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Beirne wins Marshall Scholarship

Author: Dennis Brown

Katherine Beirne, a University of Notre Dame senior from Rocky River, Ohio, is one of 38 Marshall Scholarship winners nationwide for 1998, the British government announced this week. She was chosen from among more than 800 candidates from 200 colleges and universities to receive one of the most competitive…

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Notre Dame Combines Research and Religion

Author: ETHAN BRONNER

NOTRE DAME, Ind. — At the end of a century in which the great American universities have moved from being extensions of churches to centers of secularism, the University of Notre Dame is carving itself an important niche as an institution of serious scholarship with a deeply religious environment.p….

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'Today's Life Choices' receives Bronze Award for films and video productions

Author: Bryan W. Furze

“Today’s Life Choices,” a documentary series produced by the University of Notre Dame and Golden Dome Productions, has been awarded the Bronze Award for films and video productions on social and economic issues from Worldfest Charleston, an international film and video festival.p….

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Gad-el-Hak named a Freeman scholar

Author: Dan Toolan

Mohamed Gad-el-Hak, professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has been named the 14th Freeman scholar by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.p. The prize is the highest honor bestowed by the division of fluids engineering within ASME and is awarded biennially. Gad-el-Hak will…

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown and Michael O. Garvey

Notre Dame ReSources Dec. 1-6 p. Please feel free to call the following Notre Dame faculty for additional comment on these people and events in the news: p. p. Land mines : "In the five years I’ve wandered around the front lines of wars, I’ve never personally seen a…

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Gutierrez will speak on 'Space, Time, and the Chicano Experience'

Author: Bryan W. Furze

Ramon Gutierrez, professor of history and ethnic studies and director of the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at the University of California at San Diego (UCSD), will deliver a lecture titled “Space, Time, and the Chicano Experience” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 10) in the University…

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Crumlish died of a heart attack at age 69

Author: Dennis Brown

Word has been received of the death of Brian Crumlish, professor of architecture at the University of Notre Dame. He died Thursday (Nov. 27) of a heart attack at age 69.p….

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