Campus news for faculty and staff
Campus news for faculty and staff
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Campus news for faculty and staff
University of Notre Dame
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Dome Regild 

The heart of Notre Dame

The history of the Main Building tells the story of the University. View historical documents and read about a great fire and the buildings rebirth.
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Dome Regild (photo essay)

Gilding Mary

Gilding is an age-old technique in which a very thin sheet of gold, or other metal leaf, is applied to a surface. Measuring a mere 3 microns in thickness, the gold leaf is finer than a single strand of hair. Read how gilders prep and gild the 17-foot statue of Our Lady atop the Golden Dome. 
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NDHR announces 2023 Presidential Award winners

From University Enterprises and Events to OIT and Athletics to NDPD, find out which staff colleagues are being honored with Presidential Awards.
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Notre Dame Magazine 

Halfway there: The intricate process of moving to the new art museum

Associate Editor Margaret Fosmoe documents the move from the Snite Museum to the Raclin Murphy Museum of Art, opening this November.
ND in the News

Homelessness prevention proves more effective than retroactive action  

David Phillips, a research professor of economics in the Wilson Sheehan Lab for Economic Opportunities and a fellow in the Fitzgerald Institute for Real Estate, spoke with KCBS Radios Liz Saint John about his recent study on homelessness prevention. Listen to the interview here.


Alumni assist with University-backed Habitat project

Wanting to preserve access to affordable housing in South Bend, Notre Dame in January partnered with Habitat for Humanity of St. Joseph County to build as many as seven new homes in the city over the next five years, beginning directly south of campus in the Northeast Neighborhood.
Summus Master Classes Beginning August 9
Word to the Wise


Word to the Wise

Enter to win prizes by playing August’s Word to the Wise from Risk Management and Safety.
Click the picture above to guess this month’s five-letter word. Here’s the clue: Safety could be in the palm of your hand!
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June’s Word to the Wise winner

Erik Oswald, graduate career consultant for the professional master programs in the Meruelo Family Center for Career Development, is the June Word to the Wise Winner. The photo above features Risk Management and Safety team members TJ Whittenhall, radiation safety officer; Amanda Snyder, assistant director, laboratory safety; Anna Belote, senior director; Oswald; Randy Crist, assistant director, safety; Erin Hafner, assistant director, environmental and health; and Eric Doland, associate director, compliance assurance. Play Word to the Wise here. 
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