This is a weekly newsletter for faculty and staff at Notre Dame.
This is a weekly newsletter for faculty and staff at Notre Dame.
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Health & Safety 

All hands on deck to fight the coronavirus

It's lunchtime in the Duncan Student Center, but it's virtually empty. Students are mostly in their residence halls, attending class through laptop computer screens. University President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., announced last Tuesday that in-person instruction would be suspended for undergraduates for two weeks to tamp down the rapid spread of the coronavirus. For the 375 Building Services staff members and others across the University, it's all hands on deck to keep campus safe for students. (More...)
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Academy 

ACE teachers prepared for a different school year

When the ACE Teaching Fellows posed for this photo on campus, there were noticiable differences from the previous year. The pandemic may have affected some things, but it didn't stop these teachers from learning how to make a difference in the classroom. (More...)
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Research 

$40M federal award to improve global education outcomes

The Pulte Institute for Global Development, along with the Institute for Educational Initiatives (IEI) and its Global Center for the Developent of the Whole Child, received funding to work toward improving education in a number of low-to-middle income countries. (More...)
This award represents a major milestone for the University of Notre Dame in its continued growth as a leader in international educational development research and practice,” said Neil Boothby, founding director of the Global Center for the Development of the Whole Child within IEI. 
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Community

Young Professionals Summit Week returns for 3rd year

The South Bend Regional Chamber, in partnership with the University of Notre Dame, presents YP Summit 2020, a hybrid of in-person and online sessions covering professional development, inspiration, motivation and connection. Karrah Herring, director of public affairs, will be presenting a session as well as opening remarks at the four-day event. (More...)
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Diversity & Inclusion

Virtual ThinkND series takes on cultural awareness

A new fall online series offered by the University of Notre Dame Alumni Association explores the concepts underlying effective communications that strike deeply into the core of our very identities — customs, ethnicities and a wide range of other factors that help to explain why we behave the way we do. (More...)

Sustainability

Ground broken for solar project

Ground was recently broken for a $37 million solar project which will provide clean energy credits equal to 10 percent of Notre Dame’s total demand for electricity. (More...)

Resources

Fall OIT classes begin

Whether you are working on campus or remotely, improve your skills with classes like Qualtrics, Photoshop or InDesign. Pressed for time? There's a class for that too. (More...)
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