Human Rights


US Catholic Bishops Honor UD grad

June 13, 2017

This week, the bishops will honor Sr. Tracey Horan, the 2017 Cardinal Bernardin New Leadership Award winner, during their annual Spring General Assembly.


Tu Luz Trasciende (Your Light Transcends)

June 06, 2017

I was moved by her raw emotions as she shared her story and own experiences during the dictatorship, which lasted from 1973 to 1990. When we left the location of the mural, she gave us all hugs and said how she was so grateful we wanted to hear her story. She also said that giving her hugs gave her a sense of solace and hope for her father. The respect and compassion she showed us, without knowing us for very long, reminded me that caring for the people around me is one of the most important things in life. Your light transcends ( Tu Luz Trasciende).


The Word is Alive Today

May 30, 2017

Seemingly out of the blue, my newfound friend turned to me and said, "Well, don't you see it? The Word is alive today."


More Than a Camp Counselor

May 22, 2017

UD student, Kelly Delisio, had an eye-opening experience while volunteering on a summer service project.


Immigration Guided Reflection 2

April 27, 2017

Welcome to the second Immigration Reflection Guide. Lately there has been a lot of discussion around Immigration. Campus Ministry’s Center for Social Concern thought it might be helpful to reflect on what US Catholic Bishops have to say! So, we put together a reflection guide, for you to use in your own time, to prayerfully read and contemplate where the Catholic Church stands on issues surrounding Migration.


UD co-hosts Voices of the Immigrant Experience

April 21, 2017

University of Dayton and Welcome Dayton co-host the Voices of the Immigrant Experience event on campus.  


Graduation Pledge

April 21, 2017

What are we really doing here? Why does the University of Dayton exist? How are UD grads different from those who graduate from other colleges and universities?


Immigration Guided Reflection 1

April 19, 2017

Lately there has been a lot of discussion around Immigration. Campus Ministry’s Center for Social Concern thought it might be helpful to reflect on what US Catholic Bishops have to say! So, we put together a reflection guide, for you to use in your own time, to prayerfully read and contemplate where the Catholic Church stands on issues surrounding Migration.


Our Calling

April 07, 2017

The Dayton Daily News today features my guest column, “Lead in Service to the Common Good,” on its editorial page.


Girls 4 God: Faith, Sisterhood, & Female Empowerment

March 17, 2017

“No girl should ever feel 'less than.' It's time to change that.”

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