Sister Norma Pimentel, M.J., executive director of Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley and longtime advocate for immigrants and refugees, will receive the 2018 Laetare Medal — the oldest and most prestigious honor given to American Catholics — at Notre Dame’s 173rd University Commencement Ceremony on May 20.
As dean, Mustillo will lead Notre Dame’s largest and oldest college, comprising 20 departments and more than 550 faculty members.
University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., offered a statement following Thursday's (Feb. 15) failure by the U.S. Senate to pass immigration legislation.
The luncheon — sponsored by the Office of the President and the President’s Oversight Committee on Diversity and Inclusion — featured former student body president Corey
Robinson and his father, retired former NBA Hall of Famer and philanthropist David Robinson, as keynote speakers.
The award recognizes an individual who has significantly advanced Catholic intellectual life.
Pope Francis approved the Decree of the Heroic Virtue on Notre Dame alumnus Rev. Patrick Peyton, C.S.C., the recognition gives Father Peyton the title of “Venerable” and is a step in the Cause of Canonization.
NBA Hall of Famer David Robinson and his son, a Notre Dame graduate and former football player Corey Robinson will be the featured keynote speakers during the University of Notre Dame's Martin Luther King Celebration luncheon on Jan. 22 (Monday).
Longtime philanthropists in the greater South Bend community – Ernestine Raclin and her daughter and son-in-law Carmen and Chris Murphy – have made a lead gift to the University of Notre Dame for the construction of a new community asset, the Raclin Murphy Museum of Art at Notre Dame.
Mary and Jay Flaherty, together with their alma mater, the University of Notre Dame, will contribute $50 million in support of the University and its founding religious community, the Congregation of Holy Cross, to broaden and deepen the work of both institutions in service to the Catholic Church.
“On behalf of the University of Notre Dame, I convey condolences to the friends and family of Sister Antona Ebo, a civil rights activist and a University honorary degree recipient, who died yesterday (Nov. 11).
Robert F. Biolchini, a University of Notre Dame Trustee Emeritus, died Wednesday (Nov. 8) in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He was 78.
Working to advance the mission of the Church in service of development, peace and disarmament, attendees will address such topics as the July 2017 United Nations treaty banning nuclear weapons, nuclear weapons and the environment and the role of Church and civil society in promoting disarmament.
The service, held in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, led participants in prayers of repentance, joint recitation of the Apostles’ Creed, congregational singing and prayers of the people that gave thanks for the rich history and unique contributions of diverse Christian traditions.
The University of Notre Dame will host an ecumenical prayer service to commemorate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation at 5 p.m. Nov. 5 (Sunday) in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart.
Moro is a federal judge in the southern city of Curitiba who has gained international recognition and commendation in recent years for his sentencing of powerful Brazilian politicians and business leaders on corruption charges.
The University of Notre Dame will offer a Mass at 5:15 p.m. Monday (Oct. 30) in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart for those impacted by recent natural disasters around the world.