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Notre Dame Center for STEM Education Programming and Robotics Camp Yields Success for Middle School Students

August 22, 2014William Schmitt

Notre Dame Leads New Initiative to Excite Students about Computer Coding and a Future in STEM


Thanks to an innovative camp designed under the auspices of Notre Dame’s Center for STEM Education, students in Catholic schools in Arizona, Florida, and Indiana came away from the summer of 2014 with experiences that went far beyond suntans, pools, and the great outdoors. Read More

New Science Content Director for AP-TIP IN

August 21, 2014William Schmitt


The Advanced Placement Training and Incentive Program for Indiana (AP-TIP IN), administered by the University of Notre Dame, welcomes its new science content director, Maureen McGrail, to help build students’ and teachers’ enthusiasm for science in their future. Read More

Joyce Johnstone Receives Emeritus Professor Title

August 01, 2014William Schmitt


As more than 250 teachers and school leaders are missioned back to their Catholic schools after a busy summer on campus, a beloved leader of the Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) community is transitioning to a new phase of her distinguished career. Dr. Joyce Johnstone will retire from her directorship roles in ACE and the Institute for Educational Initiatives, becoming a Professor Emeritus at the University, effective Aug. 1. Read More