Diversity and Inclusion


Celebrity, Protest, and South Africa in Copenhagen

November 12, 2018

Last week, Alexandra C. Budabin attended a conference on “Celebrity and Protest in Africa and in the Anti-Apartheid Struggle” at the University of Copenhagen. Panels showcased work on literary celebrities, music, and performance.


Technology and Human Rights: Improved Shea Butter Processing for Women in Northern Ghana

November 09, 2018

As a graduate engineering student at the University of Dayton, Erin Peiffer spent the summer interning for Burro, a Ghana-based company, through the university’s Engineers in Technical Humanitarian Opportunities of Service learning (ETHOS) program.


What is Funny?

November 08, 2018

A book discussion on campus prompted engaging dialogue about humor, oppression, the role of stereotypes and notions of political correctness.


Community Means Everyone Week 2018: Screening and Discussion of 'What Are You?'

October 31, 2018

In this AVIATE event, part of Community Means Everyone Week, attendees will view the 2013 film "What Are You? Microaggressions & LGBTQ Identities," discuss their impressions of it, and explore the meaning of community at UD and beyond.


Is Civility a Lost Art?

October 30, 2018

Is engaging in respectful dialogue and carefully listening to opposing viewpoints a lost art? Evidenced by the overflow crowd of University of Dayton students at a recent Friday afternoon panel discussion, “Civil Dialogue in Uncivil Times,” that was sponsored by the department of communication, I would say it’s far from lost.


Engaging With Business

October 29, 2018

A signature experiential learning program for the non-business major.


Art, Mary and a Global Community!

October 29, 2018

What does it mean to work at a Catholic, Marianist institution? It means everything to me and my colleagues at the Institute for Pastoral Initiatives. We truly serve the Global Church.


Bible Nation

October 26, 2018

Two biblical scholars who investigated efforts by the billionaire owners of Hobby Lobby to increase the Bible’s influence on American society will visit the University of Dayton campus to discuss the family's controversial collection of biblical artifacts and recently opened Museum of the Bible in Washington, D.C.


#YouAreWelcomeHere Scholarship takes Commitment to the Next Level

October 25, 2018

This year, UD became one of 57 universities across the country to make a commitment to welcoming international students to campus in a new way.


Student Led Conference Continues to Create Change

October 25, 2018

For students in the Creating Inclusive Community initiative, “creating change” isn’t just a slogan; it’s the main goal. Join us for the 2018 CIC Conference, Let's Talk!: Serious Comedy.

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