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UD in the news Dec. 11-18

A pair of faculty contributed pieces for The Conversation while others shared their expertise with the Huffington Post and the Sinclair Broadcasting Group in a story picked up nationwide. Ohio cable news outlet Spectrum News 1 and Dayton TV station ABC22/Fox45 featured the W.S. McIntosh Memorial Leadership Award & Scholarship winner. The Dayton Business Journal also profiled the success of the Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation in 2020.

Teri Rizvi, director of the Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop, talked to Conference Scene about making the most of a virtual writing conference.

Dayton-area news outlets also tapped several faculty experts to discuss issues related to the economy, Election 2020, remote learning and COVID-19.

A hospital that prescribes free nutritious food to families who need more than medical care
The Conversation
Diana Cuy Castellanos, dietetics

On the first day of Christmas…teachers got a legal headache over blurring the line between church and state
The Conversation
Charlie Russo, School of Law and School of Education and Health Sciences

Hindu activists denounce India's jailing of Muslim who prayed at Hindu temple
Huffington Post
Haimanti Roy, history

Violence flares at election protests as Trump, GOP continue to challenge results
Sinclair Broadcasting Group (at least 23 outlets in 14 states picked up the story)
Mark Ensalaco, political science

How to make the most of a virtual writing conference
Conference Scene
Teri Rizvi, Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop

High school senior receives full ride to UD
Spectrum News 1 Ohio
University of Dayton

Local high school graduate receives W.S. McIntosh Memorial Leadership Award & Scholarship
University of Dayton

UD-sponsored e-learning program reaches new heights in 2020
Dayton Business Journal
Sister Angela Ann Zukowski, Virtual Learning Community for Faith Formation

Women leaving workforce during pandemic have broad impact on economy, business, families and women
Dayton Daily News
Richard Stock, Business Research Group

How are UD students, professors fairing after a semester remote learning?
Vince Lewis, L. William Crotty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

What's next for President-elect Biden?
Dan Birdsong, political science

COVID-19 causing contract disputes
Charlie Russo, School of Law


News and Communications Staff