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Lannon Receives NSF CAREER Award

Lannon Receives NSF CAREER Award

  Kevin Lannon, an assistant professor in the Department of Physics, has received a 2010 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program award of $500,000 over five years. The award is the agency’s most prestigious aimed at supporting the early career development of scholars who integrate research and...

University of Notre Dame SIFE Team Wins Regional Competition

University of Notre Dame SIFE Team Wins Regional Competition

On March 24, 2010, the inaugural University of Notre Dame SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise) team competed at the SIFE USA Regional Competition at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel in Cleveland, Ohio, where they were awarded both Rookie of the Year and Regional Champion (League #4) titles. The event was one...

Katie Washington Named 2010 Valedictorian

Katie Washington Named 2010 Valedictorian

Katie Washington, a biological sciences major from Gary, Ind., has been named valedictorian of the 2010 University of Notre Dame graduating class and will present the valedictory address during Commencement exercises May 16 (Sunday) in Notre Dame stadium.

Aprahamian appointed to South Dakota Science Authority

Aprahamian appointed to South Dakota Science Authority

Governor Michael Rounds has appointed Ani Aprahamian, professor of experimental nuclear physics at Notre Dame, to the South Dakota Science and Technology Authority. South Dakota is the home of the Deep Underground Science and Engineering Lab (DUSEL). Aprahamian, an internationally recognized physicist, is a fellow of the American Physical Society...