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College Faculty in the News: May 10, 2018

May 10, 2018

Professor Janet Bednarek, Department of History, joined fellow historians in a C-SPAN televised discussion about major U.S. infrastructure projects in the areas of aviation and surface transportation, and how they influenced current development.


Creating Global Citizens

May 09, 2018

Natalie Hudson, director of the University of Dayton human rights studies program, spoke at the 2018 United Nations Global Citizenship Education Seminar about the role of human rights and global citizenship education in the U.N.'s 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, 17 goals to eliminate poverty and achieve human rights for everyone economically, socially and environmentally.


Creating Global Citizens

May 07, 2018

Natalie Hudson, director of the University of Dayton human rights studies program, spoke at the 2018 United Nations Global Citizenship Education Seminar about the role of human rights and global citizenship education in the U.N.'s 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, 17 goals to eliminate poverty and achieve human rights for everyone economically, socially and environmentally.


Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference

April 30, 2018

The Human Rights Center and the Hanley Sustainability Institute co-sponsored a delegation to the Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference which convened in March 2018 in Washington, D.C.


How Do We Re-Engineer Public Transportation to be More Inclusive?

April 27, 2018

IACT certificate students Alexandra Damiani, Lewis Forman and Quinton Thomas are colliding their purposes to redesign public transportation for people with autism.


College Faculty in the News: April 25, 2018

April 25, 2018

Professor and department chair Leslie Picca (Department of Sociology, Anthropology and Social Work) recently appeared on local media outlets to discuss a national restaurant chain's efforts to curtail bias-related incidents. Follow this story and other recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.


Takeaways for Change

April 19, 2018

Students reflect on their experience attending the Healthy Masculinity Training Institute, a 3-day training by the Washington D.C.- based "Men Can Stop Rape".


College Faculty in the News: April 11, 2018

April 11, 2018

Assistant Professor Chelse Prather, Department of Biology, is making national news with her research on the impact of bugs the size of tiny twigs on the rainforest.


Unfinished Business

April 02, 2018

As we approach the 50th anniversary of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King's assassination, I’m struck by two undeniable facts. We are a nation in which far too many of us are still facing injustice. This is a time of reflection and action, not celebration.


Fighting for Human Rights

April 01, 2018

A Senior's Contributions to the Common Good

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