Skip to main content


News Archive

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

Faculty and Staff May 01, 2024
Tech startups ‘Propel-ed’ at University of Dayton win $200,000 state grants

Tech startups boosted by a program to support entrepreneurs building a new business based on technology developed at the University of Dayton each received $200,000 awards from the State of Ohio Technology Validation Startup Fund.

UDRI February 19, 2024
National expert on civility to give free talk March 11

University of Dayton alum and national expert on civil discourse Timothy Shaffer will share strategies for respectful and open conversations during his talk "Engaging the ‘Other’ for the Common Good" at 4 p.m. Monday, March 11, in the Jesse Philips Humanities Center Sears Recital Hall.

Libraries February 15, 2024
University of Dayton names new University Libraries dean

Matthew Shaw, dean of University Libraries at Ball State since 2016, will serve in the same position at the University of Dayton starting July 1, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Darlene Weaver announced Feb. 15.

Students February 02, 2024
UD in the News Jan. 27-Feb. 2

UD faculty shared expertise via the Academic Minute, Newsweek and Pacifica Radio Network. Local media highlighted UDRI VP Sukh Sidhu, a student-led initiative, the Roger Glass Center for the Arts and an exhibit on Erma Bombeck’s life.

Faculty and Staff January 29, 2024
Research Institute Vice President Sukh Sidhu to receive new aerospace and defense award

The Dayton Business Journal named University of Dayton Research Institute Vice President Sukh Sidhu a winner of the 2024 Aerospace & Defense Awards.

UDRI January 26, 2024
UD in the News Jan. 20-26

The Dayton Business Journal featured Provost Darlene Weaver in a story about new programs. The National Desk, National Catholic Reporter, The Columbus Dispatch and Alabama Catholic Radio highlighted UD initiatives and faculty expertise.

Faculty and Staff November 27, 2023
UD in the News Nov. 18-24

UD's Catholic, Marianist tradition was on display in the Caribbean, the Archdiocese of Cincinnati and locally. Local media also featured the Dayton Arcade and UD's new Digital Transformation Center.

Technology November 17, 2023
UD in the News Nov. 11-17

Faculty shared expertise in The Conversation, Newsweek, Education Week and El Mercurio in Chile, and on WBNS-TV in Columbus, Ohio. Local media featured UD's Mass to honor veterans and UD receiving Choose Ohio First scholarships for STEM students.

Faculty and Staff November 10, 2023
UD in the News Nov. 4-10

Political scientists provided election analysis to Fox, TIME, and TV stations in Columbus and Dayton. An op-ed by President Eric F. Spina focused on restoring faith in higher ed. Spectrum News 1 featured UD's human rights conference and pep band.

Humanities and Social Sciences October 06, 2023
UD in the News Sept. 29-Oct. 6

America, News Nation, The Conversation, The National Desk, WalletHub, Glam and several Ohio news outlets sought UD expertise about the issues of the day.