Rev. Daniel Groody, C.S.C., appointed vice president and associate provost; Jim Morrison takes on expanded role as associate provost for strategic initiatives
Study suggests new virus found may have coevolved with human lineage
"The virus is both highly abundant in the human gut and represents an entirely new viral family. With this study, we were able to expand our understanding of the diversity and evolutionary history of the human microbiome globally. Our team at Notre Dame has been evaluating the potential uses of this newly identified virus and is developing it as an alternative to E. coli or other fecal indicator bacteria that are not specific to humans, as an indicator of fecal pollution," said Kyle Bibby, co-author of the study.
Oil-patch evangelicals: How Christianity and crude fueled the rise of the American right
Darren Dochuk is the author of "Anointed with Oil: How Christianity and Crude Made Modern America."
UN Security Council Visits Colombia as Peace Worries Mount
In an April report, the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies at the University of Notre Dame, which is charged with monitoring the accord's implementation, noted that 31 percent of the accord's pledges have not yet begun the first steps toward execution.