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, 14 Dec 2018 16:26:10 +0000 Three faculty awarded NEH fellowships, continuing record funding for humanities research https://news.nd.edu/news/three-faculty-awarded-neh-fellowships-continuing-record-funding-for-humanities-research/ https://news.nd.edu/news/three-faculty-awarded-neh-fellowships-continuing-record-funding-for-humanities-research/ Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Three Notre Dame faculty members — Rebecca Tinio McKenna, Sarah McKibben and Vincent Phillip Muñoz — have been offered fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities in the 2018 award cycle.   Shannon Cullinan elected executive vice president at Notre Dame; Micki Kidder, Mike Seamon appointed to newly created positions; Ann Firth promoted to vice president https://news.nd.edu/news/shannon-cullinan-elected-executive-vice-president-at-notre-dame/ https://news.nd.edu/news/shannon-cullinan-elected-executive-vice-president-at-notre-dame/ Wed, 12 Dec 2018 12:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Shannon Cullinan elected executive vice president at Notre Dame; Micki Kidder, Mike Seamon appointed to newly created positions; Ann Firth promoted to vice president Early career faculty awarded nationally competitive awards https://news.nd.edu/news/early-career-faculty-awarded-nationally-competitive-awards/ https://news.nd.edu/news/early-career-faculty-awarded-nationally-competitive-awards/ Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) The National Science Foundation has recognized four University of Notre Dame faculty members for their excellence in research with new Early Career Development Awards. Record number of Notre Dame students receive Gilman Scholarships to study abroad https://news.nd.edu/news/record-number-of-notre-dame-students-receive-gilman-scholarships-to-study-abroad/ https://news.nd.edu/news/record-number-of-notre-dame-students-receive-gilman-scholarships-to-study-abroad/ Fri, 07 Dec 2018 15:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Record number of Notre Dame students receive Gilman Scholarships to study abroad University of Notre Dame and Indiana Biosciences Research Institute partner to address health concerns https://news.nd.edu/news/university-of-notre-dame-and-indiana-biosciences-research-institute-partner-to-address-health-concerns/ https://news.nd.edu/news/university-of-notre-dame-and-indiana-biosciences-research-institute-partner-to-address-health-concerns/ Wed, 05 Dec 2018 13:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) University of Notre Dame and Indiana Biosciences Research Institute partner to address health concerns Study: Tuberculosis survives by using host system against itself https://news.nd.edu/news/study-tuberculosis-survives-by-using-host-system-against-itself/ https://news.nd.edu/news/study-tuberculosis-survives-by-using-host-system-against-itself/ Wed, 05 Dec 2018 12:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Tuberculosis survives by using host system against itself, Notre Dame study finds. Emergency financial assistance reduces homeless shelter entry and violent crime https://news.nd.edu/news/emergency-financial-assistance-reduces-homeless-shelter-entry-and-violent-crime/ https://news.nd.edu/news/emergency-financial-assistance-reduces-homeless-shelter-entry-and-violent-crime/ Tue, 04 Dec 2018 15:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) A new study conducted by researchers at the Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities at Notre Dame shows that emergency financial assistance for people facing homelessness not only reduces shelter entry, but also reduces criminal behavior. Notre Dame Stories: Star of wonder https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-stories-star-of-wonder/ https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-stories-star-of-wonder/ Tue, 04 Dec 2018 11:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Download the latest Notre Dame Stories podcast to hear Notre Dame astrophysicist detail the astronomical phenomenon he believes led the wise men to Bethlehem. Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and celebrated speechwriter Peggy Noonan to serve as Notre Dame’s 2019 commencement speaker https://news.nd.edu/news/reagan-speechwriter-wall-street-journal-columnist-peggy-noonan-to-serve-as-notre-dames-2019-commencement-speaker/ https://news.nd.edu/news/reagan-speechwriter-wall-street-journal-columnist-peggy-noonan-to-serve-as-notre-dames-2019-commencement-speaker/ Mon, 03 Dec 2018 08:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and celebrated speechwriter Peggy Noonan to serve as Notre Dame’s 2019 commencement speaker Notre Dame’s Sofia Carozza, Katie Gallagher named 2019 Marshall Scholars https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dames-sofia-carozza-katie-gallagher-named-2019-marshall-scholars/ https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dames-sofia-carozza-katie-gallagher-named-2019-marshall-scholars/ Mon, 03 Dec 2018 07:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Notre Dame’s Sofia Carozza and Katie Gallagher named 2019 Marshall Scholars Notre Dame mourns the passing of President Bush https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-mourns-the-passing-of-president-bush-2/ https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-mourns-the-passing-of-president-bush-2/ Sat, 01 Dec 2018 08:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Notre Dame mourns the passing of President Bush Notre Dame unveils largest Mach 6 quiet hypersonic test facility in US https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-unveils-largest-mach-6-quiet-hypersonic-test-facility-in-us/ https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-unveils-largest-mach-6-quiet-hypersonic-test-facility-in-us/ Fri, 30 Nov 2018 09:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Notre Dame unveils largest Mach 6 quiet hypersonic test facility in US Small changes to cafeteria design can get kids to eat healthier, new assessment tool finds https://news.nd.edu/news/small-changes-to-cafeteria-design-can-get-kids-to-eat-healthier-new-assessment-tool-finds/ https://news.nd.edu/news/small-changes-to-cafeteria-design-can-get-kids-to-eat-healthier-new-assessment-tool-finds/ Thu, 29 Nov 2018 11:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Small changes to cafeteria design can get kids to eat healthier, new Notre Dame assessment tool finds USMCA has important predecessor: NAFTA, professor says https://news.nd.edu/news/usmca-has-important-predecessor-nafta-professor-says/ https://news.nd.edu/news/usmca-has-important-predecessor-nafta-professor-says/ Wed, 28 Nov 2018 13:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) USMCA has important predecessor: NAFTA, professor says . As the Nov. 30 deadline approaches for signing the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), University of Notre Dame finance professor Jeffrey Bergstrand testified before the members of the international trade commission about the documented benefits of free trade agreements — including boosts to trade and economic welfare.  Notre Dame Forum speaker Williams connects Shakespeare prayers with role of faith community https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-forum-speaker-williams-connects-shakespeare-prayers-with-role-of-faith-community/ https://news.nd.edu/news/notre-dame-forum-speaker-williams-connects-shakespeare-prayers-with-role-of-faith-community/ Tue, 27 Nov 2018 15:00:00 -0500 news@nd.edu (Notre Dame News) Notre Dame Forum speaker Rowan Williams connects Shakespeare prayers with role of faith community