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Two Notre Dame graduate students receive DOE fellowships focused on clean nuclear energy

Two Notre Dame graduate students receive DOE fellowships focused on clean nuclear energy

    Teagan Sweet and Frances Zengotita have received graduate fellowships from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) through the Office of Nuclear Energy’s Integrated University Program. The fellowships support graduate studies, research, and an internship at a DOE National Laboratory or other approved research facility. A total of 31...

Paul Bohn receives the 2022 Reilley Award in Electroanalytical Chemistry

Paul Bohn receives the 2022 Reilley Award in Electroanalytical Chemistry

Paul Bohn, Arthur J. Schmitt Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, has been named the 2022 recipient of the Charles N. Reilley Award from the Society of Electroanalytical Chemistry (SEAC).

Out of the “Shadow”

Out of the “Shadow”

Most people who shadow can’t delve into how doctors think, and are exposed to only one type of medicine. Also, if a doctor had a busy day, it can be difficult to ask questions or get advice. In 2020, the practice came to a screeching halt anyway because of the...

Undergraduate team places as finalists in NASA competition

Undergraduate team places as finalists in NASA competition

A team of University of Notre Dame undergraduate students' 55-page proposal led them to the finalist round of the NASA Student Payload Opportunity with Citizen Science (SPOCS) competition, which invited students from across the country to design experiments to send to space.

32 students and alumni earn NSF fellowships or honorable mentions

32 students and alumni earn NSF fellowships or honorable mentions

The National Science Foundation has awarded scholarships to 22 University of Notre Dame students and alumni as part of the 2021 Graduate Research Fellowship Program, with an additional 10 students and alumni singled out for honorable mention for the award.

Pandemic is pushing women in STEM ‘past the point of no return’

Pandemic is pushing women in STEM ‘past the point of no return’

During a virtual briefing held by the Women in STEM Caucus and The Science Coalition, Patricia Clark, the Rev. John Cardinal O’Hara, C.S.C., Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Notre Dame, said that women in science are being pushed past the point of no return due to the ongoing strain of...