TheWeek@ND Fac/Staff Edition (September 19)



For the Week of September 19

University Campaigns and Initiatives

President’s Address to the Faculty
This annual address is an opportunity for faculty to hear firsthand from University President Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., about a number of important initiatives underway as we begin the new academic year. Reception to follow. 
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 4 p.m. in the Patricia George Decio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Arts and Performances


Beyond the Classics Series — “Documentary: Fact or Fiction?”
Learn how nonfiction representation has evolved from early experimentations through the impact of television journalism to the emergence of new media in a new Learning Beyond the Classics series (Tuesdays, Sept. 20 through Dec. 6). Fac/Staff: $20 for series or $6 per film. Free for ND, SMC, HC and IUSB students.
“Chronicle of a Summer” (1961)
The new Learning Beyond the Classics series “Documentary: Fact or Fiction?” begins with “Chronicle of a Summer.” This vanguard work of what Edgar Morin termed cinéma vérité is a brilliantly conceived and realized sociopolitical diagnosis of the early 1960s in France. Fac/Staff: $6. Free for ND, SMC, HC and IUSB students. (90 minutes)
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 8 to 9:30 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

“Bulletproof” (2020)
What does it mean to be safe in school in the United States? “Bulletproof” poses and complicates these questions through a provocative exploration of fear and American violence and explores the complexities of violence in schools by looking at the strategies employed to prevent it. A panel discussion will follow the screening. Free but ticketed. (83 minutes)
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 7:30 to 8:45 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

“Riotsville, USA” (2022)
Welcome to Riotsville, a point in American history when the nation’s rulers did everything possible to win the war in the streets. Recovering an obscured history whose effects have shaped the present, “Riotsville, USA” is a poetic and furious reflection on the rebellions of the 1960s and the machine that worked to destroy them. Fac/Staff: $6. Students: $4. (91 minutes)
Friday, Sept. 23; 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Saturday, Sept. 24; 9:30 p.m.
Sunday, Sept. 25; 4 p.m.

“The Tsugua Diaries” (2021)
Three close friends, Crista, Carloto and João (and an entire film crew), become the protagonists of a cinematic experiment shot during the lockdown. Shot in 16mm, the film is one of the most playful cinematic creations of the pandemic, for which personal restrictions provided a source of inspiration and pure joy in the creative process. Fac/Staff: $6. Students: $4. (102 minutes)
Friday, Sept. 23; 9:30 to 11:15 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Saturday, Sept. 24; 6:30 p.m.

Met Opera: Live in HD presents “Hamlet” (Dean)
The riveting contemporary masterpiece reimagined by Australian composer Brett Dean now appears with Neil Armfield — who directed the work’s premiere in 2017 — bringing this acclaimed staging to the Met. Fac/Staff: $23. Students: $16. (225 minutes with one intermission)
Saturday, Sept. 24; 1 to 4:45 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

“Enchanted” (2007)
Blending animation and live action with healthy doses of self-awareness, the movie-musical “Enchanted” reunited composer-lyricist Alan Menken and composer Stephen Schwartz to both indulge in and lampoon indelible Disney songs, including many they wrote throughout their careers. $1 tickets.
Sunday, Sept. 25; 1 to 2:45 p.m. in the Browning Cinema, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center


Arts of Dignity — Singing the Story of American Workers: A Concert with Folk Musician Tom Breiding
The Center for Social Concerns is proud to kick off its annual Arts of Dignity series for 2022-23 with Tom Breiding, a singer-songwriter long engaged with the labor movement and environmental justice in Appalachia.
Monday, Sept. 19; 7 to 8:30 p.m. in Washington Hall

Longform Improv Show
Join The Humor Artists’ longform team, Taste of Purgatory, for a free longform improv comedy performance.
Friday, Sept. 23; 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Lab Theatre, Washington Hall

Jessica Vosk
Jessica Vosk is best known as “100% that witch” Elphaba in Broadway’s “Wicked.” If you saw Elphaba in the show’s second national tour to South Bend, you know Vosk’s mean, green soprano. The Presenting Series’ opening night guarantees a display of impressive vocals, dynamic personality and an uncanny sense of humor. Fac/Staff: $57. Student: $10.
Friday, Sept. 23; 7:30 to 10 p.m. in the Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

South Bend Symphony Orchestra presents “Mozart y Mambo”
The South Bend Symphony Orchestra’s 90th season opens with siblings Sarah Willis and Music
Director Alastair Willis on stage together. This exciting and unique performance combines much-loved solo pieces for French horn by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart with traditional Cuban music. Fac/Staff and Students: $12.
Saturday, Sept. 24; 7:30 p.m. in the Leighton Concert Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Sunday, Sept. 25; 2:30 p.m.

O’Neill Open House and “In C” Performance
Wake up the echoes in O’Neill Hall! Join the Department of Music, Sacred Music, faculty and students in a performance of Terry Riley’s iconic “In C,” plus an instrument petting zoo, Rohr’s food truck, live performances and more.
Sunday, Sept. 25; noon to 4 p.m. in O’Neill Hall of Music (at the Leahy Gate)

“Rooted in the Word: Sacred Text, Sacred Speech and the Voice of the Organ”
Alumna Mary Catherine Levri ’17 is director of music and assistant professor of music and pastoral studies at Mount St. Mary’s Seminary and School of Theology. In her planned program, composers may include Buxtehude, Bach, Heiller and Peeters among others. Fac/Staff: $10. Students: $5.
Sunday, Sept. 25; 4 to 5:15 p.m. in the Reyes Organ and Choral Hall, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Athletics and Sporting Events

Visit the Athletics composite schedule for events this week.

Deadlines or Registrations

Teach@ND Day
If you Teach @ ND, this event is for you! Friday, Oct. 7 is being set aside to celebrate and support the excellent teaching that happens on Notre Dame’s campus, with a focus on relationship-rich education. There will be events, giveaways and more, meant to recognize the immense value of your work and your connections with students. The registration deadline is Tuesday, Sept. 20. Register here.
Friday, Oct. 7; 10:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. in the Downes Club (seventh floor), Corbett Family Hall

Fall 2022 Thrive! Lunch Pairings
Do you want to network but don’t want to commit a lot of time? Do you prefer meeting people one-on-one instead of in a large group? If so, sign up for the lunch pairings sponsored by the Thrive! Ambassadors by the deadline of Friday, Sept. 23, to be randomly paired with a lunch partner from a different division. All employees are welcome to participate. Contact Jessica Schiller at with questions.

GreeNDot Bystander Intervention Certification for Faculty and Staff
GreeNDot is Notre Dames’ bystander intervention initiative that teaches strategies on how to recognize moments of harm and how to react. This initiative is promoted to our students in encouraging a culture of care within our campus community. Faculty and staff who want to take the four-hour national certification should complete the interest form by Monday, Sept. 26.

The John Burgee Lecture — “Notre-Dame de Paris: Architecting a Legacy”
The School of Architecture will host French architects Philippe Villeneuve and Rémi Fromont, who are leading the reconstruction of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris after its devastating fire in 2019. They’ll share their experience, progress and latest updates. Virtual attendance requires registration.
Tuesday, Sept. 27; 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium, Walsh Family Hall of Architecture, and online

Time-Out for Tech: Using Udemy
Udemy has thousands of courses for you to take, but finding just the right one can be a challenge. Learn how to navigate this system and find the best courses for your needs. Free. The Zoom link will be added to the calendar event the day before the session.
Thursday, Sept. 29; 3 to 3:30 p.m. via Zoom

Conference: “Converging Wisdom? Questioning the Continued Relevance of the Perennial Philosophy”
Examine the claim that the varying and sometimes conflicting teachings of world religions reveal a similarity of metaphysical insight and spiritually liberating wisdom, all rooted in one divine source. Open registration. Attend in-person or virtually.
Sunday, Oct. 2; 3 to 8 p.m. in Room 215/216, McKenna Hall
Monday, Oct. 3; 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 4, 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Educational and Research Opportunities

Learning at Work Academy: English as a New Language (ENL) and High School Equivalency (HSE) Begin This Week
Fall term starts this week. Free to all full- and part-time employees. Please plan to register during the first week if you can, but rolling admission allows you to register throughout the year.
ENL class: Mondays and Wednesdays; 2 to 4 p.m. in Training Room 127, Mason Service Center
HSE class: Tuesdays and Thursdays; 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. 

Hesburgh Libraries and Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship Workshops:
Click on each workshop to see more details and to register.
Extracting Parts of Speech and Named Entities
This hands-on workshop will demonstrate the use of a locally developed tool to extract parts of speech and named entities from any plain text file. Participants will then learn how to use a free program called OpenRefine to sort and search through the results. Take this workshop, and your “reading” abilities will begin to take on new dimensions.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 11 a.m. to noon in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library
Introduction to Github and Markdown
Traditionally used for software development, Git and the online platform GitHub have been adopted for projects of all kinds, including humanities research. This workshop guides participants through the basic functions of contributing to a repository and writing documents in its preferred plain-text format, markdown.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 1 to 2 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 246), Hesburgh Library
Using a Concordance
Concordances are centuries old tools used to understand large volumes of text. Modern-day concordances also help the reader identify statistically significant key words and word collocations, and navigate a text in question. This workshop will also demonstrate a free, cross-platform concordance program called AntConc.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 2 to 3 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library
Virtual Reality Workshop Series—Developing an Original Simulation: Scoping a Minimum Viable Product
Learn how to develop minimal viable product criteria for a virtual reality (VR) simulation. Participants will look at a number of independently developed unity environments, discuss what goes into developing a first draft of a VR project, and collaboratively develop criteria for an original simulation. This is the first of a three-part series.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library
How to Make a Book
This hands-on workshop will demonstrate how to bind books using any one of three different techniques: using a machine to do coil binding, using a machine to do adhesive binding or making a book with a “slot and tab” method and absolutely no tools, only paper. Learn about the enriching process of printing and making books, even in an digital era.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 2 to 3 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library
Introduction to the Bloomberg Terminal Excel Add-On
This session provides an introduction to direct data export options in Bloomberg Terminal using its Excel add-on. Learn how to use the spreadsheet builder, which offers a more visual method of exporting data, as well as the Excel function builder, which allows for more complex and specific data requests.   
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. in the Business Library (Room L012), Mendoza College of Business
Using the Distant Reader
This workshop is useful to anyone who needs to read large volumes of material and will help you take control of your content. The Distant Reader, a locally written system, can take large volumes of URLs or files, create a corpus, convert it into plain text, complete natural language processing and output sets of reports.   
Thursday, Sept. 22; 1 to 2 p.m. in the Navari Family Center for Digital Scholarship (Room 247), Hesburgh Library
Building a Better Lit Review
Most researchers understand the overwhelming feeling of conducting a thorough literature review. VOSviewer alleviates the pain of conducting a lit review by letting researchers visualize the relationships between their sources. In this workshop, you’ll learn what VOSviewer is, how it works and how you can use it in your own work.
Friday, Sept. 23; 10 to 11 a.m. in the Collaboration Hub (Room 220), Hesburgh Library


Visual Storytelling: Basic Design with Canva
This workshop covers the basics of designing with Canva, including some basic design principles to help attendees understand how to use contrast, repetition, alignment and proximity to design visually appealing brochures, presentations, posters, social media images and more. Attendees will create a poster and a social media image.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 4 to 5 p.m. in Room 334, Bond Hall

Make Notre Dame Toastmasters Part of Your Professional Development Endeavor Goals
To learn more about the club, visit or contact
As you work toward your Endeavor goals, consider joining Notre Dame Toastmasters as part of your professional development. This is a great opportunity to build communication and leadership skills and in a safe and supportive environment for those looking to communicate and lead with confidence. Notre Dame Toastmasters meets weekly on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. year-round. Free to visit, fee to join.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. in person in Room 213, DeBartolo Hall, or on Zoom

Workshop: “Better Conversations Every Day (Coaching for Non-Supervisors)”
Better culture and better performance start with better conversations. This interactive workshop teaches coaching skills that foster trust, empowerment and respect/fairness; equip all to speak up, give feedback and better collaborate; and accelerate the growing culture of coaching at Notre Dame. Both sessions are required.
Wednesday, Sept. 28; 8:30 a.m. to noon in Room B01, McKenna Hall
Thursday, Sept. 29; 8:30 a.m. to noon

Technology Training Classes
Office of Information Technologies technical training classes are free of charge. Check the class description in Endeavor for the method of delivery of each class.
GLez Training, Tuesday, Sept. 27; 10 to 11:30 a.m.
Qualtrics Forms, Level I: Basic, Tuesday, Sept. 27; 8:30 a.m. to noon
Tableau: Introduction, Wednesday, Sept. 28; 1 to 4:30 p.m.
To register for courses, go to endeavor.nd.eduQuestions or problems registering? Call 631-7227 or email OIT at 


Research Study Participation Opportunity:
CVRL (Computer Science and Engineering)

Students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in a 30-minute research study. The objective is to identify techniques of heart rate, respiration rate and blood pressure estimation from videos of subjects performing various tasks. Review further details here. Participants will receive a gift card.
Sessions are available Mondays through Thursdays (starting Tuesday, Sept. 20, to Oct. 27), from 2 to 4 p.m. in Room 355C, Fitzpatrick Hall of Engineering

Faith and Service

Grief Support Group
Faculty and staff who have experienced the death of a loved one — a child, parent, spouse, friend, colleague or another — are invited to join this support group. Meeting monthly on the third Tuesday of each month, the group is confidential and non denominational.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; noon to 1 p.m. in Room 301 (across from the elevator and south stairwell), Coleman-Morse Center

Caregivers Support Group
This group is for faculty or staff who are caring for an aging parent, spouse or child with special needs. The group offers the opportunity to connect with other caregivers, share information about resources, learn how others deal with their situations and have a community that understands and listens.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in Room 301 (across from the elevator and south stairwell), Coleman-Morse Center

Volunteer as a Tour Guide at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart
The Basilica is seeking volunteers to immerse themselves in the history of the Catholic faith in Indiana. You’ll guide pilgrims and guests from all over the world to a deeper appreciation for the Basilica of the Sacred Heart. Weekday and Sunday hours are available. If you’re interested in volunteering, please contact Katie Pelster at
Beginning Wednesday, Sept. 21

Health and Recreation

Garden Plots Available!
The Notre Dame Community Garden (at 54067 Ivy Road, South Bend) seeks to provide a space where Notre Dame graduate students, faculty and staff can come together and get our hands dirty! If you are interested in learning more about the garden, and/or if you are interested in having a plot for yourself, please email Julie Wilson at

Yoga in Italian
Tiziana Serafini, certified yoga instructor, will guide you through an energizing and peaceful series of poses. No previous knowledge of Italian is needed — just a bit of fearless enthusiasm! Each sequence will be briefly introduced in English. Mats and blocks are available in the studio, but bring your water bottle.
Friday, Sept. 23; 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Studio 1, Smith Center

Lectures and Presentations

Lunch Lecture: “What Does Human Dignity Mean and Why Should We Care?”
Join Christopher McCrudden, professor of human rights and equality law at Queen’s University Belfast, for a reflection on the meaning and importance of the concept of human dignity. Lecture begins at 12:30 p.m. with lunch available at noon. No RSVP required; all are welcome.
Monday, Sept. 19; noon to 1:45 p.m. in the Oak Room, South Dining Hall

Transformative Latina Leadership Lecture with Dorene C. Dominguez
This is an interview-style conversation with Dorene C. Dominguez ’85, Notre Dame Trustee, and Luis R. Fraga, director of the Institute for Latino Studies. Dominguez is the chairwoman and CEO of Vanir, a national leader in project and construction management and real estate development. She is speaking in honor of 50 years of women at Notre Dame.
Monday, Sept. 19; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. in the auditorium (Room 104), Bond Hall

Webinar — “Architecture and Climate Change: Grand Visions in Urban Planning”
Architects play a major role in designing outdoor spaces to mitigate the effects of climate change. Join ND Energy for a virtual conversation about projects in China, India and the United States that address the need for equity and inclusion, creating functional beauty in underserved urban areas for the benefit of all. Registration is required.
Monday, Sept. 19; 8 to 9 p.m. via Zoom

Lecture: “Integral Human Development and Institutions”
Presented by Kellogg Faculty Fellow Clemens Sedmak, director of the Nanovic Institute for European Studies and professor of social ethics in the Keough School of Global Affairs, this lecture will explore the intersection between integral human development and the ethics of institutions.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 12:30 to 2 p.m. in Room C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Pizza, Pop & Politics
Join ND Votes as they host Melinda Fountain, who will speak on the importance of local civil engagement and her journey from diplomat to state senate candidate. Free to attend. Pizza and pop will be provided! Review the poster.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Room 1050, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Panel Discussion — “From Carbon Capture to Artificial Food: The Complexities of Future Choices”
Engineers and scientists are developing methods to use excess carbon in the atmosphere to synthesize carbohydrates, which could reduce the adverse effects of modern agriculture. All are welcome to attend a panel discussion with Notre Dame faculty experts on the socioeconomic implications of using direct carbon capture for synthetic food production.
Tuesday, Sept. 20; 7 to 8 p.m. in Carey Auditorium (Room 107), Hesburgh Library

2022 CARE Conference: “Accountability in a Sustainable World”
The Center for Accounting Research and Education (CARE) hosts the 2022 CARE Conference. Open to the public, this two-day virtual event invites speakers and panels of experts to discuss accounting for sustainability and responsible investing. Free with registration required.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. online
Friday, Sept. 23; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

“My Contacts with Saint John Paul II at the Fall of the Soviet Union”: The Keeley Vatican Lecture with Archbishop Claudio Gugerotti
(Note date and venue change.) The Most Rev. Claudio Gugerotti, the apostolic nuncio to Great Britain and the titular archbishop of Rebellum, will present the Keeley Vatican Lecture online due to his attendance at the state funeral for Queen Elizabeth II.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. via livestream on YouTube

International Day of Peace: End Racism. Build Peace.
Each year, the United Nations International Day of Peace is observed around the world on Sept. 21. This year’s theme is “End Racism. Build Peace.” Join the Kroc Institute for a dynamic conversation followed by a reception.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 4 to 5:30 p.m. in Room 1050, Jenkins Nanovic Halls

Panel Discussion — “Post-Roe America: Making Intersectional Feminist Sense of Abortion Bans”
Join a panel of local experts for a teach-in and discussion about the recent Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Supreme Court decision and Indiana’s new abortion law. The panelists are scholars with expertise in reproductive health, politics and law who will address the impacts of abortion criminalization on our communities and institutions. Guided by a commitment to intersectionality, our discussion will center on the ways that racism, economic injustice and geography shape both the impacts of abortion restrictions and movements to resist them.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the Jordan Auditorium, Mendoza College of Business

An Evening with Jaume Plensa
Working in a wide variety of materials, Jaume Plensa has created sculptures that work as visual metaphors to address and inspire unifying themes of humanity. In a special visit to Notre Dame, the artist will discuss his practice and many of his most iconic endeavors.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Annenberg Auditorium, Snite Museum of Art

Notre Dame’s Commitment to Carbon Neutrality
In the fall of 2021, the University committed to becoming a carbon neutral campus by 2050. Paul Kempf, assistant vice president for utilities and maintenance, will provide an update on Notre Dame’s progress to date on improving energy conservation measures and reducing carbon emissions, as well as recent ventures into solar, hydro and geothermal energy.
Wednesday, Sept. 21; 7 to 8 p.m. in Room 136, DeBartolo Hall

Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory Tour
Tour the facility where Notre Dame partners with industry and government to develop advanced technologies required for conventional and high Mach air-breathing propulsion, energy generation, advanced thermal management and energy storage solutions. Open to Notre Dame students, faculty and staff. Space is limited and registration by Sept. 21 is required.
Thursday, Sept. 22; 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in the Notre Dame Turbomachinery Laboratory

Video and Panel Discussion — “Brazilian Democracy in Danger: How Polarization and Institutional Crises Have Eroded Democracy”
To what extent is Brazilian democracy in danger? Can there be the rise of a new authoritarian regime in Latin America’s largest country? This virtual event begins with showing the second video of the two-episode series “Brazil Today,” followed by further discussion with distinguished panelists and moderators.
Thursday, Sept. 22; 4 to 5:30 p.m. in the auditorium, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Virtual Panel Discussion: Success Stories of Hispanic Alumni of Notre Dame
Members of the Hispanic Alumni of Notre Dame will discuss their personal and career choices since their college years. Many are pioneers and leaders in their career paths and aim to share their experiences and mentor Notre Dame students. Part of the 2022 Hispanic Heritage Month series of events at the Institute for Latino Studies.
Thursday, Sept. 22; 7 to 8:30 p.m. via Zoom

Wrongful Convictions and the Death Penalty in America: A Fireside Chat with Sister Helen Prejean
“Dead Man Walking” author Sister Helen Prejean, who for decades has been the leader and moral conscience at the heart of the anti-death-penalty movement in the United States, will participate in a fireside chat with Law School Dean G. Marcus Cole.
Friday, Sept. 23; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the auditorium, Eck Visitors Center

Lecture: “Race and the Media”
“Building an Anti-Racist Vocabulary” is a weekly lecture series to guide our community through topics necessary to a deeper understanding of racial justice. This week Eric Deggans, television critic for NPR, dissects the powerful ways modern media feeds fear and prejudice. Open to the Notre Dame community via Zoom.
Friday, Sept. 23; 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. via Zoom

Safety, Parking and Traffic

NDPD Introduces New Technology to Enhance Safety
ND Safe is a new smartphone app for faculty, staff and students to access multiple resources for personal safety all in one place, including one-button calls to Notre Dame police/fire/emergency dispatch, St. Joseph County 911 and non-emergency assistance. ND Safe is free and easy to download using your ND credentials.
Access via the ND Mobile app or as a stand-alone app through the NDPD website

Social Gatherings

Faculty Happy Hour
Faculty Happy Hours are a chance to meet faculty from another department or college and to build community. Share ideas and research with others, relax together and bring colleagues with you. All faculty are welcome along with their spouses and partners. Appetizers and non-alcoholic beverages are included.
Thursday, Sept. 22; 4 to 6 p.m. in the Snite Museum of Art

Tech Tips, Tools and IT Maintenance

Canvas Tip: Message Students from the Gradebook
Canvas’ Gradebook offers a feature that allows instructors to send messages to students based on the status of their grade. Whether the student hasn’t submitted their assignment or may have scored less than 80 percent, instructors can select a criterion and reach out to those students who meet it.

Keep up to date on new hires and 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.