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Human Rights May 16, 2022
Beyond Peril and Potential: Insights from SPHR 2021 (Part 3)
SPHR 2021 convened on 2-4 December 2021 to address the perils and potential the pandemic has created for human rights advocacy. This series presents the key messages, methods and insights emerging from this first SPHR in a hybrid format.
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Faculty and Staff May 09, 2022
Geoscientists awarded $309K to study Horn of Africa water sustainability
The National Science Foundation awarded two UD researchers a grant to establish a link between rain-producing climate patterns and water supply in the Horn of Africa.
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Human Rights April 19, 2022
Beyond Peril and Potential: Insights from SPHR 2021 (Part 2)
SPHR 2021 convened on 2-4 December 2021 to address the perils and potential the pandemic has created for human rights advocacy. This series presents the key messages, methods and insights emerging from this first SPHR in a hybrid format.
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Humanities and Social Sciences April 08, 2022
Echoes from the Past: Poetry of Resistance and Emerging Feminism
With Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Tatiana Liaugminas reflects on how this CAP course introduces students to key issues of social justice and injustice, artistic censorship, and life within a surveillance state through the exploration of Anna Akhmatova’s life and poetry.
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Human Rights April 05, 2022
For One Day One Dayton, students consider what they have gained by working with the HRC
Through internships, fellowships and other engagement opportunities the HRC provides many different learning opportunities to students at UD. For One Day One Dayton this year our current interns reflect on how working at the HRC has impacted their time at UD.
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Engineering April 04, 2022
Engineering systems for the common good: Theories and modeling to drive solutions and hope

I finally found that elusive “something” I had been looking for for so long: Creating a new course, which I am calling Engineering Systems for the Common Good (EGR 419). As a professor who loves to teach, I thought that this would be one of the best things I could do to contribute to the community.

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Human Rights April 01, 2022
Beyond Peril and Potential: Insights from SPHR 2021 (Part 1)
SPHR 2021 convened on 2-4 December 2021 to address the perils and potential the pandemic has created for human rights advocacy. This series presents the key messages, methods and insights emerging from this first SPHR in a hybrid format.
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Libraries March 29, 2022
Harriet Tubman: Bicentennial Tribute

March 2022 marks the approximate 200th anniversary of the birth of abolitionist, Underground Railroad conductor, Union spy and freedman's advocate Harriet Tubman.

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Human Rights March 25, 2022
Montgomery County Jail Coalition fights to redirect local justice away from incarceration
The Montgomery County Jail Coalition seeks to reduce the number of people in the Montgomery County Jail by educating and advocating. The goal is to change the current system by implementing alternatives to incarceration that promote healing and restoration. HRC intern Donya Mills reflects on her experience of working with the Coalition.
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Campus and Community March 25, 2022
University of Dayton alumna awarded National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellowship
The National Endowment for the Arts awarded University of Dayton alumna Sonya Bilocerkowycz a creative writing fellowship in prose based on her nonfiction submission.
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