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President May 31, 2018
Courageously Fearless
Can applied creativity be taught? At the University of Dayton, we're preparing students to be courageously fearless — and perhaps even change the world.
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Continuing Education May 24, 2018
New Summer Program Trains Young Leaders
The University of Dayton Center for Leadership recently helped rising HS juniors, seniors and incoming college freshmen get a jump-start on their college education and learn to lead.
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Engineering May 17, 2018
University of Dayton Hosts International Flight Competition
Aspiring aerospace engineers from around the world competed in the seventh annual It Flies!
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Engineering May 14, 2018
After Innovation Warmups, the UIF Dayton Team Moves Forward
Four University of Dayton 2018 University Innovation Fellows (UIF), were among the 258 students from 64 schools in nine countries who recently attended their first UIF meetup in Silicon Valley.
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Human Rights May 09, 2018
Creating Global Citizens
Natalie Hudson, director of the University of Dayton human rights studies program, spoke at the 2018 United Nations Global Citizenship Education Seminar about the role of human rights and global citizenship education in the U.N.'s 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, 17 goals to eliminate poverty and achieve human rights for everyone economically, socially and environmentally.
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Engineering May 04, 2018
Dayton Legal Hack Addresses Access to Justice
University of Dayton law and engineering students pitched ideas and built prototypes during the first Dayton Legal Hackathon earlier this year.
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Innovation April 27, 2018
How Do We Re-Engineer Public Transportation to be More Inclusive?
IACT certificate students Alexandra Damiani, Lewis Forman and Quinton Thomas are colliding their purposes to redesign public transportation for people with autism.
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Innovation April 26, 2018
How Do We Create a Healthy Community that can Sustain Itself?
IACT certificate students Karly Michel, Colin Joern and Maddie Thomas are colliding their purposes to develop a sustainable model for wellness and dental care.
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Sciences April 26, 2018
Enabling New Virtual Realities
The University of Dayton Department of Computer Science opened a new set of virtual reality (VR) and mixed reality (MR) labs during the spring 2018 semester to expand its capability in researching and developing applications for virtual and augmented reality systems. The new facility in the former Music and Theatre Building expands the department's access to VR technology to three fully functioning labs with a variety of systems.
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Engineering April 24, 2018
Kettering Labs Makerspace is Creating Hands-on Opportunities for Students of All Majors
If you ever wanted to design and build your own fidget spinner, name tag or Christmas ornament, the School of Engineering has developed a space for you.
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