A sunset photo of campus taken from an aerial viewpoint.

Each month, the University highlights a selected theme for its storytelling. The themes are a lens through which visitors can view our efforts to be a pre-eminent Catholic research institution that is a powerful means for doing good in this country, and the world.



With the start of a new year, signs of progress and renewal – both spiritual and physical – restore a freshness and vigor to the Notre Dame campus and surrounding communities.

Through the month of January as faculty, staff and students embrace new ways of thinking, feeling and doing, Notre Dame News will highlight University stories of renewal.

A visual metaphor of replacing old with new leaves of a tree shaped as a human head.