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Vatican's second conference on nonviolence renews hope for encyclical
Fr. Emmanuel Katongole, a native Ugandan who is a theologian at the University of Notre Dame and also took part in the meeting, suggested that Francis was already "ahead" of the event's participants with his focus on nonviolence.
At Least Four Americans Killed In Sri Lanka Easter Bombings
Ebrahim Moosa, Keough School of Global Affairs.
An Easter amid the ashes: Their churches charred, Christians in Louisiana and at Notre Dame Cathedral celebrate resurrection
On the day after the fire at Notre Dame Cathedral, John Cavadini, a professor of theology at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana, said a special prayer for the cathedral and put on his fleur-de-lis tie.
Why isn’t Easter celebrated on the same date every year?
The date of this “Paschal Full Moon” is calculated based on lunar cycles and can differ slightly from the actual full moon, Panos Antsaklis, an engineering professor at University of Notre Dame, wrote in a 2005 paper.
Worth the Risk? It's Not Easy to Put a Value on a Cathedral
"A small number of specialized insurers, notably Lloyd's of London, are often willing to accept the risk of undertaking such valuations, but the resulting premiums are very high," said Bruce Huber, professor of law at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana.
Why Companies Are Failing at Reskilling
Workers can assess their skills, then pursue short-term badges, nanodegrees taking up to a year to complete, or master’s degrees in fields like computer science and data science offered in partnership with institutions such as the Georgia Institute of Technology and the University of Notre Dame.
The Surprises in the Mueller Report
Jimmy Gurulé is a law professor at Notre Dame, who was an assistant attorney general under President George H.W. Bush and a Treasury undersecretary under President George W. Bush.
What are your favorite pilgrimage sites?
Our readers told us that their favorite pilgrimage sites in the United States and Canada include the basilica at the University of Notre Dame, in Indiana, the Shrine of Our Lady of Guadalupe in La Crosse, Wis., and Cataldo Mission in northern Idaho.
Poll: Church membership in US plummets over past 20 years
David Campbell, a University of Notre Dame political science professor who studies religion’s role in U.S. civic life, attributed the partisan divide to “the allergic reaction many Americans have to the mixture of religion and conservative politics.”
U of Notre Dame Pledges Help to Notre Dame in Paris
The University of Notre Dame on Tuesday announced that it will donate $100,000 toward the reconstruction of Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris, which was damaged by a serious fire Monday.
In-Person Bachelor's and Online Master's -- at the Same Time
The University of Notre Dame in Indiana in fall 2016 started its first fully online degree program, a master’s in data science.
Four years ago, an art historian used lasers to digitally map Notre Dame Cathedral. His work could help save it
"Scan data ... will help them recreate measurements for beams and the overall structure," said Krupali Uplekar Krusche, who leads a team at Notre Dame University that uses 3D scanning to document historic monuments.
Does everyone really love Mayor Pete? His home town has some answers
Jimmy Gurulé, a law professor at neighbouring University of Notre Dame and former president of the Hispanic National Bar Association, said: “I think he’s very comfortable interacting with minority groups of all colors. I’ve seen him with a Hispanic group, maybe 20 people, going round the table; people feels he cares about our concerns; it’s seven in the evening and he could be at home.”
Notre Dame to Notre Dame: University to donate to cathedral restoration
Holy Cross Father John I. Jenkins, president of the University of Notre Dame, has directed the university to donate $100,000 toward the renovation of the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.
Restoration of the Notre Dame Cathedral could take years and cost upward of $1 billion, experts say
Structural engineers will have to assess the strength of the building and scaffolding will be set up on the inside and outside of the church to ensure that it is safe for experts to go in, according to Krupali Krusche, an associate dean at the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture and expert on historical preservation.
Frontiers of Faith: See stunning views of Jerusalem’s sacred sites
University of Notre Dame students talk with Savannah Guthrie in Jerusalem.
The American people must see the Mueller report with few redactions
Jimmy Gurule is a law professor at the University of Notre Dame.
1st woman to join Notre Dame’s leprechaun mascot lineup
One of the newest leprechaun mascots for University of Notre Dame says there’s nothing wrong with fighting like a girl for the Fighting Irish.
French President Vows to Rebuild Notre Dame Cathedral
Krupali Krusche, a historical preservation expert here in the U.S. at the University of Notre Dame.
A musical history of Notre Dame Cathedral
Margot Fassler, professor of Music History and Liturgy at Notre Dame University in Indiana, reflects on the musical history of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris.