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Faculty April 09, 2021
College Faculty in the News: April 9, 2021

News agencies across the region, the nation and throughout the world often reach out to our faculty experts for their perspectives on today's issues. This media coverage highlights the service, research and scholarship taking place in the College of Arts and Sciences. Find links to a number of recent stories below.

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Engineering March 31, 2021
Congratulations! Gerica Brown and Kelly Bohrer designated as 2021 Women of UD honorees

As we close Women's History Month, the University of Dayton School of Engineering would like to celebrate two special people: Gerica Brown and Kelly Bohrer who have made positive contributions to our University community and to our society. They were recently designated by the UD Women's Center as two of the fifteen 2021 Women of UD honorees.

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Human Rights March 26, 2021
Lessons Learned From 9to5: The Story of A Movement, on How to Generate a Human Rights-Based Social Movement
In celebration of International Women’s Day, the Human Rights Center co-hosted a screening of the new documentary 9to5 by local Oscar-winning filmmakers Julia Reichert and Steve Bognar. Law students Heiela Salhieh and Salha El-Shwehdi attended the event, and they share lessons learned from the film on how to make a human rights-based social movement.
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Faculty March 25, 2021
College Faculty in the News: March 25, 2021

News agencies across the region, the nation and throughout the world often reach out to our faculty experts for their perspectives on today's issues. This media coverage highlights the service, research and scholarship taking place in the College of Arts and Sciences. Find links to a number of recent stories below.

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Faculty March 23, 2021
In memoriam: Ron Katsuyama, professor of psychology

Ron Katsuyama, a human rights activist and professor emeritus in the Department of Psychology, died March 2. He was 76.

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Human Rights March 19, 2021
On the Atlanta Shooting and Anti-Asian, Misogynist Hate
The Human Rights Center joins the multitude of voices in condemning the mass shooting in Atlanta this week, as well as other episodes of hate targeting members of Asian American and Pacific Islander Communities.
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Business March 18, 2021
Financial Markets: It is Not What They Are, But What You Do With Them

The financial systems’ ability to pool resources to fund projects and share risks is unparalleled and has shaped the world we live in. Dr. Maria Vivero reflects on how CAP 305/FIN 200, a new course offered by the Department of Economics and Finance combines discussions on finance, diversity and social justice.

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Human Rights March 15, 2021
University of Dayton Human Rights Center faculty and students create online exhibit exploring Vietnam War’s impact on campus

A key component of the Vietnam Legacies Project explores the University of Dayton in a wartime setting, showcasing protests, personal stories and the greater effects of the war on campus. An initiative of the UD Human Rights Center, the project includes a virtual exhibit launched during the 2020 fall semester, as well as a two-day online symposium in October that addressed the impact of the war in the U.S. and attracted more than 40 panelists and attendees.

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Faculty March 10, 2021
College Faculty in the News: March 10, 2021

News agencies across the region, the nation and throughout the world often reach out to our faculty experts for their perspectives on today's issues. This media coverage highlights the service, research and scholarship taking place in the College of Arts and Sciences. Find links to a number of recent stories below.

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Human Rights March 09, 2021
2021 Miryam Award
The Center for Social Concern is pleased to award this year’s Miryam Award to Laura Bistrek, the Executive Director of the Diversity in Engineering Center.
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