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Associated Press

December 18, 2018

Flynn Heads to Sentencing, With 'Good Luck' Wish From Trump

"It's an attempt, I think, to perhaps characterize Flynn as a victim or perhaps to make him look sympathetic in the eyes of a judge — and, at the same time, to portray the special counsel in a negative light," said former federal prosecutor Jimmy Gurule, a University of Notre Dame law school professor.

USA Today

December 17, 2018

CBS: Ex-CEO Les Moonves will be denied $120 million severance package

Tim Hubbard, assistant professor of management in the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, said there should be no surprise about the CBS board's decision.

Associated Press

December 17, 2018

Run-Up to Flynn Sentencing Tinged With Unexpected Drama

"It's an attempt, I think, to perhaps characterize Flynn as a victim or perhaps to make him look sympathetic in the eyes of a judge — and, at the same time, to portray the special counsel in a negative light," said former federal prosecutor Jimmy Gurule, a University of Notre Dame law school professor.

The Hill

December 14, 2018

Showdown at the Security Council?

George A. Lopez is the Hesburgh Professor Emeritus at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame.

The Washington Post

December 14, 2018

The many mysteries of the powerful and deadly Thomas Cromwell

Rory Rapple is an associate professor in the Department of History at the University of Notre Dame.

Forbes

December 13, 2018

The Best Undergraduate Business Schools

Right behind Wharton is the University of Virginia's McIntire School, Washington University's Olin Business School, the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business.

Our Sunday Visitor

December 12, 2018

Opening the Word: Blessed are you

Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D., is managing director of the McGrath Institute for Church Life.

National Catholic Reporter

December 11, 2018

When bishops said 'yes' to war, Ben Salmon said 'no'

"French Catholics saw the war as a chance to unite France; German Catholics (persecuted by the state in the 19th century) participated wholeheartedly," historian and former dean of the University of Notre Dame College of Arts and Letters John T. McGreevy told NCR. 

NPR

December 10, 2018

Starving The Watchdog: Who Foots The Bill When Newspapers Disappear?

Whereas most of us treat newspapers like consumer products, new research from Paul Gao, Chang Lee, and Dermot Murphy suggests that they might be more like police departments.

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The New York Times

December 10, 2018

I’m for Affirmative Action. Can You Change My Mind?

Gary Gutting is a emeritus professor of philosophy at Notre Dame.

Vox

December 07, 2018

William Barr, Trump’s pick for attorney general, will hold the fate of the Mueller probe

Jimmy Gurulé, a law professor at Notre Dame who worked under Barr at the Justice Department, said he’s been critical of Trump but is supportive of this nomination.

The Christian Science Monitor

December 07, 2018

Outrage nation: Can America overcome its addiction to anger?

“Social media systems, they gauge success simply by time-on-site,” says Tim Weninger, professor of computer science and engineering at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, who studies disinformation and fake news.

Catholic News Service

December 06, 2018

Women religious launch Advent with the light appearing in darkness

"We need times to contemplate and to await the coming of that which is to come, and we need time to celebrate that which is here," said Timothy O'Malley, academic director for the Center for Liturgy at the University of Notre Dame.

Catholic News Service

December 06, 2018

Pope to make historic visit to United Arab Emirates in February

Gabriel Said Reynolds, professor of Islamic studies and theology at the University of Notre Dame, said the trip is a sign of Pope Francis' "profound personal commitment to interreligious dialogue."

The Washington Post

December 06, 2018

A Chinese scientist says he edited babies’ genes. What are the rights of the genetically modified child?

Eileen Hunt Botting (@BottingHunt) is a professor of political science at the University of Notre Dame and author of “Mary Shelley and the Rights of the Child: Political Philosophy in ‘Frankenstein’ ” (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017).

NPR

December 05, 2018

Mexico's New President Vows To Re-Investigate Case Of Kidnapped Student-Teachers

Guillermo Trejo is a professor at Notre Dame University in the U.S. 

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Our Sunday Visitor

December 05, 2018

Opening the Word: A strange rejoicing

Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D., is managing director of the McGrath Institute for Church Life.

Crux

December 05, 2018

Expert says human rights created ‘iron shield’ shared by Catholic Church

Concluding the panel was Paolo Carozza, director of the Kellogg Institute for International Studies and professor of law at the University of Notre Dame, who dedicated his remarks to asking “Who guards the guardians?” when it comes to the protection of human rights.

Vice

December 05, 2018

We Asked 105 Experts What Scares and Inspires Them Most About the Future

Maurizio Albahari, anthropologist and associate professor at University of Notre Dame.

Forbes

December 05, 2018

Garth Brooks Scores Ratings In High Places With CBS 'Live At Notre Dame' Special

Nearly nine million of Garth Brooks' friends in low places joined the country singer last weekend for his Live At Notre Dame network special.

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