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Health and Society

“Our Community Has Boundaries”: LA’s Immigrant Women Activists on Embodiment, Race, Class, and Morality

In global cities today, immigrants of color suffer hyper-pollution, asthma, and cancer due to their residence near diesel-spewing shipping ports, freeways, and rail yards. Their...

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Public Reading with Latinx-British Poet Leo Boix

Join the Creative Writing Program for a zoom event in partnership with Letras Latinas, the literary initiative at the Institute for Latino Studies. On the occasion of Hispanic...

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Business

Accounting for Sustainability and Responsible Investing

Registration is open for the Accounting for Sustainability and Responsible Investing Conference sponsored by the Center for Accounting Research and Education at the University of...

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Law and Politics

‘Open your aperture’: Notre Dame Forum focuses on climate change, its moral impact and potential solutions

The University of Notre Dame opened the 2021 Notre Dame Forum on Friday (Sept. 10) with an announcement from President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., that the University has...

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Science and Technology

Notre Dame commits to carbon neutrality by 2050

The University of Notre Dame committed to becoming a carbon neutral campus by 2050 and to a reduction in carbon dioxide of at least 65 percent from 2005 levels within the next...

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Fires and Floods: Europe 2021 (Flash Panel on Climate Change)

A panel of scholars will discuss the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report released in August 2021. This landmark report has captured international attention by...

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Discovering Global Solidarity in the Local Community

Quinn McKenna is a Notre Dame junior who participated in the center’s Global Learning and Living Community (GLLC) during the summer of 2021. Following the cancellation of summer...

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ND-GAIN and Dublin Global Gateway partner to build climate change inventory of Ireland

Even the most prepared countries need to focus more on climate change, according to the University of Notre Dame’s Global Adaptation Initiative (ND-GAIN) Country Index. The...

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Central American Democracy in Peril? New Findings from El Salvador in Context

Wednesday, 06/30/2021, at 10:30 a.m. ET –  Is the democratic experiment over in El Salvador? With control of the legislative assembly and presidency, the government of El...

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Live from Jerusalem: Notre Dame Faculty Discuss Recent Events and Their Repercussions

After a period of more than a year during which COVID-19 seemed to have overshadowed the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, we are now witnessing a new wave of violence in the region....

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Religion and Philosophy

Global Church: The Future of the Catholic Church in Africa

This third part of The Church in Africa will focus on the future of the Catholic Church in Africa. Watch the short videos provided in advance of the live discussion here: The...

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Religion and Philosophy

Global Church: The History of Christianity in Africa

This second of the three parts of The Church in Africa will focus on the history of Christianity on the continent. The first discussion will present a framework of three phases,...

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