Tag: University of Notre Dame

Cardinal Tobin addresses immigration, abuse scandal at Notre Dame lecture

Cardinal Tobin addresses immigration, abuse scandal at Notre Dame lecture

| Don Clemmer | September 5, 2018 | 0 Comments

The Catholic Church in the United States is living through two storms, a U.S. cardinal observed. He said there is the policy of “zero tolerance” toward undocumented immigrants, which has plunged communities into fear, and the Holy Spirit working “like a hurricane” to smash structures of clericalism through the current clergy sexual abuse crisis.

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Glendon receives Evangelium Vitae Medal at University of Notre Dame

Glendon receives Evangelium Vitae Medal at University of Notre Dame

| Jennifer Miller | May 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Mary Ann Glendon, a Harvard University professor of law and former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See, received the Evangelium Vitae Medal from the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Ethics and Culture.

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Objections raised over Notre Dame’s new change on contraceptive coverage

Objections raised over Notre Dame’s new change on contraceptive coverage

| February 20, 2018 | 1 Comment

An Indiana bishop said he supports the University of Notre Dame’s Feb. 7 decision to stop coverage of abortion-inducing drugs and add natural family planning services to the school’s health plan, but he said coverage of artificial birth control by a Catholic institution is unacceptable.

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Grants help more schools adopt blended learning model

Grants help more schools adopt blended learning model

| January 29, 2018 | 1 Comment

Like his classmates at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School in Mound, seventh-grader Noah Vogt’s regular math homework is to watch his teacher give a lesson via video. The next day in class, he does his homework with that teacher nearby.

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About 100 students walk out of Pence’s Notre Dame commencement address

About 100 students walk out of Pence’s Notre Dame commencement address

About 100 graduates of the University of Notre Dame walked out of Vice President Mike Pence’s May 21 commencement address as he began to speak.

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Notre Dame students plan walkout during Pence’s commencement address

Notre Dame students plan walkout during Pence’s commencement address

Earlier, the group announced members would protest Pence as a representative of the Trump administration and also for policies he supported as Indiana’s governor, including a religious freedom law and a bill to restrict abortion.

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New Vikings wide receiver Floyd in purple and gold again

New Vikings wide receiver Floyd in purple and gold again

| May 12, 2017 | 2 Comments

Former Cretin-Derham Hall football star Michael Floyd plans to make big catches in Minnesota again.

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Notre Dame event with Ginsburg focuses on her life, not court decisions

Notre Dame event with Ginsburg focuses on her life, not court decisions

| Molly Gettinger | September 14, 2016 | 1 Comment

In a visit to the University of Notre Dame Sept. 12, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg steered away from abortion, same-sex marriage and other major issues and instead focused on her hope to find common ground.

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Father Marvin O’Connell, Church historian, dies

Father Marvin O’Connell, Church historian, dies

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Father Marvin O’Connell, 86, a priest of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and professor emeritus of history at the University of Notre Dame, died Aug. 19 at Holy Cross Village in Notre Dame, Indiana.

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Bus tour highlights positive impact of Catholic schools

Bus tour highlights positive impact of Catholic schools

| April 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Alliance for Catholic Education, a program of the University of Notre Dame, is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a cross-country bus tour making stops at 50 schools along the way. The Fighting for Our Children’s Future National Bus Tour included stops at two schools in the archdiocese, Blessed Trinity in Richfield and Good Shepherd in Golden Valley.

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News Notes – December 13, 2012

News Notes – December 13, 2012

| December 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

– Priest to be honored by American Catholic Historical Association
– Catholic school dance teams donate to charity
– Cleveland bishop recalls days with Gagliardi

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