Law professor Carozza organizes amicus effort in European crucifix case

Notre Dame Professor of Law Paolo Carozza is leading a group of more than 50 law professors from 15 countries who have submitted written comments asking the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights to overturn a seven-judge panel’s ruling that crucifixes may not be displayed in Italian...

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New research focuses on forgotten victims of European wars

After more than five years of study on the impact of political violence on children and mothers in Northern Ireland, University of Notre Dame faculty member Mark Cummings is expanding his research to include children and families in Croatia, where tens of thousands of people died in ethnic violence between...

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Professor receives award for fostering "humane values"

Steven Semes, associate professor at the School of Architecture, academic director of its Rome Studies Program, and Nanovic Institute Faculty Fellow, has been named the 2010 recipient of the Clem Labine Award. Sponsored by Restore Media, publisher of Traditional Building and Period Homes magazines, the Labine Award goes to the...

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Senior Ryan Lash to receive Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Ryan Lash, a University of Notre Dame senior majoring in medieval studies and anthropology, has been awarded a Gates Scholarship to pursue a master’s degree at the University of Cambridge. Lash received a Nanovic Institute Undergraduate Research and Travel Grant in 2007-2008 for his project “Constructing Identity from the Ground...

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