Humanities and Social Sciences


Linda Majka Award Winners

August 22, 2017

University of Dayton senior sociology majors Emily McAleese and BreAnn Porter-Hill spent their summer researching challenges faced by immigrants and refugees in the Dayton area as the first two recipients of the University’s Linda C. Majka Research Award.


Advice to the Class of 2021

August 21, 2017

This year, the University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences welcomes more than 1,050 first-year students, representing nearly half of the University’s more than 2,250 new students from 41 states and 16 countries.


College Faculty in the News: August 10, 2017

August 10, 2017

Tony Talbott, director of Abolition Ohio and interim executive director of the Human Rights Center, recently discussed the tragic deaths of illegally transported immigrants with several media outlets around the country. Follow this story and other recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


Passion for Learning

July 28, 2017

Michelle Pautz has a self-described passion for learning that she hopes to instill in University of Dayton undergraduate students in her new role as assistant provost for the Common Academic Program.


Table of Plenty

July 27, 2017

A project involving the University of Dayton Hanley Sustainability Institute is turning heads and stopping traffic.


College Faculty in the News: July 25, 2017

July 25, 2017

Umesh Haritashya discusses his NASA grant and how it advances his study of earthquakes. Follow this story and other recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


Hidden Heroes Award

July 24, 2017

University of Dayton Vote Everywhere ambassador Katherine Liming will be honored by the Andrew Goodman Foundation with the 2017 Hidden Heroes Award for exceptional contributions to voting rights and social justice.


Faculty in the News: July 10, 2017

July 10, 2017

Art Jipson discusses the risks that come with the ever-changing trends in social media. Follow this story and other recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


Communicating Across Cultures

July 07, 2017

Twenty-seven University of Dayton communication students are learning first-hand about intercultural communication during a four-week University study-abroad program this summer in Italy and the Czech Republic.


Faculty in the News: June 23, 2017

June 23, 2017

Neomi DeAnda discusses the reaction of U.S. Catholic archdioceses to activists' push for sanctuary of undocumented immigrants. Follow this story and other recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.

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