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Book tells stories of African-Americans who integrated the University of Notre Dame

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Black Domers

This month, the University of Notre Dame Press is proud to release Black Domers: African-American Students at Notre Dame in Their Own Words edited by Don Wycliff (ND ’69) and David Krashna (ND ’71). This book tells the compelling story of racial integration at the University of Notre Dame in the post–World War II era. In a series of seventy-five essays, beginning with the first African-American to graduate from Notre Dame in 1947 to a member of the class of 2017 who also served as student body president, we can trace the trials, tribulations, and triumphs of the African-American experience at Notre Dame through seven decades.

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Book celebrates 175 years of Notre Dame in photographs and images

Author: Kathryn Pitts

Notre Dame At 175

The year 2017 marks the 175th anniversary of the founding of the University of Notre Dame, and Notre Dame at 175: A Visual History celebrates this milestone with a collection of outstanding photographs and images. Charles Lamb and Elizabeth Hogan, both photograph archivists for the University of Notre Dame Archives,

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