Sustainability


Table of Plenty

July 27, 2017

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


Catalyzing STEM Research

June 16, 2017

The University of Dayton's new STEM Catalyst grant program is funding eight faculty and student research projects this summer that aspire to help address societal and public health issues - supporting the institution's goal to become "The University for the Common Good."


Our Students Lead

June 07, 2017

Some have asked why I joined a coalition of nearly 200 other university presidents and hundreds of business leaders, mayors and governors in signing a pledge to continue to reduce carbon emissions and make strides toward clean energy.


Cruising Chinese Waterways

April 28, 2017

The University of Dayton and Fuyao Glass America have teamed up on a new course that utilizes sociology, political science and economics to study the effect of China's growth on its waterways, and includes a three-week tour to examine key waterways first-hand.


Graduation Pledge

April 21, 2017

What are we really doing here? Why does the University of Dayton exist? How are UD grads different from those who graduate from other colleges and universities?


Sustainability through a Catholic Lens

April 21, 2017

Reflect on Earth Day at the Mary's Gardens exhibit. You will be inspired by the living garden as well as John S. Stokes Jr.'s collection of materials on sustainability.


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.


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.


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.


Bro. Joseph W. Stander Symposium Expands in Offerings

March 29, 2017

The 29th annual Stander Symposium offers new components to this year's event.

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