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Resources for the Media

This section of the Notre Dame de Namur University website provides resources that may be useful for members of the press, as well as other parties who have an interest in the university. If you cannot find the information you are looking for on this page, do not hesitate to contact the Office of Communications and we will do our best to assist you. 

Recent Press Releases

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NDNU Joins National Consortium to Add Online Courses and Students

University now part of Council of Independent Colleges’ Online Course Sharing Consortium

NDNU Names Dr. Diana Hernández as Chief Student Success Officer

Dr. Hernández to assume responsibility for academic and social dimensions of student life

Two Catholic Universities Collaborate to Offer Master of Public Administration

Notre Dame de Namur University Confers Degrees on 481 Graduates

Commencement speaker Stedman Graham stresses need for self-aware leadership

Notre Dame de Namur University Student Damaris Bonner Named 2019 Newman Civic Fellow

Community work includes tutoring low-income students and promoting sustainability on campus.

Notre Dame de Namur University Recognized for Leading MBA Program

National college guidance website Abound ranks campus among top institutions for business

Wiegand Gallery at Notre Dame de Namur University Presents 40-Year Retrospective

Exhibit features rarely seen artwork from gallery’s permanent collection

Stedman Graham to Speak at Notre Dame de Namur University 2019 Commencement

Author, speaker, and businessman to address graduates at Belmont campus on May 4

Update on the Current Status of Ralston Hall

NDNU Presents Mamma Mia! February 21–March 3

Dan Costa to Speak in Tracy on February 13 at NDNU Distinguished Thinkers Forum

Talk at Grand Theatre to highlight entrepreneurship in San Joaquin Valley

Notre Dame de Namur University Receives $250,000 Grant for Scholarships from Fletcher Jones Foundation

Notre Dame de Namur University Launches Online and Classroom-based Program in Criminal Justice in Response to High Job Demand

NDNU Receives $2.5 Million Federal Grant to Support Transfer Student Pathways and Student Success

The grant from the U.S. Department of Education will go to support programs that recruit, retain, and advise transfer, first-generation-to-college, and Latinx students. Read More. 

Events Celebrate 150th Anniversary of Notre Dame de Namur University Charter

Charter Week from October 8 to 13 features activities related to history of NDNU. Read More.

Notre Dame de Namur University Ranked by U.S. News & World Report in Best Regional Universities West and Best Value Schools

NDNU moved up two places this year in the Best Value Schools rankings. Read More.

Notre Dame de Namur University #1 Private College in Northern California for Social Mobility

CollegeNET survey shows that lower-income NDNU students find good jobs after graduation. Read More.

Notre Dame de Namur University Ranks High for Earning Potential and Excellence

Listings by PayScale.com and Money magazine highlight return on investment and academic quality. Read More.

NDNU Part of Historic Transfer Agreement between California Private Universities and Community Colleges

New accord provides pathway for community college students to finish bachelor’s degree at a private university. Read More. 

Notre Dame de Namur University Included among 2018–19 Colleges of Distinction

Campus selected for emphasis on student-centered learning. Read More.

Notre Dame de Namur University Listed among Top 10 Most Diverse in U.S.

Private college outpaces all but one public university in diversity. Read More.

Notre Dame de Namur University Alum Chris Kernes Co-creates App for Smartphone Psychotherapy

LARKR brings therapy to underserved populations and communities. Read More.