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Architecture creates new award to honor Orlando Maione

Author: Dennis Brown

Orlando T. Maione is the inaugural recipient of a new award named in his honor by the School of Architecture at the University of Notre Dame.p. Established to recognize alumni and friends who have made contributions to the school, the award will be presented to Maione at 2 p.m….

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Peace studies scholar to lecture in Dallas

Author: Dennis Brown

George A. Lopez, director of policy studies at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame, will present a lecture titled “The Challenge of Catholic Peacemaking After September 11” at 7:30 p.m. June 6 (Thursday) at St. Rita Church in Dallas.p. Sponsored by the…

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Digital librarian honored with two awards

Author: Julie Hail Flory

Eric Lease Morgan, head of the Digital Access and Information Architecture Department for the University Libraries of Notre Dame, recently received two awards in recognition of his contributions to the field.p….

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New graduates going back to school as teachers

Author: Julie Hail Flory

Some 80 new graduates of the University of Notre Dame will make the transition this summer from students to educators through several service-oriented teacher education programs in the United States and abroad.p….

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Ogden to participate in Collegium's annual colloquy

Author: William G. Gilroy

Patti J. Ogden, a research librarian in the University of Notre Dame’s Kresge Law Library, will be a participant in Collegium’s 2002 Annual Colloquy June 14-21 (Friday-Friday) at Fairfield University in Fairfield, Conn.p….

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Winkler receives award from ASTM International

Author: William G. Gilroy

Erhard Winkler, professor emeritus of civil engineering and geological sciences at the University of Notre Dame, has received the first Daniel W. Kessler Award from ASTM International for contributions to the organization’s committee on dimension stone.p….

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Conference to examine quantitative methods in gerontology research

Author: Gail Hinchion Mancini

Some of the nation’s foremost experts in the field of quantitative analysis will gather at the University of Notre Dame next week for the first Notre Dame Series on Quantitative Methodology. The inaugural conference will focus on gerontology.p. The series will explore the increasingly complex and specialized world of quantitative…

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Indiana's customized ND license plate redesigned

Author: Dennis Brown

The customized Indiana license plate for the University of Notre Dame has been redesigned to feature an interlocking ND inside an outline of the University’s famed golden dome.p. Joshua Rich, a 2002 Notre Dame honors graduate in fine arts from DeKalb, Ill., created the new design as part of…

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Executive MBA Program,Mendoza College of Business,Jeffrey Bernel

Author: Dennis Brown

The Executive MBA (EMBA) Program at the University of Notre Dame presented five awards this week to individuals, business partners and customers for their contributions and commitment to the program. They are as follows:p. ? James Davis, associate professor of management at Notre Dame and director of the Gigot…

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Sen. Bayh to address ACE graduates July 13

Author: Dennis Brown

Senator and former Gov. Evan Bayh of Indiana will be the principal speaker July 13 (Saturday) at the seventh annual graduation ceremony for teachers in the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) program.p. The ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. in the Jordan Auditorium of the…

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Regis Philbin to receive 2002 Sorin Award

Author: Julie Hail Flory

Television personality Regis Philbin, a 1953 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, will receive the 2002 Rev. Edward F. Sorin, C.S.C., Award from the Notre Dame Alumni Association during the University’s All Class Reunion banquet June 8 (Saturday) in the Joyce Center on campus.p….

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Commencement 2002 valedictory speech

Author: Gail Hinchion Mancini

Tim Russert (Photograph by Linda Dunn)
p. University of Notre Dame Commencement speaker "Tim Russert":http://www.nd.edu/~prinfo/news/2002/5-19y.html delivered a heart-felt plea on behalf of the nation's at-risk children as he addressed the 157th Commencement Sunday (May 19).p....

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Commencement address by Timothy Russert, 2002

Author: Gail Hinchion Mancini

Before all else�congratulations! You finally made it.p. Let me be honest with you about my experiences with commencement addresses. I’ve been through several of my own and I’ve sat through dozens of others. And I can’t recall a single word or phrase from any of those informed, inspirational and seemingly…

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Commencement 2002 valedictory speech

Author: Gail Hinchion Mancini

Tim Russert (Photograph by Linda Dunn)
p. University of Notre Dame Commencement speaker "Tim Russert":http://www.nd.edu/~prinfo/news/2002/5-19y.html delivered a heart-felt plea on behalf of the nation's at-risk children as he addressed the 157th Commencement Sunday (May 19).p. "If we are serious about being the premiere military, economic and...

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Beauchamp named senior vice president at University of Portland

Author: Dennis Moore

p. Rev. E. William Beauchamp, C.S.C., executive vice president emeritus and special assistant to the president of the University of Notre Dame, has been named to the newly created post of senior vice president at the University of Portland.p. The appointment, effective August 1, 2002, was announced by Rev….

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Getting a peek at power behind gamma bursts

Author: Usha Lee McFarling

Space: With help from the Hubble telescope, scientists learn that exploding stars cause the brilliant flashes of light.p. Since their accidental discovery by Cold War satellites monitoring for nuclear tests in space 35 years ago, gamma ray bursts have been among the most mysterious and extreme phenomena in the universe….

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Congress debates health-care aid for retired steelworkers

Author: Malia Rulon

<hearing. subcommittee Workforce the and Education House a chaired who R-Texas, Johnson, Sam Rep. said industries,? all on focus should we industries, specific for remedies rifle-shot than ?Rather congressional during Thursday lawmakers aid, government out singled be shouldn’t retirees costs care health looming facing sector business only not is industry…

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Recognition ceremony set for architecture graduates

Author: William G. Gilroy

A special recognition ceremony for the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture’s graduating class of 2002 will be held Saturday (May 18) at 11:30 a.m. on the steps of Bond Hall.p….

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New Barabasi book examines networks

Author: William G. Gilroy

Albert-LászlóBarabási, a pioneer in networking as a unified scientific theory and Emil Hofman Professor of Physics at the University of Notre Dame, takes his research to a new level in his forthcoming book “Linked: The New Science of Networks.”p. Writing for a general audience, Barabási describes how knowledge of the…

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Graduating seniors to be honored in Send-Off

Author: Michael O. Garvey

Some 180 Notre Dame graduating seniors who are embarking on a year or more of service in this country and abroad will be honored at the University’s annual Senior Service Send-Off at 10 a.m. Saturday (May 18 ) in Washington Hall.p….

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More than 2,500 students to receive degrees May 19

Author: Julie Hail Flory

More than 2,500 students will receive degrees Sunday (May 19) at the University of Notre Dame’s 157th Commencement exercises, which will be held at 2 p.m. in the Joyce Center on campus.p….

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Morris Inn marking 50th anniversary

Author: William G. Gilroy

The Morris Inn, one of American higher education’s most unusual benefactions, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this month.p….

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Eight faculty named Kaneb Fellows

Author: Julie Hail Flory

In recognition of their records of teaching excellence, eight University of Notre Dame faculty members have been named faculty fellows for 2002-03 by the University’s Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning.p….

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Monk's March scheduled for May 21

Author: William G. Gilroy

“Monk’s March,” a 2-mile walk for University of Notre Dame employees led by Notre Dame’s president, Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C., will be the centerpiece of the University’s celebration May 21(Tuesday) of National Employee Health and Fitness Day.p….

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Commencement to be cybercast on World Wide Web

Author: Julie Hail Flory

The University of Notre Dame’s 157th Commencement exercises, which will be held on campus Sunday (May 19), will be cybercast live over the World Wide Web, along with four other Commencement weekend events.p. The Web casts will be available at http://www.nd.edu/commencement/ , according to the following schedule:p. ? ROTC

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Stories of distinction in the class of 2002

Author: Dennis Brown

Each of the 1,872 undergraduates in the University of Notre Dame’s class of 2002 has traveled a unique path to next Sunday’s (May 19) Commencement exercises. Here are several stories of seniors who stand out:p. p. Caitlin Allen , Yorktown Heights, N.Y. ? One of the most accomplished Irish…

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Dan Devine Dies At Age 77

Author: John Heisler

Dan Devine Coaching Timeline: p. 1955-1957: Head Coach Arizona State 27-3-1 .887 3 seasonsp….

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Gigot Center receives $20,000 to assist local entrepreneurs

Author: Julie Hail Flory

The Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Notre Dame has received a $20,000 gift from Fifth Third Bank for its microbusiness development fund, which assists small businesses under development at the Robinson Community Learning Center (RCLC) in South Bend.p….

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