We are the Notre Dame Staff of International Descent (NDSID) employee resource group. Our focus is to provide cultural, social, and intellectual activities for Notre Dame international staff and the University at large, as well as provide opportunities for our members to expand their social networks and improve their Notre Dame experience.
Our Mission, Vision, and Goals
To serve as a resource in providing cultural, social, and intellectual activities that help create a more comfortable and inviting experience for Notre Dame staff and faculty of international descent. The mission supports and fosters the University of Notre Dame's commitment to diversity and inclusion.
To provide opportunities for our members to expand their social networks and help improve their overall Notre Dame experience through cultural, social, and intellectual activities for ND international staff, faculty, and the University at large.
Cultural: Create opportunities for members to share their customs, traditions, food, dress, music, and other cultural artifacts with one another and with the University at large
Social: Promote and support key diversity and inclusion initiatives and social activities that recognize and leverage members of international staff and faculty
Professional Development: Support the University’s recruitment, development, and educational opportunities for international staff and faculty