April

Historians assess the promise and paradox of JFK at his centenary

Crux, April 30, 2017
John McGreevy, Dean of the College of Arts and Letters

Awards

The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 30, 2017
Atalia Omer, Associate Professor of Religion, Conflict and Peace Studies and David Campbell, Packey J. Dee Professor of American Democracy, Department Chair

How to Wake Up To Your Creativity

Time, April 30, 2017
Jessica Payne, Associate Professor of Psychology

When being a scientist is politically dangerous

ABC Radio (Australia), April 29, 2017
Don Howard, Professor of Philosophy

Were Humans Really in America 100,000 Years Before We Thought?

The Daily Beast, April 29, 2017
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

The Pope’s perilous mission to Egypt

CNN, April 29, 2017
Gabriel Said Reynolds, Professor of Islamic Studies and Theology

Scholar who revitalized Christian philosophy wins Templeton prize

Crux, April 29, 2017
Alvin Plantinga A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy

Evening Extra

BBC Radio, April 28, 2017
Robert Schmuhl, Walter H. Annenberg-Edmund P. Joyce Chair in American Studies and Journalism and Director, John W. Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics and Democracy

Americans Are More Likely To Vote For Highly Religious Candidates

HuffPost, April 28, 2017
University of Notre Dame

Pope Francis arrives in Cairo seeking to mend ties with Islam

Reuters, April 28, 2017
Gabriel Said Reynolds, Professor of Islamic Studies and Theology

Hopes for Pope’s visit to Egypt’s al-Azhar University

Vatican Radio, April 27, 2017
Gabriel Said Reynolds, Professor of Islamic Studies and Theology

Trump Agrees to ‘Renegotiate’ Trade Deal with Mexico, Canada

Voice of America, April 27, 2017
Jeffrey Bergstrand, Professor of Finance

Safe Sanctuaries

U.S. News & World Report, April 27, 2017
Lisa Koop, Adjunct Law Professor

Best Value Colleges 2017 By Region: Northeast, West, Midwest And South

Forbes, April 26, 2017
University of Notre Dame

Opening the Word: Shepherd’s sweet voice

Our Sunday Visitor, April 26, 2017
Timothy P. O’Malley, Associate Professional Specialist of Theology and Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy

Notre Dame philosopher Alvin Plantinga wins Templeton Prize

The Associated Press, April 25, 2017
Alvin Plantinga A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy

Global persecution of Christians is ‘growing worse than ever’

National Catholic Reporter, April 25, 2017
Under Caesar’s Sword

Philosopher who argued for God wins Templeton Prize

Religion News Service, April 25, 2017
Alvin Plantinga A. O’Brien Professor of Philosophy

Catholics in Africa need to reclaim their faith

Vatican Radio, April 25, 2017
Rev. Paulinus I. Odozor, C.S.Sp., Associate Professor of Theology

Christians are the most widely targeted religious group in the world

Angelus News, April 24, 2017
Under Caesar’s Sword

Medieval art is relatable today, even out of context

National Catholic Reporter, April 22, 2017
Robin Jensen, Patrick O’Brien Professor of Theology

Landmark study examines responses of Christians to religious persecution

Crux, April 22, 2017
Daniel Philpott, Director of Notre Dame Center for Civil and Human Rights

Son Rise Morning Show

EWTN (audio), April 21, 2017
Daniel Philpott, Director of Notre Dame Center for Civil and Human Rights

7,000 FARC rebels are demobilizing in Colombia. But where do they go next?

The Washington Post, April 21, 2017
Sarah Zukerman Daly, Assistant Professor of Political Science and Faculty Fellow at the Kellogg Institute for International Studies

Campus Notebook: Chestnut Hill not entangled; no more yoga at Benedictine; Notre Dame’s new social justice database

National Catholic Reporter, April 21, 2017
Center for Civil and Human Rights

Make persecution ‘difficult for others to ignore,’ cardinal says

Catholic News Service, April 21, 2017
Daniel Philpott, Director of Notre Dame Center for Civil and Human Rights

Persecution of Christians is a human rights issue, says Pakistani archbishop

Fox News, April 20, 2017
University of Notre Dame

Most Millennials Are Finding It Hard to Transition Into Adulthood: Report

NBC News, April 20, 2017
Jessica McManus Warnell, Associate Teaching Professor in the Department of Management & Organization

Bankrupt the Regime

U.S. News & World Report, April 20, 2017
George Lopez, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies

Notre Dame Students to Encourage Lead Exposure Testing

Associated Press, April 20, 2017
University of Notre Dame

Persecuted Christians often choose strategy of survival, says study

Catholic News Service (subscription required), April 20, 2017
University of Notre Dame

Opening the Word: Renewed hearts

Our Sunday Visitor, April 19, 2017
Timothy P. O’Malley, Associate Professional Specialist of Theology and Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy

Landscape shifts for surrogate motherhood

Our Sunday Visitor, April 19, 2017
Timothy P. O’Malley, Associate Professional Specialist of Theology and Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy

What do recycled tires have to do with religious liberty? The Supreme Court is finding out.

CNN, April 19, 2017
Richard Garnett, Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Corporation Professor and Concurrent Professor of Political Science

Supreme Court seems to lean toward church in Lutheran playground case

Catholic News Service, April 19, 2017
Richard Garnett, Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Corporation Professor and Concurrent Professor of Political Science

The Supreme Court Considers Whether Churches Should Get Taxpayer Dollars

The Atlantic, April 19, 2017
Richard Garnett, Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Corporation Professor and Concurrent Professor of Political Science

Church, state, and school: What might Supreme Court ruling mean for vouchers?

The Christian Science Monitor, April 18, 2017
Daniel Hungerman, Stepan Family Associate Professor of Economics

The biggest stereotype about the professional lives of millennials in the US is wrong

Quartz, April 18, 2017
University of Notre Dame

Boo hoo: Canadian babies cry more – but why?

The Globe and Mail (Canada), April 16, 2017
James McKenna, Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, CSC, Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Mother-Baby Behavioral Sleep Lab

How a Near Death Experience Changed Easter for this Biblical Scholar

The Daily Beast, April 16, 2017
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

The Problem With Trump’s Attempt to Scare North Korea

New York Magazine, April 15, 2017
George Lopez, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies

The robot scabs are coming to take your jobs

CNN, April 15, 2017
Don Howard, Professor of Philosophy

Why aren’t we moving as much for work?

Marketplace (audio), April 14, 2017
Abigail Wozniak, Associate Professor in the Department of Economics

Sessions announces revamp of immigration law system. Will it help?

The Christian Science Monitor, April 13, 2017
Lisa Koop, Adjunct Law Professor

Opening the Word: Unseeing believing

Our Sunday Visitor, April 12, 2017
Timothy P. O’Malley, Associate Professional Specialist of Theology and Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy

U.S. strike on Syria raises moral questions about civilian security

National Catholic Reporter, April 12, 2017
Daniel Philpott, Director of Notre Dame Center for Civil and Human Rights, and David Cortright, Director of Policy Studies; Director of the Peace Accords Matrix (PAM)

Trump Adds Insult To Injury In Syria

The Huffington Post, April 12, 2017
Mary Ellen O’Connell, Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law and Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution

How United Airlines could take a customer service lesson from Delta

Fox News, April 11, 2017
James O’Rourke, Arthur F. and Mary J. O’Neil Director of the Fanning Center for Business Communication

For North Korea, sanctions are safer than a strike, experts say

USA Today, April 11, 2017
George Lopez, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies

Parents’ Fights May Cause More Harm Than Divorce To Kids: Study

The Huffington Post Canada, April 11, 2017
E. Mark Cummings, Professor of Pyschology

Supreme Court Retirement Talk Focuses on Pivotal Justice Kennedy

Bloomberg, April 11, 2017
Richard Garnett, Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Corporation Professor and Concurrent Professor of Political Science

Trump Jobs Demands Force Automakers Into Political Conflict

Associated Press, April 10, 2017
Joseph Holt, Associate Teaching Professor of Business

Against the Ivy League’s Supreme Court Dominance

The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 10, 2017
Notre Dame Law School

US Strike ‘Took Out 20% of Syria’s planes’

BBC Radio (audio), April 10, 2017
George Lopez, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Professor Emeritus of Peace Studies

What Happened to the Jerusalem Temple’s Menorah?

The Daily Beast, April 9, 2017
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Dear atheists, please stop calling religion a meme

The Irish Times, April 9, 2017
Gary Gutting, Notre Dame Endowed Chair in Philosophy Emeritus

Keeping Up With the Growing Threat to Data Security

The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 9, 2017
Ronald D. Kraemer, Vice President and Chief Information and Digital Officer

How Washington’s favorite cancer fighter helps himself

Politico, April 9, 2017
Lloyd Mayer, Professor of Law

Are Donald Trump’s missile strikes in Syria legal?

The Guardian, April 7, 2017
Mary Ellen O’Connell, Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law and Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution

Syria missile strikes: US launches first direct military action against Assad

The Guardian, April 7, 2017
Mary Ellen O’Connell, Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law and Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution

Trump to receive military strike options on Syria after chemical attack

The Guardian, April 6, 2017
Mary Ellen O’Connell, Robert and Marion Short Professor of Law and Research Professor of International Dispute Resolution

Vatican’s top African challenges Trump to think globally

Angelus News, April 6, 2017
University of Notre Dame

Trump and Xi Jinping have a surprising amount in common

CNN, April 6, 2017
Michel Hockx, Professor, Chinese Literature and Culture; Director, Liu Institute for Asia and Asian Studies

Opening the Word: Goodbye to fear

Our Sunday Visitor, April 5, 2017
Timothy P. O’Malley, Associate Professional Specialist of Theology and Director, Notre Dame Center for Liturgy

The Church, Africa and the future

Our Sunday Visitor, April 5, 2017
University of Notre Dame

How to Cut Time to Degree

The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 5, 2017
John McGreevy, Dean of the College of Arts and Letters

Did Jeannette Rankin inspire other women to enter politics?

Vox, April 4, 2017
Christina Wolbrecht, Associate Professor of Political Science and David Campbell, Packey J. Dee Professor of American Democracy
Department Chair

Dad’s post supporting wife co-sleeping with baby goes viral, sparks debate

CBS News, April 3, 2017
James McKenna, Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, CSC, Professor of Anthropology and Director of the Mother-Baby Behavioral Sleep Lab

Will America Finally Get Its First Black Saints?


The Daily Beast, April 2, 2017
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Universities With the Most Doctorate Recipients in the Humanities and Arts, 2015

The Chronicle of Higher Education, April 2, 2017
University of Notre Dame

McGrady, Self and Lobo Headline Hall of Fame Class


Reuters, April 1, 2017
Muffet McGraw, Women’s Basketball Coach

Close to Home: Rebecca Lobo Puts Down Stakes at Hall of Fame


Associated Press, April 1, 2017
Muffet McGraw, Women’s Basketball Coach