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Fri Feb 1, 2013

ScreenPeace Film Festival 2013: "Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry"

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Location: Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

This year’s ScreenPeace Film Festival presents five critically acclaimed films that revolve around the theme of nonviolent resistance.

All films are free, but ticketed.

Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry (2012)

Chinese contemporary artist Ai Weiwei combines art and activism like no one else. Filmmaker Alison Klayman had unparalleled access to Ai, who distanced himself from his design work on the Olympic “Bird’s Nest” and created exhibitions that highlighted the role of the government’s lack of transparency in the loss of life from the Sichuan earthquake.…

Mon Feb 4, 2013

Japanese Language Table

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Location: CSLC 329 DeBartolo

Japanese Tables are a chance for students to practice speaking in a more relaxed setting with real world applications.  Students will be meeting in the CSLC to discuss current topics and expand their Japanese fluency.…

Wed Feb 6, 2013

Chinese Language Table

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Location: Debartolo Hall

Chinese Tables are a chance for students to practice speaking in a more relaxed setting with real world applications.  First Year Students will meet in 329 DeBartolo. Second Year students will meet in 231 DeBartolo. While Third, Fourth and Fifth year students will interact in room 206 DeBartolo.…

Thu Feb 7, 2013

Japanese Movie Night

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Location: 136 DeBartolo

Jiro Dreams of Sushi

A documentary on 85-year-old sushi master Jiro Ono, his business in the basement of a Tokyo office building, and his relationship with his son and eventual heir, Yoshikazu.

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Fri Feb 8, 2013

Lecture: Why Choose the Liberal Arts?

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Location: South Dining Hall, Oak Room

Professors for Lunch: Spring Series

Professor Mark Roche will present “Why Choose the Liberal Arts?” Roche is the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Professor of German Language and Literature and concurrent professor of philosophy at the University of Notre Dame.

Lunch will be provided.

Tue Feb 12, 2013

Japanese Language Table

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Location: CSLC 329 DeBartolo

Japanese Tables are a chance for students to practice speaking in a more relaxed setting with real world applications.  Students will be meeting in the CSLC to discuss current topics and expand their Japanese fluency.…

Wed Feb 20, 2013

Chinese Language Table

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Location: DeBartolo Hall

Chinese Tables are a chance for students to practice speaking in a more relaxed setting with real world applications.  First Year Students will meet in 329 DeBartolo. Second Year students will meet in 231 DeBartolo. While Third, Fourth and Fifth year students will interact in room 206 DeBartolo.…

Information Session: International Development Studies Minor

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Location: Room C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

The goal of the minor in International Development Studies (IDS) is to provide undergraduate students with the opportunity to learn about and contribute to the international development discourse. IDS will provide context and an academic foundation for students to analyze the dynamics of development across the globe.…

Thu Feb 21, 2013

Lecture: Arts and Letters as a Competitive Edge in a Wireless World

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Location: Eck Center Auditorium

Dan Hesse (’75), CEO of Sprint Nextel, will present “Arts and Letters as a Competitive Edge in a Wireless World.” Hesse will discuss how he used his Arts and Letters majors, government and international studies, in his career as well as the value of a liberal arts degree in today’s professional world.…

Tue Feb 26, 2013

Japanese Language Table

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Location: CSLC 329 DeBartolo

Japanese Tables are a chance for students to practice speaking in a more relaxed setting with real world applications.  Students will be meeting in the CSLC to discuss current topics and expand their Japanese fluency.…