Humanities and social sciences


College Faculty in the News: February 26, 2018

February 26, 2018

From automobile history to local and national politics, our faculty's research is stimulating and inclusive. Follow recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.


Perspectives on Experiential Learning

February 19, 2018

University of Dayton senior Allyson Pacifico received a full-time job offer from Indianapolis-based information technology company Appirio after showcasing her educational experiences at the University with a video she produced through the Office of Experiential Learning.


Outstanding Language Arts Educator

February 12, 2018

A University of Dayton professor who studies the impact of digital media and devices on people's ability to communicate has earned top honors from the Ohio Council of Teachers of English Language Arts.


College Faculty in the News: February 9, 2018

February 09, 2018

The research of Associate Professor Simanti Dasgupta, department of sociology, anthropology and social work, examines a sex workers’ rights movement in India, focusing on the intersection of medicine and law.


Lending a Hand Back Home

February 02, 2018

University of Dayton senior Alondra Roman had difficulty reaching her family in Puerto Rico after the disaster of Hurricane Maria in September. She heard they survived the storm, but was unable to communicate with them until they could reach a phone. In the weeks that followed, Roman and other students from Puerto Rico organized a campus effort for students, faculty and staff to donate supplies to Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief.


Experiential Learning Request for Proposals

January 29, 2018

A new Experiential Learning grant opportunity for CAS faculty


Silver Screen Research

January 26, 2018

University of Dayton political scientist Michelle Pautz explores how movies influence our opinions of government in a new book that looks at the top box office grossing films of the 21st century.


College Faculty in the News: January 24, 2018

January 24, 2018

A $440K NIH grant awarded to Associate Professor Amit Singh, department of biology, is making local headlines. 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.


Flyer Media Convergence

January 22, 2018

A University of Dayton alumnus with nearly 20 years' experience leading Dayton-area television newsrooms will help create a fully integrated, student-run media organization that combines the University's award-winning Flyer TV, Flyer Radio and Flyer News operations, and also establish a digital presence for student media.


The Penalty film and discussion

January 18, 2018

Three extraordinary people embark on journeys of recovery, discovery and rebellion and find themselves centre stage in the biggest capital punishment crisis in modern memory. Join us for this film and a discussion with the director.

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