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Historian Shannen Dee Williams and the cover of her book Subversive Habits about Black Catholic nuns

UD in the News Feb. 10-17

Legal expert Charles Russo wrote for The Conversation. Newsweek sought the expertise of aviation historian Janet Bednarek. The Baltimore Sun listed Shannen Dee Williams' book on Black Catholic nuns among 10 books celebrating Black heritage.

How far must employers go to accommodate workers’ time off for worship? The Supreme Court will weigh in
The Conversation
Charles Russo, School of Law and School of Education and Health Sciences

Weird octagonal shape of Lake Huron UFO explained by experts
Janet Bednarek, history

Pages from history: 10 books, many with Maryland connections, celebrate Black heritage
The Baltimore Sun
Shannen Dee Williams, history

Abortion rights amendment could shift Ohio political landscape
Axios Cleveland
Christopher Devine, political science

Where the war in Ukraine stands as the one-year mark approaches
CHCH-TV (Canada)
Jaro Bilocerkowycz, political science

UD, community remembers impact of L. William 'Bill' Crotty
Dayton Daily News
Eric F. Spina, president

University of Dayton to house Willis 'Bing' Davis Archive
Dayton Daily News and WYSO-FM
Eric F. Spina, president
Kathy Webb, University Libraries

Upcoming symposium aims to reimagine Dayton
Nancy McHugh, Fitz Center for Leadership in Community

Shortage of Black teachers persists in region's schools
Dayton Daily News
Rochonda Nenonene, Urban Teacher Academy
Novea McIntosh, Urban Teacher Academy

Bethel Schools' restroom policy sparks three lawsuits, one filed in federal court
Tom Hagel, School of Law

Ideas and Voices: Tackling the complicated nature of "personal responsibility"
Dayton Daily News
Art Jipson, sociology


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