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Jenkins announces University will not yet rescind Cardinal McCarrick’s honorary degree

| Thursday, August 2, 2018

University President Fr. John Jenkins released a statement Thursday announcing the University will await the verdict of Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s canonical trial before “taking action” on the honorary degree the University awarded McCarrick in 2008. Multiple claims of sexual abuse have been leveled against McCarrick following a June report read more

Contraception advocacy groups sue University, cabinet agencies on behalf of Notre Dame health care plan beneficiaries

| Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Updated Wednesday at 10 p.m. A lawsuit challenging recent changes in University policy regarding birth control was filed in the U.S. District Court for Northern Indiana, the National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) announced in a press release Tuesday. The suit — filed by NWLC, Americans United for Separation of read more

NDSP arrests two men with guns near campus

| Friday, June 1, 2018

Notre Dame Security Police (NDSP) arrested two men in possession of “two loaded handguns” near campus Wednesday evening, the University announced in a press release Friday. Troyon Scott, 18, and his brother Troyae, 20, both South Bend residents, were arrested while driving a silver Pontiac G6 that matched the read more

Rape reported to NDSP

| Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Updated June 25 A rape was reported to Notre Dame Security Police (NDSP) on May 17, according to Monday’s NDSP crime log.  The alleged rape occurred in the library parking lot between March 1 and March 8, according to an updated entry in Thursday’s crime log. The report was later read more