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

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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Faculty and Staff December 04, 2018
Events to Celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.: 'Shape the Future by Building Place for All'

Beverly Daniel Tatum, author of Assimilation Blues: Black Families in a White Community; Can We Talk About Race? and Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? And Other Conversations about Race, will deliver the keynote address at the University of Dayton's annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Prayer Breakfast at 8 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, in the Kennedy Union ballroom.

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Faculty and Staff November 30, 2018
UD in the News Nov. 17-30

John Heitmann shared his research on the history of automotive regulations on the popular radio program The Academic Minute and Sandra Yocum wrote about Dorothy Day in The Conversation, an international news outlet that features articles by academics.

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Faculty and Staff November 21, 2018
University of Dayton to Celebrate 20 Years of Human Rights Studies, 70 Years of U.N. Declaration

DAYTON, Ohio — The University of Dayton will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the University's human rights studies program and 70th anniversary of the United Nations' Universal Declaration of Human Rights with a pair of free, public events Thursday, Dec. 6, featuring a current U.S. State Department official and the editor-in-chief of top academic human rights journal Human Rights Quarterly.

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Faculty and Staff November 20, 2018
The Academic Minute: Bragging and Modesty

It turns out, modesty is still the best policy, University of Dayton researcher Erin O’Mara tells the audience of the popular radio program, The Academic Minute.

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Diversity and Inclusion November 09, 2018
UD in the News Nov. 2-9

Historian Julius Amin contributed another piece on Cameroon to The Conversation, a global network of newsrooms "committed to information transparency and credibility." Catholic Philly, MarketWatch, Fox News, CNSNews.com and Governing were among the national media quoting University of Dayton faculty experts. the National Jurist listed the School of Law among the nation's best schools for legal technology.

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Students November 02, 2018
UD in the News Oct. 26-Nov. 2

CTV in Canada, The Daily Beast, MedicalXpress and WalletHub are among the international and national media tapping University of Dayton faculty expertise to discuss the issues of the day. In Ohio, The Columbus Dispatch published assistant law professor Erica Goldberg's op-ed about restoring legitimacy to the U.S. Supreme Court and media outlets statewide continued to turn to Christopher Devine to talk about the midterm elections.

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Faculty and Staff October 31, 2018
Op-ed: 'We must restore legitimacy to US Supreme Court'

In an op-ed published Oct. 31 in The Columbus Dispatch, Erica Goldberg, assistant professor of law, outlines how we, the people, can restore legitimacy to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Faculty and Staff October 30, 2018
Gender and Schizophrenia

New research from University of Dayton psychologist Julie Walsh-Messinger and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai psychiatrist Dolores Malaspina uncovers key differences in the brains of men and women suffering from schizophrenia.

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