Record number of Notre Dame students awarded Gilman Scholarships to study abroad
A record 53 University of Notre Dame students were awarded Gilman Scholarships during the 2022-23 academic year, encompassing the fall, spring and upcoming summer terms.
Partnership with Ukrainian Catholic University recognized with Heiskell Award
In recognition for its support of Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU), the University of Notre Dame has been awarded the 2023 Institute of International Education (IIE) Heiskell Award for Strategic Partnerships.
Kristen Friday named valedictorian; Miguel Coste selected salutatorian
Kristen Friday of Pittsburgh has been named valedictorian and Miguel Coste from Tampa has been selected salutatorian of the 2023 University of Notre Dame graduating class.
“Bearing witness to their existence”: Panel discussion of a Ukrainian war poem in translation
A recent panel discussion centered on Halyna Kruk's poem “мама” in three languages--Ukrainian, English, and Irish. Read about how each panelist encountered this moving poem from their unique perspective and language.
Maria Mercedes Salmon named director of Mexico City Global Center
Notre Dame International is excited to announce that Maria Mercedes Salmon has been appointed director of the University of Notre Dame’s Global Center in Mexico.
Junior Michelle Kwok named 2023 Goldwater Scholar
University of Notre Dame junior Michelle Kwok has been named a 2023 Goldwater Scholar in recognition of her exceptional promise as a future research leader in the natural sciences, engineering and mathematics.
Law students from Ukrainian Catholic University learning at Notre Dame this spring
This semester, Notre Dame Law School is hosting three law students from UCU — Adriana Hrytsyna, Solomiia Humen, and Vitaliia Mahas. They are part of a group of 18 UCU students, including 15 undergraduates, hosted by the University of Notre Dame this spring.
Junior Kendra Lyimo named 2023 Beinecke Scholar
As a Beinecke Scholar, Lyimo plans to study art and art history with the goal of advancing scholarship around East African art and its ideas and expanding access to East African art through teaching and outreach.
Spring break course designed by Professor Patrick Corrigan brings students to London to learn about international capital markets
A group of Notre Dame Law School students spent a week during spring break visiting banks, legal and financial firms, and academic institutions in London to see the practice and regulation of international capital markets.
NDI encourages students, staff, faculty and alumni of its worldwide community to participate in Global Day of Action
On April 19, 2023, members of the Notre Dame global community will respond to Laudato Si's call to respond to the global challenges of climate crisis, biodiversity loss, and ecological sustainability.
Design for emergency: Notre Dame professor partners with international team to explore how to help communities prepare for disasters
Clinton Carlson, an associate professor of visual communication design at the University of Notre Dame, is exploring how design can help communities better prepare and respond when disaster strikes. With funding from a Luksic Family Collaboration Grant, through Notre Dame International, Carlson launched an initiative called Design for Emergency, which hosted...
Forbes Names ESTEEM Alumnus Jack O’Meara to Annual 30 Under 30 Europe
Jack O’Meara, a 2017 alumnus of the University of Notre Dame’s ESTEEM Graduate Program, has been named to the 2023 Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe…
Nobel Peace Prize recipient and former Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos to deliver Notre Dame’s 2023 commencement address
Nobel Peace Prize recipient Juan Manuel Santos, the president of Colombia from 2010 to 2018, will be the principal speaker and receive an honorary degree at the University of Notre Dame’s 178th University Commencement Ceremony on May 21.
Applications now open: Notre Dame to host two-week research seminar at its London Global Gateway
The University of Notre Dame invites scholars from all disciplines and higher education institutions to apply to participate in a two-week research seminar, from July 16-29, 2023, this summer at its London Global Gateway. The interdisciplinary seminar, titled Social Capital and the City…
Notre Dame among top Fulbright producers for ninth consecutive year
The University of Notre Dame is among the top producing Fulbright institutions for the ninth consecutive year, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs announced Friday (Feb. 10).
London Global Gateway partners with St Edmund’s College, Cambridge
Growing up in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Katherine Pardy wasn’t one of those young people whose college plans began and ended with the University of Notre Dame. She was, however, sure of her career plan: to follow in her parents’ footsteps and become a doctor.
LL.M. alumni publish article calling on United Nations to take urgent action to protect Afghan women’s rights
Two alumni of Notre Dame Law School’s LL.M. Program in International Human Rights Law have authored an article that details the current violation of women’s human rights in Afghanistan and calls for the United Nations to take urgent action.
The University of Notre Dame launches new software engineering program in Jerusalem
The University of Notre Dame is launching a new program in software engineering at its Global Gateway in Jerusalem that prepares participants to become full-stack developers in two years. The Adam program will not only prepare participants for jobs in the growing tech industry, but also help develop their foreign...
Nobel Peace Prize-winning journalist Maria Ressa to speak for Asia Leadership Forum
Maria Ressa, a Filipino American journalist who won the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize for reporting on abuses of power and fake news, will be the distinguished speaker for the Asia Leadership Forum…
The ties that bind: Notre Dame official represents U.S. at Ugandan universities
Michael Pippenger was pleasantly surprised by the opportunity in September to represent the United States as a citizen diplomat building ties to universities in Uganda, where Notre Dame has a long history.…