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I am ND: Meet Rev. Matthew Kuczora, C.S.C.

Published: Thu Apr 4, 2019 at 01:00PM

When Matt Kuczora came to Notre Dame as a student in 2001, he chose to work toward an accounting degree. It was a sensible major. As an accountant, he could support a wife and family. 

 “I always thought I would marry and have children. But when God started showing me a different path, I looked into it,” he says. Read full article

New system to tackle nonconsumable food waste, contribute to clean energy needs of local farm

Published: Thu Apr 4, 2019 at 01:00PM

A new food waste system at the University of Notre Dame is poised to reduce nonconsumable food waste on campus by more than 2,000 pounds per day while contributing to the clean energy needs of a local farm — thanks, in large part, to the hard work of several Notre Dame students. Read full article

Mammograms on Campus April 4 & 17

Published: Wed Mar 27, 2019 at 08:00AM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan (Anthem), beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost).

Thursday, April 4
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joyce Center, Gate 3

Wednesday, April 17
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
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Sidewalk restrictions in April northeast of Hesburgh Library

Published: Wed Mar 27, 2019 at 08:00AM

During the month of April, work crews will remove and replace the sidewalks along the northeast side of Hesburgh Library. Pedestrian traffic will flow around a temporary construction fence. The truck loading dock will be closed from April 15 to 26 so the concrete can be replaced. During that period, the trash dumpster will be located outside the construction fence.  Read full article

Campus Ministry staff spread mercy at local drop-in center

Published: Wed Mar 27, 2019 at 08:00AM

A group of about 30 Campus Ministry employees volunteer at Our Lady of the Road on a regular basis, assisting with food preparation and service, dishes, laundry and other tasks in the Christian tradition of corporal and spiritual acts of mercy. Read full article

Ivy Tech program for staff still going strong after 10 years

Published: Mon Mar 25, 2019 at 07:00PM

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Some call it one of the University’s greatest employee benefits — full-time and part-time staff can earn, for free, an associate degree of applied science in business administration or a business administration technical certificate through Ivy Tech Community College. Read full article

Benefits Drop-In Assistance Hours for 2019

Published: Sun Mar 24, 2019 at 11:30AM

You’re already familiar with our askHR customer service representatives. Notre Dame benefits specialists will continue to be available bi-weekly throughout 2019 to help you with benefits-related questions.

Are you…

  • a new employee with benefits questions?
  • changing your benefits due to a life event?
  • considering taking leave for surgery?
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Spring 2019 Staff Town Halls schedule announced

Published: Wed Mar 20, 2019 at 10:35AM

Executive Vice President John Affleck-Graves invites all Notre Dame staff to the Spring 2019 Town Halls on March 21-29 where he and division leaders will share University news and information as well as results from the NDVoice survey.

  • Thursday, March 21, 2019


    • University Enterprises and Events    1:30 – 2:30 p.m., Washington Hall            
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I am ND: Meet Michael Addo

Published: Fri Mar 15, 2019 at 04:30PM

Michael Addo, director of Notre Dame’s London Law Program, is a distinguished scholar in human rights. More than an expert on the subject, social justice is something he feels deeply. Read full article

Upcoming Diversity & Inclusion Discussion: Blackface in Historical Perspective

Published: Mon Mar 11, 2019 at 03:00PM

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Korey Garibaldi, Assistant Professor of American Studies, will lead a discussion on Blackface in Historical Perspective.

He will discuss:

  • historical roots of minstrel shows and blackface
  • political relevance and ramifications of blackface today

Blackface in Historical Perspective Read full article

Weight Watchers: Join the Journey Kit promotion extended through Friday, March 15

Published: Tue Mar 5, 2019 at 10:00AM

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Have you ever thought about joining Weight Watchers? Did you know a discounted Weight Watchers membership is available to full-time, benefit-eligible faculty and staff an their spouses (as long as spouses have a valid spouse ID)?

The Join the Journey Kit promotion Read full article

Taste of Technology 2019

Published: Wed Feb 27, 2019 at 07:00PM

OIT’s Free Mini-Conference has Something for Everyone

Explore new ways to use IT tools and applications in your daily life at Taste of Technology 2019…a free mini-conference for ND faculty, staff and students.

It will be held on Wednesday, March 13, 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Thursday, March 14, 8:00 a.m.-noon Read full article

Mammograms On Campus March 7 & 21

Published: Wed Feb 27, 2019 at 07:00PM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan (Anthem), beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost).

Thursday, March 7
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joyce Center, Gate 3

Thursday, March 21
7 a.m. – 3 p.m.
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Events planned to celebrate Black History Month

Published: Fri Feb 15, 2019 at 04:00PM

Notre Dame will celebrate Black History Month with events including lectures, discussions and performances throughout February. Read full article

America Saves Week

Published: Fri Feb 15, 2019 at 07:00AM

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The perfect time to review your savings progress.

Make the most of tax-advantaged savings opportunities during America Saves Week.

Help grow your future

Your workplace savings plan allows pre-tax contributions that lower your taxable income each year. Even a small increase could benefit you at tax time, and that small amount may grow to have a big impact on your future. Read full article

Pizza Pi to Open May 2019

Published: Wed Feb 13, 2019 at 04:00PM

Campus Dining and Student Government announced today that Pizza Pi will open May 2019 on the south side of South Dining Hall in the former Reckers location. Read full article

Interested in Becoming a Diversity Education Volunteer?

Published: Thu Feb 7, 2019 at 12:00PM

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Have you taken a diversity and Inclusion workshop and thought to yourself, “I would love to do this work?” Are you interested in learning how to become a Diversity & Inclusion trainer and to help us continue to transform our campus to be conducive for everyone to do their best work? Read full article

A Healthier You in 2019

Published: Wed Feb 6, 2019 at 09:00AM

See what our Nutrition Services Program Director has to say about making small changes that have a big impact! Read full article

Mammograms on Campus February 7 & 21

Published: Thu Jan 31, 2019 at 04:00PM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan (Anthem), beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost).

Thursday, February 7
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joyce Center, Gate 3

Thursday, February 21
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Read full article

Inclement Weather Policy

Published: Tue Jan 29, 2019 at 08:00AM

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Last Updated 01/03
Applies to Administrators, Faculty, and Staff

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The University recognizes that adverse weather conditions can impact University operations. While every attempt is made to maintain normal operations and services for the benefit of students, faculty, and employees, it may occasionally be necessary to close the University when extreme weather conditions occur. In such circumstances, any decision to close University operations is made by the Provost and/or Vice President for Business Operations. Read full article

Staff Retirement Incentive Program

Published: Mon Jan 28, 2019 at 07:00AM

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The University of Notre Dame is offering a Staff Retirement Incentive Program to eligible full-time staff. For more information, please visit our Staff Retirement Incentive Program Page Read full article

ND Voice 2019 now closed

Published: Wed Jan 23, 2019 at 04:35PM

Due to the severe weather and the University closing last week, the Office of Human Resources has extended the deadline of ND Voice 2019 to Sunday, February 17 at midnight. Your confidential input will help us identify areas where we can improve engagement at the University. In 2016 we saw 80% participation and with your help, we hope to achieve closer to 100% participation this year. Read full article

Accessing your Anthem health insurance card

Published: Sat Jan 19, 2019 at 08:05AM

Anthem, our new health plan administrator, has sent new health insurance cards to your homes. They have been arriving in a blue and white envelopes like the one below.

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You can follow these steps to access a digital version of your new health insurance card or request a new one Read full article

Team-building opportunities for fac/staff at April's Storm the Stadium

Published: Wed Jan 9, 2019 at 09:00AM

On April 27 (Saturday), the University of Notre Dame Office of Military and Veterans Affairs will host the second annual Storm the Stadium, with proceeds benefiting the University’s military-connected students. Read full article

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

Published: Wed Jan 9, 2019 at 09:00AM

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. Read full article

Join Us on January 24 for the Unity Summit (a part of Walk the Walk Week)

Published: Wed Jan 9, 2019 at 09:00AM

2019 University of Notre Dame Unity Summit
Thursday, January 24
9:00 – 11:00 a.m.
Monogram Room, Joyce Center

A part of Walk the Walk Week, the Unity Summit is an interactive event utilizing small group dialogue to network, build community and explore ways to make Notre Dame more inclusive. This promises to be a highly impactful experience for all – expect fun activities and special guests! Read full article

Mammograms on Campus January 10 & 24

Published: Mon Jan 7, 2019 at 02:00PM

This preventive offering is available annually at no cost to female Notre Dame faculty and staff enrolled in a University medical plan (Anthem), beginning at age 40 (women age 35-39 may receive one baseline exam at no cost).

Thursday, January 10
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Joyce Center, Gate 3

Thursday, January 24
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
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