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    History of Notre Dame College, dhaka/Notredamian should know

    July 21, 2018

    The Sisters of Notre Dame founded Notre Dame College as a Catholic, four-year, liberal arts institution for women in 1922. The Sisters had fled Coesfeld, Germany, during Bismarck’s Kulturkampf in the 1870s. Many of them had come to Cleveland at the request of Bishop Richard Gilmour, who had sought German-speaking teachers for the parish schools of St. Stephens in Cleveland and St. Joseph’s in Fremont, Ohio. In 1878, the Sisters established Notre Dame Academy in Cleveland for 14 students. After…

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