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Law School Launching Dublin Internship

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Beginning this summer, a select number of rising second-year law students will be placed in paid internships with leading law firms and companies in Dublin, Ireland. The internships will provide these students with invaluable experience as they are exposed to transnational legal issues and the laws of Ireland and the European Union. Read More

Professor Named AAAS Fellow

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Kevin Bowyer, the Schubmehl-Prein Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, has been named a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for distinguished contributions to the field of computer vision and pattern recognition, biometrics, object recognition and data science. Read More

Interfaith Dialogue Event

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Prominent Catholic and Muslim leaders met for an interfaith dialogue at the University of Notre Dame. The conversation featured Cardinal Blase J. Cupich, archbishop of Chicago, and Daoud Casewit, president of American Islamic College.  Read More

Irish Blow by Fairleigh Dickinson

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | November 27, 2019 

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – John Mooney and Juwan Durham both recorded double-doubles to help lead the Notre Dame Fighting Irish past the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights 91-66 at home Tuesday.

The victory moved Notre Dame’s overall record to 6-1. Read More

David Burghoff

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The assistant professor of electrical engineering received a Young Investigator Research Program (YIP) award. Read More

Historic Pulte Family Gift

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Thanks to a $111 million partnership between the University and the Pulte Family Charitable Foundation — the largest of its kind at Notre Dame — the University is positioned to enhance and expand its anti-poverty programs, with a focus of serving the most alienated and the most displaced. Read More

Generational Bias in Sierra Leone

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Catherine Bolten, associate professor of anthropology and peace studies at the Kroc Institute, recently published a book, "Serious Youth in Sierra Leone," where she presents findings on generational preconceptions and their impact on young men in Makeni, Sierra Leone. Read More

Irish Place Second, Third at OSU Invitational

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | November 26, 2019 

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Notre Dame notched major records Saturday to boost the already-successful showing to a second-place finish for the men and third-place finish for the women. The day was highlighted by new school records from Zach Yeadon in distance free, during which he also earned the team’s first NCAA A-Cut of the season.  Read More

Jason Ruiz

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The associate professor of American studies will receive the 2019 Sheedy Award. Read More

Prathm Juneja Named Rhodes Scholar

Author: Daily Domer Staff

University of Notre Dame senior Prathm Juneja has been named to the United States Rhodes Scholar Class of 2020. Juneja, of Edison, New Jersey is one of 32 Rhodes Scholars selected from a pool of 963 candidates. He is Notre Dame’s 20th Rhodes Scholar and will commence his studies in Oxford in October. Read More

New Method for Faster AI

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Researchers at the University of Notre Dame have demonstrated a novel one-shot learning method that allows computers to draw upon already learned patterns more quickly and efficiently and using less energy than currently possible, while adapting to new tasks and previously unseen data. Read More

Hong Kong Programming Suspended

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame announced Wednesday (Nov. 20) that it has suspended spring 2020 programming at three Hong Kong universities because escalating violence poses an unacceptable risk to the 14 Notre Dame students slated to attend classes there. Read More

Boston College Football Weekend Events

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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

OneRepublic to Headline Idea Week

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Grammy-nominated band OneRepublic will perform April 25 at the University of Notre Dame’s Purcell Pavilion as a part of Idea Week, an annual event celebrating entrepreneurs, innovation and the incubation of new ideas. Read More

MacCallum's Weekend Getaway

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Amid the chaos of covering the impeachment trials, Fox News' Martha MacCallum escapes to South Bend to watch her son play football at Notre Dame on the weekends.  Read More

Irish Ground Rockets in Final Minute

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | November 21, 2019 

The Notre Dame women’s basketball squad (3-2) gutted out a 54-51 victory over Toledo (1-2) on Wednesday night, rallying from nine in the comeback win. Freshman Sam Brunelle recorded her first career double-double with 19 points and 13 rebounds. Brunelle became the first freshman to start her Irish career with five double-digit scoring games.  Read More

John DeSalle

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Hoosier Racing Tire president was appointed the engineer in residence for iNDustry Labs. Read More

Crowdsourcing Challenge Fights Malaria

Author: Daily Domer Staff

A Notre Dame team put out a call to the masses, enlisting researchers, data scientists and health professionals to analyze genomic data from emerging drug-resistant malaria parasites and gain a better understanding of the mechanisms of resistance. Three hundred and sixty participants from 31 countries participated. Read More

Clinic Helps Domestic Violence Survivors

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Chris Kozelichki, assistant director for career development at Notre Dame Law School, and 45 law students hosted an expungement clinic Oct. 29 (Tuesday) to help domestic violence survivors with criminal records.  Read More

Men's Soccer Earns Eighth Straight NCAA Bid

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | November 19, 2019 

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – The University of Notre Dame men’s soccer team has earned a bid into the NCAA Championship for the 22nd time in program history. The Irish will host Wright State in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Division I Men’s Soccer Championship at 7 p.m. ET on Thursday at Alumni Stadium. The tournament bracket was unveiled on Monday. Read More

Associate Provost for Innovation Endowed

Author: Daily Domer Staff

John and Cathy Martin of Hinsdale, Illinois, have contributed $5 million to support and endow the Notre Dame associate provost for innovation. Vice President Bryan Ritchie leads the IDEA Center, will now hold the title of Vice President and Cathy and John Martin Associate Provost for Innovation. Read More

James Hentig

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Doctoral student recognized for research on traumatic brain injuries. Read More

Researcher Examines 'Dark Waters'

Author: Daily Domer Staff

At 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, the Browning Cinema at Notre Dame will feature a free screening of "Dark Waters," starring Mark Ruffalo and Anne Hathaway. Notre Dame researcher Graham Peaslee will be available to answer audience questions following the screening.  Read More

Chiang Joins NDIAS

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame has announced that Ted Chiang, award-winning science fiction writer, will join the Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study (NDIAS) as an artist in residence during the 2020-21 academic year.  Read More