1. ‘A Plurality of Voices’: Building Multi-faith Engagement at Notre Dame

    In many religions — including the Islamic and Jewish traditions — the heart is the center of thought and the seat of wisdom. And for a growing number of faculty and students of these faiths, their hearts are leading them to the University of Notre Dame.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  2. This new visual tool can help assess burnout on your team

    “Because the Matches Measure is a visual measure, it makes assessing burnout as quick and easy as it gets,” says Cindy Muir (Zapata), the Notre Dame management professor who developed the measure, in a release about the tool.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  3. University of Notre Dame athletes spread cheer to children fighting cancer

    University of Notre Dame athletes are typically the ones being cheered on. But a handful of athletes have formed an initiative to do some cheering of their own by providing pep talks to children battling cancer.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  4. Raspberry-Shaped Nanoparticle for Precise Drug Delivery

    Bradley Smith, who is also the director of Notre Dame’s Integrated Imaging Facility, was perplexed when Canjia Zhai and Cassandra Shaffer, two doctoral students in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, found they had altered the structure of particles of silica—the primary component of sand—at 80 °C, or about the same as the temperature of a cup of coffee.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  5. Measure your level of job burnout with this simple visual scale created by a behavioral scholar

    Employers need a faster way to check in with employees without having to roll out a full survey, says Notre Dame business professor Cindy P. Muir (Zapata), the lead author who published data validating the measure this week in the Journal of Applied Psychology

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  6. New visual scale offers simple measure to help identify job burnout

    Existing methods of identifying job burnout are lengthy and sometimes proprietary, but new research from the University of Notre Dame offers a faster and easier way.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  7. Study: single software vendor improves patient care

    New research from the University of Notre Dame shows for the first time that the sourcing strategy chosen by hospitals impacts the quality of patient care. 

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  8. Drones developed at Notre Dame assisting first responders on Lake Michigan

    Drones developed at Notre Dame are assisting first responders in the location and rescue of drowning victims on Lake Michigan.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  9. ND vs. USC: United in tackling research challenges

    The University of Notre Dame’s Fighting Irish football team will end its regular season with a battle against the University of Southern California Trojans — a legendary rivalry going back to 1926. With two teams that don’t back down from a fight, the matchup will undoubtedly bring the season to a thrilling conclusion.

    Originally published at science.conductor.nd.edu.

  10. High schoolers spend summer conducting cancer research at Notre Dame's Harper Cancer Research Institute

    The Harper Cancer Research Institute at Notre Dame is changing the way we fight cancer through innovative research, and now local high schoolers are getting the chance to pave the way toward a brighter future.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  11. Engine Tests Move Hypersonic Aircraft Closer to First Flight

    During a series of tests at the Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory in Indiana, the company’s engine, called Chimera, switched between turbojet and ramjet power.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  12. The subtle danger climate change poses to ‘highly vulnerable’ Ireland

    Researchers at the University of Notre Dame Global Adaptation Initiative recently scored more than 180 countries according to their vulnerability to climate change.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  13. Thom Browne, American Fashion’s New Head Coach, Brings His Annual Football Game to Notre Dame

    The first is swimming; Browne was a swimmer in his youth, and spent his college years competing on the swim team at the University of Notre Dame.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  14. Researchers develop superfast new method to manufacture high-performance thermoelectric devices

    Yanliang Zhang, associate professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering at the University of Notre Dame, and collaborators Alexander Dowling and Tengfei Luo have developed a machine-learning assisted superfast new way to create high-performance, energy-saving thermoelectric devices.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  15. Eagles nest returns, plus new platforms with views at other parks

    So now, you can watch the two adult eagles add more sticks through the live “eagle cam” that Notre Dame has been running since 2017.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  16. Notre Dame celebrates transfer of Chesterton Collection to London center

    Holy Cross Father John I. Jenkins, president of the University of Notre Dame, led a dedication ceremony Oct. 27 to celebrate the Catholic university’s acquisition of the G.K. Chesterton Collection for its London Global Gateway.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  17. Kids receive science lesson from Notre Dame students with Halloween twist

    Students and faculty at Notre Dame hosted a hands-on learning experience over the weekend to teach kids about groundwater and the ecosystem.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  18. National Fire Sprinkler Association holds live demonstration at Notre Dame

    Notre Dame set the stage for a live fire sprinkler demonstration to promote fire safety on-and-off campus.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  19. New research reveals human tendency to hit the snooze button

    If you were late getting out of bed this morning, you’re not alone, according to a study conducted by academics at the University of Notre Dame which has drawn a clearer picture of the human proclivity to click the snooze button.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

  20. Habitat for Humanity, University of Notre Dame partner for 25th year

    Habitat for Humanity is teaming up with the University of Notre Dame to help create more housing in Mishawka.

    Originally published at news.nd.edu.

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