Entrepreneur and former CEO returns to Notre Dame to teach

May 09, 2019

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Tom Totten '87 has returned to Notre Dame more than thirty years later to teach as a visiting assistant professional specialist in the Department of Applied Math and Computational Statistics.

Jun Li from ACMS Gregory Timp from EE and BIOS received $1.75 million R01 from NIH

March 12, 2019

Gregory Timp, Keough-Hesburgh Professor of Electrical Engineering and Biological Sciences, and Jun Li, Associate Professor of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics, form an interdisciplinary team and receive $1.75 million R01 grant from NIH as two principal investigators.

All are welcome to attend the 2018 STEM event during Reunion week

May 17, 2018


The College of Engineering, College of Science, and Notre Dame Research are jointly celebrating the Alumni Association’s Annual Reunion with an event on Friday, June 1, 2018. The festivities will be held in the new McCourtney Hall and will feature fun STEM themed food, drinks, and participatory activities.  

Notre Dame researchers receive prestigious National Science Foundation awards

May 18, 2017

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has recognized 10 University of Notre Dame faculty members for their excellence in research with Early Career Development (CAREER) Awards.

Notre Dame appoints Roger Woodard as the inaugural director of its online data science master’s program

April 27, 2017


The University of Notre Dame’s Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics is delighted to announce the appointment of Roger Woodard as the inaugural director of its new online M.S.-ACMS Data Science graduate program.

Senior John Huber awarded Gates Cambridge scholarship

February 10, 2017

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This prestigious postgraduate scholarship program, which fully funds postgraduate study and research in any subject at the University of Cambridge, was established through a $210 million donation to the University of Cambridge from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in 2000; this remains the largest single donation to a U.K. university.

Thomas Totten '87: Actuaries and Startups

October 27, 2016

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On October 5, distinguished actuary, CEO, and Notre Dame alumnus Thomas Totten ’87 gave a talk to undergraduates entitled “Actuaries and Startups.” Intended for students with both actuarial and entrepreneurial futures in mind, the lecture used Totten’s own actuary-based startup to exemplify how the two fields can complement each other, and accomplish amazing things. The talk was in many ways a preview to a new course available next spring, in which undergraduates will receive hands-on experience doing real actuarial work pertinent to Totten’s company.

Young alumni present "From Actuarial Science to a Predictive Analytics Career"

September 22, 2016

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On September 19th Notre Dame alumni Bernie Gray and Dominick Ghirardo returned to the University to speak to current students about careers in predictive analytics.

Notre Dame interdisciplinary researchers receive $1.1 million grant from NIH

September 09, 2016

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Researchers representing four labs across two colleges at Notre Dame have received a four-year, $1.1 million Research Project Grant (R01) from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The oldest grant mechanism used by the NIH, the R01 provides support for health-related research and development based on the mission of the NIH.

Notre Dame announces collaboration with AT&T for online master’s degree in data science

August 30, 2016

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In a data-driven economy, industry leaders rely increasingly on skilled professionals who can see the significance in data and use it to solve business challenges, create new opportunities and shape change. With a growing need for skilled data scientists, the University of Notre Dame, in collaboration with AT&T, has announced its new online master of science degree with a specialization in data science. This degree program will prepare graduates for careers as data scientists in a wide range of industry fields fields including management, marketing, information technology, government policy, health care, finance, education and scientific research.