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2020 Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Awards announced

April 21, 2020 • Categories: News

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Physics graduate students Saurabh Bansal (advised by Prof. Chris Kolda) and Orlando Gomez (advised by Prof. Anna Simon) are the recipients of 2020 Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Awards from the Kaneb Center. 

This award was created in 1999 to recognize graduate student instructors and TAs who demonstrate commitment to exceptional teaching in lectures, seminars, labs, and across the academic profession. The Graduate School and the Kaneb Center for Teaching and Learning present the award annually to TAs that are nominated by their departments. There were fourteen awards given to TAs in the College of Science. The award consists of a certificate from the Kaneb Center and Graduate School, a letter documenting the award for the graduate student’s file, and a $100 honorarium from the Kaneb Center.…

Aprahamian assisting Armenia in fight against COVID-19

April 10, 2020 • Categories: News

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Ani Aprahamian, Freimann Professor of Physics at the University of Notre Dame, is presently on leave in Armenia as a Fulbright Fellow, where she serves as the Director of Armenia's Alikhanyan National Laboratory in Yerevan. After successfully starting a program in nuclear medicine at the newly installed Cyclone-18 accelerator towards the production of radioisotopes with the local team, she has gone on to use the laboratory’s resources to fight the impact of COVID-19 in Armenia.…