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Our Sunday Visitor

2017-08-17

Opening the Word: The privilege of Peter

Timothy P. O’Malley is the director of the Notre Dame Center for Liturgy.

Nature

2017-08-17

Supernova’s messy birth casts doubt on reliability of astronomical yardstick

“When you’re trying to measure the expansion rate of the Universe to 1%, these subtle differences make you worry that maybe type Ia supernovae are throwing you off,” says Peter Garnavich, an astronomer at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana.

America

2017-08-15

How Catholic business schools can do better than Harvard

At the undergraduate level, Notre Dame, Villanova, St. Thomas (in St. Paul, Minn.) and several of Jesuit schools, like Santa Clara, Georgetown, Fordham and St. Joseph’s, offer excellent business programs.

Associated Press

2017-08-14

2-Week Re-Enactment Begins of Notre Dame Founder's Journey

A two-week walk has started re-enacting the journey made across Indiana by the University of Notre Dame's founder nearly 175 years ago.

Catholic News Service

2017-08-14

'Notre Dame Trail' pilgrimage salutes school's spirit, founders and Mary

Following a path that begins in Vincennes and weaves north through Terre Haute, Lafayette, Logansport and Plymouth before ending on the Notre Dame campus, the Notre Dame Trail gives Americans the chance to take a pilgrimage in the style of the Camino de Santiago de Compostela Pilgrimage in Spain.

Fox News

2017-08-13

North Korea nuclear acceleration prompts church intervention

“The Vatican has no influence with North Korea, and while I am sure the American Bishops will get a polite hearing from the Trump Administration, on this issue their call for a de-escalation of the rhetoric are likely to fall on deaf ears,” Michael Desch, director of the Notre Dame International Security Center, told Fox News.

Wired

2017-08-11

BURIED IN A GOLD MINE, A PARTICLE ACCELERATOR SEARCHES FOR STELLAR SECRETS

IN AUGUST 2015, scientists from the University of Notre Dame went west, the disassembled pieces of a particle accelerator secured in the back of their U-haul.

Yahoo

2017-08-11

Take a look at Notre Dame's new locker room

Notre Dame players have one heck of a locker room to use at Notre Dame Stadium for the next few years.

CNBC

2017-08-11

What Chairman Mao can teach the world about North Korea

Commentary by Michael Desch, a professor of political science at Notre Dame and director of the Notre Dame International Security Center.

Catholic News Service

2017-08-10

Bishop Cantu calls for diplomacy to ease U.S.-North Korea differences

George A. Lopez, chair emeritus of peace studies at the University of Notre Dame, told Catholic News Service Aug. 10 the interests of both countries can be addressed at the negotiating table.

Catholic News Service

2017-08-10

Catholic schools make outreach to Hispanic community a priority

Manuel Fernandez is program manager for the Latino Enrollment Institute, founded at the University of Notre Dame to promote greater Hispanic enrollment in Catholic schools.

National Catholic Register

2017-08-10

On Abortion, Democrats Dig In

Geoffrey Layman, a political science professor at the University of Notre Dame, told the Register that the internal debate within the Democratic Party over abortion is a predictable outcome of a defeat at the polls.

CNBC

2017-08-10

What Trump really needs to do to rein in North Korea

Commentary by Mary Ellen O'Connell, the Robert & Marion Short professor of law and research professor of International Dispute Resolution, Kroc Insitute at University of Notre Dame.

2017-08-10

Why keeping secrets can damage your wellbeing

Anita Kelly, professor of psychology at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, has spent many years studying the effects.

2017-08-09

7 Things You Should Never Say to Your Partner in Front of Your Child

“Kids are very sensitive, they’re picking up on what you are saying whether they seem to be listening or not,” says E. Mark Cummings, PhD, professor of psychology at the University of Notre Dame. 

Reuters

2017-08-09

ANALYST VIEWS-North Korea considers missile strike on Guam

George A. Lopez, former member of the U.N. Panel of Experts created to monitor North Korea sanctions and currently Hesburgh Chair in Peace Studies at Notre Dame University: "Much like (former U.S. secretary of defense Donald) Rumsfeld's 'shock and awe' in Iraq, this is a classic attempt to show resolve. I fear this: if you asked the president which particular weapons create such fire, etc, he would be hard pressed to name them...

USA Today

2017-08-09

How a college grad is devoting his life to supporting 'unsung' campus workers

Unsung Heroes’ expansion includes chapters at partner universities, including the University of Notre Dame, University of Maryland, Washington University-St. Louis and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

2017-08-09

Live: US and North Korea on brink of war as Trump says America's nuclear arsenal is "more powerful than ever"

Expert George A. Lopez said he thinks Trump would be “hard pressed to name” any of the weapons needed to start a war.

Our Sunday Visitor

2017-08-09

Scraps from the Master

Timothy P. O’Malley is the director of the Notre Dame Center for Liturgy.

Fortune

2017-08-08

What Happened to Apple‰'s Moral Backbone?

Joseph Holt is a business ethics professor at the University of Notre Dame.

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