Creative works by Notre Dame people
Six Reasons to Forgive; 11 reasons to celebrate; Pathways to Peace; 10 Reasons It’s Better than You May Think; 10 Words To Live By
On October 1, 2014, University President Rev. John I. Jenkins ’76, ’78M.A. formally announced the creation of the Donald R. Keough School of Global Affairs.
Eight Things My Sons Taught Me; Ten Things I Learned at My Grandparents’ House; Five Things Parents Should Purge from Their Parenting.
Substantial death of wildlife. Cascading collapse of agriculture, including animals, due in part to greedy practices: pathogens in livestock, monoculture of plants. Bob Costas’ toupee.
Pathways to Peace; 10 Best Catholic Novels of All Time
Ten Things You Should Know about African-American History; The 10 Biggest Challenges Facing America Today; Ten Actions that Shaped America’s Commitment to Religious Freedom.
Essential Qualities of the Western Hero; Heroes.
Nine bourbons every Notre Dame faculty member should want to stash in his or her office because according to the faculty handbook it is forbidden.
Since we are about lists in this issue let me enumerate why I resist reading on tablets.
Edward F. Mansfield ‘34, 10/31/2013, Belmont, CA
Philip C. Trexler ’34,’36 MS, 06/29/2014, Mishawaka, IN
Harold J. Wilson ‘37, 03/14/2014, Waban, MA
John L. McGuinness ’39, 09/30/2014, Southbury, CT
Bernard O. Marbach, M.D. ’42, 08/06/2014, East Quogue, NY
Julian G. Atwater ’43,’47 MS, 09/18/2014, Lake Geneva, WI
Let us count some ways.
Fashion designer probably was not on the list of career goals for Dava Newman ’86 when she studied aerospace engineering at Notre Dame. The aeronautics and astronautics professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has certainly stepped to the head of the class these days, as she was nominated in October for the post of NASA’s deputy administrator, the agency’s #2 leadership role. But Newman is also part of an MIT…
10 Reasons to Love Notre Dame; Eight Things A Thomist Thinks Every Notre Dame Undergraduate Should Know Upon Leaving Notre Dame; 12 Memorable Notre Dame Feelings; Greatest Notre Dame Football Player Names.
Top 10 American Movies
An 80-minute feature version of 1916: The Irish Rebellion will be screened in theaters and at global events, beginning with the March 16 world premiere in Dublin hosted by the Irish government. The U.S. premiere will be March 21 at the Gene Siskel Film Center in Chicago, with screenings to follow in Atlanta and Washington, D.C. Various PBS…
Top 10 American Places
Top 10 American Speeches
Top 10 Noninstitutional American Institutions
His friends knew that, even as a boy, James Perri ’94 was destined to do great things. And he has — largely because of those friends and family and his encounter with his own mortality.
Top 10 American Books
Top 10 American Paintings
The next time you fear you’re falling into a bad crowd, you might give one or more of these 10 strategies a try.
Sports nerds are of two kinds. One group knows every statistical detail about their team. The other knows about sports that most people have never heard of. I’m in the latter group, and here’s my top nine list.
I lace up my shoes. On a 10-mile run, I go through 12 neighborhoods — past multimillion-dollar greystones and subsidized housing projects, rows of boarded-up businesses and rows of businesses thriving, if you hables espanol or mówić po polsku.
A real man never drinks a Slimfast. Or eats kale. Or quinoa. Or guava fruit. He also does not nibble.
What is the universe made of? What is living in our gut and what does it do? What is consciousness?
The Great River Road is a small highway that runs down the southern spine of the Mississippi, snaking through farmlands and small, sleepy towns. You can find the Road by following the mournful notes of Delta blues, the sweet smell of cornbread in the oven and the wisps of cotton that drift through the air during the fall picking season.
He ducked down behind the wall and — schlaaah-p! — pulled the plug. In my imagination, it was a giant red cork attached to a metal string that popped like a wine bottle. In reality, I’m sure it was something less colorful — like a lever or a wheel.
I was asleep. I was asleep and it was glorious. I was asleep and it was Sunday afternoon and I had no reason to be awake. I was asleep and a stream of ice water suddenly hit me in the face, jolting me awake.