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Students and Campus Life September 15, 2021
2021 Early Launch Students Share Diversity and Social Justice Reflections

The Early Launch program provides an engaging learning community for incoming first-year students to ease their transition to the collegiate learning experience during the summer and accelerate their progress toward earning their degree by fulfilling requirements for the Common Academic Program or their major. First year students starting in Fall 2021 share key takeaways from their CAP-Diversity and Social Justice course.

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Students and Campus Life September 03, 2021
Minor in Disability Studies, New CAP Courses Highlight UD Curriculum Innovations for 2021-22

A new minor and several new courses are among the University of Dayton’s latest offerings for the 2021-22 academic year to help students meet institutional learning goals and to prepare them to live and work in a diverse, global society.

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Campus and Community May 27, 2021
Summer 2021 CAP DSJreads
Looking for Diversity and Social Justice readings? Here’s a list of books crowdsourced by CAP DSJ faculty, and published in collaboration with University of Dayton Libraries, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center, Center for International Programs, and the Diversity ILG Working Group.
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Students and Campus Life March 19, 2021
7 Steps to Search and Browse CAP Courses
Whether you’re a student or a faculty/advisor, here’s a 7-steps guide to help you find CAP Courses offered each semester.
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Business March 18, 2021
Financial Markets: It is Not What They Are, But What You Do With Them

The financial systems’ ability to pool resources to fund projects and share risks is unparalleled and has shaped the world we live in. Dr. Maria Vivero reflects on how CAP 305/FIN 200, a new course offered by the Department of Economics and Finance combines discussions on finance, diversity and social justice.

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Students and Campus Life February 25, 2021
Finding Passion and Hope While Celebrating Diversity
Amira Fitzpatrick ’22 reflects on how courses in the Common Academic Program prepared her to engage in her own history as well as the histories of other underrepresented groups on campus.
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Students and Campus Life January 25, 2021
A House is Not Built in One Day
Samuel Attea ’22 reflects on how courses in the Common Academic Program prepared him to partake in a Flyer Consulting project for Fundacion Raiz in Ecuador.
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Faculty and Staff December 04, 2020
Attending the 2021 Learning Teaching Forum? Here’s a DSJ Sessions Guide
The 2021 Learning Teaching Forum — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, January 8 — will focus on the most important lessons that educators at the University of Dayton have learned about teaching and learning since the spring 2020 semester. This blog highlights all sessions tackling equity, inclusion, diversity and social justice issues.
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Faculty and Staff December 02, 2020
Responsive and Adaptive: The Common Academic Program (CAP) in a Time of Distress

The 2021 Learning Teaching Forum — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, January 8 — will focus on the most important lessons that educators at the University of Dayton have learned about teaching and learning since the spring 2020 semester.  The CAP Component Coordinators will reflect on how CAP at large and its components specifically offer and create opportunities for faculty and student learning and development.

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