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Astrophysicist Bennett’s project rated top priority research activity

Astrophysicist Bennett’s project rated top priority research activity

A research project headed by University of Notre Dame astrophysicist David Bennett that is aimed at discovering Earth-mass planets has been named part of the top priority space-based research project for the next decade in a new report by the National Research Council (NRC).…

Undergraduate Researches Ugandan Healthcare

Undergraduate Researches Ugandan Healthcare

Bill Flavin, an undergraduate student in biochemistry at Notre Dame, was given the opportunity to conduct research in Uganda this summer. His three-week research project was funded and organized in partnership with the Ford Family Program in Human Development Studies and Solidarity as part of the Kellogg Institute for International...

High School Teachers Gain Research Experience at Notre Dame

High School Teachers Gain Research Experience at Notre Dame

  High school teachers who participated in the 2010 Research Experience for Teachers (RET) at Notre Dame presented their work to each other and participating high school students in the Jordan Hall of Science on July 30. The students gave poster presentations on their work. RET brings teachers to campus...

Notre Dame biologist believes Florida dengue cases merit close attention

Notre Dame biologist believes Florida dengue cases merit close attention

A new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report presents evidence that dengue fever, largely absent from the United States for decades, has reemerged in Florida. David Severson, a University of Notre Dame biologist and director of the University’s Eck Institute for Global Health…