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Students Engage Global Communities

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The Keough School is dispatching its second cohort of master of global affairs students to 18 countries this summer to research solutions to some of the world’s greatest challenges. Read More

New Associate Dean Positions Announced

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business recently announced the addition of two associate dean positions to its administrative structure. Read More

Faculty Receives CAREER Awards

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recognized three Notre Dame faculty members for their excellence in research with Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards.  Read More

Tamara Kay

Author: Daily Domer Staff

A 2018 book co-authored by the global affairs professor received the Tilly award.  Read More

Playing for Keeps

Author: Daily Domer Staff

One parent-turned-coach examines the delicate balance between fun and professionalism in youth sports.   Read More

Eight Students Earn Gilman Scholarships

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Eight University of Notre Dame students, all sophomores, have been awarded Gilman Scholarships to study abroad during the 2019-20 academic year, a record number for the University for a single application cycle. Read More

London Hosts Cybersecurity Conference

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Notre Dame Law Professor Jimmy Gurulé and Michael Desch, director of Notre Dame's International Security Center, will address rising concerns about cyber attacks at a conference June 27 at Notre Dame's London Global Gateway.  Read More

Janicke Selected for 2019 NHL Draft

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | June 26, 2019

VANCOUVER — Incoming freshman forward Trevor Janicke was selected in the fifth round (132nd overall) by the Anaheim Ducks on the second day of the 2019 NHL Draft this afternoon at Rogers Arena.
 
With the selection, Janicke becomes the 85th member of the Notre Dame hockey program to be taken in the NHL Draft. Read More

Bob Whalen

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Whalen's decision to make his employees part-owners of his business has paid off in more ways than one.  Read More

OZZI Containers Reducing Campus Waste

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Starting July 1st, Campus Dining will be implementing an innovative reusable container program, OZZI, in Café de Grasta and Decio Café that will aid in reducing the University’s landfill waste . Read More

U.S. Senior Open Draws Volunteers

Author: Daily Domer Staff

More than 2,000 people, representing 44 states and five countries, have signed up to volunteer for the 2019 U.S. Senior Open at Warren Golf Course, scheduled for Monday (June 24) to Sunday (June 30). Read More

Stage Set for U.S. Senior Open

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | June 24, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — After several years of preparation, the 40th U.S. Senior Open Championship is set to commence at the Warren Golf Course on the campus of the University of Notre Dame from June 24-30. 
 
Practice rounds take place Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday followed by first-round play on Thursday. It will mark the first time the U.S. Senior Open Championship will be played on a collegiate course and the 16th overall USGA championship held on a campus layout. In addition, it will be the second USGA championship contested at the Warren Golf Course.
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Expert Discusses New Facebook Currency

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Mike Chapple, professor in the Mendoza College of Business, discusses the pros and cons of Facebook's new global cryptocurrency called Libra, which will launch in 2020.  Read More

Fitzgerald Institute Promotes Common Good

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The newly launched Fitzgerald Institute includes more than 40 faculty members whose research and teaching on real estate will inform the academy, industry and public policy, on issues affecting the common good of all.  Read More

Sullivan Named Advanced Study Director

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Meghan Sullivan, professor of philosophy and the Rev. John A. O’Brien Collegiate Chair, has been named director of the University of Notre Dame’s Institute for Advanced Study.  Read More

Fulbright Grants Awarded

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Twenty University of Notre Dame students and alumni have been awarded Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants to learn or teach abroad in 2019-20.  Read More

Irish Sweep ACC Track Honors

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Notre Dame Athletics | June 19, 2019

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- After a handful of thrilling runs at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships June 5-8, the Irish have swept Atlantic Coast Conference Track Athlete of the Year honors. Men's 1,500m champion Yared Nuguse and women's 1,500m bronze medalist Jessica Harris were named the men's and women's ACC Track Athlete of the Year as announced by the conference Monday afternoon. Read More

Shuttle Driver

Author: Daily Domer Staff

How driving a shuttle during the annual Notre Dame reunion weekend opens up conversation for stories and legendary Irish tales.  Read More

Pope Meets Gateway Director

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Rev. James M. Lies, C.S.C., director for Catholic initiatives and outreach for the University of Notre Dame’s London Global Gateway, met Pope Francis on June 8 during a conference hosted by Centesimus Annus Pro Pontifice Foundation at the Vatican. Read More

2019 Naughton Fellows Announced

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Twenty-one students have been announced as awardees of the Naughton Fellowships for 2019. The research fellowships were awarded to undergraduate and master's students from the University of Notre Dame and from five universities in Ireland.  Read More

John Finnis

Author: Daily Domer Staff

The permanent senior distinguished research fellow of the de Nicola Center for Ethics and Culture was appointed as a Companion of the Order of Australia.  Read More

Irish in the NHL Draft

Author: Daily Domer Staff

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Notre Dame Athletics | June 17, 2019

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — Since the inaugural season of Irish hockey, 84 members of the Notre Dame hockey program have heard their names called at the National Hockey League Draft.
 
The 2019 NHL Draft is set for Friday and Saturday, June 21-22 at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia. The opening round will take place on Friday (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN, SN, TVAS) before rounds 2-7 occur on Saturday (1 p.m. ET; NHL Network, SN).
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Smash Hit

Author: Daily Domer Staff

From Fighting Irish Linebacker to Hollywood stunt performer, Jeremy Sample '95 shares his story that led him to roles in films Black Panther and Selma.  Read More

Notre Dame Ranks Nationally

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Recognized for the seventh year in a row, the University of Notre Dame ranks 13th among large organizations in Computerworld’s 2019 Best Places to Work in IT, and one of 100 top organizations that challenge their IT staffs while providing great benefits and compensation. Read More

Kempf Appointed AVP for Maintenance

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Paul Kempf, senior director of the utilities and maintenance departments, has been appointed the University’s assistant vice president for utilities and maintenance effective Friday (June 14). Read More

Jenkins Co-signs Climate Change Accords

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Executives from among the world's leading energy producers and investors concluded two days of Vatican-sponsored dialogue on energy transition Friday, June 14, at the Vatican summit. Read More

Jones Selected for Bush Institute Program

Author: Daily Domer Staff

Regan Jones, Notre Dame's director of the Office of Military and Veterans Affairs, has been selected as one of 43 national scholars for the George W. Bush Institute’s 2019 Stand-To Veteran Leadership Program, an initiative for individuals serving veterans who are motivated to broaden their skill sets, knowledge and influence. Read More