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Biggest Notre Dame project ever a 'crossroads' of academics, student life and athletics

Author: Dennis Brown

Notre Dame has announced the largest building project in its 172-year history, integrating the academy, student life and athletics with the construction of more than 750,000 square feet in three new buildings attached to the west, east and south sides of the University’s iconic football stadium, at a projected cost of $400 million.

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Asher Kaufman uses archival maps to offer fresh look at Middle Eastern conflict

Author: Renée LaReau

Associate Professor Asher Kaufman’s latest book was born out of a coincidence. A research trip in 2001 for his previous book, “Reviving Phoenicia,” led the historian to diplomatic archives in Nantes, France, where he stumbled upon what he described as “an archival bonanza.”

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2013: The year in review

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The calendar year 2013 was filled with many notable moments of accomplishment, celebration and reflection at Notre Dame. Some of the significant events include the 50th anniversary of the Hesburgh Library, the reopening of the Morris Inn after extensive renovations, and the men’s soccer team winning the national title for the first time in its history.

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Faculty hiring initiative supports Notre Dame’s ongoing investments in research

Author: William G. Gilroy

Building on the momentum of its recent Strategic Research Investment initiative—which committed $80 million in internal resources to 14 research projects—Notre Dame has announced the winning proposals in a new strategic hiring initiative that will create approximately 80 faculty positions in 10 key areas of research across campus.

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