Editor’s Note: The State of the University
The University’s top leadership team talks candidly about the institution.
I fell in love at Notre Dame, with the books and the ideas and the worlds certain professors introduced to us, and with a woman, too.
Is That Me in the Mirror? by Sharen Walsh-Webster ’78
Looking Deep into the Ocean by Ronald Blubaugh ’60
Seen and heard on campus
Letter from campus: The news from Blacksburg
Notre Dame’s 162nd commencement
Notre Dame architects in high demand
Hall portrait: Siegfried
Taking engineers to the zoo
A rigorous record of research
Classics revival in the 21st century
Comic book curbs bullies’ bite
Down payment on tomorrow’s news
A time-out for celebrating women’s sports at Notre Dame
Deaths in the family
Notre Dame Magazine wins awards
Announcer’s voice creates a ‘theater of the mind’
Hip new magazine captures niche market
So you think you can produce? Notre Dame graduate grabs spot on reality show
Cafe Choice: Books by ND people
Web extra: Books in brief
Picks of the week
Bonus copy: Reflections
As president of Ohio’s Hiram College, Tom Chema ‘68, left, is often surprised by the phone calls he gets from parents running interference for their kids’ minor problems. He writes about how that differs from his experience as a first-generation college student at Notre Dame in Calling Home.
In The Living Dark, his third book of poetry, Don Hynes ’69 offers poems that again reveal “the inner quest for meaning, for understanding, for creating a personal myth of authentic sovereignty and lasting compassion.” Read his poem Down This Street, This Day.