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President December 10, 2019
A Glimpse of God

We take walking for granted, but graduating mechanical engineering students Ellen Lucchesi and Michael Fornadel will walk down the aisle at winter commencement with a much better appreciation for this simple act than most of us will ever have.

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Fine and Performing Arts December 10, 2019
Student’s storyboard project leads to meeting with Hollywood artist

University of Dayton junior Lydia Kladitis didn’t expect her screenplay and storyboard project to end with coffee across the table from Hollywood storyboard artist J. Todd Anderson, a Dayton-based artist who has worked on every film by Joel and Ethan Coen since Raising Arizona. His credits also include Men in Black, and he is a two-time Art Directors Guild award nominee for excellence in production design, for The Ballad of Buster Scruggs and Hail, Caesar!

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Students and Campus Life December 08, 2019
A Seat at the Table: Table Tents Extend a Warm Welcome in Crowded Library

UD senior Dan Pearson engineers a new study table fixture at Roesch Library to promote a welcoming environment.

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Career Development December 05, 2019
Bombeck Workshop Speakers

Emmy Award-winner Cathy Guisewite, creator of the iconic Cathy comic strip and an essayist, returns to her hometown to open the 2020 Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop, April 2-4, at the University of Dayton as part of its 20th anniversary.

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Sustainability December 03, 2019
Meeting sustainable development goals by gaining electricity access in poor countries
Until the fossil-fuel age started about 200 years ago, most people lived a bare existence; vulnerable to the whims of nature’s cycles. Beginning with the industrial revolution, but accelerating dramatically after World War II, the extraction and burning of fossil fuels for industry, heating, electricity and other applications helped raise people’s standard of living.
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Humanities and Social Sciences December 03, 2019
Humanities majors find community at Heritage

The humanities are percolating marked interest at Heritage Coffee House as the weekly, go-to, caffeinated hot spot on campus.

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Service December 02, 2019
What is the RiverMobile?

Felicity Nolder, a Marianist PULSE volunteer with the RiverMobile discusses what the RiverMobile is, how it relates the River Steward’s goal and why it is important to her. At the conclusion of the video, there is information on how to get involved with the River Stewards.

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Sustainability December 02, 2019
UD's first sustainability minor, now in Norway, has advice for first majors

The first 10 University of Dayton Sustainability Program majors begin classes in Spring 2020, about nine years after Mike Voellmecke became UD’s first student with a Sustainability, Energy and the Environment (SEE) minor. The 2011 graduate with a major in civil and environmental engineering got the sustainability minor by checking his finished courses against the requirements.

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Human Rights November 29, 2019
Spring 2020: Human Rights Opportunities for Students & Recent Grads
Interested in learning more about upcoming student opportunities? Check out a few exciting workshops, trips and courses that will explore social, cultural, and economic human rights challenges.
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Faculty November 27, 2019
College Faculty in the News: November 27, 2019

Nancy Martorano Miller, Department of Political Science, recently discussed how breaks in state party ties could affect national election outcomes. Follow this 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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