ND and Ireland

The events surrounding last week’s football game in Dublin’s Aviva Stadium provided numerous occasions to marvel at the splendidly inextricable relationship between the University of Notre Dame and the land and the people of Ireland.

That relationship was the theme of the Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism 2012 Hibernian Lecture, given Aug. 30 by Kevin Whelan, Smurfit Director of the Keough-Notre Dame Study Centre, at O’Connell House on Dublin’s Merrion Square. The Hibernian lecture, sponsored by the Ancient Order of Hibernians, annually presents distinguished scholarship in Irish-American history, and this the first time it had been given in Ireland.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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