Practice Story

Editor’s note: This story was originally posted on Dec. 12, 2012 and is housed at RedLineProject.org By Bob Smith Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the Monetary Award Program (MAP) college scholarships and access to higher education in Illinois. “This is so important to …

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About Me

My name is Emily McConville, and I am a senior at the University of Notre Dame majoring in history and Italian and minoring in journalism. Throughout college I have written for The Observer, Notre Dame's campus newspaper. In the spring of 2015 I interned for the South Bend Tribune, and that summer I interned for …

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Ave Maria Press celebrates 150th anniversary

From The South Bend Tribune SOUTH BEND — As the city of South Bend recognizes the 150th anniversary of its incorporation, theUniversity of Notre Dame’s Ave Maria Press, publisher of Catholic books, is also gearing up for its 150th-anniversary celebration. Begun in 1865 by Notre Dame’s founder and longtime president, the Rev. Edward Sorin, the …

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Michiana native seeks her birth mother

From The South Bend Tribune Kelley Baumgartner was born on Feb. 3, 1987, in the Elkhart/Goshen area, to a hairdresser in her early 20s with seven siblings. Two months later, Becky and Sam Huston adopted her through Catholic Social Services. That's all she knows about the first weeks of her life. Last Saturday, the Jacksonville, Fla., …

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