March for Life 2020

Location: Washington, D.C.

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The de Nicola Center for Ethics and Culture is proud to once again sponsor students, faculty, and staff from Notre Dame, Saint Mary's, and Holy Cross College to attend the March for Life in Washington, D.C. Follow the ND contingent's social media posts on Twitter and Facebook using the hashtag: #NDM4L20




Travel Reimbursements (Faculty, Staff, Graduate Students)
The dCEC is offering travel reimbursements for Notre Dame, Saint Mary's, and Holy Cross faculty, staff and graduate students. Submit your request before January 12th using this form. Contact dCEC Culture of Life Program Manager Petra Farrell at with any questions.

For your convenience, the dCEC has reserved a block of rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC Downtown, 815 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20005 (click the address to open in Google Maps), located within walking distance of the March for Life. To reserve a room, please click here or call 1-877-STAY-HGI (782-9444) and reference the group code "NDM4L 2020". Please note: rooms must be booked before Monday, December 16, 2019.

Travel on the Student Buses
The Notre Dame Right to Life club is offering bus transportation to the March for undergraduate and graduate students for $35 round-trip. Information and registration available here. Please note: bus transportation must be booked before Friday, December 20, 2019.

Schedule of Events

Mass with the Marchers – Friday, January 24 at 10:00 a.m.
The Notre Dame contingent will pray together at a Mass at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 18 at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Alexandria, 1910 N Randolph St, Arlington, VA 22207 (click the address to open in Google Maps).

March for Life – Friday, January 24 at 11:30 a.m.
The Notre Dame group plans to meet on 14th St. NW between Madison Dr. NW and Jefferson Dr. SW (near the Washington Monument and the National Museum of African-American History and Culture, click the address to open Google Maps) at approximately 11:30 a.m. on Friday. Students will be carrying the large Notre Dame Right to Life banner.

Reception – Friday, January 24 at 5:30 p.m.
The dCEC and the Notre Dame Alumni Association will sponsor a reception for Notre Dame staff, faculty, graduate students, alumni and friends following the March on Friday evening (5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.) at The National Press Club, 529 14th Street, NW, Washington D.C. 20045 (click the address to open in Google Maps). RSVP for the reception here.

Mass for Life – Saturday, January 25 at 9:30 a.m.
On Saturday, January 25, all are welcome to attend a Mass for Life celebrated by Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades (Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend) at 9:30 a.m. at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, 400 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC 20017 (click the address to open in Google Maps).

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