Humanities and Social Sciences


Global Education Fellows

February 28, 2017

The University of Dayton continually strives to expand international learning opportunities to prepare students for success in our increasingly globalized world. Three College of Arts and Sciences faculty members are drawing on their own experiences abroad to create global experiential learning opportunities in China.


Faculty in the News: February 24, 2017

February 24, 2017

Professor Robert Brecha discusses renewable energy transformation in today's political and economic environment. See this and other highlights of recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


Russian Revolution Centennial

February 16, 2017

Villanova University history professor Adele Lindenmeyr will discuss the important roles women played in one of the 20th century's most significant events - the 1917 Russian Revolution - at the University of Dayton department of history's Beauregard-King Emeriti Lecture at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21.


Faculty in the News: February 13, 2017

February 13, 2017

Camilo Pérez-Bustillo, executive director of the Human Rights Center discussed the executive orders on immigration and refugees with several media outlets. See these and other highlights of recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


Pirates of the Mediterranean

February 10, 2017

Declared "enemies of all mankind" by Sir Edward Coke, and later romanticized in popular culture, pirates played a large role in shaping the modern state, giving rise to international laws and modern naval forces.


Writers’ Workshop Partnership

February 09, 2017

The University of Dayton and Antioch Writers' Workshop are partnering to serve the Dayton-area creative writing community through educational programming, mentorship, networking and professional development opportunities.


Making a Difference

January 31, 2017

"I got a job today," she said. "And I got offered a place to live."


Scholarly Achievement

January 27, 2017

University of Dayton sociologist Jamie Longazel's recent book about the politics of immigration laws has landed him interviews with The New York Times, BBC News, CNN Money, Univision and, most recently, a front-page story in The Washington Post, among other national and international media outlets.


Faculty in the News: January 25, 2017

January 25, 2017

Department of political science faculty Christopher Devine and Daniel Birdsong engaged with the media about the U.S. presidential transition. See these and other highlights of recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


ROTC to Host Centennial Dinner

January 24, 2017

Alumni of the University of Dayton Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps are invited to help celebrate the program's 100th anniversary at a formal dress dinner and reception at 5:30 p.m. April 8 at the Dayton Marriott.

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