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"The Church and Immigration"

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Bishop Alvaro Ramazzini of Guatemala will be the keynote speaker at Notre Dame's “The Church and Immigration” conference. Read More

Zach Auguste: Student. Athlete. Irish

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Men's Basketball | Feb. 26, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

Sophomore forward Zach Auguste sits down for FIDM's signature interview series - Student. Athlete. Irish.  Read More

Notre Dame Named Research Partner

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame has been selected as a research partner in two important advanced manufacturing institutes named by President Obama to receive government and private sector funding. Read More

Fortunato is National Rookie of the Week

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse | Feb. 24, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Freshman Cortney Fortunato of the No. 12 Notre Dame women's lacrosse team was named the national Rookie of the Week on Monday by WomensLax.com.

The Northport, N.Y. native was crucial to the Irish's 8-7 win over then-No. 12 Stony Brook on Saturday night, having a hand in five of Notre Dame's eight goals, scoring four herself and assisting on another. Amongst the four strikes was what held up as the game-winner. Fortunato also filled out the stat sheet nicely with four ground balls, two caused turnovers and one crucial draw control. The draw control came after Stony Brook scored to close to within a goal at 8-7 with 1:41 to play. Fortunato grabbed the ball off of the draw and the Irish were able to maintain possession for the next 1:37 and claim the victory.  Read More

Hockey: Summerhays Named PotW

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Hockey | Feb. 24, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

Notre Dame hockey goalie Steven Summerhays blocks a shot against Minnesota on Nov 8 / Matt Cashore

Notre Dame, Ind. - For the second week in a row, Notre Dame senior goaltender Steven Summerhays (Anchorage, Alaska) has been selected as the Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week, this week sharing the honor with UMass.-Lowell goaltender Doug Carr. Read More

Loyd Earns National PotW Honors

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Women's Basketball | Feb. 24, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

W BBall - Jewell Loyd vs Ga Tech

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - For the second time this season, both in the past three weeks, a Notre Dame player has earned a pair of major weekly honors, this time with sophomore guard Jewell Loyd Read More

Helping the Sick in Haiti

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Notre Dame Haiti Program has partnered with Carribex S.A. to help reduce preventable disease in Haiti. Read More

Irish Win ACC Conference Title

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The women's basketball team wins their first ACC title behind a stellar 31-point performance from senior Kayla McBride. Read More

Irish Connection: McBride Drops 31 on Duke

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Women's Basketball | Feb. 23, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

A closer look at Kayla McBride's career-high 31 point performance as the Irish defeat Duke and clinch the ACC regular season title. Read More

W Lax: Irish Defeat #12 Stony Brook, 8-7

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Women's Lacrosse | Feb. 23, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Freshman Cortney Fortunato scored four times and added an assist as the No. 15 Notre Dame women's lacrosse team (2-1) picked up an 8-7 win on Saturday night over No. 12 Stony Brook (2-1) at the Loftus Sports Center. Read More

Hockey Brings Business

Author: Daily Domer Staff

A four-day hockey tournament at Notre Dame's Compton Family Ice Arena has generated nearly $1 million for the South Bend area. Read More

Tracking Sun Spots

Author: Daily Domer Staff

What's causing all such extreme weather this winter? Notre Dame professor Peter Garnavich says it might start with the sun. Read More

W BBall: Irish Cruise By Wake Forest, 86-61

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Women's Basketball | Feb. 20, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

Women's Basketball - Achonwa and Reimer vs Wake Forest

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Notre Dame didn't have one of its better shooting games against Wake Forest.

However, the second-ranked Fighting Irish did enough right in other areas to stay unbeaten with an 86-61 victory over the Demon Deacons and remain atop the ACC standings. Read More

W Swimming: Reaney Wins ACC Championship

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Women's Swimming & Diving | Feb. 20, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

W Swimming Emma Reaney

GREENSBORO, N.C. – University of Notre Dame women’s swimming and diving standout Emma Reaney made a statement to the rest of the Atlantic Coast Conference Thursday night with a dominating performance in the 200 IM as she claimed the first ACC individual championship in program history. Read More

Softball: Irish Stake Two Shutouts

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Softball | Feb. 20, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

Laura Winter pitches

CATHEDRAL CITY, Calif. – The University of Notre Dame softball team kept its recent winning surge rolling Thursday on the first day of play at the 2014 Mary Nutter Collegiate Classic at the Big League Dreams Sports Complex. The No. 24 Irish (8-1) defeated Pacific 1-0 to open tournament play before blanking BYU 6-0 to run the team’s current winning streak to seven games.
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Coastal Engineer

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Professor Joannes J. Westerink is awarded the inaugural Orville T. Magoon Sustainable Coasts Award. Read More

Football: Nine Invited to NFL Combine

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Football | Feb. 19, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

NFL Scouting Combine

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Nine former University of Notre Dame players have been officially invited to the National Football League Combine, held from February 22-25, 2013 in Indianapolis, Ind. at Lucas Oil Stadium. Read More

W Swimming: Six Qualify for NCAAs

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Women's Swimming | Feb. 20, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Consider day one of the Atlantic Coast Conference Women's Swimming and Diving Championships a success for the University of Notre Dame as the 200 medley relay squad punched its ticket to next month's NCAA Championships with an impressive swim against some of the nation's elite. Read More