Human Rights


The Immigration Simulation

October 20, 2018

What is it like to be an immigrant in Ohio? Register for the Immigration Simulation developed by students in ANT325: Anthropology of Human Rights.


College Faculty in the News: October 10, 2018

October 10, 2018

Local, regional and national media outlets are reaching out to faculty in the Department of Political Science as well as students involved in the Vote Everywhere Initiative as the nation approaches the November mid-term elections. Follow these stories and other recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.


International Day of Peace 9-21-18

September 28, 2018

Our native Hawaiian, Pono Riddle, inspires 7th and 8th grade students to cultivate peace and lead with the Aloha spirit.


College Faculty in the News: September 27, 2018

September 27, 2018

An interview with the new Human Rights Center Executive Director Shelley Inglis was recently featured on local media outlets ABC22/Fox45. Inglis spoke about her experiences dealing with global human rights issues during her 15-year tenure at the United Nations and discussed how she plans to bring global, national and local human rights issues to the forefront for students at the University of Dayton.


With nationalism rising, do global human rights still have mass appeal?

September 14, 2018

Caring about the rights of distant others was once fashionable but, as walls go up and societies retract, global citizen engagement may well be the next victim of this new nationalist resurgence. This article was published originally on Open Global Rights.


College Faculty in the News: September 10, 2018

September 10, 2018

Assistant Professor Joel Pruce (Department of Political Science), Professor and Executive Director Benjamin McCall (Hanley Sustainability Institute) and Executive Director Shelley Inglis (Human Rights Center) recently discussed efforts to extend and strengthen human rights and sustainability worldwide on local public radio stations WVXU, Cincinnati and WMUB, Oxford.


Students spend summer in Malawi for Human Rights Research

September 06, 2018

This summer five UD students spent nine weeks in Malawi to conduct research on a variety of human rights topics; each student worked on an individual research project that was chosen based on needs within the community.


Bringing Human Rights Home

September 05, 2018

Shelley Inglis, executive director of the Human Rights Center, spoke on WVXU 91.7 on the work of the Center as well as her career at the United Nations. Joining her was Joel Pruce, project lead of the Moral Courage Project, and Ben McCall, executive director of the Hanley Sustainability Institute.


A Case for Multilingual Education

August 27, 2018

A book by a UD academic director about multilingual education is now available in the principal language of Iran, a country that doesn’t permit multilingual education.


College Faculty in the News: August 24, 2018

August 24, 2018

Research on self-esteem, narcissism and bragging conducted by Department of Psychology faculty Erin O’Mara and Benjamin Kunz suggests that social media hasn’t eroded our cultural preference for humility and modesty.

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