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19th Amendment Centennial of Women's Right to Vote Traveling Exhibit Closing Day

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Location: South Reading Room, Kresge Law Library

The centennial anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment gives state and local bar associations, lawyers, judges and other legal professionals, educators and civic organizations the opportunity to celebrate 100 years of women’s constitutional right to vote, to educate the public about the Nineteenth Amendment and the battle for women’s suffrage, and to promote law that ensures women’s full and equal exercise of their right to vote and to participate in our democracy.…

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Indiana Women's Suffrage Centennial: How Women Have Shaped the Judiciary

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Location: McCartan Courtroom

Notre Dame Law School will host a panel discussion, How Women Have Shaped the Judiciary, to commemorate the 19th Amendment centennial of women’s right to vote. The panelists include:

Chief Justice Loretta Rush of the Indiana Supreme Court
Judge Elizabeth Tavitas ’85, ’90 J.D. of the Indiana Court of Appeals

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Pizza, Pop, & Politics: "Girl Power: Examining the Role of Women Voters in Presidential Elections"

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Location: Geddes Hall, Coffee House

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Christina Wolbrecht, professor of political science and director of the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy, will facilitate the first discussion of the semester.   

Pizza, Pop, and Politics is a monthly event through ND Votes which creates a space to discuss political issues with faculty and engage through civil discourse. All are welcome.

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The Party Decision: Positive and negative aspects of instrumental and expressive partisanship

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Location: B101 Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Wayde Marsh

Wayde Marsh

Wayde Z.C. Marsh is a 3rd year Ph.D. student in American politics and political theory at the University of Notre Dame. His research focuses on political parties, public opinion, electoral behavior, and the ways parties and partisans react to societal traumas. His research has appeared in Politics, Groups, and Identities. He is a Voll Family Presidential Fellow in the Social Sciences.

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Rhetoric and Reality: A Century of Votes for Women

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Location: Carroll Auditorium, Madeleva Hall, Saint Mary's College

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A community celebration of women’s suffrage sponsored by the League of Women Voters of the South Bend area and featuring Dr. Christina Wolbrecht, professor of political science and director of the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy at the University of Notre Dame. All are welcome!

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CANCELED: U.S. Presidential Debate

Location: Purcell Pavilion, Joyce Center

For the first time, the University of Notre Dame will host a U.S. presidential debate, a decision announced by the Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD).

The debate at Notre Dame (debate.nd.edu) will be the first debate in the 2020 election series. It will take place on Sept. 29, 2020, (Tuesday) in the Purcell Pavilion of the Joyce Center.…

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The Higgins Labor Film Club: Gender@Work on the American Screen - "Norma Rae"

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Location: Zoom

Norma Rae (1979, directed by Martin Ritt, starring Sally Field)
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Discussion featuring Christina Wolbrecht, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Rooney Center for the Study of American Democracy and the Notre Dame Washington Program

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