The 2016 presidential campaign will go down as one of the most divisive in US history. Read what it was like for Notre Dame senior, Lilly '17, to vote for the first time during such a contentious race and how she used Facing History and Ourselves to help her navigate such a turbulent political climate.
Standing in solidarity with victims of human trafficking and in support of National Human Trafficking Awareness Day, students wore blue on Wednesday. Organized by ND's on-campus awareness group, SAMS (Students Against Modern Slavery), the event was the latest effort in raising awareness and support for victims of this global problem.
Our most recent alumnae returned to campus to share their experiences with current students last week, providing insight into college life.
Each student has the opportunity to develop her leadership skills within the co-curricular program of her choice. Students develop voice and experience in our empowering environment.
165 Years of Tradition
In the midst of a rapidly changing world, Notre Dame's spirit and traditions remain. Whether donning crazy costumes for Spirit Week, walking downtown to attend mass, or swaying arm-in-arm while singing the alma mater, generations of women have upheld these traditions and called Notre Dame home.
A Culture of Innovation
Notre Dame's progressive culture of solution-finding, resource-sharing, skill-building and partnerships promotes curiosity and creativity within a unique learning environment.
Unique Downtown Experience
A Notre Dame education extends well beyond the footprint of our downtown San Jose campus, out into the tenth largest city in the United States and the thriving center of Silicon Valley.
I have learned to apply classroom knowledge to advocate for, and address, pressing needs around me and have developed a love for social justice and serving others.
— Snigdha Banda, Rice University - Baylor College of Medicine
Choosing to attend Notre Dame was by far one of the best decisions I have made. I would not be the young woman I am today if not for Notre Dame.
— Megan Aguilar, Stanford University
I have been blessed to have the opportunity to expand my knowledge base in a compassionate, brilliant community with a focus on the empowerment of women.
— Anupriya Nag, Pomona College
Through my high school journey, I have grown into the young woman I have always been empowered to be.
— Madison Soule, George Washington University