March 20, 2014

School news: Women making headlines, scholarships and an Eagle Scout project

Schools featured include Notre Dame Preparatory School, St. Joseph School in Fullerton, St. John's Catholic Prep in Buckeystown, Loyola University Maryland, the Institute of Notre Dame, Mount de Sales and the Catholic High School of Baltimore.
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Notre Dame of Maryland University names Yam its 14th president

Dr. Marylou Yam will serve as as Notre Dame of Maryland University’s 14th president.
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Baltimore classic rock band marks 25 years

Bad Neighbors, which includes Catholic members, is scheduled to perform its 25th anniversary concert April 4.
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Catholic Throwback Thursday: Dom Hélder Câmara: Remembering the other “bishop of the slums”

  “Without justice and love, peace will always be the great illusion.”--Dom Hélder Câmara (1909-1999) It's Thursday!!Time to continue the Catholic twist to Throwback Thursdays.Today we are rolling back the clocks to 1964:Fifty years ago, on March 12, 1964, Hélder Pessoa Câmara was installed as Archbishop of Olinda and Recife, Brazil. Known simply
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What we learned about ice packs, heating issues, the letter X, and the best day ever (7 quick takes Friday)

— 1 —Last weekend we celebrated St. Patrick’s Day early with more family than we usually see for Christmas. When I told Leo I had volunteered to make dessert, he proposed a master vision: a shamrock-shaped cake, preferably green, with St. Patrick standing in the center and the snakes diving
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