Sustainability


Preparing Sustainability Professionals

March 27, 2018

The University of Dayton is preparing students and professionals to serve the common good by offering graduate education in the growing field of sustainability. In January, the University launched a new sustainability studies graduate certificate and the required introductory course for the certificate, Foundations in Sustainability, is being piloted during the spring 2018 semester.


Electrical Engineering Student Wins Prestigious Scholarship for Second Time

March 19, 2018

Ryan Kronk was chosen from 529 applicants to receive the $2,000 Institute of Electrical and Electronics scholarship for the second time in two years.


A Tale of Two Compost Bins

March 02, 2018

How Facilities Management, Dining Services, and the Hanley Sustainability Institute work together to turn food waste into soil.


'Ghana Guys' Build Cultural Connections Through ETHOS

March 02, 2018

The Ghana Guys, Tom Tappel and Mark Rasmussen, built intercultural connections while working on improving Ghana’s land security issue through The ETHOS Center at the University of Dayton.


Vectren Gift will Bear Fruit for Lincoln Hill Gardens

February 28, 2018

The University of Dayton Hanley Sustainability Institute, Mission of Mary Cooperative and East End Community Services will plant a fruit orchard at Lincoln Hill Gardens thanks to a $9,800 gift from Vectren.


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.


Experiential Learning Request for Proposals

January 29, 2018

A new Experiential Learning grant opportunity for CAS faculty


Paddle to the Sea

January 09, 2018

We're all connected by water. That's part of the message of Paddle to the Sea, a multimedia performance by Grammy Award-winning Third Coast Percussion at the University of Dayton at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7.


Paddle to the Sea: A Musical Ode to Water

January 03, 2018

A Caldecott Honor book inspires a Chicago percussion quartet’s artistic tribute to the role of water in nature, culture and commerce. Tickets go on sale Jan. 16.


Looking Back

December 22, 2017

My position as sustainability education student leader has changed the course of my career path, instilled a passion in me for environmental education, and reminds me daily what I feel called to do.

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