The record number of honorary degrees awarded to Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., continues to grow.p….
Karen Richman, assistant professor of anthropology at the University of Notre Dame, has received a second national fellowship for a research project titled “The Protestant Ethic and the Dis-spirit of Vodou: Religious Conversion, Labor Incorporation, and Transnationalism among Haitians in South Florida.”p….
Vincent D. Rougeau, associate professor and associate dean of the Notre Dame Law School, has received the Distinguished Teaching Award from this year’s law school graduates.p….
The University of Notre Dame has honored 43 outstanding undergraduate teachers with the second annual Kaneb Teaching Awards. The award recipients will be recognized Sunday (May 21) during the University’s 155th Commencement exercises.p….
The University of Notre Dame will provide live cybercasts on the World Wide Web of three Commencement events this weekend (May 20-21), and closed-circuit viewing of the Commencement ceremony also will be available on campus.p….
The Colleges of Arts and Letters, Science and Engineering and the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame have selected their outstanding teachers of undergraduates for the 1999-2000 academic year.p….
“Economic Trends and the Global Economy” will be the theme of the University of Notre Dame’s 43rd annual Union-Management Conference, to be held June 16 (Friday). Representatives from union, industry and corporate management will attend the daylong event, which will take place in Carroll Auditorium at Saint Mary’s College.p….
The University of Notre Dame’s John A. Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning has announced six projects that have received funding from the USA Group, a nonprofit parent corporation to a family of companies involved in education loans and other financial, information and management-consulting services.p….
p. Nathan O. Hatch has been elected to a second five-year term as provost of the University of Notre Dame. Hatch’s reappointment by the University’s Board of Trustees came after the Trustees had reviewed recommendations from Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., the University’s president, and an elected faculty committee…
Some 175 Notre Dame graduating seniors who are embarking on a year or more of service in this country and abroad—nearly 10 percent of the class of 2000—will be honored at the University’s annual Senior Service Send-Off Saturday (May 20) at 10 a.m. in Washington Hall. The ceremony will…
Diploma ceremonies for Notre Dame Law School students and Mendoza College of Business master’s degree candidates will be conducted Sunday (May 21) at the reflecting pool of the Hesburgh Library on campus.p….
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“Jet Lag,” an innovative performance project written by Jessica Chalmers, assistant professor of film, television and theatre at the University of Notre Dame, won an Obie Award for production Monday (May 15) in New York.p….
More than 2,750 students will receive degrees Sunday (May 21) at the University of Notre Dame’s 155th Commencement exercises. The ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. in the Joyce Center on campus.p….
The University of Notre Dame Board of Trustees has elected Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., a vice president and associate provost of the University.p….
Ronalth Ochaeta, a 1994 graduate of the University of Notre Dame Law School, has been appointed by Guatemalan President Alfonso Portillo as the country’s ambassador to the Organization of American States.p….
Gen. Michael E. Ryan, chief of staff of the U.S. Air Force, will deliver the Commissioning Ceremony address to the University of Notre Dame’s ROTC students at 9:30 a.m. May 20 (Saturday) in the Joyce Center.p….
“Monk’s March,” a 2-mile walk for University of Notre Dame employees led by Notre Dame’s president, Rev. Edward A. “Monk” Malloy, C.S.C., will highlight the University’s celebration May 23 (Tuesday) of National Employee Health&Fitness Day.p. The walk around campus will begin at 12:15 p.m. on the Field House Mall…
NEW YORK — As American Catholics wonder whom the Vatican will name to replace Cardinal John O’Connor as archbishop of New York, they might consider this: Those who know aren’t talking, and those who are talking don’t know.p. Despite all the speculation whenever a big city archbishop dies or…
The highest ranking seniors in the University of Notre Dame’s undergraduate colleges and School of Architecture will serve as flag bearers during the University’s 155th Commencement exercises May 21 (Sunday).p….
The University of Notre Dame Board of Trustees today elected Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., to a new five-year term as the University’s president; elected Patrick F. McCartan, managing partner of the international law firm Jones, Day, Reavis&Pogue, as the new chair of the board; and elevated retiring chair…
A memorial Mass for Cardinal John O’Connor, archbishop of New York, will be celebrated at 5:15 p.m. today in the University of Notre Dame’s Basilica of the Sacred Heart.p….
Elizabeth Wild, a history and computer applications double major from Washington, Pa., has been named valedictorian of the University of Notre Dame’s 2000 graduating class and will deliver the valedictory address during Commencement exercises May 21 (Sunday).p….
The University of Notre Dame Handbell Choir, together with guest instrumentalists, will perform at 8 p.m. Sunday (May 7) at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Highlights from the choir’s new album, “Ring Out Your Joy!” will be included.p….
The National Science Foundation, National Institutes of Health, Fulbright Educational Exchange Program and other organizations have awarded postgraduate scholarships, fellowships and grants to 15 University of Notre Dame seniors.p….
Campus Ministry will sponsor a last visit for seniors to the Grotto and Sacred Heart Basilica at 9 p.m. on May 18 (Thursday). All interested seniors should gather at the basilica at 8:45 p.m. for a candlelight procession to the Grotto and a celebration of four years of friendship…
Rev. Anthony J. Lauck, C.S.C., a 1942 Notre Dame graduate, is the first recipient of an award named for him and presented by the University’s Alumni Association in recognition of achievements in the fine and visual arts.p….
Rev. Arthur S. Harvey, C.S.C., a 1947 University of Notre Dame graduate, is the first recipient of an award named for him and presented by the Notre Dame Alumni Association in recognition for his achievements in the performing arts.p….