April

Botched Oklahoma execution shakes even death penalty supporters

Christian Science Monitor, April 30, 2014
Rick Garnett, Professor of Law and Political Science

Experts say botched execution in Oklahoma is unlikely to bring big death-penalty changes

The Washington Post, April 30, 2014
Rick Garnett, Professor of Law and Political Science

Will Donald Sterling Give Up Clippers Or Fight?

TIME, April 30, 2014
Richard Sheehan, Professor of Business

Sterling again insists Clippers not for sale, despite NBA ruling

Fox News, April 30, 2014
Richard Sheehan, Professor of Business

Is the ‘Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ a fake after all?

The Daily Mail, April 30, 2014
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Supreme Court Revives EPA Rule on Air Pollution Across State Lines

The Wall Street Journal, April 29, 2014
Bruce Huber, Associate Professor of Law

What’s next for the Clippers — and for Donald Sterling?

Fox Sports, April 29, 2014
Richard Sheehan, Professor of Business

Donald Sterling could tie up Clippers sale ‘for the rest of his life’

Los Angeles Times, April 29, 2014
Richard Sheehan, Professor of Business

Donald Sterling has options to weigh after NBA ban

Los Angeles Times, April 29, 2014
Richard Sheehan, Professor of Business

New clues casts doubt on ‘Gospel of Jesus’ Wife’

CNN Belief Blog, April 29, 2014
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

The Jason Collins Effect: Yes, They Can

The Daily Beast, April 29, 2014

Notre Dame-Schurz contest honors bus tracker app

Associated Press, April 29, 2014

New Russia sanctions: Who’s calling the shots, the US or Europe?

Christian Science Monitor, April 28, 2014
David Cortright, Director of Policy Studies

5 Things You Might Not Have Known About Memory

Huffington Post, April 28, 2014
Gabriel Radvansky, Professor of Psychology

Is the Vatican sending mixed messages?

MSNBC, April 27, 2014
Kathleen Cummings, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

Two popes proclaimed saints

Wall Street Journal, April 27, 2014
Kathleen Cummings, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

Canonization: A guide

WGN Radio, April 27, 2014
Kathleen Cummings, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

Who Really Put the Pope in Charge?

The Daily Beast, April 27, 2014
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Sainthood for 2 Predecessors Allows Pope to Straddle Divide

New York Times, April 26, 2014
Kathleen Cummings, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

Cowboys v Feds

The Economist, April 25, 2014
Bruce Huber, Associate Professor of Law

Slain US doctor’s colleague recalls Kabul attack

Washington Post, April 25, 2014
Larissa Fast, Assistant Professor of Conflict Resolution

Pope Francis Canonization of Two Popes Promises to be Epic

NBC Nightly News, April 25, 2014
Kathleen Cummings, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

Notre Dame, Cornell get $3.8M grant to study hope

The Wall Street Journal, April 25, 2014

Cliven Bundy’s Misguided Insurrection Revives An Old Debate About Land In The West

Business Insider, April 25
Bruce Huber, Associate Professor of Law

11 Stunning American College Chapels

Business Insider, April 24, 2014

Michigan’s ban on affirmative action upheld by Supreme Court

CNN, April 23, 2014
Jennifer Mason McAward, Associate Professor of Law

US Supreme Court upholds Michigan ban on affirmative action

Financial Times, April 23, 2014
Jennifer Mason McAward, Associate Professor of Law

Notre Dame seeks sustainable home model for Haiti

Associated Press, April 23, 2014

Court upholds right to ban race in college admissions

Detroit News, April 22, 2014
Jennifer Mason McAward, Associate Professor of Law

Michigan affirmative ban is OK, Supreme Court says

Associated Press, April 22, 2014
Jennifer Mason McAward, Associate Professor of Law

NonProfitCollegesOnline.com Releases List of World’s 50 Wealthiest Universities

Reuters, April 22, 2014

San Francisco probe leading to entrapment claims

Washington Post, April 19, 2014
Jimmy Gurule, Professor of Law

Astronomers Uncover Earth-Like Planet That Could Support Life

Bloomberg, April 18, 2014
Justin Crepp, Freimann Assistant Professor of Physics

Openly Gay College Athletes Explain What It’s Like To Come Out To Their Team

Huffington Post, April 17, 2014
Patrick Deneen, David A. Potenziani Memorial Associate Professor of Constitutional Studies

Did Christians really ‘steal’ Easter?

CNN, April 17, 2014
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Local design firm Dimensional Innovations wins Notre Dame contract

Bloomberg Businessweek, April 17, 2014

University of Notre Dame Now Provides Professional-Quality Broadcasts Using Level 3 Vyvx Technology

Reuters, April 17, 2014

Alibaba Said to Plan Hong Kong-Style Fees for IPO Bankers

Bloomberg, April 16, 2014
Tim Loughran, C. R. Smith II Professor of Finance

Stillen als Zwangsverhütung: Mama gehört mir ganz allein

Der Spiegel, April 16, 2014
James McKenna, Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, CSC, Professor of Anthropology

Machine ethics and autonomous cars. A robot code of ethics. The internet of needy things. Whole brain emulation.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s Radio National, April 20, 2014
Laurel Riek, Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor

Warum Babys nachts ständig aufwachen

Die Welt, April 16, 2014
James McKenna, Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, CSC, Professor of Anthropology

10 Historically Black Colleges Where Freshmen Return

US News & World Report, April 15, 2014
University of Notre Dame

Regulators Weigh Curbs on Trading Fees

The Wall Street Journal, April 14, 2014
Robert Battalio, Professor of Business, and Shane Corwin, Associate Professor of Business

Got Sleep? 20 More Minutes Boosts Your Brain Power

Inc., April 14, 2014
Jessica Payne, Nancy O’Neill Collegiate Chair in Psychology

Obama hosts Easter, Passover events

USA Today, April 14, 2014
Robert Schmuhl, Chair, Department of American Studies

The ‘Gospel of Jesus’s Wife’ is Still as Big as Mystery as Ever

The Daily Beast, April 13, 2014
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Apple vs Samsung: Why this trial will be harder for Apple

CNBC, April 10, 2014
Mark McKenna, Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development

First Exomoon Spotted: Is It The Real Deal, Or Just A Planet Orbiting A Star?

International Business Times, April 12, 2014
David Bennett, Research Professor, Astrophysics and Cosmology

The Wall Street Journal—The Vatican’s Precious Manuscripts Go Online

The Wall Street Journal, April 11, 2014
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Scientists may have spotted the first exomoon

UPI, April 11, 2014
David Bennett, Research Professor, Astrophysics and Cosmology

Behind the changing fashion of ‘Mad Men’

CNN, April 10, 2014
Linda Przybyszewski, Associate Professor of History

NASA-funded researchers spot first possible ‘exomoon’

Fox News, April 10, 2014
David Bennett, Research Professor, Astrophysics and Cosmology

Babies evolved to wake new mothers in the middle of the night as a survival tactic, claims Harvard biologist

The Independent, April 10, 2014
James McKenna, Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, CSC, Professor of Anthropology

Here’s Scientific Proof That Life Gets Better As You Get Older

Huffington Post, April 10, 2014
Timothy Judge, Franklin D. Schurz Professor of Management

What Shrinking Newsrooms Mean in the Age of the Koch Brothers and Billionaire Donors

Huffington Post, April 10, 2014
Lloyd Hitoshi Mayer, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law

Al Jazeera—Kerry blames Israel for talks crisis

Al Jazeera, April 9, 2014
Michael Desch, Chair, Department of Political Science

Spain’s New ‘Holy Grail’: Jesus Couldn’t Afford That Kind of Bling

The Daily Beast, April 6, 2014
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Catholic teacher contract gets exact on behavior

Associated Press, April 3, 2014
Rev. Ronald Nuzzi, Alliance for Catholic Education

Microsoft Faithful Have High Hopes for Nadella as ‘Next Bill Gates’

NBC News, April 4, 2014
Mark Kimmet, Senior Systems Engineer

Choosing jury in Apple-Samsung case may be hard

Associated Press, April 1, 2014
Mark McKenna, Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development