Notre Dame ACE Teaching Fellow Rose Raderstorf's fifth-grade class put their Catholic Social Teaching into action to serve the poor and love thy neighbor this past school year. The students decided to make sandwiches for those in need in their Tucson, Ariz. community, passing out hundreds at Casa Maria Catholic Worker House each month.
In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TED has created a program called TEDx. TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. Our event at the University of Notre Dame is called TEDxUND, where x=independently organized TED event. At our TEDxUND event, TEDTalks video and live speakers will combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group.
The University of Notre Dame asks "What Would You Fight For?" in this series of stories highlighting the research, scholarly achievements and social initiatives of our faculty and students. Watch for a new two-minute segment during each home Notre Dame football game broadcast on NBC.