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Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination gives spotlight to Notre Dame Law School

Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination gives spotlight to Notre Dame Law School

| Carol Zimmermann | September 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

If Judge Amy Coney Barrett is confirmed to the Supreme Court, she will be the first Notre Dame Law School graduate to sit on the bench of the nation’s highest court and the only sitting justice with a law degree not from Harvard or Yale.

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Notre Dame suspends in-person classes after coronavirus increase

Notre Dame suspends in-person classes after coronavirus increase

| Carol Zimmermann | August 19, 2020 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame announced Aug. 18 that it is suspending its in-person classes for undergraduates for two weeks after a rise in COVID-19 cases on its campus in South Bend, Indiana.

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Notre Dame won’t host Sept. 29 presidential debate; venue moves to Ohio

Notre Dame won’t host Sept. 29 presidential debate; venue moves to Ohio

| July 28, 2020 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame has withdrawn as the host site for the first presidential debate, with its president saying the health precautions required because of COVID-19 “would have greatly diminished the educational value” of having the debate on campus.

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Authors celebrate cathedrals in wake of devastating Notre Dame fire

Authors celebrate cathedrals in wake of devastating Notre Dame fire

| Graham Yearley | May 7, 2020 | 0 Comments

“Notre-Dame: A Short History of the Meaning of Cathedrals” by Ken Follett. Viking (New York, 2019). 62 pp., $17.

“Notre Dame de Paris: A Celebration of the Cathedral” by Kathy Borrus. Black Dog and Leventhal (New York, 2019). 122 pp., $25.

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University of Notre Dame revokes awards given to L’Arche founder Vanier

University of Notre Dame revokes awards given to L’Arche founder Vanier

| February 25, 2020 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame Feb. 23 revoked the Notre Dame Award that was conferred upon Jean Vanier in 1994 after the L’Arche organization he established found credible allegations that Vanier sexually exploited six women. Vanier was the recipient of the third Notre Dame Award for worldwide humanitarian service. The university established the award in […]

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Notre Dame releases study on sexual harassment among U.S. seminarians

Notre Dame releases study on sexual harassment among U.S. seminarians

| Rhina Guidos | September 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

The University of Notre Dame Sept. 21 released a groundbreaking report that looked at sexual harassment in U.S. Catholic seminaries, revealing that just 6% of seminarians reported experiencing some form of sexual harassment or misconduct, while 90% reported none.

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Paris archbishop celebrates first Mass in Notre Dame since fire

Paris archbishop celebrates first Mass in Notre Dame since fire

| June 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

The archbishop of Paris wore a hard hat as he celebrated the first Mass in Notre Dame Cathedral since a huge blaze devastated the landmark building in April.

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From readers – May 14, 2019

From readers – May 14, 2019

| May 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

– Cathedral left out
– Slime time or fake fun?
– Notre Dame more than tour stop

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New York fundraising effort started to help restore Notre Dame Cathedral

New York fundraising effort started to help restore Notre Dame Cathedral

| April 19, 2019 | 0 Comments

New York Cardinal Timothy Dolan said he named a fundraising effort for the Paris cathedral “From St. Patrick’s to Notre Dame” because he really wanted “to twin our beloved St. Patrick’s Cathedral, America’s parish church here on Fifth Avenue, with Notre Dame.”

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Catholic leaders nationwide react to Notre Dame cathedral fire

Catholic leaders nationwide react to Notre Dame cathedral fire

| April 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

As U.S. Catholic leaders grappled with the enormity of the April 15 fire that ruined the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, the word “iconic” came to mind for many of them.

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Notre Dame to cover historic Columbus murals

Notre Dame to cover historic Columbus murals

| January 25, 2019 | 0 Comments

The president of the University of Notre Dame in South Bend announced that in consultation with other school officials, he has decided to cover 19th-century murals in a prominent campus building that depict the life and exploration of Christopher Columbus.

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NCAA championship is a win-win for Catholic universities

NCAA championship is a win-win for Catholic universities

| Carol Zimmermann | April 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

This year’s NCAA basketball tournament was one for the books for Catholic universities. You might even say the ball was in their court.

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