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UD in the News May 6-13

The Washington Post, The Conversation and National Catholic Reporter featured faculty expertise this week. Ohio cable news outlet Spectrum News 1 and local media highlighted UD's 2020 and 2022 graduates.

As record-setting heat blasts Pakistan, a glacial lake floods village
The Washington Post
Umesh Haritashya, geology

Why a US task force is recommending anxiety screening in kids 8 and older
The Conversation
Elana Bernstein, counselor education and human services

New book tells the 'beautiful' but 'painful' history of Black Catholic nuns
Global Sisters Report, National Catholic Reporter
Shannen Dee Williams, history

The ABA is again trying to end LSAT requirements. Will it stick this time?
Higher Ed Dive
Andrew Strauss, School of Law

What to know about new voting laws and the midterms
Nancy Martorano Miller, political science

University of Dayton to hold first "full" spring commencement ceremonies since 2019
Spectrum News 1 Ohio, Dayton Daily News, WHIO-TV, ABC22/Fox45 and WDTN-TV
Eric F. Spina, president
Paul Benson, provost
Laura Franklin, Institute for Pastoral Initiatives
Mercedes Franklin, graduate
Rachel VerDow, graduate
Peter Connelly, graduate
Erin Tatham, ,graduate
Malachy Collins, graduate
Dylan Gorski, graduate

University of Dayton to celebrate class of 2020
Spectrum News 1 Ohio, Dayton Daily News, WHIO-TV, ABC22/Fox45 and WDTN-TV
Eric F. Spina, president
Paul Benson, provost
Jen Howe, University advancement
December Lee, graduate
Gabriella Rice, graduate
Ummiya Chaudhary, graduate

Subversive Habits: Black Catholic Nuns in the Long African American Freedom Struggle
Fox 19 Cincinnati
Shannen Dee Williams, history

University of Dayton students build bike of a lifetime for local man
Kim Bigelow, Engineering Wellness through Biomechanics Lab
Brooke Gronemeier, student
Henry Hart, student

UD, Dayton Children's work to break stigma around student-athlete mental health
Joe Owens, athletics

Air Force Museum event shines light on STEM education
Nick Stiffler, computer science

#UDStrong: Graduates praised for their resilience during graduation
Dayton Daily News

Here's what the local job market for college grads looks like
Dayton Daily News
Jason Eckert, career services
Max DiGiacomo, graduate

Class of 2022 has a better chance of landing a job than the previous two classes
Jason Eckert, career services
Max Digiacomo, graduate
Will Harper, graduate

Governor's race puts focus on Dayton region
Dayton Daily News
Bob Taft, political science

Ways to save on energy bills
Bob Brecha, sustainability


News and Communications Staff