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Sprint Athletics Attendance Policy

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | March 19, 2021

The University of Notre Dame, in accordance with campus health and safety protocols and with the guidance of local health officials, will limit attendance for sports competing this spring to guests of competing Notre Dame student-athletes and coaches as well as current Notre Dame, Holy Cross and St. Mary’s College students. Students will be expected to show a current I.D. and physically distanced seating will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. Additional student attendance policies can be found here. Read More

In memoriam: Theologian Jan Poorman

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Janice Poorman, director of formation and field education and professor of the practice in the Department of Theology at the University of Notre Dame, died Wednesday (March 10) after a courageous battle with breast cancer. She was 68. Read More

Televised 2021 Football Pro Day

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | March 18, 2021

 The University of Notre Dame will hold its 2021 Pro Day for NFL personnel on Wednesday, March 31, at the Irish Athletics Center. The on-field testing and drills will be televised live, beginning at 11 a.m. ET, on NBCSN.

NBC Sports commentators and Fighting Irish alumni Jac Collinsworth ‘17 and Corey Robinson ‘17 will host the one-hour live broadcast on-site. NBC Sports analyst and former NFL quarterback Chris Simms will provide analysis remotely. Notre Dame’s Dick Corbett Head Football Coach Brian Kelly will join Collinsworth and Robinson on air to discuss draft-eligible prospects, while John and Bobbie Arlotta Offensive Coordinator Tommy Rees and Bob Hinton Defensive Coordinator Marcus Freeman will also sit down with the hosts. Other members of the Notre Dame Football coaching staff will be mic’d up for the segments of the broadcast, including Director of Football Performance Matt Balis.  Read More

Jim Sullivan to testify on anti-poverty programs

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Worker and Family Support Subcommittee at the Ways and Means Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives invited Jim Sullivan, the Gilbert F. Schaefer College Professor of Economics and co-founder of the Wilson Sheehan Lab For Economic Opportunities at the University of Notre Dame, to testify at its upcoming hearing “Health Profession Opportunity Grants: Past Successes and Future Uses.” Read More

The Political Isle

Author: Daily Domer Staff

History’s spotlight shines on JFK, but fellow Irish-Catholics Mike Mansfield and John McCormack joined the president as pioneers in the corridors of power. Read More

Hygiene product drive Saturday

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame women’s rowing team will host a drive-thru hygiene product drive for local K-8 students from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday (March 20) in the parking lot south of Alumni Stadium, on the southeast side of campus near Twyckenham Drive and Angela Boulevard. Read More

Carla Harris to receive Laetare Medal

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Carla Harris, vice chairman of wealth management and senior client adviser at Morgan Stanley — as well as a celebrated gospel singer, speaker and author — will be awarded the University of Notre Dame’s 2021 Laetare Medal, the oldest and most prestigious honor given to American Catholics, at the 176th University Commencement Ceremony on May 23 (Sunday). Read More