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Notre Dame makes historic compensation investment, surpassing $75 million

Notre Dame makes historic compensation investment, surpassing $75 million

Citing the perseverance and extraordinary contributions by members of the University of Notre Dame community over the past two years, President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., today announced a historic $25 million commitment to increase the base compensation for eligible hourly and salary University staff, faculty and student workers.

Six Notre Dame faculty receive prestigious NSF early career awards

Six Notre Dame faculty receive prestigious NSF early career awards

Six researchers, including one in the College of Science, at the University of Notre Dame have received the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) most prestigious award for early career researchers. Since 2014, Notre Dame faculty have earned 61 of these nationally competitive awards.

Lymphatics help ‘seed’ early brain cells in zebrafish

Lymphatics help ‘seed’ early brain cells in zebrafish

A recent paper in Nature Neuroscience by University of Notre Dame biologist Cody J. Smith demonstrated how lymphatics — which remove waste from the rest of the body — are also associated with microglia and brain development in zebrafish.

Schnell receives Arthur Winfree Prize

Schnell receives Arthur Winfree Prize

The Society for Mathematical Biology (SMB) has selected Santiago Schnell, William K. Warren Foundation Dean of the College of Science, as the recipient of the 2023 Arthur Winfree Prize. The Arthur Winfree Prize is one of two premier prizes in theoretical and mathematical biology, the other is the Akira Okubo...