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

Faith/Mission January 18, 2019
University of Dayton Joins Say Yes to Education National Higher Education Compact

The University of Dayton has pledged support to Say Yes to Education, a nonprofit that works with communities toward a goal of graduating every high school student and sending them to college.

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Campus and Community January 15, 2019
onMain Taking Next Steps to Redevelop Former Fairgrounds

The University of Dayton and Premier Health are taking big steps early this year to position the former Montgomery County fairgrounds for redevelopment. The transformed property will be known as onMain: Dayton’s Imagination District, a signature neighborhood to attract jobs, economic development and innovation.

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Campus and Community January 07, 2019
Spring Speaker Series Lineup Addresses Race, Bias, Civil Discourse

The University of Dayton Speaker Series roster for spring 2019 features Spelman College president emerita and race relations expert Beverly Daniel Tatum; award-winning economist and think tank president Arthur C. Brooks; and Shankar Vedantam, an NPR host who examines hidden biases and the inner workings of the human brain.

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Faculty and Staff January 04, 2019
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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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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Libraries December 05, 2018
University of Dayton Activities Help Finals Week Stress

Finals week is a stressful time for college students, so the University of Dayton is offering a variety of stress-busting activities — and advice — to ease anxiety for students, ranging from pizza to therapy pets to massages.

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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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Campus and Community November 20, 2018
University to Host 55th Annual Christmas on Campus

University of Dayton students will transform the campus into a holiday playland for local children during the 55th annual Christmas on Campus Friday, Dec. 7.

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President October 30, 2018
Dan Curran: Grateful for the Gift of Life

In a hilarious moment at a celebration dinner on campus more than two years ago, outgoing University of Dayton president Dan Curran poked fun at himself when he discovered a disturbing fact while perusing the wall of presidential portraits in St. Mary’s Hall.

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Campus and Community October 18, 2018
Sustainability Week 2018

The University of Dayton will continue working toward a more sustainable world with a week of public activities Oct. 21-24 to promote green living.

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