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Summer Commencement excercises

Author: Lewis Dawson

Summer Commencement exercises for 203 graduating University of Notre Dame students will be held at 11 a.m. Friday (Aug. 7) on the concourse of the Joyce Center.p….

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

Notre Dame ReSources July 20-24, 1998 p. The following Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: p. Secret Service : Attorney General Janet Reno is seriously mistaken in her attempt to establish a novel Secret Service privilege, says Douglas Kmiec

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Ameritech supports Pre-College Minority Engineering Program

Author: Michael O. Garvey

p. p. The University of Notre Dame has received a gift of $60,046 from Ameritech to expand the Ameritech Pre-College Minority Engineering Program (APMEP).p. “Interest in engineering among minority students needs to be encouraged before high school,” said Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., Notre Dame’s president, in announcing the…

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Keating book pioneers new textbook technology

Author: Dennis Brown

The third edition of “Business Forecasting,” coauthored by University of Notre Dame economist Barry Keating, recently became the first book on the subject to include a CD-ROM, making it possible to access all of the book’s text and data sets without ever turning a page.p….

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

The following Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: p. IRS reform : A key provision in the new legislation that reforms the Internal Revenue Service will shift the burden of proof from taxpayers to the IRS, which "sounds like…

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Notre Dame aquatic ecologists discover Eurasian ruffe food source in Great Lakes

Author: Cynthia Day

Food needed to sustain the invading Eurasian ruffe (pronounced “rough”), a perch-related fish now inhabiting western Lake Superior and moving east, is abundant throughout the Great Lakes, according to Notre Dame aquatic ecologists in an article in the next issue of the Journal of Great Lakes Research. This may…

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Six Circle of Excellence Awards given to the University

Author: Dennis Brown

The University of Notre Dame received six Circle of Excellence Awards at this week’s annual convention of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) in Chicago. The staff of Notre Dame, the University’s quarterly magazine, earned a gold medal for overall writing and two silver medals,…

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Watkins will visit with National Youth Sports Program participants

Author: Dennis Brown

Shirley Watkins, under secretary of food, nutrition and consumer services in the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), will visit the University of Notre Dame on Wednesday morning (July 15) to meet with more than 250 South Bend-area young people participating in the National Youth Sports Program (NYSP).p….

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High school educators will visit as part of the Campus Tour Program

Author: Dennis Brown

A group of 12 high school educators from throughout Indiana will visit the University of Notre Dame, Saint Mary’s College and Holy Cross College on Tuesday (July 14) as participants in the Campus Tour Program sponsored by the Independent Colleges of Indiana (ICI).p….

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Notre Dame ReSources

Author: Dennis Brown

The following Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: p. Northern Ireland : Tensions flaring up during the marching season in Northern Ireland were “almost inevitable considering the tumultuous events that the province has experienced this year,” says Andrew Reynolds

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