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Eighth annual forum engages K-12 education, research and commerce

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/154591/200x/forum_300.jpg(Collaborating for Education and Research Forum)! Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education and research professionals will come together with representatives from commerce for the eighth annual "Collaborating for Education and Research Forum":http://www.michianastem.org/forumVIII from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m....

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Notre Dame to host TEDxUND on Feb. 27

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/153960/original/tedxund2014_800x480.jpg(Marie Bourgeois delivers her talk titled, “Finding Your Visual Voice: How to Become an Empowered Consumer,” during TEDxUND 2014)! The University of Notre Dame will present "TEDxUND 2015":http://tedx2015.nd.edu/, featuring a diverse lineup of speakers that includes a modern-day artisan,...

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Mayland Chang receives $1.6M American Diabetes Association research award

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/152920/original/maylandchang_800x480.jpg(Mayland Chang)! Diabetes affects more than 29 million Americans, or 9.3 percent of the population. One of the many complications of the disease is the inability of wounds to heal properly because diabetic patients often have nerve damage, weakened...

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ND-GAIN funded by Kresge Foundation to develop U.S. Urban Adaptation Assessment

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/152673/200x/la_smog_300.jpg(Smog in L.A.)! The "University of Notre Dame Global Adaptation Index":http://gain.org/ (ND-GAIN) will lead an adaptation advisory committee to determine local adaptation indicators for the United States, using these indicators to create a five-city pilot urban adaptation assessment.

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History Professor Alexander Martin Wins Book Prize

p(image-right). !http://al.nd.edu/assets/152577/alexander_martin_icon.jpg(Alexander Martin)! University of Notre Dame Professor Alexander Martin has been awarded the 2013 Marc Raeff Book Prize for _Enlightened Metropolis: Constructing Imperial Moscow, 1762 – 1855_. The annual prize, awarded by the Eighteenth-Century Russian Studies Association, honors the...

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Nora Besansky-led studies featured on the cover of Science

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/152626/science_cover_200x.jpg(Science cover)! Two studies led by "Nora Besansky":http://biology.nd.edu/people/faculty/besansky/, O’Hara Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame and a member of the University’s "Eck Institute for Global Health":http://globalhealth.nd.edu/, which resulted in the sequencing the genomes of 16...

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