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

Students September 29, 2023
A BOLD plan to help students finish their degrees

The University of Dayton is working to help students who have stopped college finish their degrees through a collaboration that forgives up to $5,000 student debt.

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Faith/Mission September 18, 2023
Experts available to discuss update to Pope Francis' Laudato Si'

Theologian Vince Miller said Pope Francis is making it clear the world has not responded with the urgency that climate change demands by announcing a second part to his 2015 encyclical on the environment.

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Campus and Community September 01, 2023
UD in the News Aug. 26-Sept. 1

Local media featured the University's work to help the city of Dayton and thoughts on the city's future. Newsweek, Just Love Radio on SiriusXM's Catholic Channel and WFAA-TV in Dallas published stories or interviews featuring faculty expertise.

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Research August 17, 2023
UD EMS to conduct full-scale training exercise

Like many other campus organizations, the University of Dayton Student Emergency Medical Service team is preparing for the coming academic year. As part of their annual, week-long training, they are conducting a full-scale preparedness exercise 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 18, in the parking lot of UD Arena.

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Humanities and Social Sciences July 28, 2023
UD in the News July 22-28

The Conversation, Religion News Service, The National Desk, Newsweek, Our Sunday Visitor, U.S. Catholic, Bottom Line and St. Louis Public Radio are among the outlets tapping UD faculty expertise. Local media highlighted UD research projects.

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Research July 21, 2023
UD in the News July 15-21

Local media introduced new provost Darlene Weaver to the community. News Nation, Religion News Service, The Conversation, Inside Higher Ed, the Dangerous Dogma podcast and WalletHub featured the work or expertise of UD faculty and students.

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Science June 21, 2023
University of Dayton receives grant to prepare school psychologists from southern Ohio

The University of Dayton school psychology program was awarded a $920,000 grant to help recruit and train graduate students from southern Ohio to provide school-based mental health services in their communities’ underserved school districts.

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Diversity and Inclusion May 31, 2023
UD historian comments on story captivating the Catholic world

The nation's preeminent scholar on Black Catholic nuns, Shannen Dee Williams talked to Our Sunday Visitor for its story, which has been picked up worldwide, on the recent discovery of a Black American nun’s apparently incorrupt remains.

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Teacher Education May 26, 2023
UD in the News May 20-26

UD faculty and staff appeared in stories from the U.K. to New Zealand and, in the U.S., sea to shining sea. Locally, media highlighted activities at The Hub Powered by PNC Bank at the Dayton Arcade plus the generosity of donors to the University.

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Faith/Mission May 23, 2023
University named national leader in lower-income student enrollment, model nationally

Bloomberg Philanthropies today recognized University of Dayton as an American Talent Initiative (ATI) High-Flier, a group of 28 high-graduation-rate institutions that are national leaders in college access and success for lower-income students.

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