Maggie Duncan

Who’s Who at Notre Dame: John and Lila Ritschard

Meet Lila and John Ritschard—the dinnertime card-swiping, happy-birthday-singing joke-making duo of Notre Dame. While many students recognize them by sight, the story of how they met and wound up at Notre Dame is a bit less obvious.

Who’s Who at Notre Dame: John Zack

Maggie Duncan sits down to talk with John Zack, the Head Sacristan at the Basilica for the past nine years.

Who’s Who At Notre Dame: Len Gish

Maggie Duncan spends some time with Len Gish who has been part of the Notre Dame football family for an incredible 52 seasons.

Who’s Who At Notre Dame: The Housekeepers Of McGlinn Hall

Maggie Duncan sits down to meet some of the most appreciated people on campus, the House Keepers of McGlinn Hall, to talk about the Notre Dame Family.

Who’s Who at Notre Dame: Linh Tran

Maggie Duncan sits down for an interview with Linh Tran, who has worked at Reckers for the past four years. Linh Tran advises students to remember why they came to Notre Dame and with that perspective, he says, “they can guide themselves.”

Who’s Who at Notre Dame: Cheryl Reed

Think of Notre Dame: What comes to mind? Football. The Dome. Catholics. Beyond these, though, the word connected most distinctly to our university is a simple one: home. You do not need to investigate very deeply to discover this. Look at the jubilant reunions of students coming back to campus after summer, or ask any alumna if she wishes she could be here again. Yes, the most important aspect of Notre Dame is that we are ND—we are a family.