Ticket reservations reopen for Ruth Bader Ginsburg talk

first_imgStudents will have a second chance Friday to apply for tickets to see U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speak during her first-ever visit to Notre Dame.The main event, “A Conversation with U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg,” will be held in Purcell Pavilion on Monday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., and is free but ticketed.Due to a high number of sales after the event was initially announced Aug. 30, ticket reservations were temporarily suspended. Tickets sales reopened Friday morning for members of the student body and are available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on a first-come, first-serve basis.On the day of the event, doors open at 4:30 p.m. Monday, and students are encouraged to arrive by 5 p.m. to pass through security checkpoints. Attendees should enter through the south side of the Joyce Center.Photography, videography, weapons, backpacks, purses and large bags will be prohibited from the event, according to the email.Ginsburg has served on the U.S. Supreme Court since her appointment by President Bill Clinton on Aug. 10, 1993. Prior to assuming her seat on the Supreme Court, Ginsburg served as general counsel to the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) from 1973 to 1980 and subsequently served on the organization’s national board of directors from 1974 to 1980.Ann Williams, a U.S. Circuit Judge and 1975 law school alumna, will serve as moderator for the conversation. Williams was appointed to the Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit in 1999. She currently serves on the University’s Board of Trustees.The event is sponsored by the Office of the President, Notre Dame Law School and Notre Dame Student Government. Tickets are available online and more information can be found at nd.edu/Ginsburg.Tags: Notre Dame Law School, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Supreme Courtlast_img read more

Brenda (White) Clark

first_imgBrenda (White) Clark, 62, of Aurora, Indiana, passed away Sunday August 30, 2020 in Lawrenceburg, Indiana.She was born June 22, 1958 in Lawrenceburg, IN, daughter of the late Donald White Sr. and Hedy (Goodpaster) Seaborn.Brenda attended the New Hope Baptist Church.She previously worked at Dearborn County Hospital.Brenda loved to bake, and she loved to decorate cakes. She enjoyed gardening, travel, making wood crafts, BINGO, and collecting angels and butterflies. Brenda loved dogs. Most of all, she loved being with family and was very devoted to her family.Brenda is survived by her loving spouse Kenneth Clark; children, Nicole (Marco) Carpio of Plano, TX, Christopher “Eddie” Clark (Paige Kinnett) of Moores Hill, IN, Brandy Clark (Jake Lunsford) of Moores Hill, IN; siblings, Tammy White of Aurora, IN, Hazel (James) Hauser of Sarasota, FL, Timmy (Char) White of Bradenton, FL; and grandchildren, Marco Carpio, Hank Clark, and another grandson, Krue Clark due to arrive in 8 weeks.She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Donny White, Jr., and Charles White, sister, Cheryl White.Private family services will be held at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, 219 Mechanic Street, Aurora, Indiana.Interment will be in the River View Cemetery, Aurora, Indiana.Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association or American Heart Association. Please call the funeral home office at (812) 926-1450 and we will notify the family of your donation with a card.Due to the current situation dealing with COVID-19, we are following the directives from Governor Holcomb and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention concerning large events and mass gatherings. The family deeply appreciates the support and love shown from friends, but the health and well being of everyone in our community is of top priority. We are asking everyone who will be in attendance to please remember the social distancing guidelines at all times, and the wearing of masks is highly recommended.Alternative ways to express your condolences can be done by going online at our website and leaving the family a message, sending a card, flowers, or making a donation in memory of their loved one.Visit: www.rullmans.comlast_img read more