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Health and Society

Study Shows Social Media an Effective Tool for Predicting Voting Outcomes

A new study reveals social media may highlight intergroup polarization of voter opinion more adequately than traditional polls when predicting election outcomes. Researchers at...

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Health and Society

Fighting Mosquito-borne Diseases

Leading up to the 2016 summer Olympics in Brazil, Zika virus ravaged South America, and photos and videos of patients haunted the news worldwide. A year later, Zika has fallen out...

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Global Affairs

Fighting to End Poverty

In Dandora, Kenya, a sprawling neighborhood in Nairobi, housing for 250,000 people is built around the city’s largest dumpsite. Life near a large trash heap exposes the...

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Notre Dame Forum

Views from the West Wing: How Global Trends Shape U.S. Foreign Policy

Throughout history, U.S. presidential Chiefs of Staff have held a front row seat to some of the most important and influential events in our nation’s history — from tense...

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Religion and Philosophy

Religious Peacebuilding

In this episode, A. Rashied Omar from the Keough School of Global Affairs discusses his work in religious peacebuilding.

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Religion and Philosophy

A Rabbi, a Priest, and an Imam Walk into a Coffee Shop

Jews, Christians, and Muslims lived side by side for centuries in the medieval Mediterranean world and, especially among the decently educated, knew a lot about each others’...

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Science and Technology

Ten Years Hence 2017: Professor Frank Incopera

Professor Frank Incropera, H. Clifford and Evelyn A. Brosey Professor Emeritus and Matthew H. McCloskey Dean Emeritus of the College of Engineering at the University of Notre...

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Law and Politics

Brexit, the WTO, and the Future of UK Trade: Session 3 of 3

This video is part of the Notre Dame Student-Alumni Lecture Series 2016; this is the last of three roundtable discussions regarding the trade implications of Brexit. The sessions...

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Law and Politics

Brexit and Trade Negotiations outside the EU: Session 2 of 3

This video is part of the Notre Dame Student-Alumni Lecture Series 2016; this is the second of three roundtable discussions regarding the trade implications of Brexit. The...

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Law and Politics

Brexit and Trade Negotiations with the EU: Session 1 of 3

This video is part of the Notre Dame Student-Alumni Lecture Series 2016; this is the first of three roundtable discussions regarding the trade implications of Brexit. The sessions...

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Law and Politics

Asia and the US Elections

The 2016 US Presidential election is full of issues that affect our relationship with nations in Asia, including trade and security. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), China’s...

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Law and Politics

Fighting to Protect the Innocent

“We have found you and we have given you time to enter the [gang]. You have had two opportunities to join and we will kill you if you don’t,” the note said. It was addressed...

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