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Creating a Culture For All Students

Creating a Culture For All Students

Notre Dame dual degree programs open doors for women and minorities in engineering DIVERSITY ON CAMPUS REQUIRES more than a diverse student body, and the University of Notre Dame is excelling at encouraging diversity by supporting students and faculty with...
Eli Lilly Faculty Fellowship Provides Drug Discovery Experience

Eli Lilly Faculty Fellowship Provides Drug Discovery Experience

Diabetes is a metabolic disease in which the body has an inability to produce enough insulin. In the United States alone, it is estimated that the illness affects nearly 30 million diagnosed and undiagnosed people, and treatment often includes patients...
ND-ECI to Host Virginia Tech Researchers Who Exposed the Flint Water Crisis

ND-ECI to Host Virginia Tech Researchers Who Exposed the Flint Water Crisis

Interested in how citizen science, laboratory experimentation, investigative reporting and social media helped a team of Virginia Tech researchers uncover lead-contaminated water in Flint, Michigan? Dr. Kelsey Pieper, postdoctoral researcher, and Siddhartha Roy, doctoral student, both members of Virginia Tech’s nationally renowned Flint research...
Solar Power Use Could Benefit Homeowners

Solar Power Use Could Benefit Homeowners

As oil-producing nation's jockey for market share with on-again, off-again agreements to cap production, experts say the only clear thing could be uncertainty. That uncertainty begins with crude oil prices, which some expected a month ago to rise to levels...
Applications Now Open for the Naughton Fellowships

Applications Now Open for the Naughton Fellowships

The University of Notre Dame has opened its annual competition for the Naughton Fellowships. The prestigious international fellowships provide funding for exceptional Ph.D., masters, or undergraduate students with an aptitude for the STEM disciplines to complete research or study in...