The award from the Department of Defense will help fund the expensive studies required before the compound can be given approval by the FDA to be tested on people.
Six sculptures by Notre Dame professor Rev. Austin Collins, C.S.C., have been installed in roundabouts in South Bend as part of a pilot aimed at adding color and vibrancy to the city and sparking conversation around public art.
Believing in climate change has no effect on whether or not coastal homeowners are protecting their homes from climate change-related hazards, according to a new study funded by Notre Dame’s Global Adaptation Initiative (ND-GAIN).
Researchers from Notre Dame have identified a pair of proteins believed to be critical for spreading, or metastasizing, breast cancer to bone.
With a Side of Knowledge is a podcast produced by the Office of the Provost at the University of Notre Dame. The sixth episode of the show’s third season, “On ‘How Charts Lie’ and Increasing Graphicacy,” was released Thursday, Oct. 10, and features Alberto Cairo, associate professor and the Knight Chair in Visual Journalism at the University of Miami’s School of Communication.
A team led by Suman Datta, the Stinson Professor of Nanotechnology at Notre Dame, has successfully demonstrated the hardware for low-power compact nano-oscillators for use in mobile robotics and prosthetics for spinal cord injuries.
Cody Smith, the Elizabeth and Michael Gallagher Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences at Notre Dame, has been granted a highly competitive National Institutes of Health Director’s New Innovator Award that will allow him to perform bold research that has the potential to impact a broad area of science.
Notre Dame political scientist Jeff Harden is part of a multidisciplinary research team awarded a National Science Foundation Convergence Accelerator grant to create a hub that will make it easier to access and analyze data from states on public policy and economic and social outcomes.
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At every home football game, the provost will recognize a different member of the 2019 Notre Dame All-Faculty Team. The honoree for the Oct. 5 game vs. Bowling Green was Cindy S. Bergeman from the College of Arts and Letters.
Mary Ann McDowell, associate professor of biological sciences and faculty of the Eck Institute for Global Health at Notre Dame, has been named a 2019-20 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).