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2016 Marian Mullin Hancock Teaching Award Recipient

May 30, 2016 • Categories: Awards and Faculty

Apalko And Pwojcik At Award Presentation

Abigail Palko, Associate Director, Gender Studies Program

Abigail L. Palko holds an appointment in Gender Studies; she is also a Fellow of the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies and an affiliate faculty member of the Department of Africana Studies. Dr. Palko’s research focuses on contemporary (modernist and postcolonial) Anglophone literature, specializing in Irish and Caribbean novels; she examines questions of gender and sexuality, especially the construction and representation of motherhood. Her book, Imagining Motherhood in Contemporary Irish and Caribbean Literature

Visiting Associate Director of Gender Studies position

May 27, 2016 • Categories: Alumni and Students

The Gender Studies Program at the University of Notre Dame invites applications for a Visiting Associate Director at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professional Specialist. This is a one-year appointment. Gender Studies is an interdisciplinary academic program in the College of Arts and Letters, and offers a primary and supplementary major and minor for undergraduate students as well as a minor for graduate students. Information on the program can be found at http://genderstudies.nd.edu/

Congratulations to our 2016 Graduates

May 17, 2016 • Categories: Alumni and Students

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Faculty awards honor exemplary work in undergraduate teaching and advising

May 05, 2016 • Categories: Alumni and Students

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Twenty University of Notre Dame faculty members have received Rev. Edmund P. Joyce, C.S.C., Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, and three have been honored with Dockweiler Awards for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising.

The awards are presented by the Office of the Provost, and the recipients are selected through a process that includes peer and student nominations.

Genevieve D. Willis Research Grant Recipients

May 02, 2016 • Categories: Alumni and Students

Congratulations to our 2016 Willis Summer Research Grant Recipients

Pete Freeman ’18
Gender Differences in Entrepreneurship: Motivation and Entrepreneurial Training of Mother Technopreneurs in Switzerland

Moira Horn ’17
Rhetoric of Maternal Healthcare Policy in Rural Mexico…

2016 Boehnen Summer Internship Grant Recipients

May 02, 2016 • Categories: Undergraduate Internship Grants and Students

Congratulations to our 2016 Boehnen Summer Internship Grant Recipients

Molly Burton ’18
NETWORK A Catholic Social Justice Lobbying Agency (DC)

Molly will work at NETWORK, a Catholic social justice lobbying agency based in D.C., that focuses on issues such as economic justice, immigration reform, peacemaking, healthcare access, and ecology. She will write and create content for online and print materials, research presidential candidates’ positions on top policy issues, assist with an advocacy training for college students, create toolkits and resources to engage the public, and work with either the Communications, Government Relations, and/or Grassroots Mobilizations teams.…

Congratulations to Dr. Angel Daniel Matos

May 02, 2016 • Categories: Alumni and Students

Congratulations to Dr. Angel Daniel Matos, who successfully defended his dissertation, entitled "Feeling Infinite: Affect, Genre, and Narrative in Young Adult Queer Literature."…

Dockweiler Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

May 02, 2016 • Categories: Alumni and Students

Congratulations to Abigail Palko on being selected as a recipient of the Dockweiler Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising.

Established in 2007 through a gift from the Julia Stearns Dockweiler Charitable Foundation, the Dockweiler Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising annually recognizes members of the full-time faculty or exempt staff who have demonstrated a sustained commitment to Notre Dame undergraduates through outstanding mentoring, academic advising or career counseling services.…