Sustainability


Human Rights Champion

May 18, 2018

Shelley Inglis will bring 15 years of United Nations' human rights experience to the University of Dayton when she begins her position as the Human Rights Center's executive director Aug. 16.


Creating Global Citizens

May 09, 2018

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.


Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference

April 30, 2018

The Human Rights Center and the Hanley Sustainability Institute co-sponsored a delegation to the Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference which convened in March 2018 in Washington, D.C.


How Do We Re-Engineer Public Transportation to be More Inclusive?

April 27, 2018

IACT certificate students Alexandra Damiani, Lewis Forman and Quinton Thomas are colliding their purposes to redesign public transportation for people with autism.


How Do We Create a Healthy Community that can Sustain Itself?

April 26, 2018

IACT certificate students Karly Michel, Colin Joern and Maddie Thomas are colliding their purposes to develop a sustainable model for wellness and dental care.


Happy Earth Day

April 23, 2018

Our natural world is a wonderful gift from God, and it is our duty as Christians to protect it.


Mass on the Grass

April 17, 2018

Celebrating mass outside invites us to spend time with God in prayer as we contemplate the beauty of His creation.


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.”


Sustainability Leader

April 03, 2018

Ben McCall, lead architect of a new model for campus sustainability who helped the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign become one of the most sustainable campuses in the nation, will become the first executive director of the University of Dayton's Hanley Sustainability Institute. His appointment starts Aug. 16.


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.

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