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The camera calls

By Ed Cohen

Ask actress Emily Liu ’94 how she knows she’s in the right business after nine years struggling to establish herself in Hollywood, and she’ll tell you about an audition she had a few years back.

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Venus Day: Making an Unlikely Splash

By Kristin Kramer '02

Until July 2001, Venus Quejada Day, a 1992 graduate of Notre Dame, had a resume that looked like a road map of life in the fast lane. She worked as a computer consultant, traveling everywhere from Puerto Rico to Pierre, South Dakota, from her home in Washington, D.C., while her husband, Ian Day, also a ’92 ND graduate, was in medical school at Georgetown. In her spare time, she competed in beauty pageants. Later she managed the 20-acre ranch she and Ian bought when they moved to Daytona Beach, Florida, for his medical residency.…

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My father, walking tall

By Paul A. Gore '65, '68J.D.

What a delight to see the “Plowed under, paved over” article in the Summer 2009 issue of Notre Dame Magazine. The material was particularly poignant because my father, Robert H. Gore Jr., was a graduate from the Department of Agriculture in 1931.

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