Humanities and Social Sciences


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.


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.


Libraries’ Scholarly, Artistic and Literary Works Highlight Hispanic Heritage

September 13, 2018

Roesch Library marks the 50th anniversary of national Hispanic heritage observances with its annual film/discussion series plus an invitation to explore myriad other scholarly, literary and artistic resources


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 article was originally published in Flyer News.


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.


Liberal Arts ‘STARS’

August 31, 2018

The University of Dayton performed $149 million in sponsored research in fiscal year 2018. While much of that work was done at the University of Dayton Research Institute, faculty research isn't just limited to science and engineering laboratories.


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.

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