Post Tagged with: "University of Notre Dame"

Legacy Status Tips Admission Scales

Legacy Status Tips Admission Scales

Amid recent challenges to affirmative action in Texas, California and Michigan, the common practice of legacy preference, which advantages the children of alumni during the university admissions process, has also been called into question, prompting debate over its benefits and potential concerns. Georgetown’s admissions office does consider legacy preference: In[Read More…]

by March 20, 2015 5 comments City News, News, News - Top

GU, Baylor Create Partnership

The Berkley Center for Religion, Peace and World Affairs at Georgetown, already partnered with Notre Dame, recently created a trifecta with the Institute for Studies of Religion at Baylor University in hope of promoting religious freedom through academic dialogues. Thomas Farr and Timothy Shah, Georgetown professors and the director and[Read More…]

by October 3, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News

Keep Our Tradition of Discussion Alive

It was with deep sadness that we alumni of the Tocqueville Forum on the Roots of American Democracy learned earlier this semester of professor Patrick Deneen’s imminent departure for the University of Notre Dame. All who truly know Deneen can attest to his integrity of character and generosity of spirit.[Read More…]

by April 17, 2012 0 comments Uncategorized