Diversity and Inclusion

Making an Impact

March 22, 2018

The University of Dayton received two awards this month at a national conference that attracted more than 500 student leaders to the University campus to learn and share best practices about community service and civic engagement.

Meet the Sisters

March 12, 2018

National Catholic Sisters Week is celebrated March 8-14 each year. It is a time to recognize and honor the rich contributions that Religious Sisters have made to the University of Dayton and community through the years.

The Pursuit of Purpose

March 08, 2018

The Conscious Connect, Inc. is a non-profit organization in Dayton, Ohio dedicated to school-age and neighborhood literacy. The Conscious Connect creates literary oases in low-to-moderate income neighborhoods and communities to #EndBookDeserts.

Women’s History at UD: College of Women Opens, Making UD a Coeducational Institution

March 06, 2018

Women's History Month at UD: In 1935, with the institution of the College for Women, the University of Dayton becomes a coeducational institution.


March 05, 2018

As part of Women's History Month, the Women's Center is honoring 15 trailblazers in an exhibit on the windows of the Heritage Center, Chaminade Hall and Roesch Library.

International Women’s Day to Celebrate Global Sisterhood

March 05, 2018

Thursday, March 8 marks the annual celebration, International Women’s Day (IWD), a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.

Celebrate Women’s History Month with Library Resources

March 01, 2018

Since 1988, the United States has celebrated Women’s History Month each March. To honor the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, Roesch Library shares some resources that highlight women who have inspired change, overcome adversity, created new opportunities and shed light on problems.

Chamber Music Unites Diverse Worlds

March 01, 2018

Recent research suggests music really is a universal language. The members of the St. Petersburg Piano Quartet - who will perform 4 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 11, at the University of Dayton's Sears Recital Hall - probably would agree. Each comes from a very different background and culture, but together they play music that speaks to them all.

Closing the Gap

February 28, 2018

Talent does not know zip code or race, birthright or income level. Innate talent is a precious gift. If we are to advance our society and improve our standing in the world, American higher education must scour the country for talented young people NO MATTER their socioeconomic background, enroll them, and support their success.

Wait…Who is Watching Whom?

February 26, 2018

A new exhibition invites us to question the ways our notions of gender, femininity, and the overtly male gaze toward the female body been culturally conditioned and reinforced.

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