Monday, November 28, 2011
Thursday, November 17, 2011
Wednesday, November 9, 2011
Monday, November 7, 2011
First Prize: $20 Starbucks gift certificate
Topic: Abortion: More than a Religious Issue
Deadline: Tuesday, November 29
Essays may be submitted by any students or alumni of the University of Notre Dame, Saint Mary’s College, or Holy Cross College. The inner will be featured in NDRTL’s newsletter, Footprints, and on the NDRTL website*. Essays of honorable mention may also be featured. Essays should be between 500 and 800 words (1-3 pages), although essays of greater or less length will be considered. It is recommended, though not required, to cite official Church documents. Essays may take any form of the author’s choosing, although they should be interesting and understandable to the general Notre Dame community. The essay is to respond to the specified topic, as stated above.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
*All featured essays may be subject to editing.
Lectures Happening this Weekend!
November 10-12, the Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture is hosting its annual Fall Conference. This year’s conference is entitled: “Radical Emancipation: Confronting the Challenge of Secularism.” Below are presentations of particular interest for Notre Dame Right to Life.
Friday, November 11
9:00-10:15 Panel Presentations
McKenna 210: Natural Family Planning, Contraception, and the Theology of the Body: The Practice of Virtue and the Need for Inter-traditional Discourse
McKenna 114: Human Dignity: Reason, Rights, and Revelation
McKenna 212: Bioethics and Moral Pluralism
McKenna 106: Anthropology: Evolutionary and Theological Perspectives
1:30-2:45 Invited Speakers
McKenna Auditorium: Christians and Aliens: Making Movies in a Culture of Death
3:15-4:30 Colloquium Sessions
McKenna Auditorium: Secularism and American Law
McKenna 212: Biology and the Roots of Human Dignity
McKenna 202: Secularism and Sexual Ethics
Saturday, November 12
9:00-10:15 Panel Discussions
McKenna 210-214: Defending the Sanctity of Life
Monday, October 31, 2011
Friday, October 28, 2011
Saturday, October 15, 2011
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Issue II of Footprints, Notre Dame Right to Life's newsletter, is now available. You may view it by visiting: http://www.nd.edu/%7Eprolife/footprints/Footprints_V_02.pdf.
Sunday, October 9, 2011
For more information about cupcakes for life, visit:
For information on Hannah's House, visit:
Saturday, October 8, 2011
Prices and trips:
Long Trip (1/20-1/23):
-Student Shop** $70
Short Trip (1/22-1/23)
-Student Shop** $55
*Cash/Check can be placed in an envelope under the door of the Right to Life office (305 LaFortune) or mailed through campus mail to 220 Morrissey Hall. Please include your name and email in a note with your money. Checks payable to: ND Right to Life.
**Student Shop payments will be available soon. You will receive an email notification if you register for this payment method.
The long trip will leave Friday evening (1/20). The short trip will leave Sunday (1/22). Both trips will be returning Monday (1/23). Students will miss class on Monday but will receive a University-excused absence for all missed classes.
For more information, email Mike McHale (email@example.com) or Alfredo Guzman-Dominguez (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Friday, October 7, 2011
Thursday, October 6, 2011
The government's not-so-insensible "conscience clause"
Two days later, the officers of Notre Dame Right to Life composed a letter in response. It may be found at:
Contraception and Conscience
An abridged response was published in the Observer on October 6:
Contraception and Conscience, Abridged
Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Screening of "Thine Eyes"
Wed, October 5, 7pm – 9pm
Geddes Hall Auditorium
The Notre Dame Fund to Protect Human Life will host a screening of "Thine Eyes," a film about the Annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., in advance of sign-ups for the March through the Right to Life Club.
Contact: Angela M. Pfister, J.D.
Associate Director, Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture
Cemetary of the Innocents Set-Up
Wed, October 5, 9pm – Thu, October 6, 12am
South Quad Flagpole
Cemetery of the Holy Innocents setup: We will be meeting at the flagpole to set up the cemetery on South Quad on Wednesday Oct. 5 at 9pm. It usually takes several hours to set up the cemetery, but you can always just come for as long as you are able. Bring a hammer with you if you have one to hammer the crosses into the ground.