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Endowment Returns 12.2 Percent

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame endowment pool returned 12.2 percent for the fiscal year ending June 30 and ended the year with a value of $13.1 billion. Read More

50 Years of Law in London

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Law School embarked on a unique experiment in legal education in the fall of 1968—20 members of the Law School’s second-year class would study in London. Read More

Cool Classes: Beginning Furniture

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Taught in three-hour blocks on Tuesdays and Thursdays, this class is the introductory offering in the architecture school’s little-known furniture building concentration. Read More

Football Weekend Events

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Stop by and check out any of the number of on-campus events surrounding Saturday’s home football game between the University of Notre Dame and Stanford University. Read More

Notre Dame vs. Stanford Preview

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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John Heisler | September 27, 2018

College football generally is serious business – especially like it is this week in South Bend and Palo Alto with two top-eight teams preparing for a Notre Dame Stadium showdown Saturday night with early-season College Football Playoff implications. Read More

$13 Million Foley Family Gift

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The premium hospitality club on the fourth level of O’Neill Hall at the University of Notre Dame has been named Foley’s in recognition of a $13 million gift from Mark and Dana Foley. Read More

Having coffee with Kathleen Sprows Cummings

Author: Daily Domer Staff

I’m a historian, so I know that people throughout history almost never voluntarily relinquish power. It just doesn’t happen. I think that’s what the Church needs to do, but...” Read More

Arturo Sandoval Returns to Notre Dame

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Award-winning jazz trumpeter, pianist and composer Arturo Sandoval will perform in support of his new album, “Arturo Sandoval’s Christmas at Notre Dame,” on Sept. 28 & 29.  Read More

Quips & Quotes: Writing Faith

Author: Daily Domer Staff

“We are mysterious creatures moving through a world of mysterious creatures on our way somewhere, toward greater or lesser understanding of what actually matters in the world,” she said. Read More

Fluorine in Firefighter Gear

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame scientists will begin an independent study of turnout gear worn by firefighters after initial samples tested positive for fluorine, which has been linked in various forms to cancer. Read More

Kristin Valentino

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Psychologist awarded $2.7 million grant to evaluate maltreated children. Read More

Irish Finish OTC Collegiate in Fifth Place

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | September 26, 2018 

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – The University of Notre Dame men's golf team notched a fifth-place finish at the OTC Collegiate on Tuesday. The Irish fired off a final round score of 276 (-4) to earn a tournament total score of 829 (-11), just two strokes off a third place showing.
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Morris on Big Ten Preseason Watch List

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | September 25, 2018 

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- University of Notre Dame junior goaltender Cale Morris has been named to the Big Ten's Preseason Watch List, the conference announced on Monday morning (Sept. 24).
The 2017-18 Big Ten Player of the Year, Morris was one of six unanimous selections on the 15-player watch list. In addition, Notre Dame was picked to finish third in the league standings. Voting for the watch list and team standings was conducted by the league's head coaches.
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NDVotes Promotes Civic Engagement

Author: Daily Domer Staff

NDVotes is partnering with the League of Women Voters of the South Bend Area and Civic Duty South Bend to promote civic engagement in the community ahead of midterm elections. Read More

Irish Succeed in First Weekend of Competition

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Katherine Harvath | September 25, 2018

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- The University of Notre Dame men's tennis team opened their fall schedule of competition across the map this weekend. Four participants headed to Milwaukee, Wisconsin for the annual Milwaukee Classic, four competed in Charlottesville, Virginia at the UVA Masters, while five more stayed more regional, competing at the WMU/Vredevelt Invitational in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Read More

Sleep-Wake Cycle Profits

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Digital content platforms can increase traffic to their websites from social media and boost digital ad profits by aligning posting schedules with target audiences’ sleep-wake cycles, or circadian rhythms. Read More

Being Mercy: Judgment or Mercy?

Author: Daily Domer Staff

When we judge someone, it’s always true that if we knew one more thing about that person or had one more piece of data, we might think very differently. Read More

"Onward Notre Dame" Airs Sept. 26

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Notre Dame Athletics | September 24, 2018 

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Resilient – no better word described the Notre Dame women's basketball team during the 2017-18 season. Suffering more season-ending injuries than losses, the Irish overcame adversity and achieved a 35-3 record on the nation's No. 1 strength of schedule. It was all capped by the program's second national championship, becoming the first school to rally down double-digits in both Final Four games.
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Robinson Opens Notre Dame Forum

Author: Daily Domer Staff

In opening the Notre Dame Forum “The Catholic Artistic Heritage: Bringing Forth Treasures New and Old,” speaker Robinson discussed writing, faith, and healthy individualism. Read More

Irish to Return to United Center

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | September 23, 2018 

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- The Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Wisconsin Badgers will officially meet for a second consecutive season in Chicago, with their 2018-19 neutral site game slated to take place at 7:30 p.m. ET on Sunday, Jan. 20 at the United Center. Read More

Inaugural Sister Kathleen Cannon Lecture

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Valerie Sheares Ashby, dean of Trinity College of Arts and Sciences at Duke University, will deliver the inaugural Sister Kathleen Cannon, O.P., Distinguished Lecture Series talk. Read More

Irish Unveil Robust Fall Schedule

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Notre Dame Athletics | September 22, 2018

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -  Head coach Christine Halfpenny is pleased to announce the upcoming fall schedule for the Notre Dame women's lacrosse team Tuesday afternoon. The Irish will be taking the field five times over the fall season, with three full games scheduled and two play days. Read More

Immunotherapy Research

Author: Daily Domer Staff

An unexpected finding by University of Notre Dame researchers and their collaborators tosses a new wrench into the process of building better molecules to develop immunotherapies. Read More

Gary Lamberti

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Lamberti named Fellow of the Society for Freshwater Science Read More

Notre Dame vs. Wake Forest Preview

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John Heisler | September 21, 2018 

There is no shortage of narratives from the football end of things Saturday when eighth-ranked Notre Dame plays its first road game of the 2018 season at Wake Forest:

  • Can the Irish be more aggressive in terms of their offensive attack?
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5th Annual ND-Purdue Symposium

Author: Daily Domer Staff

All are invited to attend the annual ND-Purdue Symposium on Soft Matter and Polymers, hosted by the University of Notre Dame and Purdue University, on Saturday, October 6. Read More