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July 28,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Cynthia Day

Stephen J. Rooklidge, a civil engineering and geological studiesgraduate student at the University of Notre Dame, has received a LarsonAquatic Research Support Scholarship from the American Water WorksAssociation (AWWA).p….

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July 27,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Cynthia Day

Summer Commencement exercises for 180 graduating University of Notre Dame students will be held at 11 a.m. Aug. 6 (Friday) on the concourse of the Joyce Center.p….

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July 26,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Cynthia Day

Peter C. Burns, associate professor of civil engineering andgeological sciences at the University of Notre Dame, has received the 1999Young Scientist Award by Geological Society of America. The award is givenannually to honor scientists 35 years or age or younger for originalresearch that advances the earth sciences.p….

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July 23,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

The University of Notre Dame is the third leading undergraduateincubator of staff members for Congressional committees and the House andSenate leadership, according to “The Hill People, 1999,” a special editionof National Journal: The Weekly on Politics and Government.p….

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July 23,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Cynthia Day

A serious obstacle impeding the application of superconductor devices can be overcome by employing a common mechanism, the so-called “ratchet effect,” according to a report by a team of physicists in the July 22 publication of Nature.p….

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July 21,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

Guadalupe Garcia, director of Saint Michael’s Laundry at Notre Damesince 1987, has retired after 32 years at the University.p….

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July 19,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

The University of Notre Dame received five Circle of ExcellenceAwards this week (July 18-20) at the 1999 national assembly of the Councilfor the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) in Boston.p….

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Notre Dame ReSources - July 16, 1999

Author: Dennis Brown and Cynthia Day

The following Notre Dame faculty are available for additional comment on these people and events in the news: Childhood transitions: A Notre Dame psychology professor has launched a study into why some mothers and their children get along well during the teenage years while others experience problems. Titled the…

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July 15,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

South Africa’s ambassador to the United States, Sheila Sisulu, will be the guest speaker at a graduation ceremony for volunteer teachers in the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) on July 17 (Sat.) beginning at 2 p.m. in the auditorium of the College of Business Administration.p….

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July 14,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

Gary Hall, a 1996 Notre Dame Law School graduate, has been selected a White House fellow for 1999-2000. He also is one of two Notre Dame alumni among the 16 recipients of the prestigious award, joining U.S. Army Maj. Peter F. Najera, a 1987 graduate.p….

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July 14,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

John A. Sejdinaj, director of finance and budgeting at the University of Notre Dame since 1996, has been promoted to assistant vice president of finance and director of budgeting and planning.p….

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July 14,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Brown

“Women Poets of the Americas: Toward a Pan-American Gathering,” isa new book coedited by a poet at the University of Notre Dame and anArizona State University scholar who is a Notre Dame alumna.p….

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July 13,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Cynthia Day

Frank P. Incropera, McCloskey dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, has announced the addition of three new positions to the dean’s.p….

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July 8,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Dennis Moore

Prominent Michiana businessman and civic leader Jerry Hammes is the 1999 recipient of the Rev. Howard J. Kenna, C.S.C., Award for service to the University of Notre Dame and its founding religious community, the Congregation of Holy Cross.p….

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July 6,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

The University of Notre Dame has received a $50,000 grant from TheRobert Wood Johnson Foundation of Princeton, N.J., in support of aconference on parenting influences in child development.p….

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July 1,1999 - Newswire Release

Author: Michael O. Garvey

The University of Notre Dame’s Laboratory for Scientific Computing has released a new version of its Local Area Multicomputer (LAM) software library.p….

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