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December 17,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Moore

*(Following is the statement of Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., president of the University of Notre Dame, in response to the release of the final report of NCAA violations in the University’s football program. The NCAA has placed the football program on probation for two years and reduced football…

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December 10,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

The University of Notre Dame has the highest percentage of students participating in study abroad programs among American research universities, according to a report released this week by the Institute of International Education.p….

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December 10,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

WNIT, the public television station for northern Indiana and southwest Michigan, will show “Christmas with the Notre Dame Glee Club” four times throughout the holiday season.p….

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December 10,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Cynthia Day

Anthony M. Trozzolo, Huisking professor emeritus of chemistry at the University of Notre Dame, has been elected a fellow of the Inter-American Photochemical Society (I-APS).p….

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December 9,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

When The Baltimore Consort presents six performances on the East Coast beginning Saturday (Dec. 11), the award-winning ensemble will feature a young soprano from the University of Notre Dame who has performed brilliantly under most unusual circumstances.p….

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December 8,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

Five University of Notre Dame faculty members received research fellowships last week from the National Endowment for the Humanities—the most for any university in the nation.p….

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December 8, 1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Claire Roddewig

The Third International Consultation on Small Christian Communities was held Oct. 31-Nov. 5 in Cochabamba, Bolivia, and resembled two similar events held at the University of Notre Dame in 1991 and 1996. The event was sponsored by the Latin American North American Church Concerns (LANACC) of Notre Dame’s Kellogg…

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December 7,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

A Mass for the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe will be celebrated Fri. (Dec. 10) at 5:05 p.m. in the University of Notre Dame’s Basilica of the Sacred Heart.p….

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Humanities Endowment Awards $9.7-Million

Author: By Susan Ganley

The National Endowment for the Humanities announced Thursday that it was awarding more than $9.7-million in grants and fellowships to 172 scholars and 14 colleges and universities.p. The awards range from $9,920 to $500,000. Approximately $7.5-million was awarded to other institutions, including libraries, museums, and historical societies.p. The University…

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December ,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Rev. Michael S. Driscoll, assistant professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed Tisch Family Assistant Professor of Theology.p….

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December 1,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

U.S. District Judge Ann Claire Williams, a University of Notre Dame trustee and alumna, has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate as a member of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, making her one of seven Notre Dame graduates currently sitting on the nation’s second-highest court.p….

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December 1,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

University of Notre Dame historian Walter Nugent has two new books on the history, people and culture of the American West being published this month.p….

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