Humanities and Social Sciences


Global Voices

January 17, 2018

Diversity and inclusion are core values at the University of Dayton, but bringing together people from different national, racial and religious backgrounds sometimes can be difficult - even in a welcoming, community setting.


Advancing Women in Philosophy

January 16, 2018

A University of Dayton philosophy professor who has dedicated much of her career to advancing women in the philosophy discipline will receive the American Philosophical Association’s highest honor for service to the profession.


College Faculty in the News: January 10, 2018

January 10, 2018

Faculty Neomi DeAnda (left), Mark Ensalaco (center) and Anthony Talbott (right) recently discussed human rights and the rights of families and mothers in relation to religious ceremony, foreign policy and business.


In Memoriam: Betty Ann Perkins

January 04, 2018

Betty Ann (Behringer) Perkins, a past faculty member in the department of history and a founder of the University’s women’s studies program, died Dec. 30. She was 95.


Alumni Profile: William Copeland Jr.

December 20, 2017

University of Dayton alumnus William "Bill" Copeland Jr. '79 is a health care industry leader who serves as vice chairman for Deloitte LLP and writes about issues related to health care reform, governance and medical management. He has been quoted in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Modern Healthcare and Managed Healthcare Executive.


On The Academic Minute

December 19, 2017

Political scientist Michelle Pautz is featured on the popular radio program The Academic Minute for her research on movies and government officials.


College Faculty in the News: Dec. 10, 2017

December 11, 2017

Local news agency, The Oakwood News, picked up on the value of the iconic Old River Park doubling as a living laboratory for University of Dayton environmental biology students. Follow this and other recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.


Internship at the United Nations

December 07, 2017

University of Dayton international studies major Kaitlynrose Bicek was an intern for the State Department at the U.S. Mission to the United Nations, where she helped global Non-Governmental organizations gain accreditation with the U.N.


Women's and Gender Studies 40th Anniversary

December 06, 2017

The University of Dayton women?s and gender studies program was first discussed during the 1960s when issues of gender were being raised on college campuses. The University formally launched a women?s study program in 1978 with a social justice-oriented mission to make students aware that women and gender issues matter.


Do Not Disturb!

December 05, 2017

Two writers have been selected as winners of the inaugural A Hotel Room of One's Own: The Erma Bombeck | Anna Lefler Humorist-in-Residence Program. The perks? Free room service.

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