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Energy Week Plus Brings Global Energy Issues to Light

Energy Week Plus Brings Global Energy Issues to Light

Now more than ever, energy—how it’s created and how it’s used—is changing. “Even on our own campus, renewables play a growing role in our energy consumption, while new buildings popping up frequently earn LEED [Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design]...
Smoothing Your Way to ND for the Environment

Smoothing Your Way to ND for the Environment

A perspective on partnering with others to quench more than a thirst for sustainability at Notre Dame.  I always wondered what ND for the Environment was all about. Then, I had the chance to experience it first-hand. It was Alumni...
Upward Bound Students Discover Energy at Notre Dame

Upward Bound Students Discover Energy at Notre Dame

This summer, 28 South Bend high school students from Notre Dame’s TRiO Upward Bound (UB) program learned what it was like to do research on a college campus. The Center for Sustainable Energy at Notre Dame…
EdTech in the Bend: Google Sheets for Graphing Made Easy

EdTech in the Bend: Google Sheets for Graphing Made Easy

The third annual EdTech in the Bend on August 3 was an e-learning conference designed to help area teachers learn more about educational technology and ways to incorporate it into their classrooms. ND Energy once again supported the South Bend...
Growth in Notre Dame research and scholarship funding continues

Growth in Notre Dame research and scholarship funding continues

The University of Notre Dame continued the steady expansion and growth of its research, scholarship, and creative endeavor programs during the most recent fiscal year (FY), recording $141.6 million in research funding. This surpasses the $138.1 million received in FY...
A CISTAR Summer

A CISTAR Summer

Hunter Allen with graduate student mentor Neha Mehra Hunter Allen and Lee Ngochi, rising seniors at South Bend Riley High School, had an unusual summer. Instead of finding a typical summer job, they took a leap of learning and worked...
Potential Talent Meets Potential Energy

Potential Talent Meets Potential Energy

The Jordan Hall of Science was bursting with budding scientists and engineers the weeks of July 9 and 16, thanks to the Art 2 Science summer camp, an annual initiative sponsored by the Joint Institute for Nuclear Astrophysics, Center for...
Aprahamian speaks at TRIUMF Science Week

Aprahamian speaks at TRIUMF Science Week

Professor Ani Aprahamian, the Frank M. Freimann Professor of Physics, was invited to TRIUMF Science Week in Vancouver, Canada in July 2018. TRIUMF, the national laboratory of Canada for particle and nuclear physics and accelerator-based science, is celebrating its 50th…...