tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/nd-news-feed/ Notre Dame Notre Dame News // News 2016-12-08T13:00:00-0500 tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-conde-nast-announce-new-research-collaboration-on-content-consumption-and-deep-learning/ 2016-12-08T13:00:00-0500 2016-12-08T13:00:50-0500 Notre Dame, Condé Nast announce new research collaboration on content consumption and deep learning /assets/220539/chawla_student200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-conde-nast-announce-new-research-collaboration-on-content-consumption-and-deep-learning/ Brandi Klingerman Partnership to develop deep learning systems to model and predict audience engagement. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/law-professor-cassel-to-join-colombian-president-at-nobel-peace-prize-ceremony/ 2016-12-07T10:00:00-0500 2016-12-07T11:00:02-0500 Law professor Cassel to join Colombian president at Nobel Peace Prize ceremony /assets/213561/cassel_douglass_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/law-professor-cassel-to-join-colombian-president-at-nobel-peace-prize-ceremony/ Shannon Roddel Douglass Cassel will join Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos at the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize ceremony December 10 in Oslo, Norway. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/second-generation-stars-identified-giving-clues-about-their-predecessors/ 2016-12-06T15:00:00-0500 2016-12-06T17:21:42-0500 Second-generation stars identified, giving clues about their predecessors /assets/220199/tim_beers_group_high_res_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/second-generation-stars-identified-giving-clues-about-their-predecessors/ Brian Wallheimer Information can be used to tell the story of how the first elements were formed, and determine the distribution of the masses of those first stars. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/usaid-announces-grant-to-notre-dame-to-support-literacy-in-haiti/ 2016-12-06T08:00:00-0500 2016-12-06T08:28:33-0500 USAID announces grant to Notre Dame to support literacy in Haiti /assets/220076/haiti_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/usaid-announces-grant-to-notre-dame-to-support-literacy-in-haiti/ Theo Helm More than 30,000 children will benefit from the $6.3 million grant awarded to the University to improve early-grade literacy in Haiti. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/four-students-named-gilman-scholars-a-record-high/ 2016-12-02T14:00:00-0500 2016-12-02T14:24:38-0500 Four students named Gilman Scholars, a record high /assets/219934/gilman_scholarship_logo_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/four-students-named-gilman-scholars-a-record-high/ William G. Gilroy The recipients are Tsz Yan Grace Chow, Gregory Jenn, Joshua Pine and Joseph Wells. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/the-frankenstein-effect-of-working-memory-researchers-examine-how-brain-stimulation-affects-memory-reactivation/ 2016-12-01T13:00:00-0500 2016-12-01T14:01:48-0500 ‘The Frankenstein effect’ of working memory: Researchers examine how brain stimulation affects memory reactivation /assets/219618/nathan_rose_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/the-frankenstein-effect-of-working-memory-researchers-examine-how-brain-stimulation-affects-memory-reactivation/ Brittany Collins Kaufman A new study from Nathan Rose examined a fundamental problem your brain has to solve, which is keeping information “in mind,” or active, so your brain can act accordingly. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/take-ten-program-receives-serve-indiana-2016-award-of-excellence/ 2016-11-30T15:00:00-0500 2016-11-30T15:33:13-0500 Take Ten program receives Serve Indiana 2016 Award of Excellence /assets/219661/take_ten_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/take-ten-program-receives-serve-indiana-2016-award-of-excellence/ William G. Gilroy The Awards for Excellence are Indiana’s most prestigious annual awards celebrating the accomplishments of dedicated volunteers and service members. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/international-creche-exhibit-and-pilgrimage-returns-to-notre-dame-campus/ 2016-11-28T09:00:00-0500 2016-11-28T10:02:09-0500 International crèche exhibit and pilgrimage returns to Notre Dame campus /assets/219240/creche_exhibit_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/international-creche-exhibit-and-pilgrimage-returns-to-notre-dame-campus/ Brett Robinson Christmas nativity scenes recreated by cultures from around the world are on display in six campus buildings from Nov. 28 through Jan. 31. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-will-appeal-ncaa-decision/ 2016-11-22T12:00:00-0500 2016-11-22T13:04:13-0500 Notre Dame will appeal NCAA decision /assets/218998/nd_seal.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-will-appeal-ncaa-decision/ Paul J. Browne The University of Notre Dame will appeal the decision announced Nov. 22 by the NCAA Committee on Infractions to vacate 2012 and 2013 football victories. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/ma-ying-jeou-former-president-of-taiwan-speaks-at-notre-dames-asia-leadership-forum/ 2016-11-22T11:30:00-0500 2016-11-22T15:19:52-0500 Ma Ying-jeou, former president of Taiwan, speaks at Notre Dame’s Asia Leadership Forum /assets/219013/john_jenkins_and_ma_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/ma-ying-jeou-former-president-of-taiwan-speaks-at-notre-dames-asia-leadership-forum/ Joan Fallon In his keynote address, Ma highlighted greater China’s history and described his role in Taiwan’s recent progress toward “peaceful, friendly and close” relations with mainland China, Japan and the U.S. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/shannon-cullinan-appointed-vice-president-for-finance-at-notre-dame/ 2016-11-21T09:00:00-0500 2016-11-21T09:45:32-0500 Shannon Cullinan appointed vice president for finance at Notre Dame /assets/218792/shannon_cullinan_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/shannon-cullinan-appointed-vice-president-for-finance-at-notre-dame/ Dennis Brown Cullinan has worked at the University since 2002, and is currently associate vice president for University Relations and executive director for campaign administration. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/are-sids-and-colic-related-researchers-propose-new-theory/ 2016-11-17T09:00:00-0500 2016-11-17T12:59:29-0500 Are SIDS and colic related? Researchers propose new theory /assets/89485/baby_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/are-sids-and-colic-related-researchers-propose-new-theory/ Brittany Collins Kaufman Researchers suggest that the origin of both colic and SIDS may be related to the gradual emergence of an infant’s ability to voluntarily control the release of air through the vocal tract. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-partners-with-balkh-university-in-afghanistan-to-develop-masters-program-under-115-million-usaid-contract/ 2016-11-16T14:25:00-0500 2016-11-16T14:25:29-0500 Notre Dame partners with Balkh University in Afghanistan to develop master’s program under $1.15 million USAID contract /assets/218336/balkh_university_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-partners-with-balkh-university-in-afghanistan-to-develop-masters-program-under-115-million-usaid-contract/ Joan Fallon The venture aims to enhance the skills and employability of technically qualified and professionally capable Afghan women and men in the private and public sectors. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/football-weekend-events-notre-dame-vs-virginia-tech/ 2016-11-16T12:00:00-0500 2016-11-16T12:31:51-0500 Football weekend events: Notre Dame vs. Virginia Tech /assets/218317/leprechaun_leads_team_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/football-weekend-events-notre-dame-vs-virginia-tech/ William G. Gilory A lecture on the Flint water crisis, along with the Notre Dame Symphony Orchestra’s Fall Concert, are among the attractions for visitors coming to campus for this weekend’s football game. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/economics-chair-william-evans-to-present-research-on-refugees-to-usccb/ 2016-11-14T14:00:00-0500 2016-11-16T08:49:28-0500 Economics chair William Evans to present research on refugees to USCCB /assets/218038/william_evans_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/economics-chair-william-evans-to-present-research-on-refugees-to-usccb/ Tom Lange William Evans and Danny Fitzgerald’s findings indicate that over the course of 20 years, refugees adapt to American life and, on average, pay more in taxes than they receive in benefits. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/geologists-find-key-indicator-of-carbon-sources-in-earths-mantle/ 2016-11-09T12:00:00-0500 2016-11-09T14:05:18-0500 Geologists find key indicator of carbon sources in Earth's mantle /assets/217540/antonio_simonetti_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/geologists-find-key-indicator-of-carbon-sources-in-earths-mantle/ Jessica Sieff Results of a new study led by Antonio Simonetti show evidence of varying ratios of boron isotopes in igneous rocks, known as carbonatites, of different ages. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/faculty-comment-on-2016-presidential-election/ 2016-11-04T13:00:00-0400 2016-11-07T10:15:01-0500 Faculty comment on 2016 presidential election /assets/217198/election_roundup_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/faculty-comment-on-2016-presidential-election/ Brittany Collins Kaufman The campaigns have focused on issues including immigration, trade, security, international policy and more. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/global-religion-research-initiative-to-invigorate-study-of-religions-around-the-world/ 2016-11-03T13:00:00-0400 2016-11-03T13:27:02-0400 Global Religion Research Initiative to invigorate study of religions around the world /assets/217074/grri_logo_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/global-religion-research-initiative-to-invigorate-study-of-religions-around-the-world/ Olivia Hall The initiative will fund more than 150 research proposals by distributing $3.1 million to scholars of global religion through three rounds of applications over the next three years. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/james-sullivan-to-testify-before-commission-on-evidence-based-policymaking/ 2016-11-02T13:00:00-0400 2016-11-03T10:45:22-0400 James Sullivan to testify before Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking /assets/78280/sullivan_james_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/james-sullivan-to-testify-before-commission-on-evidence-based-policymaking/ Rachel Fulcher-Dawson James Sullivan, co-founder of the Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities and Rev. Thomas J. McDonagh, C.S.C., Associate Professor of Economics, will testify Nov. 4. in Washington, D.C. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/mcgrath-institute-for-church-life-receives-1675-million-to-train-science-and-religion-teachers/ 2016-11-02T10:00:00-0400 2016-11-02T10:19:52-0400 McGrath Institute for Church Life receives $1.675 million to train science and religion teachers /assets/216855/icl.group.and.candids_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/mcgrath-institute-for-church-life-receives-1675-million-to-train-science-and-religion-teachers/ Meg Mirshak The Science and Religion Initiative, which received two prior Templeton Foundation grants, seeks holistic integration of theology, biology and physics.