Syrup and Bandcakes

By Evin Santana ’19 The cafeteria was filled with the smell of freshly made pancakes and the sticky sweet of maple syrup on February 4 when the Irish Knight Band hosted their annual Bandcake fundraiser. At the event, the band members, parents and staff host a pancake breakfast in the cafeteria in order to raise […]

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The Ongoing Fight for Equal Pay

By: Allison Roche ’19 “Rights. Not privileges. It’s that easy.” This was the battle cry of sewing machinist Rita O’Grady whose quest for equal pay let to a 1968 strike at the Ford Dagenham car plant in London. The 2010 film Made in Dagenham brought O’Grady’s fight to life, depicting how she and 187 women […]

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Student to Student: ND Supports Hurricane Victims

By: Allyson Roche ’19    Thousands upon thousands of Texans fell victim to the historic floods and rainfall of Hurricane Harvey during the first week of September. Many of them, who could carry nothing more than the clothes on their backs, need assistance in order to overcome Harvey’s lasting impact. Notre Dame took steps to […]

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