Green pennant of Notre-Dame above the north end of Notre-Dame stadium (Photo by Matt Cashore / University of Notre-Dame)
The University of Notre Dame football team will host the University of Cincinnati at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 2 at Notre Dame Stadium. A number of events have been scheduled around the game, including lectures, presentations and performances. Visitors are reminded to follow COVID protocols while on campus. In addition, the Notre-Dame stadium is now a cashless venue and tickets are mobile only. To learn more about these and other stadium and campus policies, visit gameday.nd.edu.
Friday October 1
- “Jim Dine: American iconFeaturing the work of painter, printmaker, sculptor and poet Jim Dine, from 10 am to 5 pm, through December 11, Snite Museum of Art.
- “President of the Defense Ministers», An immersive installation by artist Kevin Beasley exploring ideas of power and race in America, 10 am to 5 pm, until December 23, Snite Museum of Art.
- Football Fridays at the Eck, featuring hatchback food, special guest interviews, student group performances, giveaways and more, 11:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Eck Visitors Center.
- Mass, 11:30 am, Basilica of the Sacred Heart.
- Innovation rally, featuring networking and an interactive showcase of startups and emerging and cutting-edge technologies from Notre Dame, from noon to 2:30 p.m., Innovation Park.
- Open House on Graduate Business Programs, featuring information about Mendoza College of Business graduate degree offerings, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Mendoza College of Business atrium.
- Dante Now !, Community recitations of Dante’s Divine Comedy, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., various locations.
- Doors open for graduate business programs, 2 p.m. to 3 p.m., atrium of Mendoza College of Business.
- A step ahead with the arts and letters, “An American Salesman in China: Adventures in the Global Marketplace of the 1920s,” featuring Elisabeth Köll, Professor and Chair of the History Department of Notre Dame, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., LaBar Recital Hall, O ‘Neill Hall.
- Dante Now !, Reflections on Pope Francis’ Apostolic Letter to Dante, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Auditorium Annenberg, Snite Museum of Art.
- Roundtable: Post-pandemic labor markets, presented by the Medieval Institute and featuring Dan Graff of the Higgins Labor Program, Dan Hobbins of the Medieval Institute and Tamara Kay of the Keough School of Global Affairs, 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., 102 LaFortune Student Center.
- Conversation and Reading, with author Alice McDermott, academy professor and Richard A. Macksey Professor for Distinguished Teaching in the Humanities at Johns Hopkins University, in conversation with Sara Maurer, associate professor of English at Notre Dame, 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., 1030 Jenkins Nanovic Halls.
- Trumpets under the dome, from 4:10 p.m. to 4:20 p.m., in front of the main building.
- The group parades to the rehearsal, from 4:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., main building.
- Glee Club Open Rehearsals, 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., LaBar Recital Hall, O’Neill Hall.
- Mass, 5.15 p.m., Basilica of the Sacred Heart.
- Daily rosary, 6:45 p.m., Grotte Notre-Dame de Lourdes.
Saturday October 2
- Midnight Drummers Circle, midnight to 12:15 a.m., in front of the main building.
- Open house at Cedar Grove Cemetery, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Cedar Grove Cemetery.
- Undergraduate Admissions Information Session, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., First Floor, McKenna Hall (high schools and transfer students only; registration required).
- Confession, 10 a.m., Basilica of the Crypt of the Sacred Heart.
- Hayon des Champions, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., patio of the Legends of Notre Dame.
- Rosary Gameday, 10:30 am, Basilica of the Sacred Heart.
- Saturdays with the saints, “Saints of the Black Death,” featuring Timothy P. O’Malley, Director of Education at the McGrath Institute for Church Life in Notre Dame, 10:30 to 11:30 am, Andrews Auditorium, Geddes Hall.
- Scientific exploration series, “Bed and Breakfast of Pathogens: Urinary Catheterization,” featuring Ana Lidia Flores-Mireles, Hawk Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at Notre Dame, 11 am to noon, 101 Jordan Hall of Science.
- Mass, 11:30 am, Basilica of the Crypt of the Sacred Heart.
- Glee Club ND-in-Revue concert, 11:30 a.m. to noon, Library Quad.
- “The Spanish Flu Epidemic of 1918: A Historical Perspective,” featuring Dr. Joseph Peter Meyer (’74), 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, 105 Jordan Hall of Science.
- The Middle Ages in an object, presented by the Medieval Institute and featuring lightning-quick lectures on medieval objects in the University’s collections, noon to 1:30 p.m., West Pavilion, Hesburgh Library.
- “Jim Dine: American Icon,” featuring the work of painter, printmaker, sculptor and poet Jim Dine, from noon to 5 pm, through December 11, Snite Museum of Art.
- “Chair of the Ministers of Defense,” an immersive installation by artist Kevin Beasley exploring ideas of power and race in America, noon to 5 pm, through December 23, Snite Museum of Art.
- Players’ walk, featuring the Musique Notre Dame and the football team, 12:15 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., Quad Library.
- Trumpets under the Dome, featuring the trumpet section of the Orchester Notre Dame, from 12:30 p.m. to 12:40 p.m., in front of the main building.
- Orchestra concert on the steps, 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., Bond Hall.
- Marching band parade, 1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m., from the main building to the Notre-Dame stadium.
- Flyover, with four F-16s from the Toledo Air National Guard base, before kick-off, Notre-Dame stadium.
- Post-match mass, 30 minutes after the match, Basilica of the Sacred Heart and DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.
Sunday October 3
- Mass, 8 a.m., 10 a.m. and noon, Basilica of the Sacred Heart.