BALTIMORE, Md., Feb. 22, 2014—Baltimore author and Notre Dame of Maryland University graduate Sheri Booker '04 has been awarded an NAACP Image Award in the category of Outstanding Literary Work from a Debut Author for her memoir, Nine Years Under: Coming of Age in an Inner City Funeral Home.
Hanel Baveja of Huron High School in Ann Arbor, MI, has been awarded first prize in Notre Dame of Maryland University's 2013-2014 Eichner Awards for Young Poets for her poem “The Concavity of Checkmate.”
The prestigious award, named in honor of poet, teacher and alumna, Sister Maura Eichner, SSND '41…
Notre Dame of Maryland University Welcomes Catholic Relief Services’ CEO Carolyn Woo as 2014 Commencement Speaker
Notre Dame of Maryland University announced today that Carolyn Woo, president and CEO of Catholic Relief Services, will speak at the 2014 Commencement on May 24 at the Hilton Baltimore. Dr. Woo will be awarded an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree at the ceremony.
Dr. Woo has led Baltimore-based…
March 4, 2014
Notre Dame in the News
The Catholic Review
Heidi Fletcher, vice president of enrollment management, offers some advice to students and parents getting those first letters of acceptance or rejection from colleges and universities.
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Author Sheri Booker talks about her book, "Nine Years Under: Coming of Age in an Inner City Funeral Home."
Fox 45 Morning News
NDMU grad Sheri Booker appears on Fox 45 News to talk about her book and her recent NAACP Image Award.
WYPR host Tom Hall talks with the poet Shelley Puhak. Her latest collection of poems is called Guinevere in Baltimore. She’s the Eichner Professor of Creative Writing at Notre Dame of Maryland University. A podcast of their conversation is posted.
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