Vol. 2 No.7

Frank E. Hering, Notre Dame's first full-time football coach and "Father of Mother's Day."

Reflections will feature excerpts from books with stories and memoirs about Notre Dame.

This month's Relfections From the Dome is story of Frank Hering, Notre Dame's first official football coach, and the "Father of Mother's Day."

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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 a fun anecdote's about Mothers and Notre Dame.

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Shenanigans will feature humorous stories from the gridiron and campus.

Shenanigans will feature humorous stories about our "Notre Dame Moms."

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Campus Life will feature inspirational stories from the past and present about the spirit of the Notre Dame community.

Campus Life will feature an excerpts from Peg Boland's (wife of Notre Dame great Joe Boland) fine book Valient Women. It tells the story of one family's experience with their special child, and the founding of the Logan School for Retarded Children.

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Letters from the Notre Dame family. We welcome you to send letters about your experiences and reminiscences about Notre Dame. If you would like to contribute a story for any of the headings on this page please use the email link letters@irishlegends.com for your submission.

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To view previous volumes of Reflections From The Dome select the desired volumes from below:

Vol.1 No. 1 September 1998
Vol.1 No. 2 October 1998
Vol.1 No. 3 November 1998

Vol.1 No. 4 January 1999
Vol.1 No. 5 March 1999
Vol.1 No. 6 May 1999
Vol.1 No. 7 July 1999
Vol.1 No. 8 August 1999
Vol.2 No. 1 October 1999
Vol.2 No. 2 December 1999

Vol.2 No. 3 January 2000
Vol.2 No. 4 February 2000

Vol.2 No. 5 March 2000

Vol.2 No. 6 Aprill 2000