Engineering professor to help review U.S. national nanotechnology efforts

University of Notre Dame professor and Nanovic Institute Faculty Fellow Wolfgang Porod has been invited to serve on the committee conducting a comprehensive strategic review of the U.S. government’s National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI). The NNI encompasses the nanotechnology-related activities of 25 Federal agencies and coordinates a portfolio of basic and...

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Nanovic Faculty Fellow named honored scholar by Milton Society of America

Stephen M. Fallon, a professor in the Program of Liberal Studies and the Department of English at the University of Notre Dame, has been named the 2011 Honored Scholar by the Milton Society of America. The honor is the association’s lifetime achievement award, and past winners include C.S. Lewis, William...

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Nanovic Institute student grant winner wins Princess Grace Award

Javi Zubizarreta, a University of Notre Dame student in the Department of Film, Television and Theatre (FTT), has won a 2010 Princess Grace Award from the Princess Grace Foundation-USA (PGF-USA). In addition, Zubizarreta was a recipient of the PGF-USA Cary Grant Film Award that is named as tribute to the...

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Archbishop of Munich and Freising, Germany to speak at Notre Dame

His Excellency Reinhard Marx, Archbishop of Munich and Freising, will present the 2010 Terrence R. Keeley Vatican Lecture April 7 (Wednesday) at 4:30 p.m. in the auditorium of the Hesburgh Center for International Studies at the University of Notre Dame. Sponsored by Notre Dame’s Nanovic Institute for European Studies, the...

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International scholarship flourishes in Notre Dame's London Program

The London Centre, the majestic Edwardian building at Trafalgar Square that houses the University of Notre Dame’s London Program, has become a hub of international scholarship. A broad and growing network of collaborations among faculty, institutes and other universities now uses the center for international conferences and other events, while...

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Students discover “All Art is Propaganda”

University of Notre Dame sophomore Kelly Fallon’s eyes light up when she talks about her visit to Ditchling, the small village in East Sussex, England, where, in 1921, Eric Gill founded the Guild of St. Joseph and St. Dominic. The guild was a Roman Catholic community of artists and craftsmen,...

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Nanovic Institute co-sponsors symposium in Hungary

The Nanovic Institute for European Studies at the University of Notre Dame is co-sponsoring the second gathering of a symposium titled “Catholic Universities of East-Central Europe and the University of Notre Dame” this week at thePázmányPéterCatholicUniversityinEsztergom,Hungary. p. The conference is being held Friday and Saturday (Sept. 30 and Oct….

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