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Events

9
Jun

Chicago Executive MBA Information Session and Luncheon

Location: 224 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 220 Chicago, IL

Time: 6/9/2017 11:00 AM

13
Jun

MS in Business Analytics Information Session

Location: 224 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 350, Chicago, IL

Time: 6/13/2017 5:30 PM

14
Jun

San Francisco - Mendoza Alumni Reception

Location: McCormick & Kuleto's

Time: 6/14/2017 6:30 PM

21
Jun

Executive Women Networking Event

Location: 224 S. Michigan Ave., Suite 220, Chicago, IL

Time: 6/21/2017 5:30 PM

College News

Commencement 2017

May 24

Taking time away from their final exams, commencement celebrations and cap and gown fittings, Notre Dame Mendoza College of Business graduates reflect on the paths that brought them to Notre Dame and on the biggest lessons they learned while here. At the same time, they look ahead to their futures and anticipate where their Notre Dame degrees will take them. See what success looks like by reading their personal stories.

Notre Dame launches new executive program in Ireland

May 22

The Stayer Center for Executive Education will launch a new version of its signature Executive Integral Leadership program in Ireland this fall.

Faculty recognized for excellence in student engagement and advising

May 15

Five Mendoza faculty members received 2017 Joyce Awards for profound influence on undergraduate students: Corey Angst, Wendy Angst, Robert Battalio, Hong Guo and Ed Hums.

Notre Dame economic policy club wins national fiscal competition — on first try

May 11

The Federal Reserve and Fiscal Challenge Club, a new Notre Dame student club focused on macro-scale economics and fiscal policy, beat out defending champion Harvard University to win the 2017 Fiscal Challenge. The competition is run by an educational nonprofit of the same name that aims to expand students’ understanding of fiscal policy through experiential education.

Landing a promotion: Grad says MSF helped move him up at UnitedHealth

May 10

Mulkum Mursalov wasn’t looking to switch companies when he entered the Notre Dame Master of Science in Finance (MSF) in 2016.

2017 Best MBAs: Abigail Oduro, Notre Dame

May 6

Abigail Oduro has this advice for MBA applicants: "Consider the culture. ... At the end of the day, the MBA program is more than just the classroom interactions."

2017 Best MBAs: Sylvia Banda, Notre Dame

May 6

Sylvia Banda chose to pursue an MBA because "I realized the effort involved in being an extraordinary leader.”

Accountancy alums John Veihmeyer and Elizabeth Tucker named to ND Board of Trustees

May 5

John Veihmeyer (ACCT '77) is the global chairman of KPMG International and Elizabeth Tucker (ACCT '14) is a consultant for McKinsey & Company.

Weather

South Bend, IN

Birthdays

NYT News

Jared Kushner’s Role Is Tested as Russia Case Grows

President Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, at a news conference this month at the White House. It is unclear how Jared Kushner’s high-profile woes will affect his hard-won partnership with his father-in-law, perhaps the most stable in an often unstable White House.

Reported Talks by Jared Kushner With Russia Would Be ‘Good Thing,’ Trump Official Says

President Trump and Melania Trump arriving at the White House on Saturday night after a nine-day overseas trip. John F. Kelly, the homeland security secretary, played down reports of a back channel. The president, meanwhile, resumed using Twitter as a weapon.

Melania Trump, in Supporting Role, Shows Subdued Star Power on Trip

Melania Trump at the Western Wall in Jerusalem last week. Mrs. Trump’s travels with the president were something of a coming-out party, which may offer clues to what kind of first lady she could become.

Melania Trump on Display, Dressed in Ambivalence and Armor

Nine days, five countries, and more than a dozen outfits: the first lady makes a statement abroad.

North Korean Tests Add Urgency for U.S. to Fix Defense Flaws

The medium-range strategic ballistic missile Pukguksong-2, shown in this undated image, was tested recently at an undisclosed location in North Korea. The North has successfully tested solid-fueled missiles four times. The North has recently test-fired missiles based on a technology that would give the United States little warning of an attack. And they seem to work.

North Korea Fires Missile That Lands in Sea Between Korea and Japan

Kim Jong-un, North Korea’s leader, on Sunday. The apparent test of a ballistic missile that landed near Japan comes a week after the test of another ballistic missile.

A Constitutional Puzzle: Can the President Be Indicted?

President Trump boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House this month. Legal experts disagree about whether the Constitution allows for a president to be indicted. The Constitution includes detailed instructions for impeachment. But there’s no clear answer on whether a president may be criminally prosecuted.

War Hero’s Family Suing in Its Decades-Long Fight to Identify Remains

The American Cemetery in Manila. The family of Alexander Nininger, who was killed in World War II, says his remains are buried there. The family of Alexander Nininger, the first Medal of Honor recipient in World War II, has contended for decades that he is buried in Manila as an “unknown.”

15 Spring and Summer Pop Festivals

Chance the Rapper Grateful Dead alums reunite, sweaty dance floors abound and a whole lot of Chance the Rapper: Our picks for the best pop and jazz festivals.

Have a Day Off? Tackle Your Financial To-Do List

Personal finance choices involve trade-offs nearly every day. Suggestions from The Times’s personal finance columnist on how to spent part of your start-of-summer holiday.

Quote of the Day

Humility, that low, sweet root, from which all heavenly virtues shoot.

Thomas Moore