Alumni & Friends

Thank you to all who attended our Sustainability Summit! If you were unable to attend but would like to get involved with Sustainability at Notre Dame, please email

Alumni and friends are cordially invited to the first annual
Notre Dame Stewardship & Sustainability Summit

Saturday April 2nd at noon – Sunday April 3rd at 11 am
Carole Sandner Hall, University of Notre Dame

The Summit will formally launch the new Notre Dame Stewardship & Sustainability Network, which aims to deepen connectivity and collaboration among faculty, students, alumni and friends with a passion for stewardship and sustainability, and to strengthen Notre Dame’s impact as a global platform for these values. The Summit will be an opportunity for us to reengage with our commitment as change agents, cultivate mentoring relationships to foster future leaders, and chart a bold vision for Notre Dame leadership in stewardship and sustainability.

Program highlights include:

  • Opening keynote address by President Emeritus Rev. Edward “Monk” Malloy, C.S.C.
  • Collaborative development of Network structure and goals to maximize our collective impact and support Notre Dame’s leadership in global sustainability
  • Teaching and Learning Values-Based Leadership, facilitated by Mary Gentile Ph.D., Director of Giving Voice to Values
  • Mentoring sessions with Notre Dame students seeking careers in sustainability
  • Mass at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Please RSVP by March 21st. Contact us with questions or comments at To join the network, connect on LinkedIn or email

In Notre Dame,

Erin Fitzgerald Sexson ‘99
Bill Jordan ‘85
John Whalen ‘77
Mary Gentile
Rachel Novick

Summit Co-Chairs