Notre Dame College will host its 13th Annual Falcon Golf Classic Tuesday, July 29, at StoneWater Golf Club in Highland Heights, Ohio.

The event, conducted by the College athletic department, is presented by 850AM ESPN CLEVELAND WKNR and sponsored Anderson Coach & Travel and begins at noon with registration and driving range.

The shotgun start for the 18-hole scramble is at 1 p.m. The day concludes with happy hour at 5 p.m.; dinner at 6 p.m.; and the awards presentation, fish bowl raffle and live auction items at 6:30 p.m.

WHO: iCan Bike, a nationally recognized nonprofit organization, in partnership with Notre Dame College

WHAT: The iCan Bike, An Achievement Center for Children Camp, program coordinated by iCan Shine, formerly Lose The Training Wheels, is afive-day camp for children with disabilities that provides each participant approximately one hour of instruction each day using a series of adapted bikes and techniques. At the end of the camp, typically more than 80 percent of campers can successfully ride a conventional bike.

CCNE Accreditation Review: Call for Comments

The Notre Dame College nursing program will undergo a comprehensive review by The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

The CCNE team will review the College's pre-licensure and post-licensure baccalaureate nursing programs for consideration of ongoing accreditation by CCNE. The evaluation visit will take place October 20-22, 2014.

The public is invited to submit comments to:

WHAT: The Cleveland Shakespeare Festival’s outdoor presentation of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

WHEN: Sunday, June 8, at 7 p.m.

WHERE: On the lawn outside the College’s Administration Building. Audience members are encouraged to bring lawn chairs or blankets and seat themselves prior to the outdoor show. In case of rain, the play will move indoors to the College’s Performing Arts Center, on the ground floor of the Administration Building.

Notre Dame College will award its highest honor, the 2014 Notre Dame College Medal, to its retiring President Andrew P. Roth, Ph.D., during a campus ceremony Saturday, June 7.

The event begins with cocktails at 6 p.m., followed by the dinner and program at 7 p.m. in the Keller Center. Individual and group tickets, as well as sponsorship and advertising opportunities, are available to salute the 13th president in the College's 91-year history.

Roth has served since July 2003. He retires June 30, 2014.

Notre Dame College has received a $250,000 gift from the Smiley Family Charitable Foundation to support the capital campaign for its Academic Support Center for Students with Learning Differences. The funds will be used to help establish an endowment for the Center and as a lead gift toward naming the Center after Arthur J. Noetzel and his daughter Gretchen Noetzel Walsh.  The endowment goal is $1.5 million.

The Notre Dame College Police Department will accompany Greenview Upper Elementary School students on their walk to school May 22 as part of Walk to School Week at South Euclid Lyndhurst Schools.

The event is one of several this spring tied to the district’s Safe Routes to School grant initiative, which provides $400,000 for safer walking and biking routes to school.

Notre Dame College is joining with Ursuline College and the world in a march to help locate and bring home 230 schools girls recently kidnapped in Nigeria.

Members of the College community will participate in the Bring Back Our Girls March, which begins at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, May 22, in the quad on the Ursuline campus. The group will walk in silent meditation, then share prayers, invocations and dialogue.

Notre Dame College will celebrate two undergraduates and a graduate student honored for their scholarship, leadership and service to the College during its 2014 commencement ceremonies May 10 and 11.

Joseph Pavelek, who is graduating with a bachelor’s degree in communication with minors in mathematics and theatre, is the recipient of the 2014 Sr. Mary Agnes Bosche Award, and Jennifer Berardinelli, who is graduating with a bachelor’s degree in education, is the winner of this year’s Sr. Mary Leroy Finn Award.

St. Peter Chanel High School in Bedford, Ohio, closed at the end of the 2012-13 school year due to declining enrollment. But thanks to the Seniors at Notre Dame College Program (SAND), the Diocese of Cleveland and the hard work of their parents, the final senior class will be graduating with a Chanel diploma.