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

Humanities and Social Sciences October 16, 2018
50 years of the Boeing 747

History professor Janet Bednarek explains how the ‘queen of the skies’ reigned over air travel in her latest article for The Conversation, a global network of newsrooms "committed to information transparency and credibility."

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Humanities and Social Sciences October 16, 2018
The road to India’s partition

Associate professor of history Haimanti Roy explains the road to India’s partition in an article for The Conversation, a global network of newsrooms "committed to information transparency and credibility."

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Faculty and Staff October 05, 2018
UD in the News Sept. 28-Oct. 5

The expertise of faculty via The Conversation, a global network of newsrooms "committed to information transparency and credibility" went around the world the week of Sept. 29-Oct. 5. A piece by Janet Bednarek on the 50th anniversary of the Boeing 747 attracted an estimated 60,000 readers around the world, and BBC radio interviewed Julius Amin following his piece on the crisis in Cameroon. 

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Service July 27, 2018
For the Common Good

The Marianist Province of the United States is making a $1.5 million gift to elevate the present Father William J. Ferree Professor of Social Justice to an endowed chair and place an enduring stamp of Catholic Social Thought and Marianist character on the academic life of the University of Dayton.

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Students March 01, 2018
Changing Face of Engineering

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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Engineering January 29, 2018
Safe Landing

Ninety-five percent of recent University of Dayton grads responding to the career services office's Flyer First Destination Survey report being employed, pursuing a graduate degree or participating in a service program within six months of graduation.

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Campus and Community January 10, 2018
Our Call to Shape the Future

Three nationally acclaimed speakers highlight University of Dayton events to celebrate the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and call on the campus community to be a witness to history and shape the future.

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Sustainability January 09, 2018
Rising Research

The University of Dayton set another research record in fiscal year 2017 and rose in the latest National Science Foundation rankings for fiscal year 2016 higher education research expenditures. UD ranks in the top 25 of all U.S. colleges and universities in eight categories, including second place for the amount of sponsored materials engineering research and development.

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Faculty and Staff December 13, 2017
On The Academic Minute

Political scientist Michelle Pautz is featured on the popular radio program The Academic Minute for her research on movies and government officials.

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Humanities and Social Sciences December 04, 2017
Do Not Disturb!

Two writers have been selected as winners of the inaugural A Hotel Room of One's Own: The Erma Bombeck | Anna Lefler Humorist-in-Residence Program. The perks? Free room service.

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