National Science Foundation Fellow

April 27, 2017

University of Dayton first-year doctoral student Jesse Hughes '16 will mentor minority undergraduate students and introduce them to campus research opportunities after receiving a 2017 National Science Foundation graduate research fellowship.

Faculty in the News: April 25, 2017

April 25, 2017

Faculty Una Cadegan and Miranda Hallett discuss immigration policies past and present. Read about this current news topic and follow other recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.

Working to Better My Piece of the World

April 19, 2017

Since I started at UD, I determined that my passion and my future definitely lie in sustainability. At first I felt I couldn't really do much until I graduated with my degree and went out into the "real world." However, I didn't want to let that passion fade and I realized there was an impact I could be having even as an undergrad, by working with HSI on campus.

‘Cancer Research’ Cover

April 19, 2017

A University of Dayton professor's research into ways to identify and possibly treat an aggressive form of brain cancer was part of a study published in the prestigious journal Cancer Research. That issue's cover image — a microscopic view of a fruit fly's central nervous system — was taken in Madhuri Kango-Singh's laboratory and highlights her work on the study.

Faculty Awards and Promotions

April 13, 2017

The University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences celebrated outstanding scholarship in teaching, curricular innovation, creative activity and research-based community engagement April 7 at its annual College faculty recognition event.

Sustainable Community

April 11, 2017

After a semester abroad in Iceland focusing on climate change in the Arctic, I returned to campus energized with a desire to enhance the University’s sustainability. I began working on a project to track campus transportation and travel.

Faculty in the News: April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

Professor Janet Bednarek provides historical insight into changing views toward appropriate attire for air travel. Read about this and other recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary

Networking our Future

April 05, 2017

We talk a lot about how we think UD perceives sustainability, but we do not have any concrete data to support our claims. So I worked with HSI's Post-Doctoral fellow, Dr. Felix Fernando, to create this survey. We’re hoping to use the results from this survey to advance HSI's efforts in the future.

Stander Symposium Co-chairs

April 04, 2017

The Brother Joseph W. Stander Symposium is the University of Dayton's annual showcase of students' academic achievements. This year, the program is co-chaired by two College of Arts and Sciences faculty members — Joel Whitaker, professor in the department of art and design, and Shannon Driskell, professor in the department of mathematics.

State of the Art Lab Renovations

March 30, 2017

The University of Dayton started the first phase of its Science Center renovations with state-of-the-art upgrades to more than 2,500 square feet of space in Sherman Hall. The renovations include two flexible, adaptable research labs to be used by department of biology faculty members Jayne Robinson and Yasuhiko Irie.

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