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Class of 2018 Commencement

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame celebrated its 173rd Commencement Ceremony May 20 in Notre Dame Stadium, with an audience of about 21,000 family, friends, faculty, and graduates. Read More

Six Honorary Degree Recipients

Author: Daily Domer Staff

A distinguished group of U.S. and international figures to receive honorary degrees at the University of Notre Dame’s 173rd University Commencement Ceremony on Sunday, May 20. Read More

Undergraduate Library Research Awards

Author: Daily Domer Staff

On May 4, five Notre Dame students received an Undergraduate Library Research Award (ULRA) for exemplary research skills and for utilizing a breadth of library services, resources and expertise. Read More

Brazilian Judge Sérgio Moro

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The story of how Judge Sérgio Moro became the 2018 Commencement Speaker for the University of Notre Dame began with a stroke of luck at a humble gas station in the capital city of Brazil. Read More

Four Irish All-Americans

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Notre Dame Athletics | May 17, 2018

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Four University of Notre Dame men's lacrosse players received Inside Lacrosse All-America honors, headlined by the first team selection of senior long-stick defensive midfielder John Sexton. 

Sophomore midfielder Bryan Costabile earned second team nods and junior short-stick defensive midfielder Drew Schantz was named to the third team. Junior attackman/midfielder Brendan Gleason was selected as honorable mention. Read More

New Beijing Global Gateway Director

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Jingyu Wang, appointed executive director of the University of Notre Dame’s Beijing Global Gateway, will serve Notre Dame’s students, faculty and the community of alumni, parents and partners in Beijing. Read More

Tethered Dreams

Author: Daily Domer Staff

I used to listen for that higher calling, but these days my ears are filled with different sounds. Like rainwater dripping from the ceiling and my kids talking back to me. Read More

Explosive Irish Baseball Win

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Megan Golden | May 16, 2018

EVANSTON, Ill. -- Following a week off from game action, the University of Notre Dame baseball team exploded offensively in a powerful 19-10 victory at Northwestern on Tuesday afternoon.

Notre Dame (24-25) received a shutout performance from freshman Tommy Sheehan, who exited the game after throwing 4.0 scoreless innings. Sheehan and Andrew Belcik combined to work 6.0 innings, allowing just three hits to Northwestern (16-30) and striking out seven. Read More

Upcoming Commencement Weekend

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Throughout Commencement Weekend on campus, taking place from Saturday May 19 to Sunday May 20, the University of Notre Dame will confer a total of 3,100 degrees. Read More

The Dunne-Reed Connection

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Shinnecock and Augusta member and Notre Dame trustee Jimmy Dunne will be cheering for Masters champ Patrick Reed during U.S. Open at Shinnecock in June. Read More

LEO Receives $10 Million

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame’s Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities (LEO) has received $10 million to fund two new faculty positions and grow the center’s Social Innovation Fund. Read More

Honoring Outstanding Professors

Author: Daily Domer Staff

20 faculty received Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, and three were given Dockweiler Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising. Read More

John Gohsman

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Gohsman named vice president and chief information officer. Read More

i-Lab Launches Student Projects

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The i-Lab at the Keough School of Global Affairs is sending teams of Masters students to 13 countries this summer to research and help address a range of global challenges. Read More

Growing Up...and Deep

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Curiously it’s always Farley’s ivy, especially those tiniest leaves at the end of long, sturdy vines running deep into the earth, that reminds me of the ongoing life of the place. Read More

Student Veterans Share Experiences

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University established the Office of Military and Veterans Affairs in November to increase support for military-connected students, including veterans, active service members, and their families. Read More

Four Irish Named All-Region

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Matt Paras | May 12, 2018

The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association announced on Friday that four University of Notre Dame women’s lacrosse players have been selected to the West/Midwest All-Region team. Sophomore Savannah Buchanan was named to the All-Region first team, and juniors Samantha Giacolone, Hannah Proctor and freshman Andie Aldave received All-Region second team honors. Read More

Record Number of Gilman Scholars

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Four Notre Dame students have been selected as Gilman Scholars for the summer 2018 academic cycle, tying a University record for the most in a single academic cycle. Read More

O'Connor Award Winners

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John Heisler | May 9, 2018

They weren't necessarily All-Americans.

They didn't always lead the league in hits or kills or assists.

Several weren't even the stars on their own University of Notre Dame athletic teams.

But ask their Irish head coaches about them, and the endorsements return in rapid fashion. Read More

Additions to the Board of Trustees

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Two new members—Dorene Dominguez and James Parsons—were elected to the University of Notre Dame’s Board of Trustees at the Board’s spring meetings. Read More