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Virginia Tech Football Weekend Events

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Performances and events surrounding Saturday’s home football game between the University of Notre Dame and Virginia Tech include lectures, plays, panel discussions and conversations with former Notre Dame athletes. Read More

Irish Headed to Florida for Dick Vitale Invitational

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | October 31, 2019 

Notre Dame men’s tennis is traveling to Lakewood Ranch, FL for the Dick Vitale Clay Court Invitational, from November 1-3. 

The team is sending William Howells, Axel Nefve, Conor Somers, and Johnathan Small to play in both singles and doubles. For doubles play, the teams consist of Small and Somers, and Nefve and Howells. Read More

Pope Briefed on ND Forum

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Forum panelist Juan Carlos Cruz briefed Pope Francis on Notre Dame's response to the sexual abuse crisis while at the Vatican. Cruz presented the pope with a Notre Dame pennant.  Read More

Men's Basketball Tips Off Exhibition Slate

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | October 29, 2019 

The University of Notre Dame men’s basketball team tips off its 2019-20 two-game exhibition season this week by playing host to Capital University on Tuesday, October 29, at 7 p.m. in Purcell Pavilion. Read More

Carreyrou to Speak at Notre Dame

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Wall Street Journal reporter, and ‘Bad Blood’ author John Carreyrou will be speaking at the University of Notre Dame at 7 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 29) in the Edward J. DeBartolo Hall Auditorium (Room 101). The event is free and open to the public.  Read More

Before It's Too Late

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Our children will inherit a world sadly different from the one we’ve known, but there’s still time and reason to do what’s right. Read More

Michael Detlefsen

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Michael “Mic” Detlefsen, the McMahon-Hank Professor of Philosophy and editor of the Notre Dame Journal of Formal Logic, died Monday (Oct. 21).  Read More

Lamberti Named UNDERC Acting Director

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Gary A. Lamberti, professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, has been named the Gillen Acting Director of the University of Notre Dame Environmental Research Center (UNDERC). Read More

Provost Visits China

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Notre Dame Charles and Jill Fischer Provost Thomas Burish recently visited China and reflected on the progress Notre Dame has made in building bridges with the East throughout the University's forty years in the country.  Read More

Ellis Promoted to College GameDay

Author: Daily Domer Staff

LaPhonso Ellis '92, a former Irish All-American on the men's basketball team, was recently promoted to the top of ESPN's hoops coverage, joining “College GameDay” with Rece Davis, Jay Bilas and Seth Greenberg. Read More

Band Visits Metro Catholic Students

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Students at Metro Catholic School in Cleveland had reason to “cheer, cheer for old Notre Dame” this week as 50 members of The University of Notre Dame’s Marching Band stopped by both of the school’s campuses during the group’s fall service trip. Read More

Aero-Optics Group Research

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Notre Dame Aero-Optics Group uses two Falcon 10 aircrafts as a high-speed mobile laboratory at an airfield in Grand Rapids, Michigan, to conduct research with engineers studying high-energy laser beam control systems and secure communications.  Read More

Where Are We Headed?

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Young people with green sensibilities are flying all over the globe. They might do well to consider, too, the riches closer to home. Read More

Brunelle Named to Cheryl Miller Award Watch List

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Notre Dame Athletics | October 24, 2019 

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – A week after being named to the Atlantic Coast Conference’s Newcomer to Watch List, Notre Dame women’s basketball freshman Sam Brunelle was tabbed with another watch list honor. The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association announced its watch list for the 2020 Cheryl Miller Award on Wednesday, recognizing the top small forwards in the country. Brunelle was 1-of-20 players recognized. Read More

Peter Zanca

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Peter Zanca MBA/MSBA ’20 took the first step toward realizing his dream of working in analytics with an NBA franchise. Read More

Nanovic Washington Policy Forum

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Nanovic Institute and the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies at Notre Dame will host the inaugural Nanovic Washington Policy Forum, “Brexit, Brinkmanship, and the Future of Ireland: The Role of the U.S. in safeguarding the Northern Ireland Peace Process,” on Thursday (Oct. 24).  Read More

#8 Irish Head North for Clash with #19 Wolverines

Author: Daily Domer Staff


Notre Dame Athletics | October 23, 2019



  • Prior to the break, Notre Dame defeated rival Southern Cal at home, 30-27, on an impressive effort from all three phases. RB Tony Jones rushed for a career-high 176 yards, while K/P Jonathan Doerer put his name in the Irish record books as the first Notre Dame kicker to make three field goals of 40 yards or more in a single game.
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The Fickle Way of Water

Author: Daily Domer Staff

It is the lifeblood of the planet. But its capricious nature, especially in this time of climate change, confronts humankind with some troublesome challenges. Read More

Lykoudis Internationally Recognized

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Michael Lykoudis, Francis and Kathleen Rooney Dean at Notre Dame’s School of Architecture, will be awarded the 2020 Seaside Prize in recognition for dedication to the community. Read More

Katie Bugyis

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Bugyis is a specialist in the history of medieval religious women and liturgical practices. Read More

Pre-College Programs

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame's Office of Pre-College Programs just announced its programs for the coming year—four programs to high school students, both on campus and abroad in Italy and Ireland.  Read More

Endowment Distributes to Financial Aid

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Spending distributions for the 2019 fiscal year from Notre Dame’s endowment came to $426 million, with the largest area of spending—nearly one-third—going to student financial aid. Read More

2019 Kathleen Cannon Lecture

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Hanna Holborn Gray, the Harry Pratt Judson Distinguished Service Professor Emeritus of Early Modern and European History and ninth president of the University of Chicago, will deliver the 2019 Kathleen Cannon, O.P., Distinguished Lecture. Read More

ND Ceases Burning Coal

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., announced in the fall of 2015 the ambitious goal of discontinuing the use of coal by the end of 2020, and cutting the University’s carbon footprint in half by 2030. Both goals have been achieved ahead of their target dates. Read More

The Sacred Earth

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Redemption may depend more on rethinking humanity’s relationship with creation than focusing solely on environmental strategies — a theology of nature to which the Church has given voice. Read More