Meryl Hawkins, a special education teacher at Lansdowne High School and a Notre Dame School of Education graduate, was recentlly named Teacher of the Year by the Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities.
Meryl was honored "for displaying exceptional effort both in and out of the classroom, including…
BALTIMORE, Md., Nov. 3, 2014—Notre Dame of Maryland University is welcoming a group of 20 students and a faculty member representing various universities in Mexico who are participating in the inaugural Proyecta 100,000, a bilateral educational diplomacy initiative that the presidents of the United States…
Notre Dame of Maryland University’s Gormley Gallery is pleased to present Nonfiction, an exhibition of paintings by artist Erin Raedeke from October 20 through November 25, 2014. An Artist’s Reception is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. A gallery talk will be held on Tuesday, Nov…
October 27, 2014
Notre Dame in the News
NDMU grad Named Teacher of the Year by Disabilities Commission
Meryl Hawkins, a teacher at Lansdowne High School and a Notre Dame School of Education graduate, was named Teacher of the Year by the Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities.
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Maryland Daily Record
It’s been a whirlwind few days for Isamar Gonzalez.
On Saturday, the 21-year-old law school student arrived in Baltimore with nearly two dozen of her peers. Then, they were whisked off to Notre Dame of Maryland University, where they settled in to their dorm rooms, toured the campus, took some tests and sat through orientation.
For many of them, including Gonzalez, it was their first trip to the U.S. — or even out of their hometowns in Mexico. But for the next month, they’ll be immersed in American culture while learning English at Notre Dame’s English Language Institute.
And they’re not alone. They’re among about 7,500 Mexican students and faculty members who arrived in the U.S. over the weekend to study at one of 150 colleges, including Towson University, which welcomed 38 individuals.
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President Yam joins other Catholic university presidents in signing letter urging an increase in aid for refugee children on the U.S.-Mexico border
In the Capital
Roman Catholic colleges and universities must increase aid for refugee children on the U.S.-Mexico border according to a statement signed by more than 50 school presidents. The statement underscores the Catholic higher education leaders' plea for the U.S. to help the thousands of unaccompanied children and their families who are trying to escape the dangers of their own countries.
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The Kojo Nnamdi Show
Ferrall was part of a panel of experts discussing the response to sexual assaults on campus.
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