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Rainforest Research

April 04, 2018

Bugs the size of tiny twigs have a large impact on the rainforest, according to a new study led by University of Dayton researcher Chelse Prather and published in the current issue of the prominent journal “Ecology.”


Sustainability Leader

April 03, 2018

Ben McCall, lead architect of a new model for campus sustainability who helped the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign become one of the most sustainable campuses in the nation, will become the first executive director of the University of Dayton's Hanley Sustainability Institute. His appointment starts Aug. 16.


College Faculty in the News: March 26, 2018

March 26, 2018

Interim Director Anthony Talbott, students and other representatives of the Human Rights Center recently engaged in several media conversations about the increase in human trafficking when large, national events such as the NCAA First Four games come to our community.


'Distinguished' Physics Students

March 23, 2018

The National Society of Physics Students named the University of Dayton's chapter a distinguished chapter for the 2016-17 academic year, for its involvement in local, regional and national Society of Physics Students meetings and events. This comes on the heels of the national organization bestowing "outstanding" and "distinguished" designations on the UD chapter in 2015-16 and 2014-15, respectively.


College Faculty in the News: March 9, 2018

March 09, 2018

Hunter Phillips Goodman, executive director of the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, and a group of engaged students discuss Campus Ministry's Impact Conference and the important role student activism plays within the local community.


Pay as You Throw

February 27, 2018

A University of Dayton student sustainability research project to encourage recycling and reduce landfill trash resulted in a proposed grant program to launch "pay-as-you-throw" waste management programs in Montgomery County, Ohio.


College Faculty in the News: February 9, 2018

February 09, 2018

The research of Associate Professor Simanti Dasgupta, department of sociology, anthropology and social work, examines a sex workers’ rights movement in India, focusing on the intersection of medicine and law.


Experiential Learning Request for Proposals

January 29, 2018

A new Experiential Learning grant opportunity for CAS faculty


College Faculty in the News: January 24, 2018

January 24, 2018

A $440K NIH grant awarded to Associate Professor Amit Singh, department of biology, is making local headlines. Follow this story and other recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.


College Faculty in the News: January 10, 2018

January 10, 2018

Faculty Neomi DeAnda (left), Mark Ensalaco (center) and Anthony Talbott (right) recently discussed human rights and the rights of families and mothers in relation to religious ceremony, foreign policy and business.

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