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February in the News

Highlights for February are below, but you can click here to view links to all of the University's media coverage for the month.

In fiscal year 2019, through January, the total value of coverage is an estimated $3.16 million with an estimated reach of 3 billion people. Media in markets outside Dayton mentioned the University at least 642 times. Monthly and cumulative figures are based on the Cision media monitoring service data.

Regional, National and International

Face The State with Scott Light
Feb. 2
WBNS-10TV (Columbus, Ohio)
Nancy Miller, political science

It's affordability, stupid
Feb. 4
Next: The Future of Higher Education
Jason Reinoehl, vice president strategic enrollment

Why John Adams despised being vice president
Feb. 5
How Stuff Works
Christopher Devine, political science

How Trump's State of the Union address played out
Feb. 5
900CHML (Hamilton, ON)
Christopher Devine, political science

What Trump’s picks for the Presidential Medal of Freedom – like Rush Limbaugh and Antonin Scalia – say about him
Feb. 6
The Conversation
Christopher Devine, political science

Are you open to praying to a black God?
Feb. 7
National Catholic Reporter
Cecelia Moore, religious studies

JetBlue founder launches 'world's nicest airline'
Feb. 7
CNN Travel
Janet Bednarek, history

What to do if finances change during your college search
Feb. 7
College Confidential
Rob Durkle, admission

Some colleges start to confront a surprising reason students fail: Too many choices
Feb. 7
Hechinger Report 
Becki Lawhorn, retention

Beauty premium in business
Feb. 10
Academic Minute
Chun Zhang, marketing

The power of a song in a strange land
Feb. 13
The Conversation
The Rev. Donna Cox, music

Aviation gripes and wishes
Feb. 13
CNN Travel
Janet Bednarek, history

Dayton-area Media

For all local coverage in February, click here

Multiple outlets

Oregon District shooting discussed six months later
Feb. 4
Dayton Daily News, WHIO, WDTN, ABC22/Fox45, Spectrum TV
Shelley Inglis and Paul Morrow, Human Rights Center

Dayton Daily News

UD geologist nearly tops $3M in NASA grants: Here’s what he’s doing
Feb. 4
Umesh Haritashya, geology


Will your vote count? Ohio working to increase election security
Feb. 11
Dave Salisbury, cybersecurity


Two decades in and Pep Band director is far from slowing down
Feb. 12
Willie Morris, music