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London Global Gateway Professor to Release New Book

On September 1, 2015, Gill Gregory, professor of English literature at the London Global Gateway, will release her new book, The Studio: A Psychoanalytic Legacy.   The book, described as a poetic memoir, deals with past struggles through the exploration of art history and psychoanalysis.

Notre Dame and Oxford Connect over Tea with Lord Patten

Four Notre Dame students currently studying at the University of Oxford were recently invited to meet Lord Patten of Barnes, chancellor of the University, alongside Warren von Eschenbach, assistant provost for Europe and director of the London Global Gateway, and Michael Hannigan, a Notre Dame alumnus (Arts and Letters and...

Innovations in Study Abroad to Increase Student Opportunities

Notre Dame International will launch four new short-term Study Abroad programs for summer 2015: South Africa for Student-Athletes, Summer Greece, China Summer Language Program, and Global Gateway seminars for rising freshmen. This expansion of program offerings marks progress toward NDI’s—and the University’s—goal to provide every eligible undergraduate with an opportunity...

Notre Dame London Alumni Club Receives Two Awards

We are pleased to announce that the Notre Dame Club of United Kingdom-London received two awards yesterday for commitment and outreach.  The Club has been recognized as a Program of Excellence …

Brand Lectures on Governance of Jews in Medieval England

On March 4, 2015 the London Global Gateway hosted Paul Brand, Emeritus Fellow at All Souls College, University of Oxford, for a discussion of the English laws regulating Jewish communities before their expulsion in 1290.  The talk took place as we approach the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta, the foundational...

Robson Shares Insight into Bank of England: Past, Present, and Future

On March 2, 2015 the University of Notre Dame London Global Gateway and Notre Dame Club of United Kingdom – London hosted the ninth biannual Notre Dame Alumni-Student Lecture at Fischer Hall.  This semester’s speaker was Mark Robson, Head of Statistics and Regulatory Data Division at the Bank of England....

Black Charts Influence of James Bond on British National Identity

On February 17, 2015, Notre Dame’s London Global Gateway welcomed British historian Jeremy Black (University of Exeter) to Fischer Hall, where he gave an engaging talk on the books and films of James Bond. Black focused on the representation of the cultural nature of the Cold War and the importance...

Father Theodore Hesburgh of Notre Dame dies at age 97

  Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president of the University of Notre Dame from 1952 to 1987, a priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross and one of the nation’s most influential figures in higher education, the Catholic Church and national and international affairs, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday (Feb....

U.S. State Department Updates Worldwide Travel Caution

In light of terrorist activity in Europe—and the U.S. State Department's update to the October 2014 Worldwide Travel Caution—Notre Dame International reminds Notre Dame travelers, especially students in Study Abroad programs, of the following resources and preventative safety measures: