TheWeek@ND Student Edition (Nov. 11)



Week of November 11, 2019

University Initiatives

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

Arts and Performances


“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

SUB Movie: “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood”
$3 for students.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 7:30 p.m. in Room 101, DeBartolo Hall
Friday, Nov. 15; 7:30 and 10:30 p.m.

“Hesburgh” (2018)
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

Mat Lavore: Magic, Mind Reading, Hypnosis 
Come join us for a night of hypnosis! Mat Lavore will demonstrate a variety of tricks as well as choose members of the audience to hypnotize! Pick up free tickets in the LaFortune box office.
Friday, Nov. 15; 8 p.m. in the Carey Auditorium, Hesburgh Library

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

Athletics and Sporting Events

All Athletics’ schedules

Awards and Competitions

Eurocup Team Trivia Tournament
Who will win the inaugural Eurocup trivia competition? Every residence hall on campus is invited to field teams of three to five students to compete in a night of European-themed trivia. The winning team will take the Nanovic Eurocup. Free event. Refreshments provided.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Room 1030, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Closures, Limited Hours and Cancellations

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  

Deadlines or Registrations

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.

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
Thursday, Nov. 21; noon to 1 p.m. in the McNeill Room, LaFortune Student Center

Abstract Submission Deadline: Notre Dame Human Development Conference
Abstracts due Friday, Nov. 15. Undergraduate students are encouraged to submit abstracts to the Notre Dame Human Development Conference, held Feb. 21-22 on campus. The HDC is an excellent opportunity for students across all years and disciplines to present their research, network with rising professionals and gain valuable experience! Students from all disciplines are welcome to apply.

Spring Break 2020: Pilgrimage to San Salvador, El Salvador 
Follow in the footsteps of martyrs St. Oscar Romero, the four churchwomen of El Salvador, and the Jesuits with their housekeeper and daughter to discover how faith calls us to be peacemakers in our world. Journey with us as we encounter the people of El Salvador, their stories and how the faith of these holy women and men are still alive in the hearts of Salvadorans today. Register by 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18.

Deals and Discounts

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

Diversity and Inclusion

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

Educational and Research Opportunities

ND Energy Undergraduate Open House 
Drop by to learn about ND Energy’s programs for undergraduate students, including the Energy Studies Minor, Student Energy Board and research opportunities and fellowships. Pizza and snacks will be available. Contact if you’re interested but can’t make it to the open house.
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 5 to 7 p.m. in Room 100, Stinson-Remick Hall 

McKinsey Info Session 
Are you interested in consulting? We offer you a unique opportunity to learn about this competitive career field from a seasoned consultant of the top consulting firm. Sukesh Shekar, a 2015 Notre Dame chemistry doctorate and current engagement manager at McKinsey & Co., will share his experience of the consulting industry. Sponsored by the Graduate Consulting Club.
Friday, Nov. 15; noon to 1 p.m. in Room 512, Duncan Student Center

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

Research Opportunity:

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  

Faith and Service

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

Leadership Formation Workshop Series: “Storytelling for Change” 
Key to 21st-century leadership is the ability to bring people together across ideological lines, find shared self-interest and work for the collective and common good. What skills are necessary to make this possible? Join us for the conversation and the opportunity to learn a new skill set. Open to any and all undergraduate and graduate students.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 5:30 to 7 p.m. in Room 233, Geddes Hall

Meeting for Students Who Have Lost a Loved One 
If you have experienced the death of a parent, brother, sister or close friend, Campus Ministry invites you to learn more about how the loss of a loved one affects us. Learn about the resources available on campus to support you in your journey of grief at an info session. Contact Tami Schmitz with questions.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 7 to 8 p.m. in Room 301, Coleman-Morse Center

Rosario en Español 
Join Campus Ministry in praying the Rosary in Spanish. Brief fellowship and pan dulce (sweet bread) to follow.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 8 to 9 p.m. in the chapel of Coleman-Morse Center

EXALT Adoration 
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

Health and Recreation

Koru Mindfulness 
Whether you’re new to mindfulness or want to reinvigorate your practice, Koru Mindfulness is an opportunity to learn about and experience mindfulness techniques that can help you feel less stressed and sleep better. A new series of four-week classes begins Monday, Nov. 11. For more details and to register, visit
Monday, Nov. 11; 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. or 4 to 5:15 p.m. in Room 307, St. Liam Hall

Stock Your Toolbox 
This weekly, drop-in skills workshop is designed to give you the tools to buffer stress, perform at higher levels, recover more quickly from setbacks and feel happier. Attend five workshops during the school year and win a prize! Workshops are from 4 to 5 p.m. on Thursdays.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 4 to 5 p.m. in Room 307, St. Liam Hall

Artful Yoga
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)

Lectures and Presentations

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

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

Restorative Justice Workshop
Intentional listening is the first step in addressing the harm caused by discrimination in our communities. This workshop will provide a primer on restorative justice principles in order to craft community-based solutions. Dinner will be provided! 
Tuesday, Nov. 12; 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Notre Dame Room, LaFortune Student Center

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 UNHCR, Guardian of the Refugees Convention
Presented by Maged Arisha, LL.M. Program in International Human Rights Law. The Klau Center for Civil and Human Rights is proud to support this speaker series, presented by HumanRights ND, which brings human rights advocates and current master’s students in the LL.M. Program in International Human Rights Law together with the wider Notre Dame community.
Wednesday, Nov. 13; 5 to 6 p.m. in Room B034, Geddes Hall

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
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

Let’s Talk about Race   
Has your gender made you think differently about race? What expectations are there for sexual identities within your racial groups? Come chat with us in an inclusive, multiracial space for vulnerable dialogue about these questions and many more. Dinner will be served.
Thursday, Nov. 14; 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Coffee House, Geddes Hall

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

Coffee and Conversation: Gender Equity   
What is gender equity? What are the outcomes of gender equity? How can we establish gender equity? If you have found yourself asking these or similar questions, please join the GRC in a casual conversation on gender equity and what it looks like in our current times. Coffee and treats will be provided! 
Friday, Nov. 15; 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the ballroom, LaFortune Student 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

Safety, Parking and Traffic

The week of Nov. 11, workers will begin to install fencing around Brownson Hall, northwest of Main Building, for a construction project. 

Social Gatherings

StaND Against Hate Week: T-shirt Giveaway  
Pick up a T-shirt and show your commitment to helping promote the spirit of inclusion on this campus, and actively combat hate and unjust discrimination of all kinds.
Monday, Nov. 11; 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in North Dining Hall and South Dining Hall

Sparking Conversations Community Bonfire 
Join the CSC Seminars community, FlipSide and Outing Club for a community-building bonfire open to all. Come to make a new friend, snack on some s’mores and join us to build community across campus!
Thursday, Nov. 14; 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Holy Cross Hill (near St. Mary’s Lake and across the street from the Grotto)

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

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

Murder Mystery Party
You are invited to the anniversary party of a high-society Manhattan businessman who lives in a world of intrigue, gossip and treachery. Suddenly, the lights go out and a murder is discovered. Join FlipSide and work with your fellow attendees to solve this whodunit mystery, while enjoying mocktails, appetizers and pasta. RSVP here!     
Friday, Nov. 15; 9 to 11:30 p.m. in the third-floor common area, Flaherty Hall

Applefest and Hayrides 
The apples have fallen and landed in LaFortune. Stop by the LaFortune Main Lounge to indulge in apples, apple pie, apple cobbler or the caramel apple bar. You can also pick up a ticket to go on a hayride around God Quad! Sponsored by the Student Activities Office.
Friday, Nov. 15; 9 p.m. to midnight in the Main Lounge, LaFortune Student Center and outside on God Quad

Join SAO for a showing of “Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw” and some Chick-fil-A!
Saturday, Nov. 16; 9 to 11 p.m. in the ballroom, LaFortune Student Center

Tech Upgrades and Service Interruptions

Use Domer Dollars to Replenish Print Quota
If you run out of print quota before the end of the semester, there is a new, easy way to replenish it. Just use your Domer Dollars account to add funds to your print quota via PrintCenter at The funds will be available immediately.