| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
Robert S. Kraemer, NASA's former director of planetary exploration who was also an expert in rocket engines, died Aug. 20 at an assisted living home in Catonsville, Md., of complications from a fall, his family said. He was 84.
Kraemer joined NASA in...
| Aug 25, 2013
| 1:08 AM
SOUTH BEND--About 26 percent of students who enroll at Indiana University South Bend earn a bachelor’s degree within six years.
That’s a statistic that doesn’t meet the standards of new IUSB Chancellor Terry Allison and many...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 6:39 AM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The University of Notre Dame will begin allowing students living in the United States without legal permission to attend the school.
Associate vice president for undergraduate enrollment Don Bishop says the change in policy...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 5:54 PM
University of Notre Dame senior linebacker Danny Spond was forced to end his college football career. The Littleton, Colo., native has suffered from hemiplegic migraines over the past year. Spond will remain with the program and mentor the Fighting...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 3:52 PM
SOUTH BEND — James A. Roemer, a South Bend native who held three top administrative posts at the University of Notre Dame, died Sunday in California.
He was 83.
Roemer is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, five adult children and 13 grandchildren....
| Aug 11, 2013
| 6:21 AM
SOUTH BEND - For centuries of human history, some of the world's brightest minds were focused on trying to turn lead into gold.
That never worked, of course, but the digital economy is making a new type of alchemy possible.
In the information age,...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 6:05 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Professors at research institutions across the country are wondering which of their projects will be reduced in scope or eliminated as a result of the mandatory federal budget cuts known as sequestration, which took effect March 1.
| Aug 7, 2013
| 6:39 PM
TROY, Mich. (AP) — A 22-year-old former University of Notre Dame honor student has pleaded guilty but mentally ill to second-degree murder in the bludgeoning death of his 55-year-old father in suburban Detroit.
Patrick Mikes Sr. of Troy was...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:49 AM
America’s Youth on Parade Nationals recently held its 44th annual competition in South Bend, Ind., at the University of Notre Dame.
Boonsboro was well represented among the 5,000 twirlers and their families.
| Aug 3, 2013
| 8:07 AM
More than 1,700 people participated in Logan's Run on Saturday morning, a record for the race that is held on the Notre Dame campus. "It's just amazing," said Anna Lagomarcina, director of marketing for the Logan Center. "When we first started in 2004...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:11 AM
GOSHEN -- The Bonneyville Millers, a vintage baseball club sponsored by the Elkhart County Parks and Recreation Department, will host their long-time rivals, the Deep River Grinders of Merrillville, Ind., in a baseball game at 2 p.m. Sunday at Chapel...