tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/nd-news-feed/ Notre Dame Notre Dame News // News 2017-06-26T14:00:00-0400 tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/novel-platform-uses-nanoparticles-to-detect-peanut-allergies/ 2017-06-26T14:00:00-0400 2017-06-26T14:21:30-0400 Novel platform uses nanoparticles to detect peanut allergies /assets/239946/basar_bilgicer_2_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/novel-platform-uses-nanoparticles-to-detect-peanut-allergies/ Jessica Sieff Researchers have developed a novel platform to more accurately detect and identify the presence and severity of peanut allergies, without directly exposing patients to the allergen. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/professors-talk-on-american-oil-interests-to-air-on-c-span-3/ 2017-06-22T09:15:00-0400 2017-06-22T09:15:47-0400 Professor’s talk on American oil interests to air on C-SPAN 3 /assets/221918/darren_dochuk_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/professors-talk-on-american-oil-interests-to-air-on-c-span-3/ Brittany Collins Kaufman A spring lecture given by Darren Dochuk, associate professor of history, will be televised on C-SPAN 3 at 8 p.m. and midnight EDT Saturday (June 24). tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/father-jenkins-to-participate-in-hesburghnilking-statue-unveiling/ 2017-06-20T10:00:00-0400 2017-06-20T11:07:28-0400 Father Jenkins to participate in Hesburgh–King statue unveiling /assets/186995/200x200/hesburgh_mlk_c1964_800x480.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/father-jenkins-to-participate-in-hesburghnilking-statue-unveiling/ Sue Lister On Wednesday (June 21) a sculpture depicting former University President Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., with Martin Luther King Jr. will be unveiled and dedicated. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/family-volunteer-camp-allows-alumni-families-to-connect-with-nds-mission-of-service/ 2017-06-16T16:00:00-0400 2017-06-16T16:24:36-0400 Family volunteer camp allows alumni families to connect with ND’s mission of service /assets/239289/alumni_family_volunteer_camp_7_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/family-volunteer-camp-allows-alumni-families-to-connect-with-nds-mission-of-service/ Josh Stowe University of Notre Dame families will return to campus this summer to help serve the greater South Bend community as part of the Notre Dame Alumni Association’s 18th Family Volunteer Camp. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/researchers-use-light-to-manipulate-mosquitoes/ 2017-06-16T08:00:00-0400 2017-06-16T08:00:00-0400 Researchers use light to manipulate mosquitoes /assets/239167/rund_cover_art2_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/researchers-use-light-to-manipulate-mosquitoes/ Jessica Sieff Scientists have found that exposure to just 10 minutes of light at night suppresses biting and manipulates flight behavior in the Anopheles gambiae mosquito. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/economic-benefits-of-admitting-refugees-outweigh-costs/ 2017-06-14T14:00:00-0400 2017-06-15T10:12:14-0400 Economic benefits of admitting refugees outweigh costs /assets/239179/bill_evans_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/economic-benefits-of-admitting-refugees-outweigh-costs/ Patrick Gibbons A study by researchers at the University of Notre Dame indicates that the long-term economic benefit of admitting refugees outweighs the initial costs. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-to-host-career-fair-at-south-bends-kroc-center/ 2017-06-14T08:00:00-0400 2017-06-14T08:42:00-0400 Notre Dame to host career fair at South Bend’s Kroc Center /assets/197935/job_fair_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-to-host-career-fair-at-south-bends-kroc-center/ Sue Lister The University of Notre Dame will host a career fair for positions within its service industries from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (June 17) at the Kroc Center, 900 W. Western Ave., South Bend. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-theologian-and-holy-cross-priest-to-address-us-bishops-on-refugees-and-migration/ 2017-06-13T08:00:00-0400 2017-06-13T08:34:36-0400 Notre Dame theologian and Holy Cross priest to address U.S. bishops on refugees and migration /assets/236578/200x200/rev._daniel_groody_0159.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-theologian-and-holy-cross-priest-to-address-us-bishops-on-refugees-and-migration/ Amanda Skofstad Rev. Daniel Groody, C.S.C., will address the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on the theology of migration June 14-15, in Indianapolis. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-ranks-for-fifth-consecutive-year-in-idgs-computerworld-2017-best-places-to-work-in-it/ 2017-06-12T11:00:00-0400 2017-06-12T11:33:16-0400 Notre Dame ranks for fifth consecutive year in IDG’s Computerworld 2017 Best Places to Work in IT /assets/201794/oit_ad_2_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-ranks-for-fifth-consecutive-year-in-idgs-computerworld-2017-best-places-to-work-in-it/ Katie Rose IDG’s Computerworld has ranked the University of Notre Dame 11th among large organizations in the Computerworld 2017 Best Places to Work in IT list. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/clemens-sedmak-appointed-professor-of-social-ethics-in-keough-school-of-global-affairs/ 2017-06-12T09:00:00-0400 2017-06-12T09:18:09-0400 Clemens Sedmak appointed professor of social ethics in Keough School of Global Affairs /assets/238874/clemenssedmak_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/clemens-sedmak-appointed-professor-of-social-ethics-in-keough-school-of-global-affairs/ Renée LaReau Sedmak also holds an appointment in the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Social Concerns. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/25-young-african-leaders-to-travel-to-notre-dame-for-2017-mandela-washington-fellowship/ 2017-06-08T15:00:00-0400 2017-06-09T10:30:28-0400 25 young African leaders to travel to Notre Dame for 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship /assets/238762/yali_group_photo_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/25-young-african-leaders-to-travel-to-notre-dame-for-2017-mandela-washington-fellowship/ Luis Ruuska The University of Notre Dame will welcome 25 bright, emerging African leaders to campus beginning June 16 (Friday) for a six-week business and entrepreneurship institute sponsored by the U.S. Department of State. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-theologian-to-address-us-bishops-on-youth-and-vocational-discernment/ 2017-06-08T14:00:00-0400 2017-06-08T14:31:01-0400 Notre Dame theologian to address U.S. bishops on youth and vocational discernment /assets/238757/john_cavadini_high_res_for_print_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-theologian-to-address-us-bishops-on-youth-and-vocational-discernment/ Meg Mirshak John Cavadini will deliver a theological reflection to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) during its annual Spring General Assembly, June 14-15 in Indianapolis. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/susan-ostermann-expert-in-comparative-politics-in-south-asia-appointed-assistant-professor-of-global-affairs/ 2017-06-07T12:00:00-0400 2017-06-07T12:03:40-0400 Susan Ostermann, expert in comparative politics in South Asia, appointed assistant professor of global affairs /assets/238633/susan_ostermann_web_size_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/susan-ostermann-expert-in-comparative-politics-in-south-asia-appointed-assistant-professor-of-global-affairs/ Renée LaReau Ostermann will co-teach "Global Actors and Institutions" — a core course for students in the Master of Global Affairs program, which begins in August. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/richard-g-jones-named-annenberg-director-of-the-gallivan-program-in-journalism-ethics-and-democracy/ 2017-06-06T10:00:00-0400 2017-06-07T10:39:42-0400 Richard G. Jones named Annenberg Director of the Gallivan Program in Journalism, Ethics and Democracy /assets/238524/rich_jones_mugshot_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/richard-g-jones-named-annenberg-director-of-the-gallivan-program-in-journalism-ethics-and-democracy/ Notre Dame News Richard G. Jones, an associate editor at The New York Times and a veteran journalism educator, is joining the University of Notre Dame this fall. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/annual-old2gold-sale-to-benefit-29-local-organizations/ 2017-06-05T16:00:00-0400 2017-06-05T16:06:30-0400 Annual Old2Gold sale to benefit 29 local organizations /assets/238518/6.11.16_old2gold_10_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/annual-old2gold-sale-to-benefit-29-local-organizations/ Sue Lister The University of Notre Dame’s Old2Gold sale is a “yard sale” of student donations. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/perdigao-capturing-the-complexities-of-mountain-winds/ 2017-06-01T10:00:00-0400 2017-06-01T10:00:00-0400 Perdigão: Capturing the complexities of mountain winds /assets/238273/perdigao_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/perdigao-capturing-the-complexities-of-mountain-winds/ Jessica Sieff Researchers at the valley are collecting data on multiple aspects of wind flow patterns shaped by meteorological forcing on intricate terrain through carefully planned field observations. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/father-jenkins-celebrates-elevation-of-father-wack-to-bishop/ 2017-05-29T10:00:00-0400 2017-05-29T10:42:09-0400 Father Jenkins celebrates elevation of Father Wack to bishop /assets/131329/nd_blue_seal_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/father-jenkins-celebrates-elevation-of-father-wack-to-bishop/ Notre Dame News Father Wack, 49, is a native of South Bend, Indiana, and an alumnus of Notre Dame, who professed his final vows Aug. 28, 1993, and was ordained a priest at the University’s Basilica of the Sacred Heart on April 9, 1994. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/wrights-drama-and-devotion-brings-jazz-to-church-at-romes-historic-chiesa-nuova/ 2017-05-25T09:00:00-0400 2017-05-30T09:19:12-0400 Wright’s ‘Drama and Devotion’ brings jazz to church at Rome’s historic Chiesa Nuova /assets/237782/jj_wright_headshot_1_2017_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/wrights-drama-and-devotion-brings-jazz-to-church-at-romes-historic-chiesa-nuova/ Amanda Skofstad J.J. Wright, doctoral candidate in sacred music and Grammy award-winning composer, will premiere his five-part composition “Drama and Devotion” on June 1 (Thursday) at Chiesa Nuova in Rome. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/record-38-students-and-alumni-receive-fulbright-awards-for-2017-2018/ 2017-05-24T13:00:00-0400 2017-05-25T13:49:50-0400 Record 38 students and alumni receive Fulbright Awards for 2017-2018 /assets/237769/fulbright_us_student_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/record-38-students-and-alumni-receive-fulbright-awards-for-2017-2018/ Brittany Collins Kaufman A record 38 current students and alumni have been awarded grants by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program to study abroad in 2017-18, topping last year’s record of 30 finalists. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/faculty-honorees-at-the-172nd-commencement/ 2017-05-23T09:00:00-0400 2017-05-23T14:09:28-0400 Faculty honorees at the 172nd Commencement /assets/237559/200x200/mc_5.21.17_commencement_02.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/faculty-honorees-at-the-172nd-commencement/ Andy Fuller At the 172nd Commencement Ceremony, May 21, 2017, a number of outstanding faculty were recognized for their contributions to the academy and their achievements in stimulating the learning environment and mentoring students in various disciplines.