Aubrey Dill, a 1997 graduate of Ottawa High School in Holland, Mich., and an entering freshman at the University of Notre Dame, has been awarded the first Hammes Scholarship.p….
Word has been received of the death Monday of Gerhart Niemeyer, professor emeritus of government and international studies at the University of Notre Dame.p….
Advisory to media N.B. Professor Kmiec may be reached at (219) 631-6981.p….
Daniel J. Saracino has been named to the newly created position of assistant provost for enrollment at the University of Notre Dame, according to Nathan O. Hatch, the University’s provost. The appointment is effective July 1.p….
Sr. Mary Catherine Hilkert, O.P., associate professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame, has received the first Sophia Award from the Washington Theological Union.p….
Bishop Donald W. Trautman of Erie, Pa., has received the 1997 Michael Mathis Award from the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Pastoral Ministry.p….
“In the House of Blue Leaves,” a collection of short stories by Susan Neville, has been selected as the second winner of the University of Notre Dame’s Sullivan Prize for short fiction.p….
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded the University of Notre Dame a $350,000 grant that will allow it to connect to the NSF’s Very High Performance Backbone Network Service (vBNS), a sophisticated telecommunications network that enables scientists across the continent to share powerful computing resources.p….
Judge Allen Sharp of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Indiana has dismissed the defamation claim in the lawsuit filed against the University of Notre Dame and head football coach Bob Davie by former offensive line coach Joe Moore.p….
A tribute to the late John Houck, professor of management at the University of Notre Dame until his death last December, will take place at 7 p.m. Sept. 20 (Saturday) at Sacred Heart Parish Center, immediately west of Moreau Seminary on Douglas Road in South Bend.p….
-The Center for Bioengineering and Pollution Control at the University of Notre Dame is changing its name to the Center for Environmental Science and Technology (CEST), according to center director Charles F. Kulpa, Jr., professor of biological sciences.p….
David T. Link, professor of law and Joseph A. Matson Dean of the Notre Dame Law School, has taken the lead in the creation of the World Law Institute, a not-for-profit organization that will sponsor educational programs in fields of law relating to the global economy, world organizations, and…
More than 100 employees of the University of Notre Dame were honored May 19 at the annual President’s Staff Appreciation Dinner. Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., University president, presented special awards to a group of veteran employees.p….
Ten members of the University of Notre Dame faculty have been advanced to emeritus rank, and promotions have been announced for 39 others, including the appointment of two faculty members to endowed chairs.p….
Works by American sculptor and South Bend native George Rickey will be on exhibit at the Snite Museum of Art June 29-Sept. 14.p….
The University of Notre Dame Law School is rated among the nation’s elite in two new surveys.p….
*Advisory to media: Habitat for Humanity will produce two satellite video feeds from the Pikeville and other work sites. Former President Carter and Habitat’s president and co-founder, Millard Fuller will be featured. The times (EDT) and coordinates are: Monday (June 16) from 2:30-2:45 p.m. at SBS 6 Transponder 13-A…
Eleven faculty members and five rectors were accorded special recognition at the University of Notre Dame’s annual president’s dinner for faculty.p. William B. Berry, professor of electrical engineering, received the prestigious Faculty Award, whose recipients are nominated by the faculty at large and selected by a committee of former…
One of America’s most recognizable campus landmarks, the 118-year-old golden-domed Main Building at the University of Notre Dame, will be closed for a two-year renovation and restoration beginning July 1.p….
Frederick H. Baumer, Jr., a 1958 Notre Dame graduate, has received the John Cardinal O’Hara, C.S.C. Award from the University’s Alumni Association.p….
The Notre Dame Alumni Association marked the University’s 25th year of coeducation by honoring six prominent alumnae with the 1997 Notre Dame Women’s Award of Achievement.p….
Further information on Professor Stroik’s argument can be obtained by calling him at (219) 631-5762. Copies of the May/June issue of Catholic Dossier may be obtained by calling its editor, Mark Brumley, at (707) 226-9398. p….
The University of Notre Dame is pleased to announce the establishment of a scholarship program for deserving members of the parish of Our Lady of the Lake in Holland, Mich. The program has been made available as a result of the generosity of Dorene and Jerry Hammes of Holland,…
Alumni, faculty and staff from the Notre Dame Law School will join with others in the University community Saturday (June 13) to honor Rev. Michael McCafferty, C.S.C., on the 10th anniversary of his death.p….
The University of Notre Dame’s School of Architecture will conduct its first Summer Program in Architectural and Urban Design in Nauplion, Greece, June 28-Aug. 10. The program will culminate with the presentation to the town of a new masterplan for its future development.p….
John P. McMeel, president of Universal Press Syndicate, will be honored Saturday (June 7) with the Notre Dame Alumni Association award that memorializes the University’s founder.p….
The University of Notre Dame has received a $5 million commitment from Robert S. and Elizabeth Nanovic of North Yarmouth, Maine, to increase the endowment of the Nanovic Center for European Studies.p….
Notre Dame ReSources June 1-7, 1997 p….
Two significant milestones in the history of the University of Notre Dame – 25 years of coeducation and the 50th anniversary of the University’s first African-American graduate, Frazier Thompson – will be observed Thursday through Sunday (June 5-8) during the Alumni Association’s 1997 Reunion Weekend.p. Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh,…
Further information on this and other exhibitions at the Snite Museum may be obtained by calling Gina Costa at (219) 631-4720. p….