tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/nd-news-feed/ Notre Dame Notre Dame News // News 2017-05-25T09:00:00-0400 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 2017-05-25T10:01:01-0400 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. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/the-commencement-of-the-notre-dame-class-of-2017/ 2017-05-21T14:00:00-0400 2017-05-22T16:09:37-0400 The Commencement of the Notre Dame Class of 2017 /assets/237249/rev._john_i_jenkins_c.s.c_vice_president_mike_pence_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/the-commencement-of-the-notre-dame-class-of-2017/ Jessica Sieff The University of Notre Dame celebrated its 172nd Commencement Ceremony Sunday (May 21) inside the Notre Dame Stadium, with an audience of approximately 24,000 family, friends, faculty and graduates. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/graduate-school-degree-recipients-encouraged-to-adopt-newspaper-test-of-personal-and-professional-integrity/ 2017-05-20T12:00:00-0400 2017-05-20T12:54:22-0400 Graduate School degree recipients encouraged to adopt ‘newspaper test’ of personal and professional integrity /assets/237230/mc_5.20.17_grad_school_commencement_05_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/graduate-school-degree-recipients-encouraged-to-adopt-newspaper-test-of-personal-and-professional-integrity/ Amanda Skofstad Dick Notebaert told the University’s Graduate School degree recipients during Saturday’s (May 20) Commencement Ceremony that everyone needs a coach on the path to success. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-commencement-ceremony-to-remain-in-stadium/ 2017-05-20T09:45:00-0400 2017-05-20T09:45:22-0400 Notre Dame commencement ceremony to remain in stadium; delayed one hour /assets/131329/nd_blue_seal_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-commencement-ceremony-to-remain-in-stadium/ Dennis Brown The University of Notre Dame’s 172nd University Commencement Ceremony will be held Sunday morning in Notre Dame Stadium, as originally planned, but an hour later than scheduled. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-to-confer-3171-degrees-this-weekend/ 2017-05-19T17:00:00-0400 2017-05-19T17:07:32-0400 Notre Dame to confer 3,171 degrees this weekend /assets/236998/commencement_pre_release_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-to-confer-3171-degrees-this-weekend/ Sue Lister The University of Notre Dame will confer 3,171 degrees during Commencement Weekend May 20 and 21 (Saturday and Sunday) on campus. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/thirty-five-seniors-receive-national-and-international-scholarships-and-fellowships/ 2017-05-16T09:00:00-0400 2017-05-24T14:35:48-0400 Thirty-five seniors receive national and international scholarships and fellowships /assets/236825/commencement_2015_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/thirty-five-seniors-receive-national-and-international-scholarships-and-fellowships/ Brittany Collins Kaufman The National Science Foundation and other organizations have awarded 20 scholarships and fellowships to members of the Class of 2017. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/faculty-recognized-for-excellence-in-student-engagement-and-advising/ 2017-05-15T10:25:00-0400 2017-05-15T10:26:42-0400 Faculty recognized for excellence in student engagement and advising /assets/197059/200x200/dome_spring_scenic_800x480.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/faculty-recognized-for-excellence-in-student-engagement-and-advising/ Sue Lister The Office of the Provost presented the Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching and Dockweiler Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/eileen-botting-appointed-director-of-merit-scholarship-programs/ 2017-05-12T13:00:00-0400 2017-05-12T13:00:00-0400 Eileen Botting appointed director of merit scholarship programs /assets/236615/eileen_botting_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/eileen-botting-appointed-director-of-merit-scholarship-programs/ Dennis Brown Eileen Hunt Botting, professor of political science, has been appointed director of merit scholarship programs at the University. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-students-win-awards-for-undergraduate-research/ 2017-05-12T09:00:00-0400 2017-05-12T09:59:54-0400 Notre Dame students win awards for undergraduate research /assets/236610/ulra_titleslide_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-students-win-awards-for-undergraduate-research/ Tara O'Leary Six undergraduate students received honors for excellence in research skills during the 10th annual Undergraduate Scholars Conference. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/nations-largest-chamber-music-competition-to-take-place-may-12-14/ 2017-05-10T11:50:00-0400 2017-05-10T11:50:19-0400 Nation’s largest chamber music competition to take place May 12-14 /assets/236435/fischoff_17_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/nations-largest-chamber-music-competition-to-take-place-may-12-14/ Brittany Collins Kaufman Hosted annually by Notre Dame over the course of three days, the competition features talented young musicians from around the world. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/how-focusing-on-parent-child-relationships-can-prevent-child-maltreatment/ 2017-05-10T08:00:00-0400 2017-05-10T08:09:06-0400 How focusing on parent-child relationships can prevent child maltreatment /assets/236335/kristin_valentino_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/how-focusing-on-parent-child-relationships-can-prevent-child-maltreatment/ Brittany Collins Kaufman Kristin Valentino's research is featured in a special section of Child Development. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/asher-kaufman-historian-of-the-middle-east-appointed-director-of-kroc-institute-for-international-peace-studies/ 2017-05-08T09:00:00-0400 2017-05-08T09:11:18-0400 Asher Kaufman, historian of the Middle East, appointed director of Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies /assets/236143/asher_kaufman_hi_res_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/asher-kaufman-historian-of-the-middle-east-appointed-director-of-kroc-institute-for-international-peace-studies/ Renée LaReau Kaufman, professor of history and peace studies, has been appointed the Director of the Kroc Institute, effective July 1. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/notre-dame-makes-additions-to-fellows-and-board-of-trustees/ 2017-05-05T15:00:00-0400 2017-05-05T15:13:02-0400 Notre Dame makes additions to Fellows and Board of Trustees /assets/131329/nd_blue_seal_200x.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-makes-additions-to-fellows-and-board-of-trustees/ Dennis Brown Two new Fellows of the University of Notre Dame and five new members of the Board of Trustees were elected at the Board’s spring meetings. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/scientists-reveal-new-and-improved-genome-sequence-of-daphnia-pulex/ 2017-05-05T12:00:00-0400 2017-05-05T14:40:27-0400 Scientists reveal new and improved genome sequence of Daphnia pulex /assets/235991/daphnia2_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/scientists-reveal-new-and-improved-genome-sequence-of-daphnia-pulex/ Jessica Sieff By understanding how they respond to toxic elements, scientists can look at how environmental changes could impact populations in lakes, rivers and standing bodies of water. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/dick-notebaert-to-address-the-2017-graduate-school-commencement-ceremony/ 2017-05-05T11:00:00-0400 2017-05-17T14:58:33-0400 Dick Notebaert to address the 2017 Graduate School Commencement Ceremony p(image-right). !/assets/236025/richard_notebaert_300x250.jpg(Richard Notebaert)! http://news.nd.edu/news/dick-notebaert-to-address-the-2017-graduate-school-commencement-ceremony/ Aaron Bell Notebaert is the chairman emeritus of the Notre Dame Board of Trustees, and the retired chairman and chief executive officer of Qwest Communications Inc. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/researchers-shed-new-light-on-influenza-detection/ 2017-05-05T08:00:00-0400 2017-05-05T08:28:14-0400 Researchers shed new light on influenza detection /assets/235958/200x200/brad_smith_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/researchers-shed-new-light-on-influenza-detection/ Jessica Sieff Researchers have discovered a way to make influenza visible to the naked eye. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/division-of-student-affairs-recognizes-outstanding-student-leaders-2/ 2017-05-02T15:00:00-0400 2017-05-04T08:08:47-0400 Division of Student Affairs recognizes outstanding student leaders /assets/235606/student_leadership_awards_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/division-of-student-affairs-recognizes-outstanding-student-leaders-2/ Kate Morgan Seven students were recognized at the 31st annual Student Leadership Awards Banquet on April 10. tag:news.nd.edu,2005:/news/maura-policelli-named-executive-director-of-keough-school-global-policy-initiative/ 2017-05-02T11:55:00-0400 2017-05-02T12:05:34-0400 Maura Policelli named executive director of Keough School Global Policy Initiative /assets/235584/maura_policelli_full_size_200x200.jpg http://news.nd.edu/news/maura-policelli-named-executive-director-of-keough-school-global-policy-initiative/ Joan Fallon Policelli will provide strategic direction for the initiative, which aims to strengthen engagement with and influence in the nation’s capital.