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Update: Notre Dame sued for negligence in Lisa Yang death

Update: Notre Dame sued for negligence in Lisa Yang death

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...

Notre Dame sued over Lisa Yang death

Notre Dame sued over Lisa Yang death

The family of Lisa Yang — the 21-year-old Notre Dame senior who committed suicide in 2015 — filed a lawsuit Thursday against the University of...

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Staff Awards

Staff Awards

Awards chosen by the Scholastic staff for the most outstanding players this season. 

Why Walk-On Players Put in the Effort

Why Walk-On Players Put in the Effort

Although Notre Dame players don’t wear their names on the backs of their jerseys, devoted fans memorize the numbers of their favorites. Key players are...

Trampled by Trojans: Season Ends the Way It Began, with a Loss

Trampled by Trojans: Season Ends the Way It Began, with a Loss

Alegendary rivalry and a torrential downpour culminated in a tough final game for the Irish as they faced the University of Southern California Trojans in...

Irish Fall to Hokies on Senior Day: Final Home Game Ends in Heartbreak

Irish Fall to Hokies on Senior Day: Final Home Game Ends in Heartbreak

The second-to-last home game of the 2016 season, the final contest at home for Notre Dame’s seniors, felt eerily similar to most of the team’s...

Stormy at Sea: Irish Fall in Jacksonville

Stormy at Sea: Irish Fall in Jacksonville

After a thrilling finish at home against Miami, Notre Dame hit the road to take on perennial rival Navy at EverBank Field in Jacksonville, Florida...

Cardinal Comeback: Stanford Uses Second-Half Surge to Upend Irish

Cardinal Comeback: Stanford Uses Second-Half Surge to Upend Irish

With the way Notre Dame’s defense had been playing before its game against Stanford — allowing nearly 30 points per game through its first six...

Rocked by the Hurricane: Irish Lose a Slop Fest

Rocked by the Hurricane: Irish Lose a Slop Fest

When describing the formidable environment of the Notre Dame-NC State game on Saturday Oct. 8, “harsh conditions” is an understatement. The Irish (2-4) took on...

Neva' Again: Irish Win Big but in Sloppy Fashion

Neva' Again: Irish Win Big but in Sloppy Fashion

In a season of disappointments for the Notre Dame football program, the game against Nevada early in the season on Sept. 10 stands as a...

Sparty Crashers: Late Rally Falls Short

Sparty Crashers: Late Rally Falls Short

It looked like a Michigan State blowout early, but the game turned into a thriller after a furious rally by the Irish on Saturday, Sept....

Disappointment: Duke Top Irish For First Time Since 1958

Disappointment: Duke Top Irish For First Time Since 1958

The Irish fell to 1-3 Saturday, losing 38-35 to a Duke squad they were favored to beat by 21-points heading into the contest. It was...

Orange Juiced: Another Shootout Ends with ND's Second Win

Orange Juiced: Another Shootout Ends with ND's Second Win

Following a disappointing loss to Duke and the firing of Defensive Coordinator Brian VanGorder, Notre Dame headed to East Rutherford, New Jersey to take on...

Longhorn Loss: An Old-Fashioned Overtime Shootout

Longhorn Loss: An Old-Fashioned Overtime Shootout

The 2016 Fighting Irish football team kicked off their season with a thrilling yet ultimately heartbreaking primetime battle against the University of Texas.

QB Analysis: What's the Quarterback Situation?

QB Analysis: What's the Quarterback Situation?

Between the time that sophomore Brandon Wimbush started studying for his final exams last semester and sitting down in his first class in the new...

South Bend over South Beach: Irish Get Close Win Over Historic Rival

South Bend over South Beach: Irish Get Close Win Over Historic Rival

Oct. 29 saw the addition of another thrilling chapter to one of the most storied rivalries in college football. The 25th meeting between the Notre...

A Conversation with Malik Zaire

A Conversation with Malik Zaire

Most Notre Dame students know Malik Zaire as the senior quarterback who wears the number eight, a dynamic athlete with strong running skills and a...

Should We Fire Head Coach Brian Kelly? No, We Should Keep Him

Should We Fire Head Coach Brian Kelly? No, We Should Keep Him

The fire-Kelly firestorm is premature and illogical. Admittedly, the 2016 season was one of the worst in ND history. But it was also Kelly’s...

Should We Fire Head Coach Brian Kelly? Yes, Send Him Packing

Should We Fire Head Coach Brian Kelly? Yes, Send Him Packing

The Fighting Irish finished the 2016 football season with four wins and eight losses, one of the worst Irish performances in fifty-some years, and only...

Armed and Dangerous: Youth Lead the Way in a Big Irish Win

Armed and Dangerous: Youth Lead the Way in a Big Irish Win

Streets are shut down, entire hotels are shut down, and local banners are replaced­­­­ with Notre Dame logos, all in the name of the Shamrock...

A Bright Future: 2017 Recruiting Off to Strong Start

A Bright Future: 2017 Recruiting Off to Strong Start

After a disappointing 2016 season and with several key players departing, Notre Dame needs a strong 2017 recruiting class to reestablish itself among the college...

Fans React to Football Frustrations with Ads and Twitter

Fans React to Football Frustrations with Ads and Twitter

Of those who follow Notre Dame football, few would argue 2016 was the team’s finest year. Maybe it is the poor football season, or perhaps...

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Humor

Student Exhibits Appropriate Emotional Response Following Football Loss

Student Exhibits Appropriate Emotional Response Following Football Loss

After a grueling 34-31 loss to Virginia Tech, senior Trevor Green returned to his dorm and simply “got on with his day,” sources close to...

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