2012–2014 Faculty Fellows

2012–2014 Faculty Fellows


Rev. Hugh R. Page, Jr.

Dean of The First Year of Studies

Associate Professor of Theology and Africana Studies

The Reverend Hugh R. Page, Jr. is an Episcopal priest, poet, musician, photographer, martial artist, and certified tennis professional. He strives to live according to the Renaissance Ideal of broad learning and full engagement in life. Dr. Pages’s research interests are in early Hebrew poetry; the cultural content of ancient epic; theories of myth; African American biblical interpretation; poetry as medium for theological expression; the use of religious traditions and sacred texts in the construction of individual and corporate identity in the Black community; and the role of mysticism and esoterism in African-American, Afro-Caribbean, and Afro-Canadian spirituality. As a Faculty Fellow, he will lead an initiative outlining a vision of meaningful community engagement for the first-year experience.


Kevin Whelan

Michael Smurfit Director of the Keough-Notre Dame Centre in Dublin

Kevin Whelan is one of Ireland’s best known and widely published scholars of history. Since 2009, he has incorporated a community-based learning (CBL) component into his required Introduction to Ireland course for students to examine and engage in social issues in Dublin during their semester abroad. Whelan has written or edited 15 books and over one hundred articles on Ireland’s history, geography, and culture. As a Faculty Fellow, he will deepen his collaboration with Center staff member Rosie McDowell to foster student engagement in contemporary social issues in Dublin through CBL. He provided oversight to the pilot program of the Dublin Social Concerns Internships in summer 2012 and he will consult with Center staff on initiatives to promote CBL as a salient component of the study abroad experience. He also was the chair a panel on CBL at the Forum on Education Abroad conference in Dublin in December 2012, and presenedt at its 2013 conference in Chicago (April 3-5).


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Upcoming Events

September 2021

Information Session | ISSLP 2022 (In-Person and Virtual)
Sunday, September 26, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

October 2021

Signs of the Times Brown Bag Lunch Series | Refugees
Friday, October 1, 2021 - 12:00pm
Information Session | ISSLP 2022 (In-Person Only)
Monday, October 4, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
What to do with my Ph.D.? Community Engagement Career Paths
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor
Tuesday, October 5, 2021 - 7:00pm
The Social
Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 4:30pm to 5:30pm
Information Session | Catholic Social Tradition Minor
Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Information Session | ISSLP 2022 (In-Person and Virtual)
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Application Close | ISSLP 2022
Monday, October 25, 2021 - 12:00am to 11:45pm

November 2021

Labor Café First Friday
Friday, November 5, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Dignity and Justice Workshop
Friday, November 12, 2021 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Higgins Labor CLASSics | Blue Collar (1978)
Sunday, November 14, 2021 - 3:00pm

December 2021

Signs of the Times Brown Bag Lunch Series | Housing
Friday, December 3, 2021 - 12:00pm
Labor Café First Friday
Friday, December 3, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm