Monika Spalinski | February 17, 2016
The life of Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of the University of Notre Dame, who died Feb. 26, 2015, at the age of 97, will be remembered in events on campus and in the community this month.
The Office of Campus Ministry at Notre Dame will host a special musical celebration to honor the one-year anniversary of Father Hesburgh’s death. All are invited to attend the Father Hesburgh Memorial Concert at 8 p.m. Feb. 26 (Friday) at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Music will be performed by the Notre Dame Liturgical Choir, Folk Choir, Celebration Choir, Basilica Schola and Coro Primavera. Words of remembrance will also be offered by Rev. Austin Collins, C.S.C., religious superior of Congregation of Holy Cross priests and brothers at Notre Dame and a longtime friend of Father Hesburgh. The free concert will be streamed live online here.