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Rape reported to University

| Thursday, June 1, 2017

A rape was reported Wednesday to a University administrator, according to the Notre Dame Security Police (NDSP) crime log for Thursday. The alleged rape occurred in September 2015 in a South Quad men’s residence hall, according to the entry. Information about sexual assault prevention and resources for survivors of sexual assault are available read more

Former employee charged with stealing from University

| Sunday, May 28, 2017

Updated Wednesday at 12:40 p.m. A former employee of Notre Dame’s clinical law center faces 11 criminal charges for allegedly stealing nearly $200,000 from the University over seven years, according to a report from WNDU. The employee, Jennifer Ihns, controlled the center’s finances and covered up multiple checks she wrote to herself, the report said. Ihns read more

Students walk out of 2017 Commencement ceremony

Students walk out of 2017 Commencement ceremony

| Monday, May 22, 2017

The opening words of Vice President of the United States and 2017 Commencement speaker Mike Pence’s speech were drowned out by a chorus of boos from members of the audience at Notre Dame’s 172nd Commencement ceremony Sunday. Those boos, however, were largely in response to a group of approximately 100 graduates read more

Year in review: 2016-2017

Year in review: 2016-2017

| Friday, May 19, 2017

June 1, 2016: Jan Cervelli starts first term as College President Cervelli assumed her new role as Saint Mary’s President on June 1 and was officially inaugurated on Nov. 12. At the ceremony, Cervelli said she envisioned Saint Mary’s collaborating with Notre Dame and Holy Cross in the best read more

Four years in review

Four years in review

| Friday, May 19, 2017

Fr. Theodore Hesburgh dies at 97 On Feb. 26, 2015, Fr. Theodore Hesburgh, 15th president of Notre Dame and one of the most influential figures in higher education, died at the age of 97. Friends, family and the Notre Dame community came together to celebrate his life at his read more

Vice President to deliver Commencement address

Vice President to deliver Commencement address

| Friday, May 19, 2017

Past University Commencement speakers have included United States Presidents, television personalities and famous journalists. This year — despite months of speculation on whether or not the University would invite President Donald Trump — Vice President Mike Pence, the former Governor of Indiana, was selected to address the class of 2017 at Sunday’s Commencement ceremony as the read more