Notre Dame president Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., will preside at a memorial Mass for third-year law student Joseph Ciraolo Tuesday (May 6) at 5:05 p.m. in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart.p….
Notre Dame ReSources April 27-May 3, 1997 p. Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: * p. *Chemical weapons treaty: Senate ratification last week of the Chemical Weapons Convention (CWC) will give the United States a "legitimate leadership role in…
The University of Notre Dame’s graduate program in mathematics is ranked in the top tier of private universities nationally, according to the most recent assessment of the National Research Council.p….
The live satellite telecast of “Generations: A Celebration of Notre Dame” can be viewed on campus at the Center for Continuing Education at 8 p.m. Saturday (May 3). It also will be available locally on campus channel 54 and on TCI cable channel 3.p….
Further information on this project may be obtained by calling James Paladino at the Center for Social Concerns. (219) 631-7869 p….
Advisory/Photo opportunity April 29, 1997 p….
Paul Bradshaw, professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame, has been named to the newly created position of director of undergraduate studies in the University’s London program, according to Rev. Timothy Scully, C.S.C., vice president and senior associate provost.p….
Michael J. Francis, professor of government and international studies and a fellow in both the Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies and the Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies at Notre Dame, will become the University’s assistant provost for international studies, according to Rev. Timothy Scully, C.S.C.,…
The inventions of Africans and African-Americans will be showcased May 1-2 (Thurs.-Fri.) at the University of Notre Dame’s Stepan Center in celebration of the tenth year of the University’s Minority Engineering Program.p….
The poet Stephanie Strickland will receive the University of Notre Dame’s 1997 Sandeen Poetry Prize for her book “True North” May 1 (Thursday) at 7:30 p.m. in the Hesburgh Library auditorium. Strickland also will read from the work.p….
The annual University of Notre Dame Opera Workshop will present performances of Giovanni Pergolesi’s “La serva padrona” (“The Maid-Mistress”) and Maurice Ravel’s “L’Enfant et les sortilèges” (“The Boy and his Tantrums”) Monday and Tuesday (April 28-29) at 8 p.m. in Washington Hall.p….
The American Journal of Jurisprudence based in the Notre Dame Law School has received a $100,000 grant from the John M. Olin Foundation to fund an associate editor for two years, and a lecture series and conference.p….
Scholastic, the University of Notre Dame’s weekly student news magazine, is one of just six publications nationwide to receive a 1997 Pacemaker Award from the Associated Collegiate Press – the second consecutive year Scholastic has been so honored.p….
Alex Andreichuk, a recent University of Notre Dame graduate from Lincolnshire, Ill., is one of just 17 students nationwide to be designated a Luce Scholar for the 1997-98 academic year.p….
Notre Dame ReSources April 13-19, 1997 Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news this week: Sweatshops: The Clinton administration’s proposed code of conduct to improve working conditions in the apparel industry must give independent monitors the “power to publish,” says…
Advisory to mediapeople: Although the Basilica of the Sacred Heart is open to the public, television and other cameras are customarily barred from its premises. However, access to a pool feed may be arranged for those who contact our office before Monday (April 21). p….
Further information on this and other activities of Notre Dame’s Habitat for Humanity chapter may be obtained by calling Jacob McGuigan at 634-0530. p….
Mark W. Roche, Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Professor of German Language and Literature and chair of the department of German and Russian languages and literatures at the University of Notre Dame, has been chosen the new George N. Shuster Dean of the University’s College of Arts and Letters,…
Advisory: Calling all three-generation Domers p. The Office of Public Relations and Information at Notre Dame is in search of families with members from three generations who have attended the University. If you are part of such an institutional legacy, please contact Dennis Brown at (219) 631-7367 or at…
For more information, contact David Prentkowski, director of food services, at (219) 631-7253. p….
The Financial Aid and Student Accounts offices at the University of Notre Dame have been merged into a new Student Financial Services office, according to Scott C. Malpass, associate vice president for finance and chief investment officer.p….
Scott P. Mainwaring, chair and Eugene and Helen Conley Professor of Government and International Studies at the University of Notre Dame, will become the new director of the University’s Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies, according to Nathan O. Hatch, the University’s provost.p….
Notre Dame ReSources April 6-12, 1997 Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news this week: Archbishop George : Archbishop Francis E. George, appointed this week by Pope John Paul II as the new archbishop of Chicago, is "theologically right in…
The University of Notre Dame has received a $1.2 million grant from the Walther Cancer Institute in Indianapolis to establish the Walther Cancer Institute Center of Excellence in Cancer Research, according to Nathan O. Hatch, the University’s provost.p….
For more information, contact Tom Barkes at (219) 631-5956 p….
Note to the media: For credentials to Elizabeth Dole’s speech, contact the Office of Public Relations and Information at (219) 631-7367.p….
The University of Notre Dame’s award-winning distance learning program will be featured at 3 p.m. (EST) May 4 (Sunday) on “.com,” a new television series on the CNBC cable network.p….
University of Notre Dame alumnae Cathy Pieronek and Lisa Bolanz have been appointed associate directors in the Notre Dame Law School’s Office of Career Services and Law School Relations.p….
For more information, contact Garth Meintjes, associate director of the Center for Civil and Human Rights, at (219) 631-8555 p….
The nation’s oldest Collegiate Jazz Festival, now in its 39th year, returns to the University of Notre Dame April 11 and 12. The festival features collegiate bands and combos of varying sizes competing before a panel of distinguished judges.p….