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Rainforest Research

April 04, 2018

Bugs the size of tiny twigs have a large impact on the rainforest, according to a new study led by University of Dayton researcher Chelse Prather and published in the current issue of the prominent journal “Ecology.”


Preparing Sustainability Professionals

March 27, 2018

The University of Dayton is preparing students and professionals to serve the common good by offering graduate education in the growing field of sustainability. In January, the University launched a new sustainability studies graduate certificate and the required introductory course for the certificate, Foundations in Sustainability, is being piloted during the spring 2018 semester.


'Distinguished' Physics Students

March 23, 2018

The National Society of Physics Students named the University of Dayton's chapter a distinguished chapter for the 2016-17 academic year, for its involvement in local, regional and national Society of Physics Students meetings and events. This comes on the heels of the national organization bestowing "outstanding" and "distinguished" designations on the UD chapter in 2015-16 and 2014-15, respectively.


Ben Rice Memorial Scholarship

March 15, 2018

A University of Dayton professor who taught mathematics for nearly four decades is being remembered with a new scholarship in his name that will continue his legacy at the University for many years to come.


Vectren Gift will Bear Fruit for Lincoln Hill Gardens

February 28, 2018

The University of Dayton Hanley Sustainability Institute, Mission of Mary Cooperative and East End Community Services will plant a fruit orchard at Lincoln Hill Gardens thanks to a $9,800 gift from Vectren.


Engineering Students Work Across Disciplines to Address Dayton Opioid Epidemic

February 28, 2018

The University of Dayton's GEMnasium is a creative space that marries chain link walls with nightclub lighting and a dash of yoga studio Zen where students, faculty, staff and community partners work together on innovative solutions for the common good.


Pay as You Throw

February 27, 2018

A University of Dayton student sustainability research project to encourage recycling and reduce landfill trash resulted in a proposed grant program to launch "pay-as-you-throw" waste management programs in Montgomery County, Ohio.


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.


Experiential Learning Request for Proposals

January 29, 2018

A new Experiential Learning grant opportunity for CAS faculty

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