Barcelona R3 previews and picks: Nadal vs. Fognini, Kohlschreiber vs. Paire

23 Apr

The Grandstand

Paire 3Rafael Nadal will hope to avenge a loss from earlier this season when he goes up against Fabio Fognini during third-round action on Thursday in Barcelona. Philipp Kohlschreiber and Benoit Paire are also looking for a spot in the quarterfinals.

(13) Fabio Fognini vs. (2) Rafael Nadal

Nadal and Fognini will be facing each other for the sixth time in their careers and for the second time this season when they clash in round three of the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell on Thursday. The head-to-head series stands at 4-1 in Nadal’s favor, but Fognini got on the scoreboard a few months ago on the clay courts of Rio de Janeiro in the form of a 1-6, 6-2, 7-5 upset. Nadal has still won two of their three encounters on the slow stuff, having previously prevailed 6-1, 6-3 two years ago in Rome and 7-6(5), 6-4, 6-4 shortly thereafter at the French…

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NDA Student to Study and Intern in Brazil for Summer 2015

17 Apr

A Notre Dame Academy student won a highly competitive scholarship through Toyota.  She was one of two US students selected to serve as an intern for Toyota in Brazil.  She will live with a host family and be immersed in the Brazilian culture and Portuguese language while also learning valuable leadership and business lessons.

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Interact Impacts: Polio Plus Donation 9-30-2013

30 Sep
When You Interact, You Make an Impact

When You Interact, You Make an Impact

NDA’s Interact Club donated $125 on 9-30-2013 to Rotary International’s Polio Plus Programc3h8


Since our Interact Club’s founding ,we have raised and donated $345 to the efforts to eradicate polio.


Academic Year 2013-14

The Notre Dame Academy Interact Club raised and donated $125 to Rotary International’s Polio Plus Program

Academic Year 2012-13

The Notre Dame Academy Interact Club raised and donated $130 to Rotary International’s Polio Plus Program

Academic Year 2011-12 

The Notre Dame Academy Interact Club raised and donated $90 to Rotary International’s Polio Plus Program 


NDA Interact Club Box Tops for Education 2013-14

13 Aug


Updated as of October 2, 2013

Box Tops for Education

2010-11 Total – $67.60

2011-12 Total $236.20

2012-13 Total $179.20

2013-14 Running Total $47.70

Running Grand Total $527.50

Labels for Education (Campbell’s Soup Labels)

2010-11 58 Points

2011-12 424 Points

2012-13 Total 525 Points

2013-14 Running Total – 347

Running Grand Total 1353 Points

Each of these are distributed to Catholic grade schools in Covington, KY.


NDA Environmental Club Update

4 Jun


The NDA Environmental Club tripled its composting capacity this year and planted 40 trees in a Gallatin National Forest in Montana through the Arbor Day Foundation.

Interact Impacts: Oklahoma Tornado Aid

23 May


The NDA Interact Club managed an out of uniform day to raise funds for victims of Oklahoma’s tragic tornados.  The out of uniform collection raised $641.

Interact Impacts: Notre Dame Urban Education Center

21 May

The NDA Interact Club donated 500 index cars, 1 bottle of whiteout, 2 packages of post-it notes, 20 ball point pens and a package of binder clips to the Notre Dame Urban Education Center on 5-21-2013.

Interact Impacts: Scarf-It-Up Purse and Glove Drive

19 Apr


NDA’s Interact Club partners with NDA’s  TLC Club to collect gently used purses and money to buy gloves for Scarf-It-Up.  We collected 128 Purses and $1o1.81 for a fund to be used to purchase glovers before next winter.

Interact Impacts: NDA Operation Rice Bowl 2013

15 Apr

Members of NDA’s Interact Club helped to promote and count money raised by Operation Rice Bowl at Notre Dame Academy in Park Hills, Kentucky.  The project raised $665 for Catholic Relief Services.


NDA Interact Impacts – Notre Dame Urban Education Center

15 Apr



NDA Interact donated 72 Large Erasers and 60 New Pencils to the Notre Dame Urban Education Center at the request of the Urban Education Center for erasers for existing pencils and more pencils.