Members of the Notre Dame family have made a generous gift to the University to establish the Hank Aaron Chasing the Dream Scholarship as part of the Fighting Irish Initiative for student aid. Named in honor of the baseball icon who overcame racism and bigotry throughout his career, the scholarship will be awarded to under-represented, socioeconomically disadvantaged students at the University.
Campus Ministry has a hand in nearly every Catholic aspect of Notre Dame: pilgrimages and retreats, masses at both the Basilica and residence hall chapels, sacramental preparation, and more.
New strategies include incentives for seniors to live on campus and a requirement that first-year, sophomore and junior students live on campus for six semesters.
New Professional Network
Willerton, most recently the director of the Office of Community Standards at the University of Notre Dame, has been appointed associate vice president for career and professional development in the Division of Student Affairs, effective Aug. 22.
Brian Coughlin, Associate Vice President for Student Development in the Division of Student Affairs, received the 2017 Rev. John Francis “Pop” Farley, C.S.C. Award at the Division’s annual year-end reception in May. The award, established in 1977 in honor of Fr. Farley, recognizes distinguished service to student life at the University of Notre Dame.…
Seven students were recognized at the 31st annual Student Leadership Awards Banquet on April 10.
Decision day has arrived for the 3,600 potential students admitted into the Notre Dame class of 2021. This year’s pool of 19,565 applicants was a new record for the University.
A portion of the profits from The Shirt will fund a new Student Enrichment Endowment to help support student opportunities and needs.
Maj. Gen. Charles F. Bolden Jr., Cardinal Kevin Farrell, Alice Gast, Rev. Martin Junge, Philip J. Purcell III and Martha Lampkin Welborne will join principal speaker Vice President Mike Pence as honorary degree recipients at the University of Notre Dame’s 172nd University Commencement Ceremony on May 21.
Vice President Mike Pence will receive an honorary degree and serve as principal speaker at the University of Notre Dame’s 172nd commencement ceremony May 21 (Sunday).
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Juniors Becca Blais and Sibonay Shewit will take office for the 2017-2018 term as student body president and vice president of the University of Notre Dame on April 1.
A statement on President Trump’s recent Executive Order.