December

European Space Agency is shooting for a moon base by the 2030s

Mashable, Dec. 31, 2015
Clive R. Neal, Professor of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences

Top 50 colleges with the hardest-working students

USA Today, Dec. 31, 2015
University of Notre Dame

Chris Christie’s Punch Lines vs. Marco Rubio’s Polish on Iowa Campaign Trail

The New York Times, Dec. 31, 2015
University of Notre Dame

Who died: religion leaders lost in 2015

The Washington Post, Dec. 30, 2015
Rev. Theodore Hesburgh, C.S.C., President Emeritus

Eritrean gospel singer Helen Berhane was tortured for her beliefs. Now she’s speaking up.

The Washington Post, Dec. 29, 2015
Center for Civil and Human Rights

US enters election year with candidates vying for attention

RTÉ Radio (Ireland), Dec. 29, 2015
Robert Schmuhl, Walter H. Annenberg-Edmund P. Joyce Chair in American Studies and Journalism and Director, John W. Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics and Democracy

Guns and Racism

The New York Times, Dec. 28, 2015
Gary Gutting, Notre Dame Endowed Chair in Philosophy

7 of Indiana’s most interesting holy sites

USA Today, Dec. 25, 2015
Basilica of the Sacred Heart

The unique Christmas tradition you probably haven’t heard of: 9 days reenacting Mary’s search for shelter

The Washington Post, Dec. 24, 2015
Peter Casarella, Associate Professor of Theology

A parent’s caring touch results in well-adjusted adults

International Business Times, Dec. 23, 2015
Darcia Narvaez, Professor of Psychology

U.S. Appeals Court Says Government Cannot Censor Offensive Trademarks

Reuters, Dec. 22, 2015
Mark McKenna, Associate Dean for Faculty Research and Development; Professor of Law

Christmas: What do I need to know?

BBC iWonder, Dec. 21, 2015
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Head Transplants and Other Ethical Dilemmas from 2015

Discovery News, Dec. 20, 2015
John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology and Values

Saving the Taj Mahal: 3D scanners record monument in minute detail to guard against damage

International Business Times, Dec. 19, 2015
Krupali Krusche, Associate Professor of Architecture

Table Salt Can Eliminate This Crippling Disease By 2020

Forbes, Dec. 18, 2015
Rev. Thomas Streit, C.S.C., Notre Dame Haiti Program

Mother Teresa To Be Canonized

CBS News, Dec. 17, 2015
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Saudi bid to lead anti-terror campaign raises questions of intent

The Christian Science Monitor, Dec. 17, 2015
Ebrahim Moosa, Professor of Islamic Studies

Can Hobby Lobby Buy the Bible?

The Atlantic, Dec. 16, 2015
Candida Moss, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity

Father Raymond J. de Souza: Where we pray for peace

National Post (Canada), Dec. 15, 2015
Under Caesar’s Sword” Conference

‘Dear Jerry’: A letter from Notre Dame to Liberty about making ‘the big time’

The Washington Post, Dec. 14, 2015
Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., President Emeritus

Notre Dame Builds $10.5 Billion Endowment Success

Bloomberg Video, Dec. 14, 2015
Scott Malpass, Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

Notre Dame Fund’s Hedges Help in China Volatility, Malpass Says

Bloomberg Business, Dec. 14, 2015
Scott Malpass, Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

The 50 best business schools in the world

Business Insider, Dec. 14, 2015
Mendoza College of Business

See and Name the Genocide

National Review, Dec. 14, 2015
Under Caesar’s Sword” Conference

COP21 Climate Summit Update 2015: How Will World Leaders Enforce The Environmental Pact?

International Business Times, Dec. 13, 2015
Joyce Coffee, Managing Director of Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index

Pence’s objection to refugee resettlement a balancing act

Associated Press, Dec. 13, 2015
Rev. Daniel G. Groody, C.S.C., Associate Professor of Theology

Nearly 200 nations join together to fight climate change in historic Paris agreement

Los Angeles Times, Dec. 12, 2015
John Nagle, John N. Matthews Professor of Law

U.S. envoy: Responding to religious freedom violations

Vatican Radio, Dec. 11, 2015
Under Caesar’s Sword” Conference

Christian leaders call for unity in response to persecution

Crux, Dec. 11, 2015
Daniel Philpott, Professor of Political Science; Director, Center for Civil and Human Rights

Election 2016: Warren Buffett Backs Hillary Clinton At Fundraiser For Wall Street Executives

International Business Times, Dec. 11, 2015
Robert Schmuhl, Walter H. Annenberg-Edmund P. Joyce Chair in American Studies and Journalism and Director, John W. Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics and Democracy

Notre Dame Endowment Gains 8.7% on Private Equity, Real Estate

Bloomberg Business, Dec. 11, 2015
Scott Malpass, Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

Iraqi Catholic leader calls for ground troops to fight Islamic State

National Catholic Reporter, Dec. 11, 2015
Under Caesar’s Sword” Conference

What happened to US conservatism?

Australian Broadcasting Corp., Dec. 10, 2015
Patrick Deneen, David A. Potenziani Memorial Associate Professor of Constitutional Studies

What Does Tashfeen Malik’s Attendance At A Pakistani Religious School Tell Us About Her Path To Radicalization?

International Business Times, Dec. 10, 2015
Ebrahim Moosa, Professor of Islamic Studies

Peace with FARC would boost Colombia’s GDP growth and triple foreign investment: Govt

Colombia Reports, Dec. 10, 2015
Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies

Sharp Differences Emerge At Climate Conference

BBC World Service Radio, Dec. 9, 2015
Jessica Nickrand, Reilly Center for Science, Technology and Values

US Sisters’ Numbers Decline But Diversity Rises

America, Dec. 9, 2015
Kathleen Sprows Cummings, Associate Professor of American Studies; Director, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

What about Donald Trump’s Muslim nation properties?

CBS News, Dec. 8, 2015
Ebrahim Moosa, Professor of Islamic Studies

The future of climate change action is in Washington, not Paris

Fox News, Dec. 8, 2015
John Nagle, John N. Matthews Professor of Law

China’s Red Alert on Air Pollution Puts Focus on Regulators

The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 8, 2015
John Nagle, John N. Matthews Professor of Law

Mining Sector in Turmoil as Anglo American Sheds 85,000 Jobs

AP, Dec. 8, 2015
Gianna Bern, Associate Teaching Professor of Finance and Academic Director, Master of Science in Finance

COP21: Significant Outcomes or Business as Usual?

Huffington Post, Dec. 7, 2015
Frank Incropera, H. Clifford and Evelyn A. Brosey Professor Emeritus Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

The 50 colleges where students earn the highest salaries

Business Insider, Dec. 7, 2015
University of Notre Dame

The Gift Economy and the Point of College

Huffington Post, Dec. 7, 2015
Meghan Sullivan, Rev. John A. O’Brien Collegiate Associate Professor of Philosophy

Gene-Editing Technology Could Help Eradicate Malaria, Study Shows

The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 7, 2015
Frank Collins, George and Winifred Clark Professor of Biological Sciences

So, just how Islamic is ISIS?

New York Daily News, Dec. 6, 2015
Gabriel Said Reynolds, Professor of Islamic Studies and Theology

The mysterious Islamic movement quietly sweeping the Middle East

The Christian Science Monitor, Dec. 6, 2015
Ebrahim Moosa, Professor of Islamic Studies

Five Best: Felipe Fernández-Armesto on our great ape cousins

The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 4, 2015
Felipe Fernández-Armesto, William P. Reynolds Professor of History

Here’s the truth about the frightening hacking scenario in Cisco’s ads

Business Insider, Dec. 3, 2015
Aaron Striegel, Associate Professor and Associate Department Chair of Computer Science and Engineering

They sent thoughts and prayers. Why was that considered a bad thing?

The Washington Post, Dec. 3, 2015
Thomas Tweed, Professor, Harold and Martha Welch Endowed Chair in American Studies

The inevitable question for women: To stay or go?

National Catholic Reporter, Dec. 3, 2015
Kathleen Sprows Cummings, Associate Professor of American Studies; Director, Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism

What is carbon pricing and why is it so important in battling climate change?

Los Angeles Times, Dec. 2, 2015
Frank Incropera, H. Clifford and Evelyn A. Brosey Professor Emeritus of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

The Quake That Shook Europe

The Wall Street Journal, Dec. 1, 2015
Felipe Fernández-Armesto, William P. Reynolds Professor of History

Is Putin more realistic on Syria than Obama?

CNN, Dec. 1, 2015
Michael Desch, Professor of Political Science

Paris climate talks: What comes next?

CBS News, Dec. 1, 2015
Frank Incropera, H. Clifford and Evelyn A. Brosey Professor Emeritus of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering