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Diversity and Inclusion October 31, 2018
Community Means Everyone Week 2018: Screening and Discussion of 'What Are You?'
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.
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President October 29, 2018
Standing in Solidarity
In a letter to the campus community, I urge students, faculty, and staff to be "committed advocates for peace," following what's believed to be the deadliest attack on American Jews in history.
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Sustainability October 26, 2018
Lessons and Connections from AASHE 2018
If we come together as a university, such a daunting task will become far more attainable. I am excited to bring what I have learned back to campus with me, and I am interested to see what the future of sustainability at UD holds.
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Faculty October 25, 2018
College Faculty in the News: October 25, 2018
Ben McCall, Executive Director of the Hanley Sustainability Institute, explains how lessons in sustainability can go beyond the classroom when parents teach their children about packing sustainable lunches. The story was picked up by several media outlets across the country.
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Experiential Learning October 20, 2018
The Immigration Simulation
What is it like to be an immigrant in Ohio? Register for the Immigration Simulation developed by students in ANT325: Anthropology of Human Rights.
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Faculty October 10, 2018
College Faculty in the News: October 10, 2018
Local, regional and national media outlets are reaching out to faculty in the Department of Political Science as well as students involved in the Vote Everywhere Initiative as the nation approaches the November mid-term elections. Follow these stories and other recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.
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Diversity and Inclusion September 28, 2018
International Day of Peace 9-21-18
Our native Hawaiian, Pono Riddle, inspires 7th and 8th grade students to cultivate peace and lead with the Aloha spirit.
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Faculty September 27, 2018
College Faculty in the News: September 27, 2018
An interview with the new Human Rights Center Executive Director Shelley Inglis was recently featured on local media outlets ABC22/Fox45. Inglis spoke about her experiences dealing with global human rights issues during her 15-year tenure at the United Nations and discussed how she plans to bring global, national and local human rights issues to the forefront for students at the University of Dayton.
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Human Rights September 14, 2018
With nationalism rising, do global human rights still have mass appeal?
Caring about the rights of distant others was once fashionable but, as walls go up and societies retract, global citizen engagement may well be the next victim of this new nationalist resurgence. This article was published originally on Open Global Rights.
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Faculty September 10, 2018
College Faculty in the News: September 10, 2018
Assistant Professor Joel Pruce (Department of Political Science), Professor and Executive Director Benjamin McCall (Hanley Sustainability Institute) and Executive Director Shelley Inglis (Human Rights Center) recently discussed efforts to extend and strengthen human rights and sustainability worldwide on local public radio stations WVXU, Cincinnati and WMUB, Oxford.
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