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  1. Monogram Club Musings – Blue-Gold Weekend 2017

    Apr 24, 2017, 3:07 PM EDT

    Connections were made, sod was laid and games were played during an eventful Blue-Gold weekend for Notre Dame Athletics and the Monogram Club. The Monogram Club welcomed its board of directors for the annual spring meeting and the Club hosted fellowship and networking opportunities along with taking part in community service. It was great to see…

  2. Monogram Club Pays It Forward Through Its Postgraduate Scholarship

    Mar 20, 2017, 10:30 AM EDT

    For certain Notre Dame student-athletes, the Monogram Club puts them on scholarship once their playing days are over. In the late 2000s the Monogram Club explored ways to enhance its connection with current student-athletes and student support staff which led to the creation of a postgraduate scholarship. Since 2009 the Club has annually awarded a…

  3. Strong Of Heart Archives: Wayne Edmonds

    Feb 13, 2017, 3:03 PM EDT

    Wayne Edmonds: He Paved The Way By Pete LaFleur Strong of Heart (2012) To many observers in football-crazed Western Pennsylvania, Wayne Edmonds appeared destined to attend the nearby University of Pittsburgh, which had featured African-American players on its roster since the mid-1940s. Such a hometown hero route for Edmonds was put on hold when he…

  4. Monogram Memories With Father Monk Malloy

    Feb 9, 2017, 10:35 AM EDT

    Rev. Edward “Monk” Malloy, C.S.C. (’63, ’67, ’69, basketball) was a member of the Notre Dame men’s basketball team from 1963-67 and served as University president from 1987-2005. Malloy received the Monogram Club’s Moose Krause Distinguished Service Award in 2005. He currently is a professor of theology at Notre Dame. The following appeared in the…

  5. Monogram Club Turns 100: Managers, Athletic Trainers & Video Technicians

    Dec 29, 2016, 9:33 AM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and Notre Dame’s student manager, athletic trainer and video technician programs have been connected throughout…

  6. Monogram Club Turns 100: Rowing

    Dec 22, 2016, 2:02 PM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish rowing program have been connected throughout the years. Rowing’s Monogram Moments…

  7. Monogram Club Turns 100: Men’s and Women’s Fencing

    Dec 16, 2016, 3:41 PM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish men’s and women’s fencing program have been connected throughout the years. Fencing’s…

  8. Monogram Club Turns 100: Women’s Tennis

    Dec 8, 2016, 4:17 PM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish women’s tennis program have been connected throughout the years. Women’s Tennis…

  9. Monogram Club Turns 100: Women’s Golf

    Dec 4, 2016, 2:27 PM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish women’s golf program have been connected throughout the years. Women’s Golf…

  10. Monogram Club Turns 100: Cross Country and Track & Field

    Nov 22, 2016, 4:18 PM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish cross country and track & field programs have been connected throughout…

  11. Monogram Club Musings – Virginia Tech Weekend

    Nov 21, 2016, 12:51 PM EDT

    With the overlap of fall and winter sports it made for a busy athletics weekend on the Notre Dame campus. It appeared as though Mother Nature didn’t know if it was fall or winter as South Bend enjoyed 70-degree weather on Thursday and Friday before seeing its first snowfall of the season on Saturday. The Monogram…

  12. Notre Dame Monogram Club: Taking The Next Steps After 100 Years

    Nov 15, 2016, 10:52 AM EDT

    By Denise Skwarcan This story appeared in the Notre Dame-Miami football gameday program. Since 1980 the Brennan-Boland-Riehle Scholarship Fund has awarded $5,013,654 to University of Notre Dame students who are sons and daughters of monogram winners. The Catastrophic Relief/Heaton Fund has provided over $200,000 to Monogram Club members and their families in need. More than…

  13. Monogram Club Musings – Shamrock Series Weekend

    Nov 14, 2016, 11:16 AM EDT

    The Monogram Club joined much of Notre Dame and took its show on the road to San Antonio for Shamrock Series weekend. On Friday, Monogram Club members, staff and other Notre Dame alumni and guests took part in the Notre Dame Alumni Association’s service project at St. Gerard High School. Volunteers painted, cleaned, landscaped among other activities around…

  14. Monogram Club Musings – Fall Monogram Jacket Ceremony

    Nov 10, 2016, 11:59 AM EDT

    On Wednesday evening the Monogram Club welcomed over 100 new members into the fold as it hosted the fall Monogram Jacket Ceremony inside Club Naimoli. The Club presented honorees from Notre Dame’s winter and spring sports with their Monogram jackets in front of a full house that included families, guests, coaches and administrators. Monogram Club Executive Director Brant Ust…

  15. Monogram Club Turns 100: Swimming & Diving

    Nov 4, 2016, 4:01 PM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs have been connected throughout…

  16. Monogram Club Musings – Miami Weekend

    Nov 1, 2016, 5:33 PM EDT

    This is a Monogram Club Musings 100 years in the making! This past weekend the Monogram Club held its official 100th anniversary celebration and the Club welcomed back its membership to take part in a variety of activities and events on and around campus. The Club structured its 15-month anniversary celebration around the five pillars…

  17. Monogram Club Turns 100: Men’s Golf

    Oct 21, 2016, 4:44 PM EDT

    As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program have been highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish men’s golf program have been connected throughout the years. Men’s Golf…

  18. Monogram Club Musings – Stanford Weekend

    Oct 17, 2016, 11:42 AM EDT

    After two straight road games, it was great to see so many Monogram winners back on campus this past weekend. Among the returnees were six of the 12 former Fighting Irish student-athletes who either competed or coached at the Olympic Games in Rio this past summer. Angie Akers (‘98, volleyball), Margaret Bamgbose (’16, track &…

  19. Monogram Club’s Honorary History

    Oct 14, 2016, 9:57 AM EDT

    NOTE: This story appears in the Notre Dame-Stanford football gameday program. The honorees include a Pope and presidents of both the United States of America and the University of Notre Dame. In all, 286 individuals are part of this exclusive company and everyone has their own story that led them to earning an honorary Monogram. Some…

  20. Monogram Club Turns 100: Men’s Tennis

    Oct 7, 2016, 9:50 AM EDT

    A CENTURY OF COMMITMENT TO NOTRE DAME (video) As part of the Monogram Club’s ongoing 100th anniversary celebration, some of the Club’s many connections to each Notre Dame program are being highlighted. This latest installment of the “Monogram Club Turns 100” series looks at how the Monogram Club and the Fighting Irish men’s tennis program have…

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