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ND experts offer insight into Greek economic situation

| Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Last night, the University’s Nanovic Institute of European Studies organized a panel at the Hesburgh Center Auditorium titled “The Greek Crisis and the Future of Europe,” which presented information about the economic crisis in Greece.  The panel consisted of professor of economics Rüdiger Bachmann from Notre Dame, professor of political read more

SMC athletes recognized for academic success

| Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Six Saint Mary’s varsity teams and 49 individuals were recognized by the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) for outstanding academics in the 2014-2015 school year, the College announced in a press release. The release said six of the College’s eight varsity teams were recognized — volleyball, basketball, tennis, soccer, cross country and softball. read more

Mary Galvin replaces Crawford as COS dean

| Tuesday, September 1, 2015

In the third grade, Dr. Mary Galvin said, she was told that she was not college material; last month, she succeeded Dr. Gregory Crawford as the William K. Warren Foundation Dean of the College of Science. A chemistry major who spent her undergraduate career at Manhattanville College in Purchase, read more

McDonald Center for Student Well-Being opens

| Tuesday, September 1, 2015

This semester, the University officially opened the Rev. James E. McDonald, C.S.C., McDonald Center for Student Well-Being in Saint Liam Hall. The facility, known as McWell for short, was endowed last year by a $10 million gift from 1979 alumnus Mark Gallogly and his wife, Lise Strickler. Kelly Hogan Stewart, Director read more

SMC hosts Unity Garden Prayer Service

| Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Pope Francis recently announced that beginning this year, the Catholic Church will observe Sept. 1 as the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation. On Tuesday, Saint Mary’s Campus Ministry held an ecumenical prayer service blessing the Unity Garden on the south side of Havican Hall in read more

Australian rugby team trains at ND

| Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Australian national rugby union team, nicknamed the Wallabies, arrived in South Bend on Saturday and will be training on campus through Thursday. The squad, which is currently ranked third in the world, behind New Zealand and Ireland, will then travel to Chicago for a test match at Soldier Field read more