A loss for Notre Dame: Mary Ann Glendon declines

Photo of Mary Ann Glendon by Tanit Sakakini

Those who have followed the story and my posts on Notre Dame's invitation to Barack Obama to speak and receive an honorary degree at their commencement in May, Rocco's report this morning will be of interest: Mary Ann Glendon has now declined to accept the University's esteemed Laetare Medal and will not attend the graduation exercises.