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Irish Trio Named To All-ACC Teams

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Notre Dame Athletics | May 10, 2018

Three players from the University of Notre Dame softball team were recognized on Tuesday for stellar play throughout the 2018 Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) league season. Junior infielder Melissa Rochford was named to the All-ACC Second Team, while freshman outfielder Abby Sweet and freshman pitcher Alexis Holloway were each named to the All-ACC Second Team and the ACC All-Freshman Team. Read More

The Test

Author: Daily Domer Staff

I shift my eyes forward at the task ahead of me, loosening my muscles in preparation. I reassure myself of my capability. I can do this. A voice behind me tells me it’s time. Read More

New Graduate Family Housing

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame plans to construct new housing for married and parenting graduate students to replace the University Village. The 180-unit complex will be located on Cripe Street. Read More

Louderback Retires After 29 Seasons

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Notre Dame Athletics | May 9, 2018

After leading the Notre Dame women's tennis program to 24 NCAA Championship appearances, two national semifinals and 19 conference championships over 29 seasons, head coach Jay Louderback has announced he will retire from coaching this summer. Read More

Tackling Water Scarcity

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Chemical and biomolecular engineers at the University of Notre Dame studied self-assembled block polymer membranes, which allow for a both customizable and uniform platform for water treatment.  Read More

Irish Earn No. 7 Seed In NCAA Tournament

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Notre Dame Athletics | May 8, 2018

The University of Notre Dame men's lacrosse team earned the No. 7 national seed and will host Denver in the first round of the 2018 NCAA Men's Lacrosse Championship on Sunday, May 13.

The game is scheduled for 2:15 p.m. ET at Arlotta Stadium and it will be telecast live on ESPNU. Read More

Donahue Named Nanovic Director

Author: Daily Domer Staff

William Donahue, the Rev. John J. Cavanaugh, C.S.C., Professor of the Humanities at the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies.  Read More

Being Mercy: Roman Reflections

Author: Daily Domer Staff

From the email, I knew the world had changed forever: In order to register, I had to fill out a Google Form. When you get Google Forms from the Vatican, you know that things have changed! Read More

Irish Top Pittsburgh on Senior Day

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Megan Golden | May 7, 2018

On Senior Day at Frank Eck Stadium, the University of Notre Dame baseball team clawed its way to a 7-5 win over Pittsburgh. Senior Alex Kerschner hit his first career homer and Niko Kavadas went 4-for-4 in Notre Dame's fifth series win of the season on Saturday afternoon. Read More

5th Annual Microscopy Workshop

Author: Daily Domer Staff

On Tuesday, the Notre Dame Integrated Imaging Facility (NDIIF) will host its annual Midwest Imaging and Microanalysis Workshop at the McKenna Conference Center at Notre Dame.  Read More

2018 Valedictorian Named

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Andrew Grose, a native of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, has been named valedictorian of the 2018 University of Notre Dame graduating class and will present the valedictory address. Read More

McCloskey New Venture Competition

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17 area teams were awarded more than $400,000 in cash and in-kind prizes at the University of Notre Dame's 2018 McCloskey New Venture Competition on April 27. Read More

Irish Offense Explodes in 14-4 Win

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Megan Golden | May 3, 2018

On an 80-degree day at Frank Eck Stadium, the University of Notre Dame baseball team defeated Western Michigan, 14-4, in an offensive outburst. 

Notre Dame (21-24) received a gem of an outing from both Tommy Sheehan and Zack Martin, helping it top Western Michigan (18-19) in its final midweek home game of the season. Read More

New Findings on Bacteria Communication

Author: Daily Domer Staff

A study by researchers from the University of Notre Dame and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has revealed how bacteria communicate in groups to avoid antibiotics. Read More

CEC Presents Evangelium Vitae Medal

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Center for Ethics and Culture presented the Notre Dame Evangelium Vitae Medal to Harvard Law School professor and former U.S. ambassador Mary Ann Glendon. Read More

Irish Take Series Over Boston College

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Michael Scholl | May 2, 2018

Two runs in the eighth inning gave the Notre Dame baseball team a 5-4, come-from-behind victory over Boston College on Sunday afternoon at Frank Eck Stadium. The win clinched a key ACC series for the Irish as the regular season enters the home stretch. Read More

Having Coffee with Sister Juliet Namiiro

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Sister Juliet Namiiro, a tiny, serene, irrepressible Ugandan disciple of St. Francis of Assisi in a tan habit and fleece vest, is explaining to me how I might raise pigs to finance my education. Read More

Summe Wins Shaheen 3MTĀ® Competition

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Mark Summe, a Ph.D. student from the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, won the 2018 Notre Dame Shaheen Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT®). Read More

Irish Win Second ACC Tourney Title

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Robby Hamman | May 1, 2018

The Notre Dame men's lacrosse team captured its second Atlantic Coast Conference Championship title on Sunday afternoon, defeating No. 11 Virginia by a final score of 17-7 at Klöckner Stadium.

The Irish are matched only by Syracuse in ACC tournament success since Notre Dame joined the league, as both teams have two championships in the five-year span. The Irish have reached three finals in five appearances. Read More