News » Archives » August 2021

What is the key for data scientists? AT&T executives say it’s communication

What is the key for data scientists? AT&T executives say it’s communication

Becoming an effective data scientist requires more than just having skills in statistics, mathematics, and computer programming. It also involves good communication skills with a dose of ethics thrown in, executives from AT&T recently told two cohorts of University of Notre Dame data science master’s degree students.

Rohr named a finalist in MIT Solve Challenge

Rohr named a finalist in MIT Solve Challenge

Jason Rohr, Galla Professor and Chair of the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame, has been named a finalist in MIT’s Solve Challenge in the Health Security & Pandemics Challenge category.

Notre Dame Physics REU program celebrates 35 years

Notre Dame Physics REU program celebrates 35 years

Now in its 35th year, the Notre Dame Physics Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program welcomed 32 students, 15 funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), to campus this summer. The 10-week program is the country's longest-running continuously funded REU program.

REDI-NET initiative to prevent infectious disease outbreaks

REDI-NET initiative to prevent infectious disease outbreaks

The University of Notre Dame launched the first phase of the Remote Emerging Disease Intelligence NETwork (REDI-NET), an initiative that aims to address surveillance needs to detect, predict, and contain emerging infectious diseases of human health relevance in near-real time.