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Libraries February 11, 2019
Archives Display Provides Snapshot of the Black Experience at UD
To celebrate Black History Month, University Archives has a new display of photographs documenting the black experience at the University of Dayton.
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President February 11, 2019
Dancing for the Kids

I didn’t have to dance my way out of a makeshift “jail” in Kennedy Union ballroom during last year’s Flyerthon. I just had to post bail (!), but being “locked up” gave me a chance to glimpse the love and compassion of University of Dayton students as they literally danced the night away.

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News February 11, 2019
SEHS social digest: Feb. 11, 2019

We’re celebrating award-winning programs, faculty & students in the School of Education and Health Sciences! Follow this news and other recent updates being posted to the SEHS social media channels.

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Faculty February 08, 2019
College Faculty in the News: February 8, 2019
Associate Professor Joseph Valenzano III, chair of the Department of Communication, recently discussed how the immediacy of social media influences the online community in real time, potentially allowing opinion to take the lead over factual contexts. 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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Students and Campus Life February 07, 2019
WISE Cookout 2018
The WISE ILLC cookout on August 26 was a huge success.
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President February 04, 2019
The Bader Burger

Not every University of Dayton student has a sandwich named after him. But not every student is Bader Almuntafkey, a personable cook at Passports restaurant in Virginia W. Kettering Residence Hall. He juggles studying mechanical and aerospace engineering with creating chicken shawarma, kebabs and his signature Arabic burger so tasty that students line up for it after he spreads the word on social media.

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Engineering January 28, 2019
Emerson Helix Scholarship Winners Named
Five University of Dayton students received Emerson Helix Innovation Scholarships sponsored by The Helix Innovation Center on the University of Dayton campus.
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Human Rights January 28, 2019
Moral Courage Project: El Paso
University of Dayton students traveled to El Paso, Texas, in May 2018 to interview and photograph human rights advocates, community leaders and faith leaders about their commitment to immigration rights work at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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President January 28, 2019
Every Life a Masterpiece

Dom Sanfilippo ’16 likes to share a story about Sister Angela Ann Zukowski, M.H.S.H., who ostensibly knows everyone at the Vatican. “Peering up at Pope Francis sharing the papal balcony with a woman, a bystander in the crowd at St. Peter’s Square asked, ‘Who’s that guy up there with Sister Angela Ann?’” joked Dom, one of her former students.

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Faculty January 25, 2019
College Faculty in the News: January 25, 2019
One of the stories from the University of Dayton's "Facing Dayton: Neighborhood Narratives" project was recently featured in a National Public Radio podcast. This community-based project by students, faculty and staff from the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, with support from multiple campus departments and programs, is a part of the nationwide storytelling project called the Facing Project.
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