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Taking Time to Commune with Nature Increases Feelings of Connection to It, Study Shows

The Notre Dame study showed that students reported increased mindfulness towards the environment after performing ecological attachment tasks like contemplating nature, or practicing environmental preservation tasks like recycling and limiting...
28-May-2020 4:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Online tool created to track development of coronavirus vaccines

Notre Dame researchers create online tool to track development of coronavirus vaccines.
28-May-2020 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers work to quantify the human immune response to COVID-19

Notre Dame's Merlin Bruening and a team of scientists have begun research to develop point-of-care antibody tests that would help public health officials to better understand how an individual’s immunity to COVID-19 lasts over time.
18-May-2020 12:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New online portal forecasts coronavirus transmission to aid officials in management, planning

Developed by Notre Dame researchers, the portal models predict COVID-19 disease transmission by using county data of daily reported infections and current human movement restrictions, such as shelter-in-place and social distancing orders.
12-May-2020 11:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Notre Dame professor expands AP statistics platform for students nationwide

University of Notre Dame psychology professor Ying (Alison) Cheng's AP-CAT platform, developed with funding from the National Science Foundation, helps students preparing for the AP statistics test.
11-May-2020 1:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Notre Dame researchers to study wastewater, focus on short-term forecasts in response to pandemic

Alex Perkins and Kyle Bibby are looking at short-term forecasts of potential infection and are monitoring spread of the coronavirus in wastewater.
7-May-2020 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Firms Perceived to Fake Social Responsibility Become Targets for Hackers, Study Shows

What corporate leaders may not realize is that strides they are making toward social responsibility may be placing a proverbial target on their backs — if their efforts appear to be disingenuous, according to new research from the University of...
5-May-2020 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Firms behaving badly: Investors punish for social irresponsibility depending on proportion of company execs with law degrees

The extent to which investors punish firms for corporate social irresponsibility is associated with the proportion of top management executives in a firm who have a law degree, according to new research from the University of Notre Dame.
30-Apr-2020 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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