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UD in the News Sept. 1-7

Media around the world continued to seek theologians Sandra Yocum and Dennis Doyle to explain the latest sex abuse revelations in the Roman Catholic Church. This week, they gave interviews to the Daily Mail online in the United Kingdom and Radio Sputnik.

Auto historian John Heitmann was a guest of the Shaping Opinion podcast to discuss the Ford Mustang. in Raleigh, North Carolina, picked up a Dayton Daily News story quoting law professor Thaddeus Hoffmeister about a Dayton plan to to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana. Hoffmeister also was a guest of the Fox 45 morning show to discuss the confirmation hearings for U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

Several statewide media outlets shared the news that the University will be hosting the first Ohio gubernatorial debate.

Regional IT publication Technology First picked up news about Dave Salisbury's appointment as the first director of the UD Center for Cybersecurity & Data Intelligence.

The Dayton Daily News featured UD's making the Sierra "Cool Schools" list on the front page of the Neighbors section and Jason Eckert, executive director of career services, talked to the Dayton Daily News about jobs in the region.

A sample of the news coverage during the week is below, and you can click here to view links to all of the University's media coverage during September. 

Modern Exodus: Catholicism Has Lost More of Its Faithful Than Any Other Religion in U.S.
Daily Mail Online (United Kingdom)
Dennis Doyle, religious studies

Weekend Special: Catholic Church Sex Abuse Scandal
Radio Sputnik
Sandra Yocum, religious studies

Freedom Car: The Story of the Ford Mustang
Shaping Opinion
John Heitmann, history

Dayton Marijuana Plan Draws Praise, Criticism (Raleigh, NC)
Thaddeus Hoffmeister, School of Law 

Dayton to Host First of Three Debates in Governor's Race
Several statewide media outlets
University of Dayton

Cyber Protector
Technology First
Dave Salisbury, Center for Cybersecurity & Data Intelligence

Sierra Magazine Gives U.D. High Sustainability Scores
Dayton Daily News
Steve Kendig, facilities

Most Top Paying Jobs in Dayton Area Are in Health Care
Dayton Daily News
Jason Eckert, career services

What to Expect in Day 2 for Kavanaugh Hearings
Thaddeus Hoffmeister, School of Law


News and Communications Staff