REFLECTIONS FROM THE
Reflections will feature excerpts from books
with stories and memoirs about Notre Dame.
This month's Reflections From the Dome will trace the
history of the "Fighting Irish" nickname from the late 1800s to the
1920s. Featured will be a chapter on the subject from Murray Sperber's
Shake Down The Thunder.Full story
OUT OF BOUNDS
Irish Legends will feature monthly excerpts from Out of Bounds, the anecdotal
history of Notre Dame football. They are reprinted here with the permission of authors
Larry Weaver and Mike Bonifer.
This month's edition of
Out of Bounds will feature anecdotes about the nickname "Fighting
Shenanigans will feature humorous stories from the gridiron and
feature humor about Notre Dame and the "Sons of Erin."
Campus Life will feature inspirational stories from the past and present about
the spirit of the Notre Dame community.
will feature a short history of the team jersey colors of green and
This newest column of the Irish
Reveries newsletter will feature excerpts taken from the archives of
Notre Dame's campus magazine, The Scholastic.
- This edition will feature excerpts taken from the archives of Notre
Dame's campus magazine, The Scholastic, about a letter from an
alum protesting the use of "Fighting Irish" as a nickname and the
spirited response his letter evoked.
Herb Juliano was the curator of the International Sports and Games
Collection at Notre Dame, researcher for the Notre Dame Sports
Information Department, and author of a wonderful memoir, Notre Dame
Odyssey. The following stories are excerpted from his book and archives.
In Herb's Archive
we'll discuss the history of the school colors. (Hint: they're not
Blue and Gold!)