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Research to improve sanitation in Africa gets $1 million boost

Author: Elizabeth Rankin

Molly Lipscomb, assistant professor of economics at Notre Dame, and colleagues from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, hope to increase the accessibility of sanitation technology in poor neighborhoods in Dakar, Senegal. Their two-year research project is supported by a more than $1 million grant to Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA) from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.

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Professor joins leading scholars for second seminar of the Catholic-Muslim Forum

Author: Susan Good

Paolo Carozza, professor of law at Notre Dame, participated in the second seminar of the Catholic-Muslim Forum on Nov. 21 and 23, held at the site of Jesus’ baptism in Jordan. Carozza was one of 24 Catholics invited to attend the seminar by the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue.

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Notre Dame, Purdue and GE Healthcare partner on "ultra low" radiation-dose, high clarity CT technology

Author: William G. Gilroy

Notre Dame, Purdue University and GE Healthcare have announced the commercial availability of a new CT scanning technology, called Veo™, that enables physicians to diagnose patients with high clarity images at previously unattainable low radiation dose levels.

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