University of Notre Dame

Den Dialogues

This page was last updated on July 18, 2017.

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.

September 26, 2017
5:30 to 7:30, 217 Coleman-Morse Center

Host: Dr. Steve Brady
Topic: Foreign policy in the Trump administration

November 7, 2017
5:30 to 7:30, Prof. Dziadula’s home

Host: Prof. Eva Dziadula, Department of Economics
Topic: NFL Anthem Protests, the effect on other leagues that are not participating and the overall impact on the issue of race and inequality

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