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Spence's Top-10 Win Powers Irish By Boilers

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 16, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Indiana -- Zoe Spence's straight-set victory over the nation's ninth-ranked singles player set the tone for a 4-0 Notre Dame win over in-state foe Purdue on Wednesday night at the Eck Tennis Pavilion. After winning the doubles point, the Irish got singles victories from Spence, Bess Waldram and Cameron Corse to secure the victory. Read More

Studying Piano Improv

Author: Daily Domer Staff

For Andrew White ’12, a doctoral student at the University of Chicago who studies how pianists practiced their instrument in the 19th century, putting music theory and practive together is “very intuitive.”  Read More

Irish Begin 2019 Slate Against Arizona State

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 15, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - After one month from the start of spring practices, the University of Notre Dame baseball team is one day away from the season opener of the 2019 campaign. The 2019 Fighting Irish are a mix of experience and youth and looking to make some noise in the always tough Atlantic Coast Conference. Read More

#6 Irish Post Best Quarter of Season

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 14, 2019

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – The No. 6 Notre Dame women's basketball team posted its most prolific quarter this season en route to a dominate 97-47 victory over Boston College (14-11, 3-9) on Wednesday night. All five Fighting Irish (23-3, 10-2) starters finished in double figures for the eighth time this season, led by double-doubles from Jackie Young and Jessica Shepard.
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Amor y Amistad

Author: Daily Domer Staff

By the time graduation rolled around, I had lost the attitude problem and the cigarettes but kept Christina and Ian. They had found soul mates, and I had found a friendship that I knew would last for the rest of my life.. Read More

ND's Largest Research Grant

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame will lead a five-year program to determine the efficacy of a spatial repellent product in preventing mosquito-borne diseases such as malaria, dengue and Chikungunya. Read More

Seasons of Love

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Caroline and I had our own responsibilities, of course, and our uncertain future loomed, but we were together and we were in love, so none of that mattered. It was like summer.   Read More

Nina Totenberg

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Nina Totenberg has been covering the United States Supreme Court since Earl Warren’s last year as chief justice, in 1969. As you might imagine, a few things have changed since then. Read More

All Five Starters Make Naismith Midseason Watch List

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 12, 2019

ATLANTA – The Atlanta Tipoff Club announced the 30 women's basketball players included on the midseason watch list for the 2019 Citizen Naismith Trophy Women's Player of the Year award on Monday. A record five Notre Dame players made the list with Marina Mabrey, Arike Ogunbowale, Jessica Shepard, Brianna Turner and Jackie Young.
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What a Mess We Are

Author: Daily Domer Staff

What a mess we are, a beautiful, hand-waving, kidney-needing, cigarette-smoking, purgatory-praying, stuffed-animal-gripping, prayerful mess. Read More

Education in Afghanistan

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Once on the front lines of war, now Alex Ambrose finds himself on the front lines of another fight: bringing peace and prosperity to war-torn countries. Read More

Irish Take Down Hoosiers

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 12, 2019

BLOOMINGTON, Indiana -- Cameron Corse's rally to win in three sets clinched a 4-3 victory for Notre Dame at Indiana on Sunday. The hosts took the doubles point before the Irish came back with singles victories from Zoe Spence, Bess Waldram, Corse and Zoe Taylor. Read More

#4 Irish Bounce Back

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 11, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – The No. 4 Notre Dame women's basketball team bounced back with a 97-70 win over No. 24 Florida State (20-4, 8-3) on Sunday. The Fighting Irish (22-3, 9-2) were powered by the duo of Arike Ogunbowale and Jessica Shepard, who combined for 53 points and 17 rebounds.
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Stock Option Research

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Some CEOs are profiting from releasing negative news releases leading up to their executive stock option grant date, according to new research from the University of Notre Dame. Read More

Second Half Surge Gets Irish a Win Over GT

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 11, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Notre Dame (13-11, 3-8 ACC) continued their stretch of home dominance against Georgia Tech (11-13, 3-8 ACC), taking a 69-59 victory at the Purcell Pavilion. The Irish remain unbeaten against the Yellow Jackets when playing at home in ACC play, improving to 5-0. Read More

Who is Next?

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Statement by Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C. President of the University of Notre Dame, regarding New York legislation surrounding the unborn. Read More

Declining U.S. Birth Rate

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The U.S. birth rate has been decreasing for the last decade. New research from a team of economists suggests that much of this decline is due to reductions in unintended births. Read More

Top-Cited Researchers

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Two Notre Dame faculty members have been named to the Clarivate Analytics’ 2018 Highly Cited Researchers list, recognizing those in the top one percent of highly cited researchers. Read More

Wooden Late Season Top 20 Watch List

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 8, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. –  The John R. Wooden Award announced its Late Season Top 20 Watch List for women's basketball late last Monday night, with a pair of Irish women's players making the cut. Notre Dame's Arike Ogunbowale and Jessica Shepard moved on, making up half of the ACC's representatives.
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Voices of the Enslaved

Author: Daily Domer Staff

On Feb. 14, Notre Dame Historian Sophie White brings together an acclaimed panel of activists, musicians and academics to discuss “Voices of the Enslaved: Tales of Love and Longing." Read More

Father-Daughter Time

Author: Daily Domer Staff

I was sitting in a university parking lot when my mom told me over the phone that my father was diagnosed with dementia. Read More

Buchanan, Howe Named To Preseason All-ACC Team

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 7, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- Junior midfielder Savannah Buchanan and sophomore attacker Maddie Howe were each named to the 2019 Preseason All-ACC Team, the conference announced today (Feb. 6).

The Irish, ranked #20 in the IWLCA preseason poll, were also slotted No. 6 in the ACC preseason poll. Read More

#1 Irish Women Unblemished At Northwestern

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 6, 2019

EVANSTON, Ill. — The University of Notre Dame women's fencing team was nearly untouchable Saturday as the top-ranked Fighting Irish took to the strip Saturday at the Northwestern Duals at Ryan Fieldhouse.

The women were perfect in eight matches, while the men took three of their seven contests in the teams' final collegiate warm-ups before the Atlantic Coast Conference Championships, slated for Feb. 23-24 in Chestnut Hill, Mass. Read More

Irish Finish Regular Season with Wins

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | February 6, 2019

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- The University of Notre Dame swimming and diving program concluded their dual meet season with a sweep at Michigan State, Saturday afternoon. On the day, the Irish tallied 60 top-three finishes and 27 first-place spots, including all four diving events. Read More

Rita Moreno to Speak

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Rita Moreno—American actress, dancer and singer of Puerto Rican descent—will speak at February 21 in the Leighton Concert Hall at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.  Read More