ACE logo

ACE Teaching Fellows

Sheila Walsh (ACE 21) Honored as Outstanding New Math Teacher of the Year in Louisiana

on Friday, 15 December 2017.

Sheila Walsh ACE 21 New Outstanding Teacher of the Year

ACE graduate Sheila Walsh was honored by the Louisiana Association of Teachers of Mathematics (LATM) as the Outstanding New Math Teacher of the Year at the organization’s annual conference in Baton Rouge on November 7.

Notre Dame's ESTEEM Program Spotlights Arielle Gannon (ACE 22)

on Monday, 04 December 2017.

By: Gene Stowe

This was first published on

ESTEEM Program Arielle Gannon ACE

Arielle Gannon, who graduated from Trinity College Dublin with a degree in theoretical physics, completed Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE) program where she spent two years teaching AP Physics 1 and 2, AP Calculus AB, and Robotics at a Catholic school in Mission, Tex., and earned a master’s degree in education. She created a robotics program at the school that sparked her interest in entrepreneurship.

Scott Morgan Honored with 2017 Notre Dame Award for Outstanding Contributions to Catholic Education

Theo Helm on Friday, 03 November 2017.

Scott Morgan 2017 ND Award

Scott Morgan was presented with the 2017 Notre Dame Award for Outstanding Contributions to Catholic Education by Fr. Tim Scully, C.S.C., the Hackett Family Director of the Institute for Educational Initiatives and co-founder of the Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE), at a luncheon today on the campus of the University of Notre Dame.

Jack Assaf: From Engineer to Educator

on Thursday, 26 October 2017.

By: Darby Evans

Jack Assaf ACE 24 San Antonio

While a former mechanical engineering student at Notre Dame, Jack Assaf considered summer internships at companies like Ford Motor Company and General Electric. Instead, Jack chose to teach math to students in Africa during the summer before his senior year.

Carl Loesch: For Family and Community

on Thursday, 21 September 2017.

By: Darby Evans

Carl Loesch, Alliance for Catholic Education

Humility and hard work characterize Carl Loesch’s career in Catholic education. Though Loesch, the Secretary for Catholic Education in the Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend, recently earned The Michael Pressley Award for Excellence in Catholic Education, he is quick to use his spotlight to thank those who helped him ascend to his position.

Search News