The University of Notre Dame’s award-winning distance learning program will expand to a third Midwestern market for the 1997-98 academic year.p….
“Viewing Industrial Relations Today” will be the theme of the University of Notre Dame’s 40th annual Union-Management Conference, to be held June 20 (Friday). Representatives from unions, industry and corporate management will attend the daylong event, which will take place at Saint Mary’s College.p….
The University of Notre Dame Folk Choir embarks May 19 (Mon.) on a 17-day tour of Ireland that features eight concerts, four church music workshops and six liturgical performances in ten Irish cities and towns.p….
After a yearlong self-study and review process, the University of Notre Dame received unconditional certification this week from the NCAA Committee on Athletics Certification.p. Established in 1993 as part of the NCAA’s reform agenda, the committee oversees a certification program designed to ensure integrity in collegiate athletic operations and…
The University of Notre Dame has received a $129,600 grant from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation to create an interdisciplinary program in journalism education.p….
The Rhodes, Fulbright, Luce, Truman and Goldwater programs have awarded scholarships and grants to 16 University of Notre Dame students for the 1997-98 academic year.p….
Recognition ceremonies for the University of Notre Dame’s graduating African-American, Asian and Hispanic students will be held Saturday (May 17) and Sunday (May 18) according to the following schedule:p….
“Generations: A Celebration of Notre Dame” will be rebroadcast locally on June 1 (Sun.) at 8 p.m. over TCI cable channel 3. p….
Notre Dame ReSources May 11-17, 1997 p. Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: * p. *Supreme Court: The decision this week to narrow the power of the federal government to veto local election rules continues the Supreme Court’s efforts…
The University of Notre Dame’s Student Affairs office has given its 1997 Special Recognition Awards to Seth Miller, a senior economics major from Cedar Rapids, Iowa; Megan Murray, a junior sociology major from Wheaton, Ill.; Brendan Kelly, a junior government major from Reston, Va.; and Michael Flood, a senior…
Note: Media interested in profiling individual students may contact them directly, or work through the Office of Public Relations and Information.p….
Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., president of the University of Notre Dame, and officers of the University will host a reception from 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday (May 17) at the Center for Continuing Education for members of the class of 1997, their families and friends.p….
The University of Notre Dame’s Student Activities office has announced the 1997 recipients of its Student Leadership Awards.p….
The Notre Dame Law School and the Colleges of Arts and Letters, Science, Engineering and Business Administration have selected their outstanding teachers for the 1996-97 academic year. p….
Almost 200 Notre Dame graduating seniors who are embarking on a year or more of community service in this country and abroad—some 10 per cent of the class of 1997—will be honored at the University’s annual Volunteer Send-Off Saturday (May 17) at 10 a.m. in Washington Hall.p….
Diploma ceremonies for Notre Dame Law School students and College of Business Administration master’s degree candidates will be conducted Sunday (May 18) at the reflecting pool of the Hesburgh Library.p….
Gen. Joseph W. Ralston, vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will deliver the Commissioning Ceremony address to the University of Notre Dame’s ROTC students at 9:30 a.m. Saturday (May 17) at the Joyce Center. The ceremony is open to the public.p. All four branches of the military…
Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president emeritus of the University of Notre Dame, was awarded the Ellis Island Medal of Honor in ceremonies Sunday (May 4) in the Great Hall on Ellis Island.p….
Anjanette Koritnik, a chemistry major from Livonia, Mich., has been named valedictorian of the University of Notre Dame’s 1997 graduating class and will deliver the valedictory address during Commencement exercises Sunday (May 18).p….
Note to the media: Those planning to attend Commencement can arrange for tickets by contacting the Office of Public Relations and Information at (219) 631-7367. p….
*Notre Dame ReSources May 4-10, 1997 p. p. Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: * p….
The University of Notre Dame and NBC Sports today announced a new five-year broadcasting agreement that will keep Notre Dame home football games on NBC through 2005.p….
Catherine Mowry LaCugna, Nancy R. Dreux professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame, died of cancer Saturday (May 3) at Saint Joseph’s Medical Center. LaCugna’s scholarship primarily concerned the practical implications of the doctrine of the Trinity for the life of the Church. She lectured widely in…
Further information on the conference may be obtained by calling Claire White at the Kroc Institute at (219) 631-6483. p….
The University of Notre Dame’s Frank O’Malley Award, given annually by student government and the Notre Dame Alumni Association, this year has been awarded posthumously to John W. Houck, professor of management and codirector of Notre Dame’s Center for Ethics and Religious Values in Business until his death in…
EMBARGOED Until 6 p.m. EST Saturday, May 3, 1997 p….
The record number of honorary degrees awarded to Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., continues to grow.p….
Word has been received of the death of Frank E. Booker, recently retired professor of law at the Notre Dame Law School. He died Tuesday (May 6) after suffering a stroke. He was 67.p….