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Laser, Tag, We're It

10.02.2006 | Research, Engineering

The University of Dayton, U.S. Air Force and regional businesses are launching a $3.2 million institute Monday that they hope will hasten the development of a technology used to search for terrorists. The center establishes a curriculum dedicated to ladar technology. More

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Dying While Black

10.02.2006 | Culture and Society, Faculty

Two generations of blacks have seen the number of their neighborhood hospitals decrease by nearly 90 percent, and 90,000 fewer blacks than whites would die each year if they had the same death rate, according to Dying While Black, a book by a University of Dayton health care and race law expert due out in October. More

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Payday Lenders Receive Notice

10.02.2006 | Faculty, Culture and Society

A UD professor and two Dayton, Ohio, credit unions created StretchPay, a credit union advance alternative that undercuts what payday lenders charge by nearly 80 percent. Now, they've extended StretchPay to 11 other Ohio credit unions. More

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Body Over Mind

10.02.2006 | Culture and Society, Research, Health, Faculty

The body may win out over the mind when determining military promotions, according to UD research published in Military Medicine. More

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Shaping Ohio's Future

09.28.2006 | Culture and Society, Education, President

In an op-ed piece, University of Dayton President Daniel J. Curran argues that Ohio's candidates for governor are missing an important piece of the Ohio higher education equation if they discount the role the state's private universities play in educating Ohio's future workforce. More