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Gifts to the Congregation of Holy Cross

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Mary and Jay Flaherty, together with the University of Notre Dame, will contribute $50 million in support of the University and the Congregation of Holy Cross. Read More

Dorms Ready for Christmas Season

Author: Daily Domer Staff

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas on campus. Though there may not be snow on the ground, many dorms have already begun to get into the Christmas spirit. Read More

Bobby Clark Announces Retirement

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Notre Dame Athletics | November 30, 2017

After 31 highly successful seasons produced 369 victories as a collegiate men’s soccer head coach--216 of those, highlighted by the 2013 NCAA title, during the last 17 years in that role at the University of Notre Dame—the Bobby Clark coaching era has ended. Read More

Irish Earn NCAA Championships Berth

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Robby Hamman | November 29, 2017

The Irish are dancing for the first time in five seasons. The University of Notre Dame volleyball team has been selected to play in the 2017 NCAA Championships, making its first appearance since the 2012 season. The Irish are headed to Lexington, Kentucky, to take on Western Kentucky at 5 p.m. ET on Friday, Dec. 1 in the first round.  Read More

From Soldier to Scholar

Author: Daily Domer Staff

A new initiative aims to ratchet up the recruitment of veterans to Notre Dame, where they offer a unique perspective at a university with aspirations for a diverse student body. Read More

Soundings: Thanks to the Trail Guide

Author: Daily Domer Staff

He had shown me photos of him backpacking in the Grand Canyon. When he learned I liked to backpack, he said next time he’d ask me to go along. So here we were. Destination: Zion National Park. Read More

Irish Surge To 5-2 Victory Over Gophers

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Joanne Norell | November 28, 2017

The fourth-ranked University of Notre Dame hockey team erupted for five goals Saturday night en route to its ninth straight win as the Fighting Irish (12-3-1, 6-0-0-0 B1G) downed conference foe and No. 6-rated Minnesota (9-6-1, 3-4-1-1 B1G) 5-2 at the Compton Family Ice Arena (4,383). Read More

Notre Dame-Newman Centre

Author: Daily Domer Staff

University of Notre Dame president Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C. joined the Most Rev. Diarmuid Martin, Archbishop of Dublin, to inaugurate the Notre Dame-Newman Centre. Read More

Grotto Network Launches

Author: Daily Domer Staff

On the occasion of its 175th anniversary, the University of Notre Dame announced Sunday the launch of Grotto Network, a digital media platform for young Catholic adults. Read More

Notre Dame Knocks Off South Carolina

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Athletics Writer | November 27, 2017

In dramatic, come-from-behind fashion, the No. 6/6 University of Notre Dame women’s basketball team knocked off defending national champion No. 3/2 South Carolina, 92-85, to win the Gulf Coast Showcase tournament championship on Sunday. Read More

Engineering Majors Making a Difference

Author: Daily Domer Staff

NDSEED (Notre Dame Students Empowering Through Engineering Development) was founded in 2008 by six students who wanted to put their skills into action through service. Read More

Master Builders: Hessert Machinists

Author: Daily Domer Staff

When air speeds inside a hypersonic wind tunnel are expected to reach 4,000 miles per hour, the crafting of the most critical part of the tunnel—its nozzle—needs to be hyper-exact. Read More

Ani Aprahamian

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Aprahamian is Secretary of IUPAP's Commission on Nuclear Physics. Read More

Irish Win Maui Invitational

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Robby Hamman | November 24, 2017

No. 13/12 Notre Dame (6-0) pulled off a remarkable second-half comeback to defeat No. 6/6 Wichita State by a final score of 67-66 to win the Maui Invitational title.

After Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey drew up a perfect out of bounds play with three seconds left in the game, senior Martinas Geben was fouled and sent to the free-throw line. The senior big man sank both shots to deliver the Irish the championship in a game where they led for a combined 22 seconds. Read More

Empowering Veterans & Service Members

Author: Daily Domer Staff

There's a type of student that Notre Dame says it would like to see more of on campus. The new Office of Veterans and Military Affairs will be actively recruiting students with service experience. Read More

Treasure Hunters

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Modern geologists search for microscopic flecks of gold diffused over a broad area but invisible to the naked eye, then extract them using cyanide and carbon solutions, for profit. Read More

Nelson Named Outland Trophy Finalist

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Notre Dame Athletics | November 24, 2017

University of Notre Dame senior offensive guard Quenton Nelson has been named a finalist for the 2017 Outland Trophy, which is presented to the nation’s most outstanding interior lineman by the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA). Read More

Combating Environmental Toxins

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Researchers are using the Notre Dame Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility (ND-LEEF) to study how engineered nanoparticles move and spread in the natural environment. Read More

Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic will feature the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins outdoors on Jan. 1, 2019 at the newly renovated Notre Dame Stadium. Read More

Farrell Turns In Career Performance

Author: Grace Prosniewski


Robby Hamman | November 21, 2017

The senior duo of Matt Farrell and Bonzie Colson put on a clinic on Monday, as Notre Dame (4-0) won its first-round matchup in the Maui Invitational, defeating Chaminade (2-1) by a final score of 83-56. Farrell scored a career-high 27 points while Colson added 23 to combine for 50 points. Read More

Notre Dame Beats Wolfpack

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Robby Hamman | November 21, 2017

Notre Dame (21-8, 11-7 ACC) sent the senior class out in fashion on Senior Day, as the Irish outlasted a very good NC State team in a thrilling 3-2 (27-25, 22-25, 26-24, 24-26, 15-9) victory. The Irish block was phenomenal on Sunday, racking up 21.0 team blocks in the match, which is a program record for the 25-point scoring era.  Read More

Fighting to Protect Our Country

Author: Daily Domer Staff

In the unlikely event of a nuclear attack on American soil, Notre Dame engineering professor Antonio Simonetti makes one thing clear: The perpetrator could and would be found. Read More

Not a Trivial Pursuit

Author: Daily Domer Staff

100 mornings a year, more than 8,500 people around the world wake up to an email signed by Thorsten A. Integrity. It contains a link to six difficult trivia questions, as well their opponent for the day. Read More

Umesh Garg

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Garg is in the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Read More