Notre Dame News https://news.nd.edu/ Notre Dame News gathers and disseminates information that enhances understanding of the University’s academic and research mission and its accomplishments as a Catholic institute of higher learning. en-us Fri, 17 Nov 2017 21:43:16 +0000 Notre Dame moves up to No. 3 in the nation for study abroad participation https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-moves-up-to-3-in-the-nation-for-study-abroad-participation/ https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-moves-up-to-3-in-the-nation-for-study-abroad-participation/ Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) The Institute for International Education ranked the University of Notre Dame third among doctorate-granting universities for undergraduate participation in study abroad during the academic year 2015-16.  Colombian peace agreement progressing steadily, says Kroc Institute report https://news.nd.edu/news/colombian-peace-agreement-progressing-steadily-says-kroc-institute-report/ https://news.nd.edu/news/colombian-peace-agreement-progressing-steadily-says-kroc-institute-report/ Thu, 16 Nov 2017 11:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) A report by the University of Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies says Colombian peace agreement progressing steadily. Football weekend events: Notre Dame vs. Navy https://news.nd.edu/news/football-weekend-events-notre-dame-vs-navy/ https://news.nd.edu/news/football-weekend-events-notre-dame-vs-navy/ Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Lectures on the morality of capitalism and World War II and American literature and a recital featuring Notre Dame Junior Alex Mansour on cello are among the many events surrounding this weekend’s home Notre Dame football game against Navy. 3-D projection video presentation postponed https://news.nd.edu/news/3-d-projection-video-presentation-postponed/ https://news.nd.edu/news/3-d-projection-video-presentation-postponed/ Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) “Under the Dome: Celebrating 175 Years of Notre Dame,” a 3-D mapping projection video scheduled for presentation November 17 and 18 on the University’s Main Quad, has been postponed due to weather. Notre Dame establishes Office of Military and Veterans Affairs https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-establishes-office-of-military-and-veterans-affairs/ https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-establishes-office-of-military-and-veterans-affairs/ Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) The University of Notre Dame establishes Office of Military and Veterans Affairs to expand the University’s support for Notre Dame-enrolled veterans and their families, active-duty and ROTC students and those who are dependents of service members. IT professor wins 'young researcher' award https://news.nd.edu/news/it-professor-wins-young-researcher-award/ https://news.nd.edu/news/it-professor-wins-young-researcher-award/ Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) University of Notre Dame Assistant Professor Idris Adjerid recently was recognized with the “Young Researcher” award during the annual Conference on Health IT and Analytics. New study shows disadvantage for firms possessing celebrity and status https://news.nd.edu/news/new-study-shows-disadvantage-for-firms-possessing-celebrity-and-status/ https://news.nd.edu/news/new-study-shows-disadvantage-for-firms-possessing-celebrity-and-status/ Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) New study from the University of Notre Dame shows disadvantage for firms possessing celebrity and status NDSP to accept food donations as payment for parking tickets https://news.nd.edu/news/ndsp-to-accept-food-donations-as-payment-for-parking-tickets/ https://news.nd.edu/news/ndsp-to-accept-food-donations-as-payment-for-parking-tickets/ Mon, 13 Nov 2017 15:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) University of Notre Dame Security Police will accept nonperishable food donations as payment for parking tickets or fines from November 13 to December 8 — part of an effort to address food insecurity in the community. New book examines global impact of leaders on Communist Party https://news.nd.edu/news/new-book-examines-global-impact-of-leaders-on-communist-party/ https://news.nd.edu/news/new-book-examines-global-impact-of-leaders-on-communist-party/ Mon, 13 Nov 2017 11:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) In “Vanguard of the Revolution: The Global Idea of the Communist Party”, author A. James McAdams, the William M. Scholl Professor of International Affairs and director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame, seeks to understand how such a significant institution could be so different from country to country and still flourish. Caroline Hughes appointed Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Chair in Peace Studies https://news.nd.edu/news/caroline-hughes-appointed-rev-theodore-m-hesburgh-c-s-c-chair-in-peace-studies/ https://news.nd.edu/news/caroline-hughes-appointed-rev-theodore-m-hesburgh-c-s-c-chair-in-peace-studies/ Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Caroline Hughes has been appointed the Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., Chair in Peace Studies in the Keough School of Global Affairs, beginning January 1, 2018. Center for Research Computing to exhibit at Supercomputing 2017 https://news.nd.edu/news/the-center-for-research-computing-to-exhibit-at-supercomputing-2017/ https://news.nd.edu/news/the-center-for-research-computing-to-exhibit-at-supercomputing-2017/ Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) The University of Notre Dame Center for Research Computing to exhibit at Supercomputing 2017 Statement from Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., on the passing of Sister Antona Ebo, F.S.M. https://news.nd.edu/news/statement-from-rev-john-i-jenkins-c-s-c-on-the-passing-of-sister-antona-ebo-f-s-m/ https://news.nd.edu/news/statement-from-rev-john-i-jenkins-c-s-c-on-the-passing-of-sister-antona-ebo-f-s-m/ Sun, 12 Nov 2017 14:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) “On behalf of the University of Notre Dame, I convey condolences to the friends and family of Sister Antona Ebo, a civil rights activist and a University honorary degree recipient, who died yesterday (Nov. 11). In Memoriam: Robert F. Biolchini, Trustee Emeritus https://news.nd.edu/news/in-memoriam-robert-f-biolchini-trustee-emeritus/ https://news.nd.edu/news/in-memoriam-robert-f-biolchini-trustee-emeritus/ Sat, 11 Nov 2017 15:55:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Robert F. Biolchini, a University of Notre Dame Trustee Emeritus, died Wednesday (Nov. 8) in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. He was 78. Experts to discuss strategies to end lead poisoning https://news.nd.edu/news/experts-to-discuss-strategies-to-end-lead-poisoning/ https://news.nd.edu/news/experts-to-discuss-strategies-to-end-lead-poisoning/ Fri, 10 Nov 2017 14:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) The Eck Institute for Global Health will host “A Blueprint for Action: How We Can End Lead Poisoning in 5 Years” at 6 p.m. November 13 at the Near Northwest Neighborhood Community Center.  Center for Ethics and Culture's conference explores good and evil https://news.nd.edu/news/cecs-18th-annual-fall-conference-explores-good-and-evil/ https://news.nd.edu/news/cecs-18th-annual-fall-conference-explores-good-and-evil/ Fri, 10 Nov 2017 09:55:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) More than 750 scholars and guests are gathering at the University of Notre Dame for the Center for Ethics and Culture’s 18th annual interdisciplinary Fall Conference.