The donated equipment, representing excess and available items from labs that are now in temporary hibernation because of the coronavirus, includes thousands of gloves, face masks, face shields, isolation gowns, hoods/paper head covers and bodysuits.
Treating patients and families of those with rare diseases takes a gentle touch, persistence, a willingness to listen and additional time, according to four medical professionals who spoke recently about clinical care at the 11th Annual Conference on Advancing Rare Disease Research, Therapy and Patient Advocacy.
The initiative, entitled Zoom Back Camera, is an ad hoc movie club that encourages cinephiles to watch specific films on their own time and later join scheduled online discussions to share thoughts and learn more about the film.
The project is an effort to combat the rise of coordinated social media campaigns to incite violence, sew discord and threaten the integrity of democratic elections.
Researchers at the University of Notre Dame recently developed an all-optical tabletop technique, called infrared photothermal heterodyne imaging (IR-PHI), that beats normal infrared microscopes by overcoming limitations caused by how tightly light can be focused.
Wednesday, March 18, Father Jenkins announced the suspension of in-person classes would last the rest of the semester. These are unprecedented decisions for a University that prides itself on learning and living in community.
In their recent article in the Journal of Evolutionary Biology, which was featured on the cover, Dervis Can Vural, assistant professor in the Department of Physics, and fifth-year graduate student Gurdip Uppal incorporated physical principles into evolutionary game theory to answer some of fundamental biological questions of evolution.
McChesney, former FBI executive assistant director and a leading expert in addressing the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse and coverup crisis, will receive the University of Notre Dame’s 2020 Laetare Medal.
Twenty-two trees on Notre Dame’s campus, out of 40 trees from throughout the county, were recently honored through the St. Joseph County Parks Big Tree program for 2019.
Staff have spent the week packing up student books and other requested items to send home before remote classes begin next week
Marie Lynn Miranda, the former provost of Rice University and a distinguished scholar in the field of children’s environmental health, has been elected the Charles and Jill Fischer Provost of the University of Notre Dame by its Board of Trustees.
As the University of Notre Dame seeks to protect the health and well-being of the campus community and beyond, many upcoming major University events have been canceled.
James Hentig, a doctoral student from the Department of Biological Sciences, won the 2020 Notre Dame Graduate School Shaheen Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT®) on Thursday, March 5 on the stage in Jordan Auditorium in the Mendoza College of Business.
In the face of the continuing threat of the novel coronavirus, and to mitigate its impact on campus, University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., announced a suspension of all in-person classes on campus.
All in-person Pre-Med Interviews will now be conducted by phone due to the update on the Coronavirus from Rev. John I. Jenkins. If you have an upcoming interview or meeting with Fr. Foster, Dr. Kathleen Kolberg, or Dr. Susan Gursky this interview will be conducted by phone. …