Humanities and Social Sciences


A Vampire Bonanza: Recommended Reading and Viewing ahead of ‘Dracula: Bloodlines’

October 15, 2018

In support of UD’s first-year arts immersion into ‘Dracula: Bloodlines’ and the vampire narrative, a University Libraries staff member has compiled a list of relevant, informative, and entertaining resources.


Humanities Visibility

October 15, 2018

University of Dayton humanities faculty and students have a new champion in Marissa McCray '00, a staff member and alumna working to highlight the visibility and value of the College of Arts and Sciences’ humanities degrees.


St. Meinrad Chaminade Scholars Retreat

October 11, 2018

"Whenever we leave the holy place to go to the marketplace, we should carry with us what we've gained." - Archabbot Lambert Reilly, OSB


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.


A Sign of Hope

October 10, 2018

When Professor Roger Reeb’s students help the homeless learn American Sign Language or harvest tomatoes and zucchini at a shelter’s urban farm, it is not just about the new language skills or the vegetables, and the students are not just volunteers.


Power and Vulnerability

October 01, 2018

University of Dayton faculty and students are sinking their teeth into this year's Humanities Commons theme, “power and vulnerability,” inspired by the Dayton Ballet's October performances of Dracula: Bloodlines.


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.


Summer Research Fellows

September 25, 2018

The Dean’s Summer Fellowship program provides an opportunity for University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences undergraduate students to conduct summer research in any academic discipline under the guidance of a faculty mentor.


Greenlighted

September 21, 2018

University of Dayton Professor John Heitmann is a noted expert on the two-way relationship between automobiles and the people who drive them.


Media Ethics

September 18, 2018

Chad Painter has taught Media Ethics: Issues and Cases in his communication courses; now he is a co-author of the textbook’s new edition.

More Blogs