• STEAMnd

    STEAMnd

    Notre Dame welcomes over 300 fifth graders to STEAMnd.

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  • ACC- 'Game Changer' Award

    ACC- 'Game Changer' Award

    Game Changers - ND Men's Lacrosse partners with Dickinson Fine Arts Academy, United Way 

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Engagement at the University of Notre Dame

The Community Engagement Coordinating Council seeks to establish and deepen a culture of community engagement at the University of Notre Dame. Such engagement emanates directly from the University’s Catholic ethos and character and builds on the rich assets of its students, faculty, staff, and community partners.

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Jan06

Kids Creating their own Books

Author: Jay Caponigro

"The conference room is a sea of white paper, colored markers, magazine clippings and chattering children. But there's a method to this madness. The result is literature. A group of 10 budding young authors is hard at work in a conference room at the St. Joseph County Public Library on this day in early December. They're participants in "Write YOUR Story," a free children's writing course taught each fall and spring by volunteer Julia Douthwaite

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Dec21

Fulbright scholars bring foreign languages to elementary school

Author: Jay Caponigro

BY KATHY BORLIK, FOR NDWORKS

It’s 1 p.m. at Perley Primary Fine Arts Academy in South Bend. The children return from recess and settle into the afternoon routine. In three of the classrooms — second, third and fourth grades — there is a break from the norm. A passer-by hears the pupils learning Korean, Portuguese and Hindi. Counting in Portuguese, the alphabet in Hindi, naming clothing items in Korean. There is music, and educational games, dance and art.…

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