Assessing opposing arguments, using evidence to resolve controversies, and integrating ideas from different disciplines are hallmarks of an inquiring mind. Den Dialogues is a discussion of current events and issues designed to enhance these vital intellectual skills.
Notre Dame faculty lead Den Dialogues discussions in their homes, encouraging and participating in a lively exchange of ideas.Meetings are two hours long (Student should budget 3 hours to include travel) and focus on a topic or issue selected by faculty hosts in collaboration with first-year students.
Host: Dr. Nancy Michael, Director of Undergraduates Studies, Neuroscience and Behavior
Topic of Discussion: How is Your First Year Going? / Stress, Sleep, Relationships, etc.
For all events, students are picked up at the Library at 5:15 picked up at Library and returned by 8:00 pm.