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Air Force flyover for Notre Dame vs. New Mexico game

Author: Erin Blasko

The four United States Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt IIs from Ft. Wayne, Indiana, will perform a ceremonial flyover during the pre-game activities of the Notre Dame and New Mexico football game Saturday (Sept. 14).

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Center for Social Science Research announces new director

Author: Brandi Wampler

Leading quantitative social science researcher from the University of Glasgow, Brian Fogarty, has been named the new director of the Center for Social Science Research within the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Research Computing.

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New book charts the rise and fall of John Zahm, C.S.C., vice president of Notre Dame

Author: Notre Dame Press News

In this recently published book, Faith and Science at Notre Dame: John Zahm, Evolution, and the Catholic Church, John P. Slattery tells a new and fuller story of the Rev. John Augustine Zahm, C.S.C., (1851–1921) and his quest to prove the compatibility of late nineteenth-century evolutionary science and Roman Catholicism.

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Three Indiana research universities to collaborate with industry to solve critical measurement science challenges in new NSF-funded center

Author: Brandi Wampler

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Powering everything from the development of new drugs and medical devices to the detection of dangerous chemicals, measurement science is a multi-billion-dollar industry that is key to both U.S. and international economies. With a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), researchers from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana University, and Purdue University have formed a new center that will work to solve ongoing and emerging industry-relevant challenges in measurement science. 

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Compassionate care: It’s a science and not a “soft skill,” researcher’s new book shows

Author: Deanna Csomo McCool

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“I witnessed some caregivers who were wonderful and some who were much less skilled with people,” said Vachon, now the John G. Sheedy, M.D., Director of the Ruth M. Hillebrand Center for Compassionate Care in Medicine. Vachon’s upcoming book, How Doctors Care: The Science of Compassion and Balanced Caring in Medicine will be released September 5 by Cognella Academic Publishing.

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