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SMC seniors named Orr Fellows

SMC seniors named Orr Fellows

| Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Saint Mary’s seniors Annie Kennedy and Sara Napierkowski are the latest Belles to receive Orr Fellowships, offering them a two-year entrepreneurial opportunity to gain  post-graduation experience in Indiana. Previous Orr Fellows from Saint Mary’s include 2013 graduate Nichole Clayton and 2012 graduates Amanda Lester and Melissa Jackson, director of read more

Fisher rector issues sudden resignation

Fisher rector issues sudden resignation

| Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Fr. Brad Metz, rector of Fisher Hall, sent an email to Fisher Hall residents early Thursday morning announcing his resignation from his position, effective immediately. “After discussion with administrators in Student Affairs, Human Resources and the Holy Cross community, I apologize for regrettable decisions that I made last weekend read more

Senior advisor spreads awareness of education

| Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Christie Vilsack, the self-proclaimed “storyteller” for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), spoke about the organization’s educational mission in developing nations April 16 in Carole Sandner Hall. Vilsack, the senior advisor for international education at USAID, asked approximately 50 students and staff members to spread the message that read more

SMC extends Earth Day celebration all week

| Tuesday, April 22, 2014

The Saint Mary’s community will celebrate Earth Day with a week of activities hosted by the College’s Environmental Action Coalition. Students will have the chance to assist in the Saint Mary’s Community Garden, located on the south side of Havican Hall on Wednesday evening, senior Coalition president Colette Curtis read more

Former faculty dies of cancer

| Tuesday, April 22, 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

Dean’s Fellows host sports panel

Dean’s Fellows host sports panel

| Tuesday, April 22, 2014

The Dean’s Fellows of the College of Arts and Letters hosted four speakers in Leighton Concert Hall on April 16 to debate the most controversial aspects of athletics at the nation’s most prominent institutions. The panel discussion, titled “For the Love of the Game: Big Time Sports at Big 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