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Story: NDMU Alumna Mary Beth Lennon  Named President of Mercy High School

October 29, 2013

NDMU Alumna Mary Beth Lennon Named President of Mercy High School

BALTIMORE, Md., Oct. 29 2013—Notre Dame of Maryland University alumna Mary Beth Lennon has been appointed president of Mercy High School in Baltimore. Lennon, a Mercy graduate, will be the first alumna of that school to serve as president.

In Lennon’s honor, Notre Dame President Joan Develin Coley announced…

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Story: Maxine Wood '63 featured in Time magazine story on the March on Washington

September 17, 2013

Maxine Wood '63 featured in Time magazine story on the March on Washington

In its issue commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, Time magazine featured 17 prominent Americans who attended the 1963 rally and heard Dr. Martin Luther King’s “ I Have a Dream" speech, including Maxine Wood from Notre Dame's class of '63. She and her classmates will be on campus…

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Story: Joan Develin Coley, president emerita of McDaniel College, to lead Notre Dame of Maryland University

August 9, 2013

Joan Develin Coley, president emerita of McDaniel College, to lead Notre Dame of Maryland University

Appointment follows resignation of President James F. Conneely

Patricia J. Mitchell, Chair of the Board of Trustees of Notre Dame of Maryland University, has announced the appointment of Joan Develin Coley, Ph.D., President emerita of McDaniel College, to serve as President of the University for the…

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Story: Notre Dame of Maryland University Graduates First Class of Pharmacists, Journalist and Author Kathleen Koch Receives Honorary Doctorate

May 24, 2013

Notre Dame of Maryland University Graduates First Class of Pharmacists, Journalist and Author Kathleen Koch Receives Honorary Doctorate

Notre Dame of Maryland University celebrated a historic commencement on May 25, as the School of Pharmacy graduated its first class of doctors of pharmacy. The ceremony also marked the first presided over by James F. Conneely, Ph.D., Notre Dame’s twelfth president (click to read his commencement address)…

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May 20, 2013

NDMU Senior Day of Service Combats Summer Learning Loss Among City Head Start Students

On May 20, 2013 volunteers from United Way of Central Maryland, Notre Dame of Maryland University and PNC distributed summer reading bags to Head Start students to take home for the summer—filling an urgent learning need in the lives of these low-income children as many Head Start locations face closure…

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May 10, 2013

Notre Dame of Maryland University Hosts STEM Summer Institute for K-12 Teachers

BALTIMORE – Notre Dame of Maryland University is offering a five-day graduate-level STEM Summer Institute for K-12 teachers, July 22-26 at its North Charles Street campus. The three credit, week-long program equips teachers with resources and methodologies to effectively engage their students in the…

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May 9, 2013

Notre Dame of Maryland University Professor Wins National Poetry Honors

Notre Dame of Maryland University alumna and Sister Maura Eichner Professor of English Shelley Puhak has won the 2013 Anthony Hecht Poetry Prize. The prize, created in honor of the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Anthony Hecht,is awarded annually to a poet who has published no more than one book of poetry…

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Story: Five Notre Dame Women Named to Maryland’s Top 100

May 5, 2013

Five Notre Dame Women Named to Maryland’s Top 100

 

Anne Y.F. Lin, Pharm. D. founding dean of the Notre Dame of Maryland University School of Pharmacy, is being honored as one of Maryland’s “Top 100 Women” by The Daily Record, in recognition of her professional accomplishment, community leadership and mentoring. Joining Dr. Lin on the prestigious list…

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April 24, 2013

Notre Dame of Maryland University School of Nursing Lands $250K Who Will Care? Grant

Notre Dame of Maryland University School of Nursing has been awarded a $250,000 grant from the Maryland Hospital Association's Who Will Care? Fund for Nurse Education. The award will support the success of nursing students in the new entry-level baccalaureate program. Notre Dame's first class of 48 junior-level…

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Story:  Notre Dame of Maryland University Showcases Undergraduate Research

April 23, 2013

Notre Dame of Maryland University Showcases Undergraduate Research

Notre Dame of Maryland University is hosting Nancy Kreiter Student Research Day, an annual showcase of undergraduate research in arts and sciences, on Friday, April 26.

Notre Dame President James F. Conneely, Ph.D., is opening the day’s events, followed by remarks from Sara Bass, alumna of the Class…

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April 7, 2013

Notre Dame of Maryland University President’s Day of Service Supports Childhood Literacy: Partnership with United Way Benefits Baltimore City Head Start

Notre Dame of Maryland University is celebrating the inauguration of James F. Conneely as its twelfth president with a week-long series of community events, culminating in a day of service on April 7 aimed at stemming summer reading loss among Baltimore City Head Start students.

In partnership with…

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Story: James F. Conneely, Ph.D., is Inaugurated as Notre Dame of Maryland University’s Twelfth President: Leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship will steer University growth

April 5, 2013

James F. Conneely, Ph.D., is Inaugurated as Notre Dame of Maryland University’s Twelfth President: Leadership, innovation and entrepreneurship will steer University growth

Notre Dame of Maryland University installed James F. Conneely, Ph.D. as its twelfth president at a ceremony today attended by more than 700 students, graduates, faculty, staff, religious and political leaders, and additional guests. Evoking Notre Dame’s mission of educating leaders to transform the world…

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Story: There Remains a Place for Women’s Colleges

January 28, 2013

There Remains a Place for Women’s Colleges

Letter to the Editor, Chronicle of Higher Education

As president of a university that includes Maryland’s only remaining women’s college, I appreciate the complex forces underlying the decision of the Wilson College board of trustees to admit men to their undergraduate programs (“Seeking Enrollment…

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Story: Notre Dame of Maryland University Names First Eichner Poetry Award Winners

January 21, 2013

Notre Dame of Maryland University Names First Eichner Poetry Award Winners

Notre Dame of Maryland University has named Katherine Way the first winner of the Sister Maura Eichner Award for Young Poets. Named in honor of poet, teacher and Notre Dame alumna, Maura Eichner, SSND ’41, the competition celebrates aspiring young female poets nationwide. Ms. Way is a resident of Arlington…

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