New research grants announced through Notre Dame’s partnership with Ukrainian Catholic University

The University of Notre Dame and Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU) are launching three collaborative grants that expand the existing academic, religious, and cultural partnerships between the two universities. The collaborative projects include the ND-UCU Faculty Collaboration Grant Program, the ND-UCU Curriculum/Course Development Grants, and the ND-UCU Library Guest Scholars Program.…

Ford Research Finds Diverse Friendships Foster Inter-Ethnic Trust in Kenyan Schools

Kenya’s 2013 Basic Education Act expanded the number of national schools and increased student body diversity quotas based on the act’s guiding principles: the “promotion of peace, integration, cohesion, tolerance, and inclusion,” and the fostering of “the spirit and sense of patriotism, nationhood, unity of purpose, togetherness, and respect.” This...
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Notre Dame signs new agreement with Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo

Michael Pippenger, vice president and associate provost of internationalization at Notre Dame, and Natália Maria Félix de Souza, assistant professor and advisor for international and institutional affairs at PUC-SP The University of Notre Dame has signed two agreements with Pontifical Catholic University of São Paulo (PUC-SP), including a Memorandum of...
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The Consortium of Catholic Universities inaugurates with conference at the Rome Gateway

The Rome Global Gateway hosted the conference “The Catholic University, Environmental Justice, and Research for a Sustainable Future” from June 16 to 18, 2022. The conference officially inaugurated the Consortium of Catholic Universities (CCU) and launched the CCU’s two-year intensive research focus on environmental justice and efforts to promote a...

Expense reimbursement for international travel requires travel registration

Effective July 1, all faculty, staff and graduate students traveling abroad on University business must register their travel and attach their confirmation email to their Concur expense report. The process is similar to the requirement to attach an agenda when traveling for a conference.…
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Forty under 40 class of 2022 includes two from Notre Dame

  Shoemaker, left, and Wilcox The 2022 class of Michiana Forty under 40 includes two Notre Dame staff members: Michael Shoemaker, with iNDustry Labs, and Colleen Wilcox, with Notre Dame International. The program, organized by the South Bend Regional Chamber,…
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Twenty-seven Notre Dame students named 2022-23 Fulbright US Student Program finalists

Twenty-seven University of Notre Dame students have been selected as finalists, and another seven as alternates, for the 2022-23 Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Established in 1946, the Fulbright U.S. Student Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international exchange program, assisting graduate and undergraduate students with pursuing graduate study, teaching English...
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The bonds between Notre Dame and Ukraine

Notre Dame’s relationship with Ukraine is in large measure related to its close ties with Ukrainian Catholic University (UCU), established in Lviv in 2002 as the first Catholic university founded on territory of the former Soviet Union.

Notre Dame London students explore the G.K. Chesterton Collection

This semester, students taking Hadas Elber-Aviram’s London in the Literature of the Fantastic course were some of the first to interact with the G.K. Chesterton Collection at the Notre Dame London Global Gateway. Students on the course explore literature set in London, where the city is weaved into fantastical stories....
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Notre Dame to light iconic library mural in Ukraine’s colors

In continuing solidarity with the people of Ukraine, the University of Notre Dame will light the “Word of Life” mural on the south side of Hesburgh Library in the country’s colors of blue and yellow each weekend until the end of the Russian invasion.