News

Megawatt Madness Begins!

Megawatt Madness Begins!

Author: Dana Bakirtjy

From March 14 until March 31, Notre Dame’s 29 dorms will be partaking in Megawatt Madness, a campus-wide competition to see which dorm can save the most electricity. 

Read More

Give more this Lent with a Carbon Fast

Give more this Lent with a Carbon Fast

Author: Dana Bakirtjy

With Pope Francis’s recent call to action to make climate change a priority, reducing your carbon footprint with a Lenten Carbon Fast is a great way to participate in a global cause by focusing on the actions you choose to take daily.

Read More

Student Perspectives: Notre Dame Cares for Our Common Home

Student Perspectives: Notre Dame Cares for Our Common Home

Author: Dana Bakirtjy

Remember the most beautiful place you have ever been? I do: the sun rising over the mountains, the trees gently swaying in the wind, the smell of the summer grass, and the sound of the birds chirping in their nests. Now, imagine the same place without the trees, a grey sky, a barren terrain, and no sound of joy in air. This is our destiny if we don’t act. This is our future if we don’t start caring for our common home.

Read More

Bike to Work Week Begins

Author: Dana Bakirtjy

insidend_slider_bike_to_work_week

The 10th annual Michiana Bike to Work Week challenge is coming up on June 14-20, and members of the Notre Dame community are encouraged to create or join a campus team.

Read More

Research for a sustainable future

Author: Dana Bakirtjy

More than 140 faculty members in 36 departments at Notre Dame currently conducting sustainability research on topics ranging from corporate social responsibiltiy to the use of quantum dots in solar cells. 

Read More