Category: Blogs

For International Students: Required Tests for Applying to U.S. Universities

Most U.S. universities require certain tests scores for applications from international students. The most important factors in meeting these requirements are time management and completing the required tests in a way that strengthens your application. Time Management: plan ahead… Read More

For International Students: Choosing a University in the United States

Applying for universities in North America can be confusing. There are hundreds of higher education institutions in the United States. When searching for a university in the U.S., you might want to keep several factors in mind. Leave… Read More

Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality in the Classroom: NDNU’s New STEAM 3D Virtual Learning Lab

Robot surgeons, driverless cars, the Internet of Things, holographic computing, cyber and drone warfare, nanotechnology, and the initial preparations for human habitation of the moon and Mars: these are no longer science fiction. The future is here. Students… Read More

Jon Black Receives City of Belmont 2017 NDNU Student Community Service Award

Jon Black is both the associate director of admissions and the head coach of the lacrosse team at Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU). This year he also finished a master’s in business administration degree at NDNU and… Read More

Open Book Project Welcomes Elementary School Students to NDNU Campus to Choose Books and Learn about College

Each semester Notre Dame de Namur University (NDNU) is delighted to see the smiling faces of scores of elementary school students who come to our campus as part of the Open Book Project. Since 2010, students in the… Read More

The Career of an Art Therapist

I have always identified as an artist, but art therapy was not my original career goal. I planned to follow in my uncle’s footsteps and work in the graphic design industry. As an undergraduate art student, I devoted… Read More

Demand for Teachers is Increasing in California

If you want a career in teaching, now is the time! The State of California is currently experiencing a teacher shortage in a variety of areas. With many teachers currently retiring or nearing retirement age, the state needs… Read More

Reflection: Perry Elerts

Perry Elerts is the 2015-16 Associated Students of NDNU President. He is graduating this May with his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Interdisciplinary Studies in Issues of Social Change. Now that I am about to graduate from… Read More

Making Your Application Shine

Ok. You’ve narrowed down your college list to a manageable number and it’s time to begin the application process. Now what?! Make a list of the schools you’re planning to apply to. Include deadlines, any additional application requirements,… Read More

6 Helpful Hints for Submitting Your FAFSA

At NDNU we want to make sure that you achieve your academic and career goals by attaining your desired degree. To get you to the finish line, it is vitally important that you organize your financial future in… Read More