News

Feb06

Countdown to Carnegie: In search of 300 community engagement stories by March 8

Author: Jay Caponigro, Office of Public Affairs

In January, nearly 80 student-athletes from Notre Dame’s track and field team joined the staff at South Bend’s Center for the Homeless to build team spirit and share their time, talent and treasure for the benefit of the center’s guests. Through nearly 15 hours of service over four days, the team painted walls, filled three dumpsters with unusable items, shredded out-dated records, organized pantries and dined with guests. True to form for track and field, CFH

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Jan24

Notre Dame welcomes over 300 fifth graders to STEAMnd

Author: Stephanie Healey

Notre Dame welcomes over 300 fifth graders to STEAMnd

Published: May 15, 2014

Author: Stephanie Healey

 

Fifth graders play the instruments created for them byundergraduates in the ND Design Deck.

On Monday, May 12, over 300 fifth graders from the Michiana area came to the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center for STEAMnd, an initiative to teach students how the arts and STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields can be integrated together. The goal of this event was to teach the students about the math and science behind musical instruments.…

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Jan16

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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Nov01

Ribbon cutting Thursday for renovated Kelly Park

Author: Erin Blasko

Led by students from the University of Notre Dame Robinson Community Learning Center (RCLC) along with community members Lu Ella Webster and Beth Sanford, SBVPA renovated the 1-acre park over five years with support from dozens of volunteers and corporate and community sponsors.

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Nov01

College of Engineering announces new Center for Civic Innovation in partnership with St. Joseph, Elkhart counties

Author: Erin Blasko

Notre Dame’s College of Engineering has created a new Center for Civic Innovation in partnership with Notre Dame Research, the Center for Social Concerns and the IDEA Center—part of an effort to find innovative solutions to pressing civic issues and improve quality of life and place in St. Joseph and Elkhart counties.

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Oct25

Rudy Goes Robotic: Engineering a New Age of Football

Author: Erica Futa

At the University of Notre Dame, football is sacred. Student spirit for the game pervades all of campus—if you’re not on the team, you’re certainly rooting for the Fighting Irish come game day. But for one club of engineering students, simply "watching" football wasn't quite enough. By building and programming their very own football-playing robots, they're putting their own tech twist on America's favorite sport. …

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