News

News Archive

News releases older than 2015 can be found at the University's eCommons site.

International October 12, 2018
UD in the News Oct. 5-12

Mary Fisher's piece in The Conversation explained why physical therapy is important for women treated for breast cancer. Other faculty experts talked to CTV in Canada, WIRED, CGTN America, Fox News and preLaw magazine about the hearings for U.S. Supreme Court justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh, damage UAVs can do to planes, Cameroon's election, midterm elections in Ohio and online legal education.

Read More
Law October 12, 2018
School of Law Launches Online LL.M. Program in American, Transnational Law

The University of Dayton School of Law will offer an entirely online Master of Laws (LL.M.) program in American and Transnational Law, including an optional U.S. legal practice certificate, starting in January. LL.M. programs are for those who already hold a law degree but want additional training in a specific area.

Read More
Faculty and Staff October 05, 2018
UD in the News Sept. 28-Oct. 5

The expertise of faculty via The Conversation, a global network of newsrooms "committed to information transparency and credibility" went around the world the week of Sept. 29-Oct. 5. A piece by Janet Bednarek on the 50th anniversary of the Boeing 747 attracted an estimated 60,000 readers around the world, and BBC radio interviewed Julius Amin following his piece on the crisis in Cameroon. 

Read More
Students September 21, 2018
UD in the News Sept. 7-21

From Sept. 7 when it was announced the University of Dayton would host the first 2018 Ohio gubernatorial debate through Sept. 21, the University of Dayton received mentions in thousands of stories nationwide.

Read More
Faculty and Staff September 07, 2018
UD in the News Sept. 1-7

Media around the world continued to seek theologians Sandra Yocum and Dennis Doyle to explain the latest sex abuse revelations in the Roman Catholic Church. This week, they gave interviews to the Daily Mail online in the United Kingdom and Radio Sputnik.

Read More
Sustainability August 31, 2018
UD in the News Aug. 24-31

Media around the world sought theologians Sandra Yocum and Dennis Doyle to explain the latest sex abuse revelations in the Roman Catholic Church. This week, they gave interviews to Sputnik Radio, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, The Associated Press and Agence France-Presse.

Read More
Campus and Community August 24, 2018
UD in the News Aug. 17-24

National news network Newsy interviewed Sandra Yocum, University Professor of Faith and Culture, about the Roman Catholic Church’s Pennsylvania sex abuse crisis and popular national magazine The Atlantic spoke to associate professor of political science Joshua Ambrosius about religion and outer space.

Read More
Law May 25, 2018
Law@Dayton

Starting in August 2019, students can complete their journey toward a University of Dayton School of Law degree online through Law@Dayton, one of the nation's first accredited hybrid Juris Doctor programs, blending online and on-campus instruction.

Read More
Law March 20, 2018
Top Ranked Programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked eight University of Dayton programs among the top in the nation in its latest guide on “The Best Graduate Schools.”

Read More
Law March 13, 2018
What Did You Do in the War?

Belgian nuns created a system of alarms and delaying tactics, including flirting and "not understanding" German, to hide refugees and Jews from the Nazis. Two nuns were shot by French soldiers who thought they were German spies. These and other stories recently discovered in letters and other documents written by Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur in German-occupied Belgium and Italy during World War II have inspired a book by University of Dayton law professor Dennis Turner.

Read More