South Bend Man Creates ND Totem Pole

Author: Daily Domer Staff

We introduce you to a South Bend area man who decided that when life gave him too many acorns, he'd make a tribute to his favorite sports team. Read More

Expanding Opportunity in Africa

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Notre Dame Initiative for Global Development has received $1.6 million from Accenture to expand the Connectivity, Electricity and Education for Entrepreneurship project in Uganda. Read More

FTT Course Makes Special Effects Real

Author: Daily Domer Staff

One semester is all Ken Cole needs to teach his students how to control the weather. The group of about 10 students simulated explosions, used makeup to create realistic-looking wounds and built props out of scraps and spare parts. Read More

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Editor’s Picks

Editor’s Picks Archive


The Boys of Spring

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Somewhere around the time I became a teenager in the summer of 1962, I attended an Old-Timers’ game at Memorial Stadium in my hometown of Baltimore. The only thing I remember about it was my puzzlement at the way the old-timers ran the bases.  Read More

The boy who built his sister a time machine

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Last summer, when Buchanan “Buck” Bourdon ’16 decided to start building mobile apps, he realized he had the perfect project: helping his disabled older sister, Haley, tell time on her own terms. Read More

A View From the Stands

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The complex obstacles behind launching a new enterprise boiled down to a simple formula for Dave Finocchio ’05 — combine vision and passion with hard work.  Read More

Rising From the Ashes

Author: Daily Domer Staff

In 1852, Clement Studebaker and his brother started a blacksmith forge in South Bend, Indiana, with assets of $68 to their name.  Read More

A House Divided

Author: Daily Domer Staff

What finally drove me in 2009 from a newspaper job I loved was not a singular blow by a management team slowly destroying the paper. No, that would come later, as I walked out the door. Read More

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Haifeng Gao

Author: Daily Domer Staff

A new paper by a team of researchers incliding Notre Dame's Haifeng Gao presents, for the first time, a synthesis of polymers using an efficient technique. Read More

Ahsan Kareem

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Ahsan Kareem, the Robert M. Moran Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences, was elected president of the International Association of Wind Engineering.  Read More

David Go

Author: Daily Domer Staff

David Go, associate professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, has been named one of the three inaugural ECS Toyota Young Investigator Fellows. Read More

Stephen Wrinn

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Stephen M. Wrinn, director of the University Press of Kentucky, has been named director of the University of Notre Dame Press. The appointment is effective Sept. 1. Read More

Jessica Hellmann

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Jessica Hellmann, associate professor and associate department chair of Biological Sciences, has been named the new director of the University of Minnesota’s Institute on the Environment.  Read More

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