Skip to main content

Blogs

Blogs Archive
Human Rights October 24, 2019
Syrian refugees in Turkey are there to stay, at least for now
Almost 4 million Syrian refugees live in Turkey, which has taken noteworthy steps to integrate them into the country in the past five years. Will Turkey now try to force those refugees back to Syria?
Read More
Sustainability October 04, 2019
Panel to discuss 'Breaking Down Silos' regarding climate change

University of Dayton faculty from several disciplines will discuss “Breaking Down Silos” during Global Climate Change Week. The event, which is open to the public and the University community, is from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, in the Sears Recital Hall inside the Jesse Philips Humanities Center.

Read More
Human Rights September 25, 2019
Trump scorns United Nations as tensions with Iran flare over Saudi oil attacks
Trump addresses Iran in his recent speech to the UN General Assembly, but his lack of a call for a response to recent attacks breaks with presidential history. This article was originally published on The Conversation.
Read More
Sustainability September 23, 2019
Students call for personal action during climate strike

Organizers of the on-campus event to observe the Global Climate Strike Sept. 20 wanted their chants and written messages to turn into personal and transformative action. “We aren’t just here holding up signs. We aren’t here just telling stories,” said organizer Jared Marsh, who is pursuing a bachelor's degree in human rights studies. “We’re here to start taking pledges, commitments, start making the change.”

Read More
Sustainability September 17, 2019
Sustainability at UD: A major opportunity

Emily Skill graduated in 2017 from the University of Dayton with a bachelor’s degree in geology and a minor in sustainability, energy and the environment. She heard then that a major in sustainability may be in the works. This fall, it’s happening.

Read More
Law September 17, 2019
Making the Most of Your Law School Summers
Law student Zion Savory walked away from his summer internship with more than just legal experience.
Read More
Sustainability August 28, 2019
Students invited to Women in Energy Workshop
Area female high school and college students can learn about clean energy careers from women in the field, network and discover professional opportunities during a Women in Energy Workshop in September.
Read More
Law August 28, 2019
School of Law appoints inaugural Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
Professor Julie Zink has been named the University of Dayton School of Law’s first ever Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion.
Read More
Law July 22, 2019
University of Dayton School of Law Online LL.M. Students Take Step Closer To Sitting For The California Bar Exam
The State Bar of California notified the School of Law that courses in its online LL.M. may qualify students to sit for the exam provided they meet certain requirements.
Read More
Human Rights July 22, 2019
Anchoring Peace, Justice and Inclusion

A group of UD International Studies majors lead by Dr. Christopher Agnew, Director of the International Studies Program and associate professor in the Department of History, and Shelley Inglis, Executive Director of the Human Rights Center, supported research for the Global Alliance’s report," Enabling the Implementation of the 2030 Agenda Through SDG 16+: Anchoring Peace, Justice and Inclusion."

Read More