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Campus and Community May 27, 2021
Summer 2021 CAP DSJreads
Looking for Diversity and Social Justice readings? Here’s a list of books crowdsourced by CAP DSJ faculty, and published in collaboration with University of Dayton Libraries, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center, Center for International Programs, and the Diversity ILG Working Group.
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Human Rights May 17, 2021
What we learned from our human rights research at Counterpart International
HRC Counterpart International interns Anna Beebe and Maggie Weaver share their experiences working on human rights issues facing Bangladesh and El Salvador.
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Engineering May 06, 2021
Cooperative education helps chemical engineering student realize her engineering direction

Through the cooperative education program at the University of Dayton School of Engineering, Taylor McCarthy, a chemical engineering major from Beavercreek, Ohio, worked for Givaudan Flavor Corporation for two work terms and will return for her final, third term this summer (2021).

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Experiential Learning April 29, 2021
Online Experiential Learning Development Program (OELDP) Faculty Explore Virtual Communities and Technologies to Enhance EL
This Spring, the Offices of Experiential Learning and eLearning collaborated on a pilot program for faculty entitled “Online Experiential Development Program”or OELDP. The goal of the program is to help faculty use best practices to develop online experiential learning (EL) activities for their courses. The 4 session program met from March-April 2021.
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President April 28, 2021
The Mother of Invention
I stopped by Maggie Cahill’s front lawn on Stonemill Road last week to hear her describe how she edited a full-length memoir and worked with the author to prepare it for submission to a publisher.
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Sustainability April 26, 2021
Clarke first University of Dayton graduate to earn BA in sustainability
Nicholas “Nico” Clarke contemplated whether or not to attend the University of Dayton during his visit to campus. He got lost and found out he wanted to become a Flyer. That day started a journey that is ending as the first graduate of UD's sustainability major. His education isn't over, though, as Clarke heads one state over to attend graduate school and obtain a master's degree in sustainability.
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Libraries April 12, 2021
Student Employee Appreciation Week: Total Teamwork

Student Employee Appreciation Week at UD is April 12-16. The library stays open and runs efficiently thanks to a dedicated workforce of undergraduate and graduate students.

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Sustainability March 31, 2021
Hanley Sustainability Institute releases 2018-2020 report, ‘A growing role at UD’

The Hanley Sustainability Institute at the University of Dayton has released an impact report covering the calendar years of 2018 through 2020, which included a major expansion of HSI, which was founded in 2014. “A growing role at UD” summarizes key events during the span which includes hiring of its executive director, adding faculty and staff, introducing a fast-growing sustainability major and graduate certificate, student leadership and experiential learning, national recognition as a sustainability leader and being part of an award-winning paper on the path to carbon neutrality at UD.

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Fine and Performing Arts March 16, 2021
University of Dayton music education graduates continue teaching careers in international schools amid global pandemic

Despite international travel restrictions because of the COVID-19 pandemic, two University of Dayton music education graduates have found new international school teaching positions abroad.

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Experiential Learning February 24, 2021
Dream Job at L3Harris for University of Dayton Mechanical Engineering / Aero Concentration Student after Four Cooperative Education Work Terms

At the University of Dayton School of Engineering, experiential learning via a cooperative education assignment helps engineering students explore what attracted them to the engineering field and can lead them to their “dream job.”

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