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

Human Rights June 08, 2018
Going Zero Plastic

University of Dayton Dining Services joined CNN's celebration of World Oceans Day and CNN's #ZeroPlasticLunch and #thelaststraw initiatives June 8 by announcing Au Bon Pain, which opened last year in Kennedy Union, will transition from plastic containers to compostable containers throughout the summer.

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Campus and Community May 18, 2018
Serving the Community

A new two-story office building planned for one of the key development areas in the City of Dayton would bring together three distinctive community-building organizations under one roof, creating opportunities for broad-based innovative collaborations that could include scores of organizations.

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Research May 16, 2018
Lifetime Achiever

University of Dayton Vice President for Research John Leland will receive the American Society of Mechanical Engineers Dayton section's Lifetime Achievement Award for his distinguished career and contributions to the mechanical engineering profession. He will receive the award May 22 at the joint American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics/ASME awards banquet.

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Campus and Community May 14, 2018
Cream of the Crop

It's become an annual occurrence for University of Dayton graduates: a haul of prestigious national scholarships. This year, UD grads claimed five Fulbrights, a Goldwater Scholarship and a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.

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Libraries April 26, 2018
A "Paws" from Studying

Students who are feeling "ruff" during finals week can stop by the University of Dayton's Roesch Library for some puppy love and other stress-busting activities.

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Students April 10, 2018
Achieving Gold STARS

The University of Dayton earned its first gold rating for its sustainability achievements in the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS).

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Campus and Community April 05, 2018
Lasting Legacy

As hundreds of writers from all parts of the country and beyond gathered at the sold-out 10th Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop, the University of Dayton paid tribute to the late Bill Bombeck — and his generosity.

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Campus and Community March 23, 2018
Celebration of the Arts

Engineers make music. Mathematicians show their brushwork. And dancers take the stage. Nearly 250 University of Dayton students from almost every field of study will participate in the 16th annual Celebration of the Arts, an evening designed to bring the campus and greater Dayton community together through exhibits and performances.

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Research March 15, 2018
A Bold Step Toward Solar

The University of Dayton will install 4,026 solar panels with a capacity of 1.26 megawatts of power that will provide approximately 2 percent of campuswide power consumption and offset carbon emissions by about 1 percent annually.

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Engineering March 07, 2018
McIntosh Scholar

Cameron Rucker thought the special speaker at his first-period class was going to talk about what it takes to be an engineer. As it turns out, the speaker was there to do much more.

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