Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame du Lac (or simply Notre Dame /ˌnoʊtərˈdeɪm/ NOH-tər-DAYM) is a Catholic research university located near South Bend, Indiana, in the United States. In French, Notre Dame du Lac means "Our Lady of the Lake" and refers to the university's patron saint, the Virgin Mary.The school was founded by Father Edward Sorin, CSC, who was also its first president. Today, many Holy Cross priests continue to work for the university, including as its president. It was established as an all-male institution on November 26, 1842, on land donated by the Bishop of Vincennes. The university first enrolled women undergraduates in 1972.
Posts about Notre Dame
  • Syracuse Stuns College Basketball Fans, Social Networks

    … The Syracuse University Orangemen became the first No. 10 seed in an NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball Championship tournament to reach the Final Four, sending social networks into a frenzy. Social media intelligence platform Synthesio found that Syracuse was the topic of 31.5 percent of March Madness-related mentions, more than triple…

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  • Every single day is a gift for me

    … hours of deliberation before finding him guilty. So sorry for the victims of this bombing. #BostonStrong is right for all the victims of this horrific crime. Some things I do know I’m a Notre Dame graduate (with a BBA in Marketing) and a big fan and I’m the father of three boys I love with all my heart. Their photo’s on the fridge and I touch…

    Jeff Ogden/ Fearless Competitor- 10 readers -
  • EF4 Tornado on April 3, 1974

    … On April 3, 1974, our ranch house in Madison, Indiana was hit by a major tornado. (My long-term memory works fine despite my fall and long hospital stay last April.) Jeff Ogden The corner bedroom of my parents were crushed in and the truck in our driveway was hit by the roof and driven into the truck. If large hail falls, you know high winds…

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