State Department issues Travel Alert for Europe

The U.S. Department of State issued a Europe Travel Alert on Nov. 22 that is in effect until Feb 20, 2017. We encourage students, faculty, and staff traveling abroad to familiarize themselves with the text of the alert and abide by all recommendations including those noted below:…

London meets Rome

Students in Vittorio Montemaggi’s class traveled to Rome and paid a visit to the Rome Global Gateway.

Rome Global Gateway Instagram and Facebook Photo Contest

RGG students, faculty, staff and fellows are asked to pull out their cameras — or smartphones or tablets — for the Rome Global Gateway Instagram and Facebook Photo Contest. Snap a photo with your IostudioaRoma pin, share it on Facebook and/or Instagram, put #IostudioaRomaND…

Notre Dame to dedicate new center in Connemara, Ireland

The new Notre Dame Center at Kylemore Abbey in Connemara, County Galway, Ireland, will be dedicated on Aug. 25 (Thursday) with a Mass in the abbey’s Gothic Chapel, an academic convocation and a blessing of the center’s headquarters in Kylemore’s Saint Joseph Hall.

Notre Dame Partnership Widens Research Enterprise

The University of Notre Dame Eck Institute for Global Health has partnered with AIDS Free World, an international advocacy organization, to address health problems affecting the global poor.

Arts and Letters Junior Helps Abandoned Children in China

Arts and Letter junior Emily Vincent discovered Chunmiao Little Flower on a service trip during high school in 2013. There, she learned the extent of China’s issue with orphaned and abandoned children. There are an estimated 600,000 abandoned children in China—98 percent of whom have disabilities. That first experience set...

Calling for closer ties, Father Jenkins decries insults directed at Mexico

Calling recent insults to Mexico and its people “churlish, insulting political theater,” the president of the University of Notre Dame, Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., said Friday (July 8) that he is dedicated to strengthening the University’s presence in that nation’s academic, government, corporate and Church sectors.

Father Jenkins leads University delegation to Mexico for Global Forum: Latin America

University of Notre Dame President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., is joining a University delegation this week on a trip to Mexico City to continue strengthening relationships and growing Notre Dame’s presence in academic, business, Church and government sectors there. The trip, which includes Global Forum: Latin America, is designed...