This year’s winners boast cutting-edge research accomplishments in their fields, as well as notable publication records, national recognition, talent for teaching and mentorship, and dedication to the community.
Indiana is in the bottom 10 states for infant mortality with a 2016 infant mortality rate (IMR) of 7.5. This means more than seven children die out of every 1,000 births. Unfortunately, St. Joseph County’s IMR was even higher, with an 8.2 IMR average from 2012 to 2016. To better understand...
The “yard sale” of student donations, surplus furniture and apparel, will be held on June 9 (Saturday) at the St. Joseph County 4-H Fairgrounds, 5117 Ironwood Road, South Bend.
The Honors Calculus I and II courses are not for the faint of heart. Even the class description serves as a warning: “This is not your high school Calculus course…whether you have had calculus or not, this course will challenge you in many ways.” But the Math Bunker tutoring program bridges...
From poster sessions to presentations, the College of Science Joint Annual Meeting (COS-JAM) on May 4, 2018, showcased the depth of undergraduate research completed by students within the fields of science and engineering.
Student athletes at Notre Dame have been training for peak performance since the days of Knute Rockne. And now, the University’s 750 athletes have the backing of technology and data science, thanks to a unique collaboration between the College of Science ACMS department and Athletics.
In a new study, physicists at the University of Notre Dame examined how the mechanical properties of an environment may shape the social evolution of microbial populations.
On Friday, May 18, 2018, more than 50 seniors were honored during The Dean’s Awards luncheon held in the Jordan Hall of Science Galleria.
Rosângela Moro, who accompanied her husband, Judge Sergio Moro, to the University of Notre Dame for his commencement address to the graduating class of 2018, spoke with faculty and staff May 21, 2018, to learn about the University’s research and outreach programs related to rare and neglected diseases.
The College of Engineering, College of Science, and Notre Dame Research are jointly celebrating the Alumni Association’s Annual Reunion with an event on Friday, June 1, 2018. The festivities will be held in the new McCourtney Hall and will feature fun STEM themed food, drinks, and participatory activities.
Nearly 300 sixth, seventh and eighth-grade girls attended the 21st Annual Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) Conference April 28 at Notre Dame. EYH is a national organization begun in 1974 by a group of scientists in San Francisco concerned that women were underrepresented in the math and science fields.
College of Science students Andrew Grose and Harisa Spahic are the Notre Dame Class of 2018 valedictorian and salutatorian. Though both plan to become physicians, the paths toward their shared goals reflect the diversity not only of the students, but also of the opportunities found throughout the University.
A blend of dedication to the community and a joyful work ethic landed two science professors in the spotlight as they were inducted into the 2018 Michiana Forty under 40 class.
Four University of Notre Dame students, including three within the College of Science, have been selected as Gilman Scholars for the summer 2018 academic cycle.
Twenty-six students have been announced as awardees of the Naughton Fellowships for 2018. The research fellowships were awarded to undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. students from the University of Notre Dame and from four universities in Ireland. This year’s winners from Notre Dame represent three Notre Dame Colleges and Schools, including the Colleges...
Twenty University faculty members have received Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, and three have been honored with Dockweiler Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising.
The Center for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine announces the recipients of the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships
Through the generosity of several donors, the Center for Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine is able to provide summer research fellowships to six outstanding Notre Dame undergraduates this summer.
The Notre Dame Faculty Award for 2018 has been bestowed upon Umesh Garg, professor of physics.
People showing virtually no symptoms are likely the primary source of dengue fever, according to new research published in PLOS Pathogens. Nearly 400 million people each year are infected with dengue virus, which is transmitted through mosquitoes.
Andrew Grose, a native of Sheboygan, Wisconsin, has been named valedictorian and Harisa Spahić, a Granger native and Penn High School graduate is salutatorian.
Seventeen area teams were awarded more than $400,000 in cash and in-kind prizes at the 2018 McCloskey New Venture Competition on Friday, April 27.
On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 the Notre Dame Integrated Imaging Facility (NDIIF) will host its annual Midwest Imaging and Microanalysis Workshop at the McKenna Conference Center. The event will feature presentations from faculty across the region, including Purdue University, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and the University of Michigan....
Eck Institute for Global Health affiliated undergraduates present research at Annual Meeting of the Minds Conference
Two students closely affiliated with the Eck Institute for Global Health (EIGH) were selected by the Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement (CUSE) to present their research at the 13th annual Atlantic Coast Conference Meeting of the Minds conference in April at Boston College.
The Department of Physics at the University of Notre Dame inducted 13 undergraduate physics majors and one faculty member into Sigma Pi Sigma on Friday, April 27.