About Us

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

Mission:

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

Vision:

To provide opportunities for our members to expand their social networks and help improve their overall Notre Dame experience

Goals: 

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