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Associated Press

February 22, 2018

For decades Graham offered counsel and comfort to presidents

“Many of the public religious figures are known in the public because of their stances politically,” said Mark Noll, an evangelical scholar at the University of Notre Dame

USA Today

February 22, 2018

The Parkland survivors started a movement when they took on gun violence. Here's how it happened.

Rory McVeigh, director of the Center for the Study of Social Movements at the University of Notre Dame, said the Parkland students are also benefiting from a broader national environment that is ripe for activism.

The Wall Street Journal

February 21, 2018

Trump Again Presses Jeff Sessions Over Russia Probe

Jimmy Gurulé, a University of Notre Dame law professor and former assistant attorney general in Republican President George H.W. Bush’s administration, said in an interview that the president shouldn’t look to determine who gets prosecuted.

February 21, 2018

Twitter, Facebook are best-suited to ID and defend against bad actors

Timothy Carone is an associate teaching professor in the Department of Information Technology, Analytics, and Operations in the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business.

Associated Press

February 21, 2018

Ford ousts top exec over 'inappropriate behavior'

Joseph Holt, ethics professor at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business, praised Ford, saying companies have to take action when their codes of conduct are violated.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

February 18, 2018

Appointments, Resignations, Deaths (2/23/2018)

Scott Ford, executive vice president of Bradley Company, a real-estate services company in South Bend, Ind., to associate vice president for new business development at the University of Notre Dame.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

February 18, 2018

Top Producers of Fulbright U.S. Scholars and Students, 2017-18

2. University of Notre Dame

Our Sunday Visitor

February 18, 2018

Listening to young leaders in the Church

The two things that get Kayla August inspired each day are a love of God and working with “the students who are still discovering it.”

Catholic News Agency

February 17, 2018

Grisez’s influence on Catholic moral thinking

 He also was co-founder, with John Finnis of Oxford University and Notre Dame, of a new school of moral thinking generally referred to as the New Natural Law Theory.

Catholic News Service

February 16, 2018

Update: Catholics urged to appeal to lawmakers in Congress to pass DACA bill now

Holy Cross Father John I. Jenkins, president of the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, echoed that disappointment, saying: "These young women and men have done nothing wrong and have known life only in the United States. The Dreamers who are enrolled at Notre Dame are also poised to make lasting contributions to the United States."

Associated Press

February 16, 2018

Indictment: Social Media Firms Got Played by Russian Agents

"I've never been convinced that these sites are motivated to fix a problem like this," said Notre Dame business professor Timothy Carone, who added that security controls make it harder for sites like Facebook to offer users new features and keep advertisers happy.

USA Today

February 16, 2018

Florida shooting rampage sparks review of mental health restrictions on gun purchases

“Under the gun laws that we have in this country, including in Florida, a teenager can be prohibited from purchasing an alcoholic beverage, but yet that same teenager can purchase a military-style weapon,” said Jimmy Gurule, a Notre Dame law professor who was a federal prosecutor and former assistant attorney general in the Bush administration.

Politico

February 16, 2018

The President of Nowhere, USA

“It had the feel of a Rust Belt city,” says Reverend John Jenkins, Notre Dame’s president, who arrived in the 1970s. 

National Catholic Reporter

February 16, 2018

Campus Notebook: University of Mary 'booming'; misdirected funds at Georgetown

Another went to the University of Notre Dame's McGrath Institute for Church Life, which, like Catholic Theological Union, received the maximum $1 million "to expand programs for ordained and lay pastoral leaders in a shifting ministry landscape," the university said in a Jan. 18 press release.

Times Higher Education

February 15, 2018

The long view: scholars assess the state of history

Jon T. Coleman is a professor and chair of the history department at the University of Notre Dame.

U.S. News & World Report

February 15, 2018

How to Excel in Law School Interviews

"If a student is clearly nervous speaking with me, I have to wonder how they will interview with a judge, a partner at a firm, or our faculty for a research assistant position," Jacob Baska, director of admissions and financial aid at the University of Notre Dame Law School, said via email.

USA Today

February 14, 2018

Study: Conflicting information about SIDS can prove lethal

James McKenna, a biological anthropologist at Notre Dame University, said his own research suggests that breastfed babies are safest and have the best outcomes if they are allowed to sleep with their parents – what he calls “breastsleeping.”

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Our Sunday Visitor

February 14, 2018

Opening the Word: Love’s symphony

Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D., is the managing director of the McGrath Institute for Church life.

The Wall Street Journal

February 14, 2018

Notre Dame Is Top-Ranked Catholic College

The University of Notre Dame, in Notre Dame, Ind., leads the list, ranked No. 24 overall nationally. 

Daily Mail

February 13, 2018

Battered skulls of a Mesolithic group who died in agony are found mounted on wooden stakes in a grisly 8,000-year-old underwater grave

Mark Golitko, an archaeologist at the University of Notre Dame, who was not involved in the study, told Live Science: 'There's clearly something ritual going on here. What all that means, I don't think we'll ever know.'

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