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#tbt Fantastic Footwear

#tbt Fantastic Footwear

Author: Charlie Kenney

In the October 1983 issue of Scholastic, Fred Zimmerman, “veteran footwear observer,” wrote about what went through his head the first time he saw “Duck Shoes.”

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From the Desks of Becca and Sib
Just a Thought with Dori Beeler
Inside the $15 Million Donation from Muslim Philanthropists
Just a Thought with Maria Gibbs
Priest in Training: What's life like as a freshman seminarian?
Should I Stay or Should I Go? Cost-of-Living and Housing Choice at Notre Dame
#tbt – When Scholastic Told Rockne to Move Over
From the Desks of Becca and Sib – First Things First
Notre Dame’s Geothermal Energy Plans
Financing Family Time: What Does Junior Parents Weekend Really Cost?

Financing Family Time: What Does Junior Parents Weekend Really Cost?

Author: Janet Stengle

Sunshine and 60 degree weather replaced February’s usual snowbanks for Junior Parents Weekend 2017. The Class of 2018 shared their home away from home with their parents and celebrated their accomplishments — including junior Henry Long’s “Chandelier” music video parody, which Fr. Jenkins played during his address at the President’s Dinner.

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Notre Dame and The Nation: How We Protest, Think, and Resist
Student Senate votes to lessen sanction against Fonseca-Narimatsu ticket
Student body candidates allegedly break rules, forfeit 7 percent of vote
In a month of protests, students march for life in South Bend
Scholastic’s endorsement: Blais and Shewit mean business
Marching with the Resistance

Marching with the Resistance

Author: Jack Riedy

Inauguration Day was cold and gray, but on the day of the Women’s March, South Bend was as warm and sunny as the first day of spring. Like spring, it was the birth of something. In the shadow of construction in downtown South Bend, people gathered to build a movement. 

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Robinson-Blais: The Year in Review
ND Republicans Gather to Watch Historic Inauguration
Letter from the Editor

Letter from the Editor

Author: Cassidy McDonald

At the highest levels of politics, partisanship and power struggles drive decisions and action. But at the local and college levels, collaboration is more important than power, and ideas trump ideology.

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ELECTION REPORT: Common Roots, Divergent Campaigns
Road to the Rhodes: A Conversation with Alexis Doyle and Grace Watkins

Road to the Rhodes: A Conversation with Alexis Doyle and Grace Watkins

Author: O'Neil, Alison

Since late November, the Notre Dame community has been celebrating its two newest Rhodes Scholars, current seniors Alexis (“Lexi”) Doyle and Grace Watkins. Both of the scholars became friends before the application process. They were thrilled at the prospect of continuing their studies together, as well as with a majority-female Rhodes class, at Oxford. Doyle and Watkins, however, both exhibited extreme modesty and gratitude, emphasizing the scholarship as an opportunity rather than an achievement. 

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ND CSE Students: Silicon Valley’s Newest Import
Staff Endorsement: Blais & Shewit
Update: Notre Dame sued for negligence in Lisa Yang death

Update: Notre Dame sued for negligence in Lisa Yang death

Author: Cassidy McDonald

The family of Lisa Yang — the Notre Dame senior who took her own life in 2015 — has sued the University of Notre Dame and the University Counseling Center for negligence, which would allow the family to be awarded the maximum amount of damages, the family’s lawyer, Daniel S. Chamberlain, said Monday.

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Notre Dame sued over Lisa Yang death
Why this year's Nobel Peace Prize winner thanked Notre Dame
Crosstalk: College Democrats and College Republicans answer the nine biggest questions this election season
Trump's Victory Reverberates Across Campus
How Notre Dame Students StaND Against Hate