Entries are now being accepted in a new business plan competition sponsored by the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies in the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame.p….
A poster created by four students in an advanced graphic design class at the University of Notre Dame is the centerpiece of a nonpartisan campuswide project encouraging undergraduates to vote in the Nov. 7 elections.p….
The University of Notre Dame’s student-run radio station, WVFI, is now a global Internet radio station and accessible to listeners around the world at http://wvfi.nd.edu p. Until November 1998 WVFI had been broadcasting on 640 amplitude modulation through a carrier current system on the Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s…
JUST FOUR YEARS ago, the University of Notre Dame did not have a telecommunications leg to stand on. To access the Internet for research or e-mail, the 6,400-person undergraduate student body had to use dial-up access to individual ISP accounts or try to get time on the limited number…
The University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College will participate in the “One Can” Make a Difference food donation drive in conjunction with this weekend’s Notre Dame-Air Force football game.p….
Saths Cooper, a leading anti-apartheid activist and president of the South African Psychology Association, will present “A Psycho-social Perspective of Democratic Change in South Africa” at 8 p.m. Monday (Oct. 30) in room C-103 of the Hesburgh Center for International Studies at the University of Notre Dame.p….
Jack Breen, former chairman and CEO of the Sherwin-Williams Company, will present a lecture titled “Influencing Values in American Corporations” at 7 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 31) in the Jordan Auditorium in the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame.p….
The University of Notre Dame has received a $200,000 grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation of Battle Creek, Mich., to support the recruitment and training of teachers for K-12 schools through the Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE).p….
p. For the third consecutive year, Hispanic Business magazine has selected Gilberto Cárdenas, director of the Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame, as one of the 100 most influential Hispanics in the United States. The annual survey was published in the magazine’s October edition.p….
The University of Notre Dame’s Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI) has received a $1 million grant from the MCJ Foundation of Morristown, N.J., for a new program titled “Rethinking Notre Dame’s Presence in Inner-City Schools.”p….
Frank K. Reilly, Bernard J. Hank Professor of Business Administration at the University of Notre Dame, is a member of the inaugural group of Fellows honored by the Financial Management Association (FMA), the leading organization serving finance scholars in higher education.p….
Up to five area South Bend-residents will receive free tuition in the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) Master of Education program as part of a new initiative to place high-quality teachers in local Catholic schools.p….
David C. Leege, professor of government and international studies at the University of Notre Dame, will participate in a forum on Catholic voter behavior Friday (Oct. 27) at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C.p….
The University of Notre Dame Symphony Orchestra will present its fall concert Nov. 2 (Thursday) at 8 p.m. in Washington Hall on the Notre Dame campus. The concert is free and open to the public.p….
Jim Mello, most recently a residence hall director at Creighton University, and Paula Smith, formerly assistant director of admissions at Purdue University North Central, have been appointed assistant directors of Residence Life at the University of Notre Dame.p….
SOUTH BEND, Ind., Oct. 24 – Democratic vice presidential nominee Joseph I. Lieberman pledged today to usher in a new moral awakening in America with Al Gore by using the presidential pulpit, not federal law, to infuse religion into public life and purge the “pollution of our culture.”p. In…
_"We are still arguably the most religiously observant people on earth, and share a near universal belief in God. But you wouldn’t know it from national public life today. The line between church and state is an important one and has always been hard for us to draw, but…
SOUTH BEND, IN—Decrying the erosion of the country’s moral standards, Sen. Joseph I. Lieberman made his most emphatic call to date Tuesday for Americans to embrace faith-driven values and power a “spiritual awakening” in society.p. "Our nation is only as strong as our values, and right now, despite our…
SOUTH BEND, Ind., Oct. 24 — Returning to one of his most cherished and provocative themes, Senator Joseph I. Lieberman called today for a greater role for religion in public discourse, as a source of shared moral principles and an antidote to “the vacuum of values” in American culture.p….
Retired U.S. Marine Corps First Lt. John A. Lancaster, a 1967 Notre Dame graduate and executive director of the President’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities, will receive the Rev. William Corby, C.S.C., Award during halftime ceremonies at the Notre Dame-Air Force football game Saturday (Oct. 28).p….
Tuesday’s address by Democratic vice presidential candidate Joseph Lieberman will be available live at 10:30 a.m. on the campus cable television system, on WNDU-TV and via cybercast on the University’s website.p….
Democratic Party vice presidential candidate Sen. Joseph Lieberman will deliver a major address on faith and values at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday (Oct. 24) in Washington Hall at the University of Notre Dame. Doors will open at 9:30 a.m.p. Due to seating limitations, attendance at the event will be limited to…
Robert E. Rodes, Jr., will deliver his inaugural lecture as the Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Paper Corporation Professor of Legal Ethics at the Notre Dame Law School at 4 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 24) in the Law School’s Barry Moot Courtroom.p….
Vladimir Khmelkov, senior research analyst in the office of Institutional Research at the University of Notre Dame, will lecture on the conceptual model that links individual aspects of teacher professionalism with the sources of teacher effectiveness at 3:15 p.m. Tuesday (Oct. 24) in the James Coleman Conference Room, 1024…
A new book by University of Notre Dame philosopher and theologian Rev. David B. Burrell, C.S.C., has been published this month by Notre Dame Press.p….
The University of Notre Dame Department of Music will present “A Tribute to Johann Sebastian Bach,” a series of three events in honor of the great Baroque composer, beginning next week. The series, which includes two lectures and a recital, is free and open to the public.p….
The Honorable John T. Noonan, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has been appointed the inaugural Judge James J. Clynes, Jr. Visiting Professor of Law in the Notre Dame Law School.p….
The Inter-University Program for Latino Research (IUPLR) at the University of Notre Dame will assist the U.S. Census Bureau with outreach and promotion efforts to underserved Latino communities as a newly designated Census Information Center.p….
Gary Cestaro, associate professor of modern languages at DePaul University, will deliver a lecture titled “Dante’s Queer Nature” at 4:45 p.m. Oct. 31 (Tuesday) in the Department of Special Collections, Room 102 of the Hesburgh Library, at the University of Notre Dame.p….
The Institute for Church Life (ICL) at the University of Notre Dame has launched a new distance-learning initiative through its Satellite Theological Education Program (STEP) that provides the University’s first exclusively online courses for nontraditional students nationwide.p. The STEP e-Course program is accessible through the ICL’s site on the…