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Lighting the Path for a Brighter Tomorrow: Making Connections with Potential Mentors

January 27, 2017 • Categories: ND Energy

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January is National Mentoring Month, and according to mentoring.org, quality mentoring relationships have powerful positive effects on young people in a variety of personal, academic, and professional situations. Ultimately, mentoring connects a young person to personal growth and development and social and economic opportunity, and empowers them to make smart choices and better life decisions. Mentoring has led to many of our youths increasing their participation in leadership positions, community volunteerism, and becoming mentors themselves.…

Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory to partner with Doosan Heavy Industries on $2.5 million compressor test agreement

January 24, 2017

Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory

The compressor test will study aerodynamic phenomena that even the most powerful computers cannot simulate.

Ten Years Hence lecture series examines climate change and innovation

January 19, 2017

Ten Years Hence Lecture Series

The annual speaker series explores issues, ideas and trends likely to affect business and society over the next decade.

Tengfei Luo Named 2016 DuPont Young Professor

January 18, 2017

Tengfei Luo has been named to the 2016 Class of DuPont Young Professors, one of only eight young faculty to receive the honor this year.

Annual index reveals biggest movers in climate change adaptation

January 12, 2017

ND-GAIN Biggest Movers

The annual ND-GAIN Country Index ranks 181 countries on vulnerability to extreme climate events such as droughts, superstorms and other natural disasters as well as readiness to successfully implement adaptation solutions. The top five countries showing the biggest amount of improvement in preparedness over the last year were Ghana, Solomon Islands, Cape Verde, Sri Lanka and Myanmar.