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New director appointed for Catholic initiatives in London

Rev. James M. Lies, C.S.C., a priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross, has been appointed director for Catholic initiatives and outreach at the University of Notre Dame’s London Global Gateway by Michael Pippenger, vice president and associate provost for internationalization.

Update on study abroad in light of recent tensions in North Korea

In the recent tensions with North Korea, Notre Dame International (NDI) recognizes the importance of our role in supporting our students and monitoring world events closely.  NDI is working in coordination with the US Department of State and peer institutions to be well-informed and proactively responsive.
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Brazilian Judge Sérgio Moro Receives Notre Dame Award

University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., presented the Notre Dame Award to Brazilian Judge Sérgio Moro at a ceremony Oct. 2 (Monday) in São Paulo for his courageous efforts to preserve the “nation’s integrity through his steadfast, unbiased application of the law.”

Judge Sergio Moro's Notre Dame Award acceptance speech

Brief speech of gratitude   São Paulo, October 2, 2017.    I am deeply honored by receiving this distinguished award by the also distinguished University of Notre Dame.   I am touched by Father John Jenkins’ gentle and strong words. Thank you very much.   I must say that I...