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Biologist Mary Ann McDowell named Jefferson Science Fellow

Biologist Mary Ann McDowell named Jefferson Science Fellow

The Jefferson Science Fellowship Program is designed to further build capacity for science, technology and engineering expertise with the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

Air Force flyover for Notre Dame vs. New Mexico game

Air Force flyover for Notre Dame vs. New Mexico game

The four United States Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt IIs from Ft. Wayne, Indiana, will perform a ceremonial flyover during the pre-game activities of the Notre Dame and New Mexico football game Saturday (Sept. 14).

Center for Social Science Research announces new director

Center for Social Science Research announces new director

Leading quantitative social science researcher from the University of Glasgow, Brian Fogarty, has been named the new director of the Center for Social Science Research within the University of Notre Dame’s Center for Research Computing.

New book charts the rise and fall of John Zahm, C.S.C., vice president of Notre Dame

New book charts the rise and fall of John Zahm, C.S.C., vice president of Notre Dame

In this recently published book, Faith and Science at Notre Dame: John Zahm, Evolution, and the Catholic Church, John P. Slattery tells a new and fuller story of the Rev. John Augustine Zahm, C.S.C., (1851–1921) and his quest to prove the compatibility of late nineteenth-century evolutionary science and Roman Catholicism.

Three Indiana research universities to collaborate with industry to solve critical measurement science challenges in new NSF-funded center

Three Indiana research universities to collaborate with industry to solve critical measurement science challenges in new NSF-funded center

Powering everything from the development of new drugs and medical devices to the detection of dangerous chemicals, measurement science is a multi-billion-dollar industry that is key to both U.S. and international economies. With a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), researchers from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana University,...

Notre Dame Energy Week aims to raise awareness and address critical issues in energy

Notre Dame Energy Week aims to raise awareness and address critical issues in energy

The 13th annual Notre Dame Energy Week will provide educational events focused on the latest topics and issues in sustainable energy. Coordinated by ND Energy’s Student Energy Board, Energy Week kicks off Monday, Sept. 9, and runs through Friday, Sept. 13, with various activities for students, faculty, staff, and the...

Assistant biology professor’s research focuses on malaria

Assistant biology professor’s research focuses on malaria

Assistant professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and the Eck Institute for Global Health Cristian Koepfli researches carriers of malaria, who may transmit one of the world's deadliest diseases without even knowing they have the tricky-to-detect parasite.