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News releases older than 2015 can be found at the University's eCommons site.

Engineering January 23, 2019
Emerson Helix Scholarship Winners Named

Five University of Dayton students received Helix Innovation Scholarships sponsored by The Helix Innovation Center on the University of Dayton campus. They will work with Emerson engineers and industry leaders to develop innovations in the heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration industry.

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Campus and Community January 18, 2019
UD in the News Jan. 1-18

Four University of Dayton faculty shared their expertise worldwide the first half of January via The Conversation, an international news outlet that features articles by academics, while others were interviewed by The Associated Press, National Catholic Reporter and Education Dive.

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Humanities and Social Sciences December 19, 2018
University of Dayton Sets Another Research Record, Claims Top Spot Nationally for Materials Engineering

The University of Dayton set another research record in fiscal year 2018 and claimed the top spot in the nation among universities for materials engineering research in the latest National Science Foundation rankings for fiscal year 2017. UD ranks in the top 25 of all U.S. colleges and universities in seven categories.

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Research December 14, 2018
UD in the News Dec. 1-14

University of Dayton faculty expertise spread worldwide the first half of December via The Conversation, an international news outlet that features articles by academics, CTV in Canada, Medium.com, Eyewire and the Detroit Free Press.

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Faculty and Staff December 12, 2018
Researcher Receives Second Patent for Device to Provide Relief from Glaucoma

Khalid Lafdi, University of Dayton Wright Brothers Endowed Chair in Nanomaterials, was named on a second patent for a medical drainage device mainly for glaucoma patients that also could be used for drainage in the ears, brain or chest or to provide access to larger veins or arteries.

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Engineering December 12, 2018
Ohio Gov. John Kasich Reappoints Vice President for Research John Leland to State Committee

Ohio Gov. John Kasich reappointed John Leland, University of Dayton vice president for research, to the Ohio Aerospace and Aviation Technology Committee for a one-year term.

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Engineering December 03, 2018
onMain Project's First Use is as Lab for UD, Sinclair Engineering Students

It should come as no surprise that onMain — Dayton's Imagination District, a place with a vision of fostering imagination and innovation — is first being used as a 38-acre lab for Sinclair Community College and University of Dayton students.

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Engineering November 26, 2018
National Institute Names Engineering Students Innovation Fellows

The Stanford University Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (d.school) named four University of Dayton students to a global program that empowers student leaders to increase campus engagement through innovation, entrepreneurship and creativity. 

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Students September 21, 2018
UD in the News Sept. 7-21

From Sept. 7 when it was announced the University of Dayton would host the first 2018 Ohio gubernatorial debate through Sept. 21, the University of Dayton received mentions in thousands of stories nationwide.

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Engineering June 15, 2018
UDRI Awarded $72 Million Air Force Research Lab Contract

The University of Dayton Research Institute has been awarded a six-year, $72 million-ceiling Air Force Research Laboratory contract for research and development in AFRL's Quick-Reaction Evaluation of Materials and Processes program.

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