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Notre Dame releases climate vulnerability assessment of more than 270 US cities

Author: Jessica Sieff

Researchers at Notre Dame have completed a two-year assessment of the current climate risks of more than 270 U.S. cities. The result is the Urban Adaptation Assessment, an open-source, free measurement and analysis tool that explores a city’s ability to adapt and readiness for adaptation to climate change.

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Notre Dame’s new one-year graduate business degree focuses on nonprofit leadership

Author: Carol Elliott

Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business has launched a new graduate degree program designed to develop nonprofit leaders skilled in business. The Notre Dame Master of Nonprofit Administration (MNA), offered by Nonprofit Professional Development at Mendoza, is a one-year, residential program intended for those desiring to enter the nonprofit sector directly out of college or a post-college nonprofit placement, such as the Peace Corps or Teach for America.

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Notre Dame Provost Tom Burish addresses Notre Dame Club of India in Mumbai

Author: Ted Fox

As part of his visit to India this week, Notre Dame Provost Thomas G. Burish spoke to a gathering of approximately 60 members of the Notre Dame Club of India in Mumbai. Burish, who is in the country to further develop Notre Dame’s ties to it, focused his remarks on the University’s interest in admitting more students from India, noting that they currently represent the fastest-growing group of international students at Notre Dame.

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Season 2 premiere of With a Side of Knowledge podcast features Pulitzer-winner Marilynne Robinson

Author: Ted Fox

With a Side of Knowledge is a podcast produced by the Office of the Provost at the University of Notre Dame. The show’s season two premiere, “On Writing and Saying Something True,” was released Thursday, Oct. 18, and features Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson, professor emerita at the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

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