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UD in the news Feb. 8-21

The New York Times featured the University's tuition plan in a story about financial aid, Inside Higher Ed talked to President Eric F. Spina about college accessibility, faculty wrote for The Conversation and Academic Minute, and Catholic News Service, Crux, College Confidential, Hechinger Report, CNN and JSTOR Daily tapped faculty expertise for stories.

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education highlighted the appointment of Savalas Kidd as UD executive director of public safety and chief of police.

The Boston Globe featured one of the winners of the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop humor writing contest. 

The Catholic Telegraph, the newspaper for the archdiocese of Cincinnati, published a piece about how UD's Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation makes catechesis available anywhere.

Outlets in Cincinnati and Columbus picked up an ABC22/Fox45 feature story about engineering student Spencer Janning and his patented invention, the Freedom Brace.

So you got financial aid for college. But how do you pay for the rest of it?
The New York Times
Jason Reinoehl, strategic enrollment management

Success slows for project seeking increased enrollment of Pell students at high-achieving colleges
Inside Higher Ed
Eric F. Spina, president

The power of a song in a strange land
The Conversation
The Rev. Donna Cox, music

Beauty premium in business
Academic Minute
Chun Zhang, marketing

On the Move: Savalas Kidd
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education

US Catholics respond to Pope's 'challenging' Amazon document
Vince Miller, Gudorf Chair in Catholic Theology and Culture

What to do if finances change during your college search
College Confidential
Rob Durkle, admission

Some colleges start to confront a surprising reason students fail: Too many choices
Hechinger Report 
Becki Lawhorn, retention 

JetBlue founder launches 'world's nicest airline'
CNN Travel
Janet Bednarek, history

Aviation gripes and wishes
CNN Travel
Janet Bednarek, history

How 1920s Catholic Students Fought the Ku Klux Klan
Bill Trollinger, history

Federal appeals court now says Florida Latin cross can stay
Catholic News Service (picked up by America, Crux, National Catholic Reporter and diocesan publications in San Francisco, Philadelphia and St. Paul, Minnesota)
Charles Russo, School of Law

Humor writing wins Tracy McArdle Brady a hotel room of her own
The Boston Globe
Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop

University of Dayton student invents life-changing device
WTTE-TV (Columbus, Ohio), WKRC-TV (Cincinnati) and ABC22/Fox45 (Dayton)
Spencer Janning, student
Emily Fehrman Cory, Leonardo Enterprises in the School of Engineering

Friend of Dayton shooter sentenced today (Cincinnati) and Fox45 (Dayton)
Tom Hagel, School of Law

UD's virtual learning program goes global: Wealth of online courses makes catechesis accessible anywhere
Catholic Telegraph (Archdiocese of Cincinnati)
Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation
Sister Angela Ann Zukowski, MHSH

Will your vote count? Ohio working to increase election security
WHIO-TV and Dayton Daily News
Dave Salisbury, cybersecurity

Legal experts explain if 'Castle Doctrine' can be applied to fatal double shooting case
WDTN-TV and ABC22/Fox45
Thaddeus Hoffmeister, School of Law

Two decades in and pep band director is far from slowing down
Willie Morris, music

City, Kroger reach deal
Theo Majka, sociology

DP&L foundation awards $1.7M grants to local nonprofits
Dayton Business Journal
Statehouse Civic Scholars Program


News and Communications Staff