ND in the News: August 2021

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  1. The disciplined creativity of Christian charisms

    Leonard J. DeLorenzo, Ph.D., works in the McGrath Institute for Church Life and teaches theology at the University of Notre Dame.

  2. Mail has been showing up on time, but don't be fooled: Slower days are coming

    “Service performance continued to improve, but that was based on a comparison with a year in which performance has declined substantially,” said James O’Rourke, a management professor at the University of Notre Dame who has tracked the USPS for more than a decade.

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    James O'Rourke

    Mendoza College of Business

  3. How Apple's plan to combat child abuse backfired on it


    While no one is disputing Apple's motivation, Elizabeth Renieris, professor at Notre Dame University's IBM Technology Ethics Lab, said the timing was "a bit odd" given all of its privacy-focused announcements at its Worldwide Developer Conference in June. 

  4. Jobs are still down 22% for low-wage workers. They’re up for everyone else

    The U.S. poverty rate dropped after the passage of three pandemic-aid bills, and in June was about the same as its pre-pandemic baseline, according to estimates published by economists at the University of Chicago and University of Notre Dame.

  5. Opening the Word: Bread of life discourse: Parts 4 and 5

    Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D., is the director of education at the McGrath Institute for Church Life at the University of Notre Dame.

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    Timothy O'Malley

    McGrath Institute for Church Life

  6. Analysis: Debt in a warm climate: coronavirus and carbon set scene for default

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) warns that a 10 percentage-point rise in climate change vulnerability, as measured by the Notre Dame Global Adaptation Initiative index, is associated with an increase of over 150 basis points in long-term government bond spreads for developing nations.

  7. Is that long-lasting lipstick toxic? Study raises concerns about PFAS in cosmetics.

    The study was led by scientists at the University of Notre Dame and published in the Journal of Environmental Science & Technology Letters.

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    Graham Peaslee

    Experimental Nuclear Physics