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Devine Scholar McKenzie Isaac '20 Studies Culture of Skin Bleaching in the Caribbean

Author: Ashley Rowland

Through the Kellogg International Scholars Program (ISP), McKenzie Isaac (Devine Scholar, '20) has focused her undergraduate research on the issues of culture, identity, and race that first caught her attention as a teenager. Working for two years with Faculty Fellow Karen Richman, a cultural anthropologist at the Institute for Latino Studies and her ISP advisor, Isaac studied migration patterns of Afro Latinos from Haiti and other parts of the Francophone and Anglophone Caribbean.

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Sofia Carozza, HY '19, gives valedictory address

Author: Notre Dame News

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Ms. Noonan, Father Jenkins, Dr. Francis, distinguished faculty and guests, dear friends and loved ones: Welcome and thank you for celebrating with us today, especially those of you who traveled a long way to be here.

 

Now, to my fellow members of the class of 2019: We are invited today to step forth from this institution. We are invited to exit this arena, and greet what lies ahead. It’s an invitation to respond to what we’ve been given by putting our learning in the service of justice. Will you say “yes”?…

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Evans Scholar Wukie first female leprechaun; Hesburgh-Yusko Scholar Fagan continues as mascot

Author: McKenna Pencak

Sophomore Evans Scholar Lynnette Wukie was selected as Notre Dame's first female Notre Dame leprechaun. Sophomore Hesburgh-Yusko Scholar Conal Fagan, the first leprechaun from Ireland, will also continue his role as leprechaun for the 2019-2020 academic year.

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Call for Submissions: New Arcadian Dialogues Journal

Author: Notre Dame Scholars' Program

Arcadian Dialogues is the new student-led journal for members of the Notre Dame Scholars’ Program and Glynn Family Honors Program. It is now accepting our first round of submissions. Arcadian Dialogues particularly seeks contributions from intellectually stimulating and interesting individuals. The journal's staff invites any students in the Notre Dame Scholars' Program or enrolled in the Glynn Family Honors Program interested to learn more about the journal and its submission guidelines to attend to an introductory lounge talk to discuss the details of the journal and what makes an effective submission. The lounge talk will be fifteen minutes long with time after for questions. Pizza will be provided. Tuesday, April 9, 5:00 p.m., 120 Main Building, RSVP to Mithara at 

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Hesburgh-Yusko Scholar Sofia Carozza and Notre Dame Senior Katie Gallagher named 2019 Marshall Scholars

Author: Erin Blasko

Sofia Carozza And Katie Gallagher Feature

They are the University’s eighth and ninth Marshall Scholars overall and two of 10 Notre Dame students awarded one of the prestigious open-discipline British scholarships — Rhodes, Marshall, Mitchell and Gates Cambridge — since 2013.

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