Justin R. Crepp, associate professor of physics at Notre Dame, will appear in an episode of “Space’s Deepest Secrets” on Monday, Nov. 19. The hour-long program airs weekly at 10 p.m. Eastern on the Science Channel.
A new report published on October 31 reveals that stipulations in Colombia’s Peace Accord centered on gender equality and women’s rights are being implemented, but more slowly than other provisions within the accord. The report was published by Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies, in collaboration with the Swedish Embassy, the Women’s International Democratic Federation (FDIM) and UN Women.
This week, Notre Dame graduate student Shreejan Shrestha travels to Dubai to present his work in the Global Grad Show, taking place Nov. 12-17. Organized in partnership with the Investment Corporation of Dubai, the Global Grad Show is Dubai Design Week’s signature event, featuring 150 innovative projects and inventions selected for their potential to improve conditions for a variety of communities. Shrestha, who is a third-year industrial design student in the master of fine arts (MFA) program, is showcasing a piece called “Arclite.”
Notre Dame’s commitment to internationalization continues to be recognized on a national level, as the University moves up in the rankings for study abroad participation. The Institute of International Education ranks Notre Dame second among doctorate-granting universities for undergraduate participation during 2016-2017. By the time they graduate, 73.7 percent of Notre Dame undergraduate students will have participated in study abroad.
With a Side of Knowledge is a podcast produced by the Office of the Provost at the University of Notre Dame. The third episode of season two, “On Photography and When Lightning Strikes,” was released Thursday, Nov. 15, and features Notre Dame photographer Matt Cashore.
Nonprofit, governmental and educational leaders from across the South Bend-Elkhart region learned about measuring impact, harnessing data and fostering positive change as part of the Fall Nonprofit Breakfast Series “Nonprofit Program Evaluation” at Notre Dame.
In a dedication ceremony Friday, Nov. 9, Notre Dame will formally recognize Matthew and Joyce Walsh for the $33 million lead gift that has made possible a new home for the School of Architecture.
Researchers from Notre Dame will contribute expertise to a pilot project to create a model and strategic plan for a Cyberinfrastructure Center of Excellence, helping to establish best practices for cyberinfrastructure development that can then be applied to the National Science Foundation’s large research facilities.
A new paper by Notre Dame’s Peter Kelly takes a rigorous look at the predictive power of insider trading—not the illegal kind, which is based on access to information not in the public domain, but the normal trading activities of corporate executives.
William P. and Hazel B. White Professor of English
At every home football game, the provost will recognize a different member of the 2018 Notre Dame All-Faculty Team. The honoree for the Nov. 10 game vs. Florida State was Laura Walls from the College of Arts and Letters.