News & Events
CDT is organizing a Fall, 2017 Speaker Series as a precursor to a new required 1-credit professionalization seminar, entitled “Technology as a Profession.” This new professionalization seminar course will be offered each semester starting in Spring, 2018 and does not have pre-requisites. All CDT students who declare the minor after August 22, 2017 must take the new seminar once prior to their graduation. This course, along with the two required programming courses, will constitute the core course requirements for CDT. …
The CDT program announced a new internship program in Cyber Safety and Security. This program is jointly sponsored by the CDT program and St. Joseph County Law Enforcement. Interns will work along side County Cyber Crime Unit personnel to identify, investigate, and prosecute cybercriminals. The application process for this internship is now open. Please see the document at the link below for more details and information about this internship program.…
Beginning in the fall of 2015, the College of Arts and Letters will offer a new minor in Computing and Digital Technologies (CDT), which is designed to supplement a traditional liberal arts education with technical instruction.
Matthew Wilkens, an assistant professor in Notre Dame’s Department of English, recently won a prestigious fellowship from the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) for his groundbreaking digital humanities research. In naming Wilkens one of seven scholars to receive its 2014 Digital Innovation Fellowship, ACLS described his Literary Geography at Scale as “one of the largest humanities text-mining projects to date and the first truly large-scale study of 20th- and 21st-century literature.”
The College of Arts and Letters will launch an interdisciplinary minor in Computing and Digital Technologies (CDT) starting in the fall of 2015. The CDT minor will offer a foundation for Arts and Letters students interested in all facets of technology—from technology consulting and cyber security to the digital arts and humanities. “One of the most exciting aspects of this program is that it was designed from the beginning with input from Arts and Letters alumni who are now leaders in the technology industry,” said Charles Crowell, associate professor of psychology and director of the program.
At the core of the University of Notre Dame is an aspiration to become a preeminent research university with a distinctive Catholic mission and an unsurpassed undergraduate education. Those values will find expression in the new Digital Media Center, a component of the Campus Crossroads project.
The University of Notre Dame’s Hesburgh Libraries have officially launched the Center for Digital Scholarship, located in the northeast corner on the first floor of its flagship Hesburgh Library building. This launch marks a transformational leap into the future for the Hesburgh Libraries and helps to meet the growing demand for advanced research expertise and digital library services at Notre Dame.
John R. Phillips, U.S. ambassador to Italy, will be in attendance as an exhibit and symposium highlighting the University of Notre Dame School of Architecture’s discoveries at the historic Roman Forum open April 2 (Wednesday) in Rome. Dario Franceschini, Italy’s Minister of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism, and Véronique Dauge, head of the Cultural Unit, UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe, also will be in attendance.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Paul Uhrig, Chief Administrative Officer, Surescripts
Talk title: Improving Healthcare in America with Health Information Technology--The
Technology is the Easy Part.
As Acting CEO of Surescripts in 2014, led the Company though a leadership transition, exceeded
all corporate goals, created new brand story, and re-contracted with customers accounting for
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Jeff Sucec, Founder and CEO of Performance Potential, Inc.
Title of talk: The Role of the Successful Consultant--Foundational Skills and Knowledge You
Will Need at All Junctures of Your Career
Jeff is often the highest rated keynote speaker at business conferences. The topics he covers
includes leadership, employee engagement, using innovative approaches for maximizing
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Melissa Summers, Managing Director, Accenture
Talk Title: From Shared Desktop to Video Chat: Growing Up at a Global Professional Services
Melissa Summers, Managing Director at Accenture, with over 20 years of transformational IT
experience across numerous industries. She currently is responsible for the Digital Enterprise
Thursday, November 29, 2018
MIKE BONNER- Executive Producer, Live Events- Fighting Irish Media Notre Dame
Talk Title: Game Entertainment & Elevating the In-Venue Experience
Mike oversees all aspects of the live production for Fighting Irish Media. In 2017, his team
began production on the first-ever football video board show at Notre Dame stadium. Bonner's