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  1. Football Program Story: Pat Garrity (’98)

    Oct 10, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

    The following feature on Pat Garrity (’98, basketball) was written by Craig Chval (’15), and first published in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. North Carolina game on Oct. 11, 2014. This weekend, Garrity will be among those on campus for a men’s basketball program reunion. From former University of Notre Dame basketball standout Pat Garrity’s…

  2. Monogram Club Musings: Stanford Edition

    Oct 9, 2014, 11:42 AM EDT

    When people think of Notre Dame football’s west coast rival, USC is always first to come to mind. In recent memory, however, it has been the Irish’s games with the team from northern California—Stanford—that have produced the most memorable moments. The Fighting Irish and Cardinal duked it out in the rain once again on Saturday…

  3. Philip J. Purcell III (’65) Awarded With Honorary Monogram

    Oct 9, 2014, 9:11 AM EDT

    The lead-up to Notre Dame’s showdown against Stanford was a particularly busy time on campus, as both the Monogram Club’s Board of Directors and the University’s Board of Trustees hosted their fall meetings. At the conclusion of the Committee on Athletic Affairs meeting last Wednesday, the Monogram Club had the opportunity to recognize one alumnus for…

  4. Football Program Story: Jen Buczkowski (’07)

    Oct 6, 2014, 4:55 PM EDT

    The following feature on Jen Buczkowski (’07, soccer) was written by Joanne Norell, and first appeared in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. Stanford game on Oct. 4, 2014. This past weekend, Buczkowski was among the group of Monogram winners back for the tenth reunion of the 2004 Notre Dame women’s soccer national championship…

  5. A Monogram Club Twitter Recap: Notre Dame vs. Stanford

    Oct 5, 2014, 7:22 PM EDT

    5-0. The Fighting Irish faithful braved the rain and cold on Saturday at Notre Dame Stadium, as #9 Notre Dame met #14 Stanford in another hard-fought October matchup. Much like the memorable game in 2012, the 2014 version of the annual rivalry came down to the wire. On 4th-and-11 with just over a minute remaining,…

  6. Football Program Story: Joe Kernan (’68)

    Sep 19, 2014, 8:40 AM EDT

    The following feature on Joe Kernan (’68, baseball) was written by Joanne Norell, and first appeared in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. Purdue game on Sept. 13, 2014. Former University of Notre Dame baseball player Joe Kernan, a 1968 graduate of the University, fondly remembers growing up in South Bend and the certain…

  7. Monogram Club Musings: Indy Shamrock Series Edition

    Sep 16, 2014, 8:20 AM EDT

    In 2009, Notre Dame began a new tradition of taking a home football weekend on the road. From a Friday luncheon and pep rally to service projects, Mass, and academic discussions, the “Shamrock Series” combines everything that makes weekends in South Bend special. For a few days each season, the spirit and fellowship that bring alumni…

  8. A Monogram Club Twitter Recap: Notre Dame vs. Purdue

    Sep 15, 2014, 11:12 PM EDT

    After another Notre Dame “home” game, the Monogram Club Twitter Recap returns! This past weekend, the University took over Indianapolis, as the Fighting Irish met Purdue at Lucas Oil Stadium. With many events taking place throughout the weekend, a number of alumni Monogram winners made the trip to Indy. As is always the case when the…

  9. Recruit Like A Champion Today

    Sep 11, 2014, 5:29 PM EDT

    Of all the Notre Dame athletics facilities around campus, perhaps no venue is as invaluable as the Joyce Center Fieldhouse. The JACC is home to the Notre Dame fencing program, and the volleyball team’s practice facility. It hosts Bengal Bouts, football luncheons, women’s basketball banquets and College GameDay campouts. It served as a place of…

  10. Lou’s Lads Foundation Reunion & Scholarship Dinner Photos

    Sep 11, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    As mentioned in the Monogram Musings, the Michigan weekend marked the fourth annual Lou’s Lads Foundation Reunion & Scholarship Dinner. Dozens of Coach Holtz’s former players and managers returned for the event, which was held in the Monogram Room at the Joyce Center. The Lou’s Lads Foundation is dedicated to preserving the and supporting the…

  11. Monogram Club Musings: Michigan Edition

    Sep 10, 2014, 10:50 PM EDT

    Notre Dame. Michigan. Two college football heavyweights battling it out for the final (scheduled) time. The series dates back to 1887 and the first game in Notre Dame football history. Since that historic meeting 127 years ago, the Fighting Irish and Wolverines have produced some instant classics, with both sides earning their share of memorable victories.…

  12. Football Program Story: Monogram Career Network

    Sep 8, 2014, 8:54 AM EDT

    The following feature on the Monogram Career Network was written by Joanne Norell, and first appeared in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. Michigan game on Sept. 6, 2014. The Notre Dame Monogram Club long has served as an irreplaceable resource for current and former Monogram winners. It provides a network for those who…

  13. A Monogram Club Twitter Recap: Notre Dame vs. Michigan

    Sep 7, 2014, 6:07 PM EDT

    What a weekend. Year in and year out, Notre Dame’s meeting with Michigan is one of the most talked about match-ups of the college football season, and certainly one of those games that every Irish fan has circled on the calendar. Saturday marked the final scheduled game in the historic series, and many expected another…

  14. Monogram Club Musings: Rice Edition

    Sep 4, 2014, 6:24 PM EDT

    For the second year in a row, Notre Dame kicked off the season against the Owls. In 2013, Temple came to town, and last Saturday, the Fighting Irish welcomed Rice to the new FieldTurf at Notre Dame Stadium. Led by Everett Golson, the offense came out firing, and the Irish cruised to a 48-17 victory.…

  15. Football Program Story: Executive Director Brant Ust

    Sep 1, 2014, 2:31 PM EDT

    The following feature on Monogram Club Executive Director Brant Ust was written by Joanne Norell, and first appeared in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. Rice game on Aug. 30, 2014. For newly minted Notre Dame Monogram Club executive director Brant Ust, a return to the University of Notre Dame meant coming full…

  16. A Monogram Club Twitter Recap: Notre Dame vs. Rice

    Aug 31, 2014, 1:01 PM EDT

    It’s that time of year. The Fighting Irish returned to Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday, making an impressive debut in their Under Armour threads and on the beautiful new FieldTurf. While severe weather threatened the area for most of the afternoon, a stadium evacuation was avoided, and Notre Dame cruised to a 48-17 victory. Of…

  17. O’Reilly (’94, manager) Named NFL Senior VP of Events

    Aug 19, 2014, 9:09 AM EDT

    Just a couple weeks away from the beginning of the 2014 season, Peter O’Reilly (’94), a former Notre Dame football manager, was named the National Football League’s senior vice president of events. O’Reilly spent the past nine years as the league’s vice president of fan strategy and marketing. In his new role, he will be responsible…

  18. Catching Up With… Ruth Riley (’01)

    Aug 18, 2014, 1:40 PM EDT

    The Notre Dame Alumni Association welcomed Irish women’s basketball alumna Ruth Riley (’01) to its “Catching Up With…” series on Monday afternoon. One of the all-time greats to ever wear the blue & gold, Riley retired from basketball in June following a 13-year WNBA career, and just a couple of weeks ago, began classes in Notre Dame’s Executive…

  19. Enter To Win The Monogram Club’s 2014 Football Raffles

    Jul 29, 2014, 10:20 AM EDT

    It’s 53 degrees in South Bend this morning, and we are just three days away from flipping the calendar to August. It’s safe to say that football season is just around the corner. Once again, there are a number of marquee games on the Fighting Irish schedule. Among these are Notre Dame’s meetings with Michigan…

  20. ND Alumni Squad Wins Inaugural “The Basketball Tournament”

    Jun 28, 2014, 9:27 PM EDT

    A team of Notre Dame basketball Monogram winners took home a $500,000 prize on Saturday evening, winning the inaugural “The Basketball Tournament,” by defeating Team Barstool, 72-68, at Boston University’s Case Gymnasium. The “Notre Dame Fighting Alumni” breezed through the first four games of the tourney earlier this month, before a hard-fought upset of the…

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