Generous Spirits Autumn 2023
by Mel Livatino
‘Only then did I begin to understand the deep, unspoken and little-understood role of gift in my life and the lives of every one of us on this planet.’
by Cheng Wang
‘I might describe my year at Notre Dame, a pinnacle for creative minds, as a combination of art, enlightenment and therapy, but also chores.’
by Mark Phillips
‘A week after Margaret’s death, I was crossing a meadow when suddenly I bellowed her name and waited hopefully for a reply. I heard only the strong wind. I am here now trying to counter my grief by recalling what to learn in the face of such a wind.’
by Anthony DePalma
What we found together on Isle Royale
by John Shaughnessy ’77
For Laura Burdick ’10, the question is not what you may think.
by Jason Kelly ’95
He’s been many things to many people, but always en route to finding and living out his multifaceted self.
by Kerry Temple ’74
Things are not just things.
by Jonathan Malesic
Eventually, despite the comfort and ease of lingering in place, you’ve got to answer the bell, move on and grow up.
- Raclin Murphy gets ready
- Bernie, Oppie and the bomb
- Regilding the dome
- Pages from a Rockne-era playbook
- After affirmative action
- Death in the family