Human Rights Center

A Vision For Change

Charting the Frontiers of Research and Advocacy

Our Center creates a positive change through research, education and dialogue. At the heart of a global human rights community, we are committed to bridging the gap between theory and practice, between scholars and practitioners.

HIGHLIGHTS

SPHR 2019

October 1-4: Convene to address high-risk threats that present themselves with unprecedented urgency

America the Borderland

Multimedia exhibit featuring human rights defenders on the U.S.-Mexico border by the Moral Courage Project.

Going Against the Grain

Social Practice of Human Rights '19

#SPHR19 convenes to address high-risk threats that present themselves with unprecedented urgency. It will be our task to reinvigorate collaborative efforts with hope and vigor, building sustainable movements and disruptive methods even when it means, to quote Pope Francis, “going against the grain.” Join us October 1-4, 2019.

President 04.17.19
The Power of Sharing Our Stories

There is nothing more transformative than hearing people tell their stories in their own words. Listening, we realize our shared humanity.

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Moral Courage Project

America the Borderland

Moral Courage project students traveled to El Paso, Texas, in May 2018 to interview and photograph human rights advocates, community leaders and faith leaders about their commitment to immigration rights work at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Moral Courage Project

America the Borderland

Moral Courage project students traveled to El Paso, Texas, in May 2018 to interview and photograph human rights advocates, community leaders and faith leaders about their commitment to immigration rights work at the U.S.-Mexico border.

Research Guide
Anti-Racism Resources
This guide attempts to provide general information and a starting point to learn about anti-racism, inclusion, and privilege, as well as provide information and resources intended to support the University of Dayton community. The UD community is welcome to suggest resources, guides, or any other information relevant to this guide by contacting Ione Damasco.
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CONTACT

Human Rights Center

Keller Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 2790
937-229-3294
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The driving force behind the Center is a diverse group of dedicated faculty, staff, and students each bringing their own expertise and knowledge to our work in the human rights arena.

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