Notre Dame welcomes over 300 fifth graders to STEAMnd.

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  • Global Classrooms Close to Home

    Global Classrooms Close to Home

    Notre Dame Fulbrights bring International language and culture to community school

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  • 'This England' with the Robinson Shakespeare Company

    'This England' with the Robinson Shakespeare Company

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  • Chicago Blackhawks donate $100,000 to RCLC

    Chicago Blackhawks donate $100,000 to RCLC


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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, recognized as an 'Engaged Institution' by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching in 2010. "Community engagement" refers to the collaboration between institutions of higher education and their larger communities (local, regional/state, national, global) for the mutually beneficial exchange of knowledge and resources in a context of partnership and reciprocity. 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.  

“Recognition from the Carnegie Foundation is one of the best markers of progress in the field of higher education,” according to Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., Notre Dame’s president. “Eminently consistent with the University’s mission and Catholic character, classification as an institution of Community Engagement affirms Notre Dame’s efforts to address challenges and improve the quality of life in communities near and far.” 



NHL, Blackhawks support Notre Dame’s Robinson Center as legacy to 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic

Author: Dennis Brown

As a legacy to the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic, the National Hockey League and Chicago Blackhawks have donated $100,000 to support the redevelopment of the University of Notre Dame’s Robinson Community Learning Center (RCLC).

Representatives of the RCLC were presented with a check Monday (Dec. 31), a day before the Blackhawks and Boston Bruins meet outdoors at Notre Dame Stadium.

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