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Feb 5

Wednesday Feb 5, 2014

American Politics in the 21st Century: The Latino Vote and the 2014 Elections

Location: McKenna Hall Auditorium

 
Three of the nation’s leading scholars on Latino voting patterns will participate in a panel discussion titled, American Politics in the 21st Century: The Latino Vote and the 2014 Elections on February 5, 2014 at the University of Notre Dame’s McKenna Hall Auditorium. The event is sponsored by Multicultural Student Programs and Services’ Building Bridges Lecture Series, the Institute for Latino Studies, and the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy.…

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Feb 14

Friday Feb 14, 2014

SECURITY AND PRIVACY: A VIEW FROM THE TRENCHES

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Location: Chicago, IL

Security and Privacy: a View from the trenches

General Keith B. Alexander, Commander, US Cyber Command, and Director, National Security Agency

2013 was a pivotal year for the national debate on American security and privacy. The enormous disclosure of classified data and subsequent congressional testimony on the extent and nature of the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs have reignited tension within the US government, media, and general public. To date, federal court rulings on US intelligence practices remain divided—and the public even more divided. In this high-stakes technological era, how can America balance its national security priorities while respecting individual liberties?…

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Mar 4

Tuesday Mar 4, 2014

"The Political Consequences of Economic Crisis: Italy and Beyond" - Leonardo Morlino

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Location: C103 Hesburgh Center

"The Political Consequences of Economic Crisis: Italy and Beyond" - Leonardo Morlino

Tuesday, March 4, 2014 | 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Location: C103 Hesburgh Center

Leonardo Morlino
Professor, Political Science
LUISS, Rome

More Info: http://docenti.luiss.it/morlino/

Location Details
C103 Hesburgh Center
1399 N. Notre Dame Ave.

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Apr 2

Wednesday Apr 2, 2014

Religion and Politics speaker series

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Location: 119 O'Shaughnessy

"Theological and Secular Arguments for Religious Freedom in Early Christian Thought" 

Timothy Samuel Shah, Associate Director of the Religious Freedom Project at the Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs and Visiting Assistant Professor in the Government Department, Georgetown University.

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Apr 9

Wednesday Apr 9, 2014

Religion and Politics Series

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Location: 119 O'Shaughnessy

A reminder that the next speaker in our religion and politics series is:

 

Iza Hussin, Assistant Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Chicago,  'The Politics of Islamic Law," Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 12:30 pm., 119 O'Shaughnessy.…

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Apr 24

Thursday Apr 24, 2014

A New Critical Juncture?

Location: Hesburgh Center

"A New Critical Juncture?" Conference Honoring David and Ruth Collier

Thursday, April 24, 2014 | All day or non-timed event

Description

“A New Critical Juncture? Changing Patterns of Interest Representation and Regime Politics in Contemporary Latin America”

Conference honoring David and Ruth Collier


Hesburgh Center

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Apr 26

Saturday Apr 26, 2014

Conference: The Lived History of Vatican II

Location: Notre Dame Conference Center, McKenna Hall

This international conference is the culmination of a major research project designed to produce the first comparative, international, lived history of Catholicism in the Vatican II era.

In conjunction with the 50th anniversary of the opening and closing of the Second Vatican Council, Notre Dame’s Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholocism enlisted researchers to write close-grained local social histories of the immediate Council era and its aftermath in fifteen select dioceses spanning six continents. A coauthored project volume will be produced after the conference.…

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Oct 10

Friday Oct 10, 2014

The Endless End Game in Iraq

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Location: Digital Visualization Theater, Jordan Hall of Science

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The title of Trainor’s talk is “The Endless End Game in Iraq.” Trainor retired after almost 40 years of service as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans, Policies and Operations, Headquarters Marine Corps. After retirement, he was the New York Times Defense correspondent for five years and then directed the National Security Fellows Program at Harvard’s John F. Kennedy School of Government. He is the author with Michael Gordon of three major books including The Generals’ War, which covers the 1991 Gulf War, Cobra II, which covers the Iraq War begun in 2003 and concludes with The Endgame: The Inside Story of the Struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama.

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