Sustainability


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.


Electrical Engineering Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship for Second Time

March 19, 2018

Ryan Kronk was chosen from 529 applicants to receive the $2,000 Institute of Electrical and Electronics scholarship for the second time in two years.


A Tale of Two Compost Bins

March 02, 2018

How Facilities Management, Dining Services, and the Hanley Sustainability Institute work together to turn food waste into soil.


'Ghana Guys' Build Cultural Connections Through ETHOS

March 02, 2018

The Ghana Guys, Tom Tappel and Mark Rasmussen, built intercultural connections while working on improving Ghana’s land security issue through The ETHOS Center at the University of Dayton.


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.


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.


Experiential Learning Request for Proposals

January 29, 2018

A new Experiential Learning grant opportunity for CAS faculty

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