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Experiential Learning October 30, 2018
Aloha from Hawaii
University of Dayton senior Dawnn Fann spent the spring 2018 semester studying on the beaches of Hawaii, where her environmental science lab included snorkeling and scuba diving.
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Humanities and Social Sciences October 26, 2018
Bible Nation
Two biblical scholars who investigated efforts by the billionaire owners of Hobby Lobby to increase the Bible’s influence on American society will visit the University of Dayton campus to discuss the family's controversial collection of biblical artifacts and recently opened Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C.
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Faculty October 25, 2018
College Faculty in the News: October 25, 2018
Ben McCall, Executive Director of the Hanley Sustainability Institute, explains how lessons in sustainability can go beyond the classroom when parents teach their children about packing sustainable lunches. The story was picked up by several media outlets across the country.
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Humanities and Social Sciences October 24, 2018
Young alumni spotlight: Patrick Ptak ‘10
Not a day goes by when I don’t use some lesson I learned during one of my four years at the University of Dayton.
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Humanities and Social Sciences October 24, 2018
Deadline Pressure: 25K in 25 Days
The Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop at the University of Dayton is launching a "25K in 25 Days" campaign in November, thanks to the generosity of a New York City couple who have made a $50,000 challenge gift in honor of the late Erma and Bill Bombeck.
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Humanities and Social Sciences October 22, 2018
Humanities: The Heart of the Matter
University of Dayton humanities departments and programs are looking to reinforce the value of the humanities and enrich the experience of humanities majors.
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Libraries October 15, 2018
A Vampire Bonanza: Recommended Reading and Viewing ahead of ‘Dracula: Bloodlines’
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.
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Humanities and Social Sciences October 15, 2018
Humanities Visibility
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.
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Faith/Mission October 11, 2018
St. Meinrad Chaminade Scholars Retreat
"Whenever we leave the holy place to go to the marketplace, we should carry with us what we've gained." - Archabbot Lambert Reilly, OSB
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Faculty October 10, 2018
College Faculty in the News: 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.
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