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Dare to Imagine Curing Cancer

More than 100 years ago, New York physician William Coley pioneered methods that relied on the body’s immune system to treat cancer. Although quickly surpassed by advances in...

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Dare to Say ‘No’

From trying to reject food offered by our grandmothers when we’re too full, to acquiescing to others out of fear of confrontation, we are all familiar with the discomfort...

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Art and History

Dare to Let the Arts Transform You

Sam Jackson began his theatre career at his high school, where he became heavily involved with the arts by both directing and acting in a variety of plays. At Notre Dame, he...

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Health and Society

Dare to Think Like a Champion

From the locker room to the boardroom, delivering consistent performance excellence is one of the most desired yet difficult measures to attain. The human brain is an often...

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Science and Technology

Cancer Cells Thrive in Stiff Tissue, According to New Study

Stiffer breast tissue creates an environment more prone to cancer by enabling the disease to interfere with the surrounding healthy cells, according to a recent study published...

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Engineered Polymer Membranes Could Be New Option for Water Treatment

The world’s freshwater resources are in short supply. According to the United Nations, water scarcity affects an estimated 1.9 billion people and 2.1 billion people live with...

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Art and History

May, Moms, and Movies at the Browning Cinema

Joining Establishing Shot to discuss the 2018 Michiana Jewish Film Festival is Sarah Snider, a Michigander who graduated from Yeshiva University with a Bachelor of Arts in English...

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Science and Technology

Dengue Virus Transmission Dominated by Those with Undetected Infection, Study Finds

People showing virtually no symptoms are likely the primary source of dengue fever, according to new research published in PLOS Pathogens. Nearly 400 million people each year are...

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Connecting Fields – ACMS and Athletics Collaboration Benefits Students in Sports and Science

To someone who’s not into math, the formula statistician Alan Huebner chalked on the blackboard in Hurley Hall could have looked like the formula to…well, anything. But...

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Study Reveals How Bacteria Communicate in Groups to Avoid Antibiotics

In a new study published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry (JBC), researchers from the University of Notre Dame and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have found...

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Religion and Philosophy

The Catholic Split with Clemens Sedmak

Tim O’Malley for Church Life Today welcomes Clemens Sedmak to talk about the split between social justice Catholics and sacramental Catholics in America. Clemens is a professor...

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Ten Years Hence 2018: Dr. Gill Bejerano

Dr. Gill Bejerano, Associate Professor of Developmental Biology, of Computer Science and of Pediatrics, Bejerano Lab, Stanford University, discusses his work on human genomics and...

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