tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/nd-news-feed/ Notre Dame Notre Dame News // News 2017-02-24T11:20:00-0500 tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/senior-cassidy-mcdonald-awarded-luce-scholarship/ 2017-02-24T11:20:00-0500 2017-02-24T13:01:14-0500 Senior Cassidy McDonald awarded Luce Scholarship /assets/189875/cassidy_mcdonald_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/senior-cassidy-mcdonald-awarded-luce-scholarship/ William G. Gilroy The Luce Scholarship is a nationally competitive fellowship program created to enhance understanding of Asia among potential leaders in American society. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-california-opens-palo-alto-facility-to-support-coursework-innovation-and-collaboration-in-silicon-valley/ 2017-02-24T08:00:00-0500 2017-02-24T12:57:29-0500 Notre Dame California opens Palo Alto facility to support coursework, innovation and collaboration in Silicon Valley /assets/227911/silicon_valley_classroom_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-california-opens-palo-alto-facility-to-support-coursework-innovation-and-collaboration-in-silicon-valley/ Diane Wright The facility combines a state-of-the-art teaching space, flexible and open “innovation space,” two conference rooms, an office and access to a larger conference room and a break area. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/student-parent-leadership-conference-to-celebrate-national-trio-day-2/ 2017-02-23T15:00:00-0500 2017-02-23T15:11:21-0500 Student-Parent Leadership Conference to celebrate National TRiO Day /assets/227851/trio_event_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/student-parent-leadership-conference-to-celebrate-national-trio-day-2/ William G. Gilroy Nearly 300 students, many from underrepresented groups, and their parents are coming from around Indiana and the Chicagoland area for the conference Saturday (Feb. 25). tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/ndigd-to-lead-long-term-impact-evaluations-of-usaid-development-projects/ 2017-02-23T09:00:00-0500 2017-02-23T09:36:47-0500 NDIGD to lead long-term impact evaluations of USAID development projects /assets/227766/_logo_ndigd_mark_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/ndigd-to-lead-long-term-impact-evaluations-of-usaid-development-projects/ Luis Ruuska Retrospective impact evaluations will be conducted across various sectors and regions, including environment and sustainability, education, health, agriculture and food security. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/university-of-notre-dame-partners-with-the-advanced-regenerative-manufacturing-institute/ 2017-02-22T11:00:00-0500 2017-02-22T11:37:02-0500 University of Notre Dame partners with the Advanced Regenerative Manufacturing Institute /assets/227623/microwell_array_for_breast_cancer_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/university-of-notre-dame-partners-with-the-advanced-regenerative-manufacturing-institute/ Jessica Sieff Researchers in bioengineering will join a consortium to develop next-generation manufacturing processes and technologies for cells, tissues and organs. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/nih-awards-3-million-to-shaw-center-for-children-and-families/ 2017-02-22T08:00:00-0500 2017-02-24T10:40:44-0500 NIH awards $3 million to Shaw Center for Children and Families /assets/227597/shaw_center_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/nih-awards-3-million-to-shaw-center-for-children-and-families/ Brittany Collins Kaufman The grant will fund a study of the relationships between parents and infants, the first study of its kind that will include fathers as well as mothers as participants. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/statement-by-father-john-i-jenkins-csc-president-university-of-notre-dame-2/ 2017-02-21T16:00:00-0500 2017-02-21T16:32:06-0500 Statement by Father John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., president, University of Notre Dame /assets/131329/nd_blue_seal_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/statement-by-father-john-i-jenkins-csc-president-university-of-notre-dame-2/ Notre Dame News A statement on guidance memos released by the Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday (Feb. 21). tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/in-memoriam-timothy-fuerst-oneill-professor-of-economics/ 2017-02-21T16:00:00-0500 2017-02-22T15:19:51-0500 In Memoriam: Timothy Fuerst, O’Neill Professor of Economics /assets/227586/timothy_fuerst_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/in-memoriam-timothy-fuerst-oneill-professor-of-economics/ Dennis Brown Timothy S. Fuerst, William and Dorothy O’Neill Professor of Economics, died Tuesday (Feb. 21) after a 10-month battle with stomach cancer. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/three-notre-dame-faculty-elected-to-aaas-section-committees/ 2017-02-21T15:00:00-0500 2017-02-21T15:43:22-0500 Three Notre Dame faculty elected to AAAS section committees /assets/227563/christine_maziar_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/three-notre-dame-faculty-elected-to-aaas-section-committees/ Jessica Sieff Christine M. Maziar, Agustin Fuentes and Richard Taylor were elected to section committees. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dames-tuition-to-increase-37-percent-2/ 2017-02-16T10:00:00-0500 2017-02-21T10:07:21-0500 Notre Dame’s tuition to increase 3.7 percent /assets/131329/nd_blue_seal_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dames-tuition-to-increase-37-percent-2/ Dennis Brown The percentage increase matches that of last year and is the lowest at Notre Dame in more than a half century. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/morris-inn-joins-historic-hotels-of-america/ 2017-02-15T08:00:00-0500 2017-02-15T08:35:17-0500 Morris Inn joins Historic Hotels of America /assets/226930/morris_inn_porte_cochere_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/morris-inn-joins-historic-hotels-of-america/ Molly Schau The Morris Inn is one of just 295 hotels and resorts throughout the country that have been recognized by Historic Hotels of America. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/researchers-develop-living-diode-using-cardiac-muscle-cells/ 2017-02-14T11:25:00-0500 2017-02-14T11:25:57-0500 Researchers develop ‘living diode’ using cardiac muscle cells /assets/226876/pinar_zorlutuna_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/researchers-develop-living-diode-using-cardiac-muscle-cells/ Jessica Sieff This is a vital step toward developing new forms of biorobotics and novel treatment approaches for muscle-related health problems. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-students-recognized-in-international-housewares-associations-student-design-competition/ 2017-02-13T14:00:00-0500 2017-02-13T14:53:45-0500 Notre Dame students recognized in International Housewares Association’s Student Design Competition /assets/226599/scoopimage_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-students-recognized-in-international-housewares-associations-student-design-competition/ William G. Gilroy Senior Dan Lopes' project “Scoop Pet Food Dispenser” received a third-place award, and senior Erin Rice's project “Lead Animal Control Cage” received honorable mention. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/in-memoriam-helen-jenkins-mother-of-notre-dames-president/ 2017-02-13T10:00:00-0500 2017-02-14T11:24:34-0500 In Memoriam: Helen Jenkins, mother of Notre Dame’s president /assets/226667/helen_condon_jenkins_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/in-memoriam-helen-jenkins-mother-of-notre-dames-president/ Paul Browne Helen Condon Jenkins, mother of University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., died early Monday morning in her hometown of Omaha, Nebraska, after sustaining severe head injuries in an accident Friday. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/school-vouchers-bring-more-money-to-catholic-schools-but-at-a-cost-study-finds/ 2017-02-13T06:00:00-0500 2017-02-13T06:00:00-0500 School vouchers bring more money to Catholic schools — but at a cost, study finds /assets/226435/hungerman_research_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/school-vouchers-bring-more-money-to-catholic-schools-but-at-a-cost-study-finds/ Brittany Collins Kaufman The study found that voucher expansion caused significant declines in church donations and church spending on non-educational religious activities. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/alumni-association-presents-three-awards/ 2017-02-10T15:00:00-0500 2017-02-10T15:31:44-0500 Alumni Association presents three awards /assets/226521/chuck_perrin_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/alumni-association-presents-three-awards/ William G. Gilroy Winners of the Rev. Anthony J. Lauck, C.S.C., Award, the Rev. Arthur S. Harvey, C.S.C., Award and the William D. Reynolds Award were honored at the winter meeting. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/nanovic-institute-awards-laura-shannon-prize-to-anna-grzymala-busse-author-of-nations-under-god/ 2017-02-08T10:00:00-0500 2017-02-08T10:00:00-0500 Nanovic Institute awards Laura Shannon Prize to Anna Grzymała-Busse, author of ‘Nations Under God’ /assets/226092/shannon_prize_2017_square_600x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/nanovic-institute-awards-laura-shannon-prize-to-anna-grzymala-busse-author-of-nations-under-god/ Monica Caro The annual award is given to the author of the best book in European studies that transcends a focus on any one country, state, or people to stimulate new ways of thinking about contemporary Europe as a whole. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-celebrates-black-history-month/ 2017-02-07T10:00:00-0500 2017-02-07T10:37:43-0500 Notre Dame celebrates Black History Month /assets/190315/blackhistorymonth_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-celebrates-black-history-month/ William G. Gilroy In celebration of Black History Month, groups at the University of Notre Dame are holding several events. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/why-the-chevron-deference-matters-in-the-age-of-trump/ 2017-02-06T09:00:00-0500 2017-02-06T09:08:11-0500 Why the Chevron Deference matters in the Age of Trump /assets/225787/pojanowski_2015_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/why-the-chevron-deference-matters-in-the-age-of-trump/ Shannon Roddel President Donald Trump’s recent executive orders have thrust into the spotlight an issue that isn’t commonly known, but has great legal significance, and is scrutinized in a new study by law professor Jeffrey Pojanowski. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/rileys-make-significant-gift-to-notre-dame-largest-gift-directed-to-financial-aid-in-universitys-history/ 2017-02-05T10:00:00-0500 2017-02-10T08:52:22-0500 Rileys make significant gift to Notre Dame; largest gift directed to financial aid in University’s history /assets/225763/riley_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/rileys-make-significant-gift-to-notre-dame-largest-gift-directed-to-financial-aid-in-universitys-history/ Dennis Brown The late Allan J. Riley, a 1957 graduate of Notre Dame, and his wife, Radwan, have made a multi-million-dollar gift in support of need- and merit-based scholarships for undergraduate, graduate and professional students.