Fifty-five years ago, two grade school boys self-described as “the two slowest, fattest kids in the class” met while running the mile.
Mechanical engineering professor Jim Schmiedeler has been teaching at Notre Dame for almost 10 years.
In a speech given at the 1940 Democratic Convention, Eleanor Roosevelt told the crowd: “This is no ordinary time.” Today, Mary Patricia (Pat) Hackett cites those same words as she campaigns to become the Democratic nominee for Indiana’s 2nd Congressional District.
Last Friday, the Notre Dame Italian Studies program organized the sixth annual Dante Now! flash mob, bringing a little bit of Italian to an otherwise very Irish campus.