Opening of the Academic Year Mass and Picnic
All are invited to gather for the Opening of the Academic Year Mass. Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., University President, will serve as presider and homilist. Music for the liturgy will be provided by the Notre Dame Liturgical Choir, Women's Liturgical Choir, and Folk Choir. A picnic will follow on the west end of South Quad near the Rockne Memorial. Both dining halls will be closed for the occasion.