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Medieval Institute director dies

| Friday, April 18, 2014

Olivia Remie Constable, director of the Medieval Institute at Notre Dame since 2009 and professor of history, died of cancer Wednesday in her home, according to a University press release. Constable joined the Notre Dame faculty in 1995 after teaching history at Columbia University for six years. She graduated read more

Sexual battery reported

| Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Notre Dame Security Police (NDSP) is investigating a report of sexual battery committed against a female student outside the south end of LaFortune Student Center just before 5 a.m. Tuesday morning, according to an email sent to students the same morning. “ grabbed the student and said something read more

Panel discussion reviews HHS mandate

Panel discussion reviews HHS mandate

| Tuesday, April 15, 2014

On Tuesday evening, panelists discussed the ramifications of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate in a discussion titled “After the Mandate: The Consequences of Compliance.” Panelists included Notre Dame professor of law Gerard V. Bradley, program director of Notre Dame’s University Life Initiatives Jessica Keating, program read more

Dean’s Fellows host sports panel

| Tuesday, April 15, 2014

In the midst of a growing debate over the labor rights of college athletes, the Dean’s Fellows of the College of Arts and Letters will present the panel discussion “For the Love of the Game? Big Time Sports at Big Time Universities” on Wednesday evening in the Leighton Concert read more

Campus-wide Stations provide Lenten reflection

| Tuesday, April 15, 2014

In a public display of devotion, students and faculty traversed campus last night to participate in the annual campus-wide Stations of the Cross. Assistant director of undergraduate ministry Kate Barrett said if students have not previously participated in Stations as part of their Lenten experience, the event provides the read more

Third annual research day on campus

| Tuesday, April 15, 2014

On Monday, the Harper Cancer Research Institute (HCRI) hosted their third annual Research Day, which promoted interdisciplinary communication and featured cancer research from laboratories across campus. Undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral students presented 80 research posters at the event, which also included addresses from several speakers, program coordinator Angela Cavalieri read more

Former HealthSouth whistleblower addresses ethics

| Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Weston Smith, frequent speaker on ethics and integrity on business and former CFO-turned-whistleblower for HealthSouth, presented a talk titled “Crossing the Line: An insider’s story” at the Mendoza College of Business in the Jordan Auditorium. The talk, sponsored by the Center for Accounting Research and Education, focused on Smith’s read more

Professional athlete discusses humanitarianism

| Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Ruth Riley, a 2001 Notre Dame graduate and former Notre Dame women’s basketball player, came to the Eck Center last night to give the lecture “From Professional Athlete to Humanitarian: How I Became involved in the Fight Against Poverty and Disease,” an event organized by the Ford Family Program read more