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Students Help Refugees While Abroad

Author: Daily Domer Staff

In recent years Italy, along with many other European countries, has witnessed a large migration flow from countries struggling with poverty, violence, and war. How can we help? Read More

Wynne Named ACC Player Of The Week

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Robby Hamman | April 30, 2017


Notre Dame men's lacrosse junior attackman Mikey Wynne has earned Atlantic Coast Conference Offensive Player of the Week honors after the team's 14-13 victory over No. 16 North Carolina on April 22. The award marks the first career ACC Offensive Player of the Week honor for Wynne. Read More

Slaggert And St. Cyr Win Gold

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Dan Colleran | April 30, 2017


Notre Dame National Letter of Intent signees Graham Slaggert and Dylan St. Cyr as well as Notre Dame alum and head coach John Wroblewski helped the U.S. Men’s National Under-18 Team to a gold medal at the 2017 IIHF Under-18 men’s World Championship. Read More

Anna Simon

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Simon was recognized in the Journal of Physics G: Emerging Leaders.
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ND Hosts National Curling Championship

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Visit South Bend and the University of Notre Dame have partnered to host the 2017 Men's and Women's Arena Curling National Championships at the Compton Family Ice Arena. Read More

Irish Land Three On All-ACC Team

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Megan Golden | April 29, 2017


The Atlantic Coast Conference released its All-ACC Women’s Lacrosse Team, highlighted by three University of Notre Dame players, on Wednesday. Irish senior attacker Cortney Fortunato and senior midfielder Casey Pearsall are First Team All-ACC selections, while senior midfielder Alex Dalton received Second Team All-ACC honors.  Read More

The Forest Pig

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Olesen, half the age of an average farmer and flashing a man-bun, doesn’t look like Old McDonald. He is part of a movement of farmers who decline to sell to massive companies that trade in bulk. Read More

Professors Awarded Carnegie Fellowships

Author: Daily Domer Staff

University of Notre Dame professors Atalia Omer and David Campbell have been awarded 2017 Andrew Carnegie fellowships, the Carnegie Corporation announced Wednesday. Read More

Emily Tsui

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Tsui will be joining the faculty of Chemistry & Biochemistry.  Read More

Albrecht Selected To NCAA Regional

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Dan Colleran | April 27, 2017


Notre Dame sophomore women’s golfer Emma Albrecht has been selected to the 2017 NCAA Columbus Regional as an individual entrant the NCAA and Golf Channel announced on Thursday (April 27). 

The Columbus Regional will be played from May 8-11 at the Scarlet Course/OSU Golf Course, in Columbus, Ohio and will be hosted by Ohio State. A total of 18 teams and six individuals were selected for each of the four regional sites.  Read More

Plantinga Wins Templeton Prize

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Alvin Plantinga, a Notre Dame scholar whose writings over a half century have made theism a serious option within academic philosophy, has won the 2017 Templeton Prize Laureate. Read More

This Land is Their Land

Author: Daily Domer Staff

I'm no American. Yet. That’s regrettable, for Americans are a remarkable people. Your accomplishments are astonishing. Your attitudes on work, family and freedom are known around the world.  Read More

Martin Stone Presented Honorary Monogram

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Athletics Writer | April 27, 2017


The University of Notre Dame Monogram Club surprised head rowing coach Martin Stone with an honorary monogram on Friday, April 21, 2017, just after the team's practice at the McConnell Family Boathouse on the St. Joseph River in South Bend, Indiana.  Read More

Irish Halt Crusaders Tuesday Night

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Neil Joseph | April 26, 2017


The Notre Dame baseball team put together an explosive day at the plate to defeat Valparaiso 10-3 on a beautiful evening at Frank Eck Stadium. Although the Irish scored in only three innings, they hung crooked numbers on the scoreboard in all three to score ten runs on ten hits. Notre Dame’s pitching staff held the Crusaders in check, yielding only five hits in the game. The bullpen was once again tremendous in a weekday home game, holding Valparaiso scoreless on one hit through the final four innings. Read More

Over 25,000 Donate on Notre Dame Day

Author: Daily Domer Staff

This Notre Dame Day, ND fans around the world contributed over 25,000 gifts, totaling $2,175,436 as of 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. This year, over 3 million people watched the live broadcast. Read More

Kevin Howard

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Graduate student Howard awarded JSPS Summer 2017 Fellowship. Read More

ND Faculty Win ACLS Fellowships

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Four faculty members in the University of Notre Dame’s College of Arts and Letters have been awarded 2017 fellowships from the American Council of Learned Societies. Read More

Brady Quinn's Warrior-Scholar Project

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Fifteen active or veteran military members will spend a week at the University of Notre Dame this summer preparing for enrollment at colleges and universities around the country. Read More

ND Researchers Protect Waterways

Author: Daily Domer Staff

University of Notre Dame researchers, including Jennifer Tank, have helped develop a new predictive model for measuring nitrous oxide emissions in streams and rivers. Read More

175th Anniversary Mentioned By Assembly

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Indiana General Assembly passed a resolution, authored by Sen. Joe Zakas (R-Granger), this month recognizing and honoring the University of Notre Dame on its 175th anniversary. Read More

Golf 'Geek' Gump

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John Heisler | April 21, 2017


University of Notre Dame assistant men's golf coach Scott Gump found himself riveted to every moment of the Masters golf telecast last weekend.

"I watched every second of it," he says. "We had a couple of days off over the weekend-and for golfers it's like Christmas morning. Read More

Fourth Annual Notre Dame Day Sunday

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame family will come together on campus and around the world on April 23-24 (Sunday-Monday) to celebrate the fourth annual Notre Dame Day. Read More

Irish Tie For Ninth At The ACC Championship

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Dan Colleran | April 20, 2017


Notre Dame shot a final round 306 to finish tied for ninth at the 2017 ACC Women's Golf Championship at the Reserve Golf Club Pawleys Island (par 72/6,192 yards).

Sophomore Emma Albrecht shot a final round, one-over par 73. She paced the Irish with a three-round total of three-over par 219 to tie for 17th. Read More

Collett Receives Sheedy Teaching Award

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Jessica Collett, Associate Professor of Sociology, is the recipient of the 2017 Sheedy Award for Excellence in Teaching, an award bestowed annually at Notre Dame.  Read More