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 Wed, 23 Jun 2021 13:37:55 +0000 Statement from Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., on Juneteenth https://news.nd.edu/news/statement-from-rev-john-i-jenkins-c-s-c-on-juneteenth/ https://news.nd.edu/news/statement-from-rev-john-i-jenkins-c-s-c-on-juneteenth/ Fri, 18 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Statement from Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., on Juneteenth . “Today, as we commemorate the effective end of slavery in our nation, we recognize that we have much more work to do to ensure that every person, regardless of race, is afforded the dignity that comes from being made in the image and likeness of God. While we at Notre Dame pause to recognize Juneteenth, we commit ourselves to creating an inclusive community on campus and an equitable society at large.” Use of PFAS in cosmetics ‘widespread,’ new study finds https://news.nd.edu/news/use-of-pfas-in-cosmetics-widespread-new-study-finds/ https://news.nd.edu/news/use-of-pfas-in-cosmetics-widespread-new-study-finds/ Tue, 15 Jun 2021 06:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Use of PFAS in cosmetics ‘widespread,’ new Notre Dame study finds Doctoral candidate Shaun Evans named 2021 Lilly Graduate Fellow https://news.nd.edu/news/doctoral-candidate-shaun-evans-named-2021-lilly-graduate-fellow/ https://news.nd.edu/news/doctoral-candidate-shaun-evans-named-2021-lilly-graduate-fellow/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 15:35:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Doctoral candidate Shaun Evans named 2021 Lilly Graduate Fellow Summer computer science program at Notre Dame leads to statewide recognition for Penn-Harris-Madison teacher https://news.nd.edu/news/summer-computer-science-program-at-notre-dame-leads-to-statewide-recognition-for-penn-harris-madison-teacher/ https://news.nd.edu/news/summer-computer-science-program-at-notre-dame-leads-to-statewide-recognition-for-penn-harris-madison-teacher/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 11:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Summer computer science program at Notre Dame leads to statewide recognition for Penn-Harris-Madison teacher Community by Design: Architecture students help reimagine South Bend neighborhood https://news.nd.edu/news/community-by-design-architecture-students-help-reimagine-south-bend-neighborhood/ https://news.nd.edu/news/community-by-design-architecture-students-help-reimagine-south-bend-neighborhood/ Mon, 14 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Community by Design: Architecture students help reimagine South Bend neighborhood. William Street in South Bend was primarily residential until about 1940, when the city decided to extend it north to Portage Avenue. Designed to establish a new commuter corridor linking downtown to the far north side, the decision would have lasting consequences. Almost immediately, traffic increased, altering the historical character of the street and hastening its decline. Homes became apartments or businesses and then parking lots, as people abandoned the area for the suburbs. Property values plummeted, until urban renewal drove the final nail into the coffin.… ‘Disagreeable’ married men who shirk domestic responsibilities earn more at work, study shows https://news.nd.edu/news/disagreeable-married-men-who-shirk-domestic-responsibilities-earn-more-at-work-study-shows/ https://news.nd.edu/news/disagreeable-married-men-who-shirk-domestic-responsibilities-earn-more-at-work-study-shows/ Thu, 10 Jun 2021 15:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) ‘Disagreeable’ married men who shirk domestic responsibilities earn more at work, Notre Dame study shows K. Matthew Dames appointed chief librarian of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Libraries https://news.nd.edu/news/k-matthew-dames-appointed-chief-librarian-of-notre-dames-hesburgh-libraries/ https://news.nd.edu/news/k-matthew-dames-appointed-chief-librarian-of-notre-dames-hesburgh-libraries/ Wed, 09 Jun 2021 10:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) K. Matthew Dames appointed chief librarian of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Libraries Political science professors sign statement warning of threats to US democracy https://news.nd.edu/news/political-science-professors-sign-statement-warning-of-threats-to-us-democracy/ https://news.nd.edu/news/political-science-professors-sign-statement-warning-of-threats-to-us-democracy/ Tue, 08 Jun 2021 11:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Political science professors sign statement warning of threats to US democracy Scientists identify a rare magnetic propeller in a binary star system https://news.nd.edu/news/scientists-identify-a-rare-magnetic-propeller-in-a-binary-star-system/ https://news.nd.edu/news/scientists-identify-a-rare-magnetic-propeller-in-a-binary-star-system/ Mon, 07 Jun 2021 13:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) University of Notre Dame scientists identify a rare magnetic propeller in a binary star system Father Jenkins joins with other community leaders at the annual Prayer for Peace https://news.nd.edu/news/father-jenkins-joins-with-other-community-leaders-at-the-annual-prayer-for-peace/ https://news.nd.edu/news/father-jenkins-joins-with-other-community-leaders-at-the-annual-prayer-for-peace/ Sun, 06 Jun 2021 17:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Father Jenkins joins with other community leaders at the annual Prayer for Peace Law School to host inaugural Notre Dame Religious Liberty Summit on June 28-29 https://news.nd.edu/news/2021-religious-liberty-summit/ https://news.nd.edu/news/2021-religious-liberty-summit/ Fri, 04 Jun 2021 11:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Law School to host inaugural Notre Dame Religious Liberty Summit on June 28-29 Notre Dame experiment is en route to the space station; could lead to more effective early cancer screenings https://news.nd.edu/news/space-bubble-experiment-could-lead-to-more-effective-early-cancer-screenings/ https://news.nd.edu/news/space-bubble-experiment-could-lead-to-more-effective-early-cancer-screenings/ Thu, 03 Jun 2021 15:40:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Notre Dame space bubble experiment could lead to more effective early cancer screenings Rev. Austin Collins, C.S.C., appointed vice president for mission engagement and Church affairs at Notre Dame https://news.nd.edu/news/rev-austin-collins-c-s-c-appointed-vice-president-for-mission-engagement-and-church-affairs-at-notre-dame/ https://news.nd.edu/news/rev-austin-collins-c-s-c-appointed-vice-president-for-mission-engagement-and-church-affairs-at-notre-dame/ Thu, 03 Jun 2021 09:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Rev. Austin Collins, C.S.C., appointed vice president for mission engagement and Church affairs at Notre Dame Junior John Boland awarded Phi Beta Kappa Key into Public Service Scholarship https://news.nd.edu/news/junior-john-boland-awarded-phi-beta-kappa-key-into-public-service-scholarship/ https://news.nd.edu/news/junior-john-boland-awarded-phi-beta-kappa-key-into-public-service-scholarship/ Thu, 03 Jun 2021 08:00:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Junior John Boland awarded Phi Beta Kappa Key into Public Service Scholarship Alumni Association awards Lennon Life Prize to 9 clubs https://news.nd.edu/news/alumni-association-awards-lennon-life-prize-to-9-clubs/ https://news.nd.edu/news/alumni-association-awards-lennon-life-prize-to-9-clubs/ Fri, 28 May 2021 11:40:00 -0400 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Alumni Association awards Lennon Life Prize to 9 clubs