Savannah, GA Student Takes First Place in Notre Dame of Maryland University’s 2014-2015 Eichner Awards for Young Poets
Rayna Perry of Savannah Arts Academy in Savannah, Ga., has been awarded first prize in Notre Dame of Maryland University’s 2014-2015 Eichner Awards for Young Poets for her poem “Ancestry.”
The prestigious award, named in honor of poet, teacher and alumna, Sister Maura Eichner, SSND '41, celebrates aspiring…
The much-anticipated Mueller Report on the handling of the Ray Rice case was released last week, with most public attention centered on one key finding: There is no evidence NFL officials possessed or saw the video of Mr. Rice assaulting his then-fiancée inside the elevator of an Atlantic City hotel…
Notre Dame of Maryland University has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in recognition of its community outreach partnerships, which resulted in more than 104,000 donated service and service learning hours in the 2013-2014 academic year, the equivalent…
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Notre Dame in the News
The Baltimore Sun
The Rev. Henrietta L. Wiley, associate professor of religious studies, provides some theological context on this story on the Star of Bethlehem. "It tells us about God's relationship with the whole world," she said. "It's the first revelation to the gentiles [non-Israelites] about the coming of this king, the messiah, who will bring justice and salvation from suffering."
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The International School of Protocol still teaches children's etiquette classes but its offerings have expanded to programs on dining etiquette and a class on social skills, called Mingle Mingle, for teens, college students and adults. The school held a Mingle Mingle program at Notre Dame University of Maryland, on North Charles Street in the fall. For two hours, about 30 current students and alumni learned to start and hold a conversation and mingle among groups.
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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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