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Glove Recycling at Jordan Hall of Science

Glove Recycling at Jordan Hall of Science

Allen Utterback, Assistant Director of Facilities for the College of Science, was at a supplier conference in 2015 when something in the corner of his eye caught his attention. 

New Faculty Member: Emily Tsui

New Faculty Member: Emily Tsui

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Emily Tsui will be joining the faculty at Notre Dame as an Assistant Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry this summer. Dr. Tsui is currently completing a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Washington with Prof. Daniel Gamelin, studying the surface chemistry and photophysics...

College of Science students and alumni receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

College of Science students and alumni receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowships

The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently announced the winners of the 2017 Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). Overall, 15 Notre Dame students, affiliates, and alumni won the prestigious award. Among this decorated cohort are five current College of Science undergraduate and graduate students and four alumni. The fellowship was designed...

ACMS graduates offer words of wisdom to current students

ACMS graduates offer words of wisdom to current students

Last Tuesday, April 3, the Applied Computational Mathematics and Statistics Department sponsored a panel of five recent ACMS graduates to return to campus and pass on advice to current majors. Students had the opportunity to ask questions about what the graduates did on campus, what they wish they would have...

Notre Dame Professor Siyuan Zhang wins CTSI grant

Notre Dame Professor Siyuan Zhang wins CTSI grant

  Siyuan Zhang, Nancy Dee Assistant Professor of Cancer Research, Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences and affiliated member of Harper Cancer Research Institute at the University of Notre Dame, recently won a grant from the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute (CTSI). Awarded Pilot Funding for Research Use of Core...

Irish to Host Annual

Irish to Host Annual "Daughters for Dads"

Megan Golden | April 1, 2017 The No. 12 University of Notre Dame women’s lacrosse team will hold their annual Daughters for Dads fundraiser at Noon ET on Sunday, when they host No. 2 North Carolina at Arlotta Stadium. The Saint Joseph Health System will donate $25 to Harper Cancer...

Researchers track Perfluorinated Chemicals in the Body

Researchers track Perfluorinated Chemicals in the Body

New research in the journal Environmental Science & Technology Letters shows scientists have developed a method to track perfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS) in the body. PFAS are potentially toxic chemicals found in stain-resistant products, nonstick cookware, fire-fighting foams and — most recently — fast food wrappers.