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Panel provides perspective on domestic violence

Panel provides perspective on domestic violence

| Friday, November 21, 2014

The symposium on domestic violence and intersectionality concluded Thursday with a panel discussion featuring Saint Mary’s students, faculty and staff examining ways to speak up against domestic violence. Professor of communications Marne Austin, who spoke about advocacy and relationships, said in her experience, the most difficult thing is naming read more

SMC hosts symposium on domestic violence

| Friday, November 21, 2014

Saint Mary’s Justice Education Department hosted a symposium on intersectionality and domestic violence in Rice Commons on Thursday night. Domestic violence cannot be reduced to studying just violence or relationships, Justice Education interim coordinator Adrienne Lyles-Chockley said. The symposium explored “the interrelated factors at play in regard to the read more

Grotto vigil honors missing students

Grotto vigil honors missing students

| Thursday, November 20, 2014

More than 100 Notre Dame students, faculty and South Bend community members gathered at the Grotto on Thursday night for a remembrance prayer vigil to show support for the 43 missing students from Ayotzinapa, Mexico. In September, students from the Rural Teachers College of Ayotzinapa were abducted during a peaceful read more

ROTC helps clear stadium

| Thursday, November 20, 2014

Before Notre Dame fans packed the football stadium last Saturday to cheer for the Irish, the Notre Dame ROTC units – Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps – spent 12 hours shoveling snow out of the stadium to prepare for game day. Master Sergeant Marshall Yuen said the shoveling, which read more

Latino Student Alliance hosts dance event

| Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Latino Student Alliance (LSA) is hosting a quinceañera-themed formal tonight from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. in the Jordan Hall of Science galleria. LSA president Enrique Lorenzo said the dance is open to all Notre Dame students, and tickets are available for purchase both at the door of read more

ND Dance Company presents Winter Showcase

| Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Notre Dame Dance Company will bring winter to Washington Hall on Thursday and Friday night, as part of its annual Winter Showcase. The Winter Showcase takes the student dancers the entire semester to prepare, Doré said, “The ND Dance Company is a completely student-run dance group on campus,” Maura read more

Panel analyzes India’s elections

| Thursday, November 20, 2014

On Wednesday, Saint Mary’s hosted a panel on the 2014 elections in India as part of International Education Week, sponsored by the Center for Women’s Intercultural Leadership (CWIL) and the department of political science. The panel was called “India 2014: Assessing the Elections and Beyond.” Contributing to the panel were read more