Friday, April 10, to We look forward to receiving your work!

Call for Applications — Medical Art Workshop: An Opportunity at the Intersection of Medicine and Art
Students are invited to submit their resume along with a statement explaining why they are interested in participating in the workshop to Space is limited to 15 students per session. Workshop leader: Darian Goldin Stahl, American printmaker and bookmaker and doctorate humanities student at Concordia University.
Thursday, April 16; 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Notre Dame (includes lunch)
Thursday, April 16; 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. at IU School of Medicine - South Bend (includes dinner)

Chicago Cubs-Notre Dame Night
The ticket offer presented by New Era includes:

Deals and Discounts

St. Michael’s Laundry monthly coupon.

Educational and Research Opportunities

Summer Online Courses are Free, Flexible and Fabulous!
ND Summer Session offers a suite of fully online-for-credit graduate courses taught by Notre Dame faculty. These courses are eligible for tuition scholarships from the Graduate School and since they are taught completely online, students may take them from anywhere in the world with a reliable internet connection.

Hesburgh Libraries and Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship:

Using DMPTool, ORCID, SciENcv and OSF to Write Better Proposals and Set Up Research Projects
Learn about tools to help you write better project/grant proposals and set up research projects. 
Tuesday, March 10; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library

Software Carpentry: OpenRefine Session 1
This session introduces working with data in OpenRefine.
Wednesday, March 11; 4 to 5 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library

Research Opportunity:

Participate in a Research Study
Participate in a research study on feelings, moods and personality traits. This study involves a one-time, three-hour time commitment to complete questionnaires and interviews for a maximum of $60 in gift cards. If you are at least 18 years old and would like to learn more about the study, please contact us at 574-631-2930 or
Weekly on Fridays, noon to 3 p.m. at 501 N. Hill Street, South Bend

Health and Recreation

Intro to Cardio Equipment and Strength Training Machines
Is your lack of knowledge of equipment keeping you from a better workout? Fix that in RecSports’ free workshops offered this week. 

Lectures and Presentations

Taste of Technology 2020 (POSTONED as of Monday afternoon)
Explore new ways to use IT tools and applications in your daily life at this free mini-conference hosted by the OIT. Sessions are designed to meet a wide variety of interests. Come for one session or attend them all. Virtual Reality demos will also be available both days. Free and open to ND faculty, staff and students.
Wednesday, March 11; 1:15 to 4:15 p.m. in Rooms 161 and 162, Mendoza College of Business
Thursday, March 12; 9 a.m. to noon

Lecture: “The Endocannabinoid System and CBD Oil: How Do They Work Together?”
Featuring Dr. Carlton Lyons, Beacon Medical Center for Pelvic Health and Gynecology. Part of the 24th Annual Mini Medical School Lecture Series
Wednesday, March 11; 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the auditorium, Raclin-Carmichael Hall, 1234 Notre Dame Avenue

Lecture: “Rhetoric and Reality: A Century of Votes for Women”
Christine Wolbrecht, professor of political science and director of the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy. Co-sponsored by The League of Women Voters of the South Bend Area.
Sunday, March 15; 2 p.m. in Carroll Auditorium, Madeleva Hall, Saint Mary’s College. Reception to follow)

Social Gatherings

“No Place Like Home”
Notre Dame’s community comes from more than 130 countries, representing hundreds of cities and thousands of traditions, and we have each brought a bit of home with us to the Dome. Join ND students from around the globe in sharing about your home (or homes!), so we come to know one another better. Lunch provided. Register online.
Tuesday, March 10; noon to 1 p.m. in the McNeill Room, LaFortune Student Center

Spring Break Trip to Indy
Join ISSA and the Family Resource Center for a spring break trip to Indianapolis, the state capital of Indiana. You’ll have time to shop in downtown Indianapolis or see the sights. Then we’ll visit the Fashion Mall at Keystone and head to IKEA! $15 per person. 
Wednesday, March 11; 8 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (meet at the Hesburgh Library Circle)