Upcoming Events

Our Universe Revealed: What's the Most Common Hospital Infection? It's not what you may think...

Tuesday, October 11, 2022, -

St. Joe County Public Library, 304 S. Main St., South Bend

Ana Lidia Flores-Mireles, Ph.D. Hawk Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences University of Notre Dame Urinary catheters are flexible tubes that help to empty patients’ bladders, and catheterization is a common procedure in hospitals and nursing homes. However, placement of a catheter often causes urinary tract infection, which is the most...

NDCAN Lecture Series:

NDCAN Lecture Series: "Precision Health, Therapeutics, and Diagnostics at the Berthiaume Institute for Precision Health", Prakash Nallathamby, Ph.D.

Saturday, October 15, 2022, -

Jordan Hall of Science, Auditorium 105

Professor Nallathamby's interdisciplinary research is at the interface of chemistry, materials science, chemical engineering, and biological systems on the micro/nanoscale. Current interests include label-free targeting of cancer cells, label-free cell-specific gene editing, and off-the-shelf CAR-T cells for cancer immunotherapy. He has over 14 years of experience in the synthesis of...

Science Exploration Series: The Science of Wine

Science Exploration Series: The Science of Wine

Saturday, October 22, 2022, -

101 Jordan Hall of Science

Holly Goodson, professor in the Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, will talk about the science of wine. Her talk is preceeded by a tour of the Museum of Biodiversity, 102 Jordan Hall of Science, from 9-11 a.m.  …

NDCAN Lecture Series:

NDCAN Lecture Series: "Disseminated Breast Cancer Cells 'Reduce Reuse Recycle' to Survive in the Metastatic Microenvironment", Erin Howe, Ph.D.

Saturday, October 22, 2022, -

Jordan Hall of Science, Auditorium 105

Dr. Erin N. Howe is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and the Harper Cancer Research Institute at the University of Notre Dame. Her research focuses on understanding the role that protein trafficking plays in controlling cancer cell adaptation to the metastatic site and immune recognition of...

Nuclear Physics Seminar:  Prof. Christian Drischler, FRIB/MSU

Nuclear Physics Seminar: Prof. Christian Drischler, FRIB/MSU

Monday, October 24, 2022, -

127 Nieuwland Science Hall

In this talk, Professor Drischler will discuss recent developments in infinite nuclear matter calculations based on chiral effective field theory with quantified uncertainties and their implications for the neutron star structure. He will also discuss how systematic uncertainties in density functional constraints for the empirical saturation point can be estimated using Bayesian machine learning to...

"Unsettling Climate and Energy" by Steven Koonin

Wednesday, November 2, 2022, -

118 Nieuwland Science Hall

Steven E. Koonin, founding Director of NYU’s Center for Urban Science and Progress, led the Center from 2012 until 2018. The consortium of academic, corporate, and government partners pursued research and education activities to develop and demonstrate informatics technologies for urban problems in the “living laboratory” of New York City. Prior...

Science Exploration Series: Women in Science

Science Exploration Series: Women in Science

Saturday, November 5, 2022, -

101 Jordan Hall of Science

Panel discussion describing women's roles in science at Notre Dame, and research by women in different graduate programs in science. Join us before the talk in the Museum of Biodiversity, Jordan Hall of Science (across from Jordan 101) from 9-11 a.m. to check out the specimens in the museum!

Virtues and Vocations presents Stephen Trzeciak:

Virtues and Vocations presents Stephen Trzeciak: "Kindness, Compassion, & Medicine"

Monday, November 7, 2022, -

Virtual Webinar

Virtues & Vocations is a national forum for scholars and practitioners across disciplines to consider how best to cultivate character in pre-professional and professional education. On November 7, we are excited to welcome Physician and author of Compassionomics and Wonder Drug, Stephen Trzeciak, MD.

The Christmas Lecture & Reception

The Christmas Lecture & Reception

Friday, December 2, 2022, -

Jordan Hall of Science 105 & Galleria

Jordan Ellenberg   About The Christmas Lecture The Christmas Lecture presented by the College of Science aims to inspire in general audiences from age 5 to 105 the curiosity and wonder of scientific inquiry. Modeled after the Royal Institution’s Christmas Lecture…