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Naughton Gift Fuels Research on Both Sides of the Atlantic

The Naughton Fellowship program allows students with a background in, or aptitude for, STEM fields to experience international research and educational opportunities through a funded exchange program involving the University of Notre Dame and four of Ireland’s leading research universities....

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Notre Dame’s junior faculty achieve record success in nationally competitive awards

p(image-right). ! Science Foundation)! The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recognized eight University of Notre Dame faculty from the Colleges of "Arts and Letters":, "Engineering": and "Science": for their excellence in research with an "Early Career Development": (CAREER) Award. Additionally,...

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New study identifies potential targets for personalized cancer vaccines

p(image-right). ! Dame researchers and their collaborators explain how identifying distinctions between mutant (yellow) and normal (orange) immune targets can help locate neo-epitopes that elicit anti-cancer immune responses)! A team of University of Notre Dame scientists, in collaboration with researchers...

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English Professor Kate Marshall Wins Media Ecology Book Award

p(image-right). !! Kate Marshall, Notre Dame’s Thomas J. and Robert T. Rolfs Assistant Professor of English, has been awarded the 2014 Dorothy Lee Award for Outstanding Scholarship in the Ecology of Culture for her book _Corridor: Media Architectures in American...

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Boler, Parseghian families endow Center for Rare and Neglected Diseases at Notre Dame

p(image-right). !(noborder) Center for Rare and Neglected Diseases)! The Boler and Parseghian families, both with longtime ties to the University of Notre Dame, have made gifts totaling $10 million to endow the University’s "Center for Rare and Neglected Diseases":

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Center for STEM Education launches Trustey Family STEM Teaching Fellows Program

p(image-right). !! Excellence in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) is critical for the nation’s continued social and economic well-being and security. In order to foster growth in these disciplines, the University of Notre Dame’s "Center for STEM Education": is...

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Software program mines, analyzes digitized documents

Grant Ramsey’s laboratory in the Department of Philosophy has produced a Big Data search-and-analysis tool to explore questions of definition, revolution and trending in science. The application, evoText, already has access to a half-million articles, and pending agreements will add...

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University of Notre Dame acquires Seaside Archives, launches new Seaside Research Portal

p(image-right). !, Florida)! Affirming its status as the paramount institution for the study of traditional and classical architecture and urbanism, the University of Notre Dame has acquired the "Seaside Archives": The collection, secured by the University’s "School of Architecture": in...

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ND LEEF Prepares for Science Sunday at St. Pat's


ND LEEF, a unique environmental research collaboration between the University of Notre Dame and St. Patrick’s County Park, will hold its second annual public Science Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 5. Construction has also started...

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