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Notre Dame, Downtown South Bend collaborate on Jefferson Street bridge ‘ephemeral garden’

October 31, 2014 Categories: Our Stories

Jefferson Street bridge in South Bend (credit: Nathan Holth)

The University of Notre Dame is working with South Bend officials and residents to design an “ephemeral garden” on the Jefferson Street bridge, a temporary oasis of grassy spaces, plants and pavilions that would let visitors relax and enjoy nature and the beauty of the city. Notre Dame students will participate in an all-day design charrette Saturday (Nov. 1), and will present their ideas from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday (Nov. 2) at a public reception in the Bond Hall gallery at Notre Dame. Read More

Turning research into jobs

October 28, 2014 Categories: Our Stories

Story originally posted in the South Bend Tribune on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 6:00 am | Updated: 10:39 am, Tue Oct 28, 2014.

Notre Dame can play vital role in reviving local economy


When the Rev. John I. Jenkins was inaugurated president of the University of Notre Dame in 2005, he declared that one of his goals was to create “one of the pre-eminent research institutions in the world.”

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Vennli charting a course in software

October 27, 2014 Categories: Our Stories

As Posted on Sunday, October 26, 2014 6:00 am | Updated: 6:26 pm, Sun Oct 26, 2014.

Gary Gigot sees 'reason to believe' in South Bend

SOUTH BEND — Gary Gigot knows what it takes to be successful in the technology business, so it’s an encouraging sign for South Bend that he chose to start a software company here.

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Fri Nov 7, 2014

"The Homestretch" A documentary about youth homelessness

Fri Nov 7, 2014
- 9:00PM

Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

In partnership with the University of Notre Dame, The Youth Service Bureau of St. Joseph County is creating awareness events about youth homelessness focused around a documentary film called “The Homestretch”.  This film highlights the story of three homeless teenagers in Chicago. It shines light on the reasons young people can become homeless, the dangers they face on the streets, the daily struggle for survival and the resiliency that can lead them to a better life. …

Sun Nov 16, 2014

Snite Museum of Art Presents Masters of Nineteenth-Century Lithography

All Day

Snite Museum

Rock-Paper . . . Lithographs from the Permanent Collection, Part I

On view through November 16, 2014

NOTRE DAME, IN—The Snite Museum of Art continues its celebration of printmaking with a focus exhibition of ten lithographs, many of them new acquisitions or never before displayed, with the presentation ofRock-Paper . . . . Lithographs from the Permanent Collection

Open to the Public

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