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Sustainability March 20, 2019
UN Environmental Assembly
Rebecca Potter, director of the University of Dayton sustainability studies program and associate professor of English, was a panelist discussing sustainable education last week at the United Nations Environmental Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya.
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Sustainability March 19, 2019
A Green New Deal
The key to systemic sustainable thinking is the realization that everything is connected.
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Libraries March 07, 2019
Government Documents Get a Second Life

Topographic maps become a colorful canvas for South Carolina printmaker.

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Human Rights March 06, 2019
2019 Social Practice of Human Rights Conference

The Human Rights Center will host its 4th biennial conference the Social Practice of Human Rights Conference SPHR19 on October 1-4, 2019. 

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Human Rights February 27, 2019
Business and Human Rights Internship in New York City

The Human Rights Center and the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre are seeking an enthusiastic, reliable, well-organized individual to support its work to advance human rights in business, with a particular focus on North America and technology and human rights.

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Human Rights February 06, 2019
Scaling Education for the SDGs: UD at the Geneva Trialogue
The Human Rights Center represented University of Dayton at the Geneva Trialogue: Scaling Education for the SDGs on January 21, 2019 in Geneva, Switzerland.
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Human Rights December 23, 2018
Fall 2018 Highlights
2018 has been a year of celebrating human rights research, advocacy and education at the University of Dayton.
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Engineering November 15, 2018
Arctic Ice Research
University of Dayton doctoral student Ming Gong '15 is more comfortable at the keyboard of a computer or piano than trekking across snow and ice in sub-freezing temperatures. But, during May and June, she spent 10 days at a field summer school in Utqiagvik, Alaska, where she learned how to collect physical data in the Arctic.
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Engineering November 13, 2018
Technology and Human Rights Improve Working Conditions for Women
As a renewable and clean energy graduate student at the University of Dayton, Erin Peiffer traveled to Ghana on a collaborative mission to participate and witness "the power in humanitarian engineering and the ripple effect."
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Human Rights November 09, 2018
Technology and Human Rights: Improved Shea Butter Processing for Women in Northern Ghana
As a graduate engineering student at the University of Dayton, Erin Peiffer spent the summer interning for Burro, a Ghana-based company, through the university’s Engineers in Technical Humanitarian Opportunities of Service learning (ETHOS) program.
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