Health


'Millennial Reboot'

May 04, 2017

A new book by a University of Dayton alumna is tailor-made for the newest class of college graduates entering the workforce this month ? and may have some lessons for their employers, too.


Student Profile: Emily Kegel

May 01, 2017

University of Dayton senior Emily Kegel took an immersion trip to Cameroon during her first year that changed her life. The premedical major from Louisville, Kentucky, was described by history professor Julius Amin as "one of the leading proponents for diversity and inclusion on campus." She soon will embark on a two-year journey to Botswana to serve in the Peace Corps.


?Cancer Research? Cover

April 19, 2017

A University of Dayton professor's research into ways to identify and possibly treat an aggressive form of brain cancer was part of a study published in the prestigious journal Cancer Research. That issue's cover image ? a microscopic view of a fruit fly's central nervous system ? was taken in Madhuri Kango-Singh's laboratory and highlights her work on the study.


State of the Art Lab Renovations

March 30, 2017

The University of Dayton started the first phase of its Science Center renovations with state-of-the-art upgrades to more than 2,500 square feet of space in Sherman Hall. The renovations include two flexible, adaptable research labs to be used by department of biology faculty members Jayne Robinson and Yasuhiko Irie.


Building a Healthier, Happier Dayton

March 08, 2017

The eighth annual University of Dayton & Miami Valley Hospital Health Care Symposium - "Building a Healthy Dayton: Next Steps" - will focus on creating a culture of well-being to help area residents live longer, healthier and happier lives.


Gender and Health

March 01, 2017

Our society is dominated by gender norms- a set of expectations around how women and men should look, dress, and behave. Gender norms may even affect how women and men perceive their health and make decisions around what type of exercise to do.


ECHO Delivers a Powerful Message at the AOCC

January 04, 2017

How do you support a healthy learning environment in the classroom?


Making a Better Wheelchair--and Science Curriculum

July 29, 2016

This summer, teachers and future teachers spent time at the University of Dayton designing a better all-terrain wheel for wheelchairs.


Be Body Positive

March 21, 2013

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