TheWeek@ND Fac/Staff Edition (August 2)


For the Week of August 2

Closures, Limited Hours and Cancellations

RecSports Facilities Closed August 4-8
All RecSports facilities will be closed Wednesday through Sunday, Aug. 4-8, for a deep cleaning of the facilities and resetting fitness equipment. Click here for more info.

Educational and Research Opportunities

“We Are All ND”
This workshop for staff is being offered to those not currently in a supervisory role. Please register for and attend We Are All ND in an effort to allow each and every member of our community to unite behind a common goal as we work to cultivate a spirit of inclusion at Notre Dame.
Thursday, Aug. 5; 1 to 3:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Aug. 11; 9 to 11:30 a.m.

OIT Training Classes
Office of Information Technologies technical training classes are free of charge and will be online until further notice.
∙ buyND, Tuesday, Aug. 10; 2 to 4:30 p.m. 
To register for courses, go to Questions or problems registering? Call 631-7227 or email OIT at

Faith and Service

Audition Now for the Notre Dame Basilica Schola
The Basilica Schola is a select vocal ensemble, comprising about 16 members of Notre Dame faculty, staff and students. This group specializes in unaccompanied sacred choral music, with a special focus on Renaissance polyphony. The choir sings for Sunday Vespers in the Basilica, special Masses and other services throughout the academic year. To schedule an audition, please contact Jonathan Hehn at or 631-6536. Visit to learn more.

Lectures and Presentations

Gradescope Workshops Now Available
Gradescope is a feedback and assessment tool that dramatically reduces time associated with grading exams, homework and assignments. Don’t miss this valuable workshop that features remote/online delivery of assignments — paper-based, fully online or both — and the workflow of integrating Gradescope with Canvas. Instructors can invite TAs and grading staff. If you are unable to attend either session, please register anyway. The sessions will be recorded and shared with all registrants.
Friday, Aug. 6; noon to 1 p.m. (Register by Thursday, Aug. 5.)
Tuesday, Aug. 10; 2 to 3 p.m. (Register by Monday, Aug. 9.)

Also This Week ...

Computer Workstation Program (CWP) Relaunch
The CWP provides a computer to meet typical computing needs for eligible staff and faculty. It has a rotation refresh cycle of four years, which results in improved security and reliability of computers and data. The CWP will fund the full cost of a standard Lenovo or Mac laptop including a four-year warranty.

Keep up to date on colleagues celebrating service anniversaries. Obituaries and memorial information may be found at In Memory. Please contact askHR at 631-5900 to submit obituary and memorial updates.