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October in the News

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

Through October of fiscal year 2022, the total value of coverage is an estimated $4.75 million with an estimated reach of 1.12 billion people. Media in markets outside Dayton mentioned the University at least 627 times. Monthly and cumulative figures are based on the Cision media monitoring service data.

Regional, National and International

Trump looks to midterm primaries to cement his hold on GOP
Oct. 1
Zenger News

Dan Birdsong, political science

What it takes to bridge the access and success gap for lower-income students
Oct. 4
DIVERSE: Issues in Higher Education
Eric F. Spina, president

Building better leaders, by listening to others
Oct. 7
Brent Kondritz, Center for Leadership

3 cybersecurity best practices to keep school networks safe as students — and devices — return
Oct. 12
K-12 Dive
Tom Skill, CIO

Dayton funk legends honored with street designation
Oct. 14
Spectrum News 1 Ohio
Dayton Funk Symposium

Tsarnaev Supreme Court appeal: Do unbiased jurors exist in an age of social media?
Oct. 15
The Conversation
Thaddeus Hoffmeister, School of Law

University of Dayton offers farmer's market for students
Oct. 19
Spectrum News 1 Ohio
Anneliese Fisher, student

What is COP26? Here's how global climate negotiations work and what's expected from the Glasgow summit
Oct. 20
The Conversation
Shelley Inglis, Human Rights Center

Law firms promise jobs before law school in new diversity push
Oct. 21
Andrew Strauss, School of Law

2 law firms promise jobs to underserved students before they enter law school; tuition is free
Oct. 22
ABA Journal
Andrew Strauss, School of Law

UD Flyer Pitch winner hopes to keep runners safe
Oct. 25
Spectrum News 1 Ohio
Flyer Pitch Competition

On unsocial media, working from home, and a new way to prime the pipeline
Oct. 28
Above the Law
School of Law

How to help kids with 'long COVID' thrive in school
Oct. 29
The Conversation
Susan Davies, counselor education
Julie Walsh-Messinger, psychology

Dayton-area Media

For all local coverage in October, click here

Multiple Outlets

Outgoing Premier Health CEO sets up scholarship fund
Oct. 6
WHIO-TV, Dayton Daily News and Dayton Business Journal
Mary Boosalis, board of trustees
Eric F. Spina, President
Jen Howe, advancement

UD teams with Thompson Hine, Taft Law to diversify legal profession
Oct. 6
ABC22/Fox45, Dayton Daily News and Dayton Business Journal

Andrew Strauss, School of Law

Dayton street to get 'funky' new name designation to honor city’s music history
Oct. 11-12, 14
ABC22/Fox45, WDTN-TV, WYSO-FM and Dayton Daily News
Sharon Gratto, music

University-led incubator names new leader
Oct. 11, 16
Dayton Business Journal and Dayton Daily News
Whitney Barkley, Greater West Dayton Incubator

Strong recruitment results in continued strong enrollment
Oct. 27-28
WDTN-TV and ABC22/Fox45
Jason Reinoehl, strategic enrollment management

Dayton Daily News

VOICES: Living up to the promise of representative democracy is a challenge
Oct. 1
Dan Birdsong, political science

UD president: Cuts, changes needed for future
Oct. 3
Eric F. Spina, president

Initiative, persistence pay off in job hunt
Oct. 17
Parker Chamot, student

Job seekers and companies look to find that perfect match
Oct. 17
Jason Eckert, career services

How to ace a job interview
Oct. 18
Jason Eckert, career services 

5 things to know about job hunting
Oct. 19
Jason Eckert, career services

How to find that gem of an employee
Oct. 20
Jason Eckert, career services

'Micro-credentials' aim to close workforce skills gap
Oct. 25
Brian LaDuca, IACT

VOICES: Transform Dayton's public safety system to support racial and disability justice
Oct. 28
Joel Pruce, human rights studies

Poet's work on display at Dayton Arcade
Oct. 31
Misty Thomas-Trout, graphic design


University of Dayton honors legacy of first Black woman graduate by dedicating hall named in her honor 
Oct. 22
Jason Pierce, College of Arts and Sciences

UD getting $1.65 million to research childhood diseases, birth defects in human eyes
Oct. 25


University of Dayton Flyer Pitch is accepting applications
Oct. 1

Are black cats actually unlucky? Here's where the superstition originated
Oct. 27
Meghan Henning, religious studies

Dayton Business Journal

Fruit flies are at the heart of this University of Dayton research grant
Oct. 26
Amit Singh, biology
Madhuri Kango-Singh, biology