Time Out! Performance Teams Share Spotlight

Time Out! Performance Teams Share Spotlight

Entertainment during Notre Dame College athletics has boomed over the last several years, leaving student performance groups almost competing for equal time. The College Athletics Department makes time during basketball games, in particular, to include all performance programs, including the cheerleaders, dance team and pep band. The cheer team and relatively new dance squad perform […]

Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow: Commencement Ceremony Split in Two

Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow: Commencement Ceremony Split in Two

On May 7, 2016 the undergraduate class will celebrate their commencement for a second time in two separate ceremonies. The two groups of graduates once again will be divided into Group A and Group B. Group A will consist of students in the Business Administration and the Arts and Humanities divisions. Group B will contain graduates in the divisions of Science […]

Falcon Food Fight

Falcon Food Fight

Notre Dame College hosted a bonfire during homecoming in substitution for a formal pep-rally. It turned into a food fight. Students ended up throwing marshmallows at each other, and especially at the band. They successfully got one of the treats stuck in a tuba during our performance. At least the marshmallow wasn’t hot and melted. But as a member of […]

Paintball Comes to NDC

Paintball Comes to NDC

Notre Dame College Falcon Activities Board hosted paintball for the first time, and roughly 85 students had to sign waivers before playing. The Phantom Entertainment Company provided sweatpants, long-sleeved shirts, face protection, neck guards, gloves, a blow-up arena and, of course, paintball guns. “Though the guns had a low PSI [pounds per square inch] and […]

Student Lauren Sandrock: My Weight Loss Story

Student Lauren Sandrock: My Weight Loss Story

Lauren Sandrock, a junior, participates in Track and Field at Notre Dame College. Since Sandrock’s freshman year, she has lost a total of 40 pounds of fat and gained 15 pounds of muscle. Her secret is staying active. Her go-to is lifting weights. “I’ve always loved to lift, but I never truly realized how much […]

A Review of Bravo! Cucina Italiana

A Review of Bravo! Cucina Italiana

If you’re looking for an authentic Italian restaurant without the hassle of traveling the packed roadways of Little Italy, Bravo! Cucina Italiana is highly recommended. The restaurant is located off of Chagrin Boulevard, less than 15 minutes from Notre Dame College. My first experience with Bravo! was  this past Valentine’s Day. I made a reservation […]

Indoor Winds Performance Circles NDC

Indoor Winds Performance Circles NDC

The beginning of the 2015 spring semester brought a new addition to Notre Dame College Performing Arts known as Indoor Winds. The newly found winds group competes nearly every Sunday in the Ohio Indoor Performance Association and the Winter Guard International after extensive 10-hour rehearsals on Saturdays. “Indoor Winds is a competition, performance-based ensemble that combines […]

Performing Arts Minor Now Offered

Performing Arts Minor Now Offered

Notre Dame College has recently added a performing arts minor starting fall semester of 2014. The minor consists of a variation between band, theatre, and choir-related courses with a minimum requirement of 18 credits that range from jazz and music appreciation, to classes such as acting and directing. Nearly 20 students expressed interested in or declared a […]