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Loaves and Fishes

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Deep in the heart of the Amazon rainforest, five Notre Dame MBA students and two faculty advisers are learning how to turn mandioca root into a local starch product called farinha. Read More

STEM + Music

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Local students spent this semester building instruments and composing music as part of STEM+Music, an educational program of the Center for Civic Innovation (CCI) and DPAC. Read More

New Mendoza Associate Dean

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Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business has added the position of associate dean for undergraduate studies, naming Jim Leady to the position as of July 1. Read More

Lilly Endowment Grant

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The University of Notre Dame has been awarded a five-year, $42.4 million grant from Lilly Endowment Inc. to form the Labs for Industry Futures and Transformation (LIFT) Network, Read More

10th Annual Back the Bend

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame students will engage in a variety of service projects April 27 as part of the 10th annual Back the Bend, a service event led by Notre Dame Student Government. Read More

Global Doc: This is America

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Much like in developing countries, patients arrive to remote clinics so ill that they require immediate hospitalization, and even these transfers may be performed by helicopter — something unheard of in a city.  Read More

Notre Dame Stadium to Host Liverpool

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 25, 2019

Liverpool Football Club will head across the pond to the United States as part of its pre-season preparations this July to play in three of the most iconic sporting venues in the United States.

Jurgen Klopp's men will visit Notre Dame Stadium in Notre Dame, Indiana, Fenway Park in Boston and Yankee Stadium in New York City. Read More

Notre Dame Day 2019

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame family will come together on campus and around the world Sunday-Tuesday (April 28-30) to celebrate the sixth annual Notre Dame Day. Read More

Quips and Quotes: Bill Nye

Author: Daily Domer Staff

There are actually people actually running around in the 21st century who [have] not been shown that the world is round. Do you have any idea the profundity of this dingbatitude?  Read More

Four Irish Win First Team All-ACC Honors

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 24, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. -- Sophomore midfielder Andie Aldave, senior goaltender Samantha Giacolone, sophomore attacker Maddie Howe and senior defender Hannah Proctor have each earned First Team All-ACC honors, the conference announced on Tuesday, April 23rd. Read More

Science at Sunset Series

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame’s Linked Experimental Ecosystem Facility (ND-LEEF) will host an event in their “Science at Sunset” series on May 2 about the role of small mammals in ecosystems. Read More

Gleason ACC Offensive Player of the Week

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 24, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – In the final regular-season home game of his career, Brendan Gleason scored a season-high five goals to lead the Irish to a 12-10 victory over UNC, earning him ACC Player of the Week status on Monday afternoon. Read More

Tommy Vail Named ACC Pitcher of the Week

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 23, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Atlantic Coast Conference announced their weekly players of the week Monday afternoon and Notre Dame sophomore Tommy Vail was named the ACC Pitcher of the Week. Vail is the first Irish hurler to earn ACC Pitcher of the Week honors since Michael Hearne earned the nod on April 25, 2016. Read More

Inspiring Girls in Engineering

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame is one of 80 conferences nationwide with more than 25,000 girls being exposed to STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) careers. Read More

Irish Offense Erupts in Sweep of UVA

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 23, 2019

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The bats came alive for the Notre Dame softball team Saturday, as the Irish struck for 34 runs in three wins over Virginia at The Park on the UVA campus.

The Irish and Cavaliers played parts of three games after rain washed out the first game of the series Friday in the bottom of the fourth with Virginia leading 6-4. The Irish clawed back to win that contest, erasing a 10-4 deficit to win 14-10 in nine innings. The offense continued in a 13-2 win in six innings in game two, while wrapping the day with a 7-0 win in game three. Read More

Being Mercy: The Holy is Everywhere

Author: Daily Domer Staff

This is what transformation is.  It is not going on a pilgrimage or entering a special state of life.  It is how we live, where we are, and what we do with these circumstances.  Read More

Business on the Frontlines

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Business on the Frontlines, a signature course of the Notre Dame MBA, has a unique goal: to examine how to harness business to rebuild war-torn societies to bring about peace. Read More

Researching Ireland's Holy Wells

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Grotto is one of the most beloved places on campus for many students, but for junior Anja Renkes, it’s where her passions and purpose combine. Read More

Academy of Arts and Sciences

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Two faculty from Notre Dame’s College of Arts and Letters — Declan Kiberd and Dianne Pinderhughes — have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Read More

Win Over Pitt Sends Irish on at ACC Championship

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 19, 2019

CARY, North Carolina -- The Notre Dame women's tennis team used a 4-1 victory over Pittsburgh on Wednesday afternoon to advance to the second round of the ACC Women's Tennis Championship. The Irish (13-11) won the doubles point and got singles victories from Ally Bojczuk, Brooke Broda and Rachel Chong in the win over Pitt (4-17). Read More

Student Publications Awarded

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Three Notre Dame student publications—The Observer, Scholastic, and The Juggler—won top awards at the Indiana Collegiate Press Association (ICPA) Convention in Indianapolis. Read More

Jason Ruiz

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Ruiz awarded Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship. Read More

#27 Irish Set to Compete in ACC Championships

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 18, 2019

CARY, N.C. -- The ninth-seeded Fighting Irish of Notre Dame are set to face No. 8 seed Virginia Tech in the second round of the Atlantic Coast Conference Championships, Thursday morning.

No. 23 Notre Dame is coming off a four-game home stand which saw the team go 4-0, outscoring their opposition 22-1 during that stretch. After sweeping St. Bonaventure in an early morning match, the team went on to post consecutive conference wins over Georgia Tech (4-1) and Clemson (4-0) to improve their record to 5-7 and secure a first round bye. Read More

End-of-Season Awards Ceremony

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 18, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Over 600 Irish faithful lined the Purcell Pavilion tunnels as the 2018-19 Notre Dame women's basketball team signed autographs for 45 minutes before kicking off the annual end of the year awards ceremony.
 
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Assessing and Predicting Outcomes

Author: Daily Domer Staff

University of Notre Dame Professor of Psychology Darcia Narvaez specializes in researching child rearing, studying the evolved nest (or evolved developmental niche; EDN). Read More

Men’s Golf Gears Up for ACC Championships

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Notre Dame Athletics | April 17, 2019

NEW LONDON, N.C. – The University of Notre Dame men's golf team returns to the Old North State Club in New London, North Carolina, for the 66th annual ACC Championships. The three-day, three-round tournament kicks off on Thursday, April 18.
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