April in the News

Highlights for April are below, but you can click here to view links to all of the University's media coverage for the month.

So far in fiscal year 2017, through March, the total value of coverage is an estimated $17.4 million with an estimated reach of 1.88 billion people. Media in states and countries other than Ohio and the U.S. have mentioned the University at least 1,217 times. Monthly and cumulative figures are based on Meltwater media monitoring service data.

Regional, National and International

Trump immigration policies cloud "immigrant-friendly" Dayton
April 2
Associated Press (appeared in at least 58 outlets)
Jamie Longazel, sociology

Will America Finally Get Its First Black Saints?
April 2
The Daily Beast
Cecilia Moore, religious studies

The good and the bad in locker room talk
April 3
Skin in the Game
Jenn Freitag, communication

Jesus comforts the women
April 4
Global Sisters Report, a project of the National Catholic Reporter
Sr. Laura Leming, sociology

One unauthorized immigrant's story: more complicated than a sound bite
April 5
Christian Science Monitor (also appeared on Yahoo! News)
Jamie Longazel, sociology

Dayton, Ohio CityLinks Conference Friday
April 5
WVXU-FM (Cincinnati)
Hunter Phillips Goodman, Fitz Center

Researchers find millions of .edu accounts, passwords available on Dark Web
April 5
Education Dive
Tom Skill, CIO

U of Dayton looks to the future, dropping traditional strategic planning
April 6
Education Dive
Eric F. Spina, president

Robert Brecha featured on The Best of Our Knowledge
April 7
WAMC-FM/Northeast Public Radio (a regional public radio network serving parts of seven northeastern states. These include New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Vermont, New Jersey, New Hampshire and Pennsylvania).
Bob Brecha, renewable and clean energy graduate program

Uber Says It Didn't Steal Waymo's Self-Driving Tech
April 7
Paul McManamon, Ladar and Optical Communications Institute (LOCI)

Travel briefs: Things to do, not too far from home
April 9
The Columbus Dispatch
Mary's Garden, Roesch Library

College Choice Releases 2017 Ranking of the 35 Best Elementary Education Degrees
April 10
PR Newswire (More than 100 outlets picked up the story).
School of Education and Health Sciences

University Of Dayton Launches Nation's First Applied Creativity For Transformation Certificate
April 10
ASEE First Bell
School of Engineering and ArtStreet IACT

The Psychological Impact of Medical Diagnosis, Surgery, and Recovery 
April 10
Health Professional Radio
Scott Hall, counselor education

Dan esperanza a inmigrantes
April 11
Telemundo El Paso
Neomi DeAnda, religious studies

Immigration, the Rust Belt and the rise of Donald Trump
April 12
WPSU-FM (Penn State University's NPR affiliate).
Jamie Longazel, sociology

Sessions announces revamp of immigration law system. Will it help?
April 13
Christian Science Monitor
Miranda Hallett, sociology

Catholic immigrants didn’t make it on their own. They shouldn’t expect others to
April 18
Washington Post
Una Cadegan, history

Human Rights Expert Discusses Mexican Drug Crime
April 24
Al Jazeera English
Camilo Pérez-Bustillo, Human Rights Center

'Social engineering' scams a top cybersecurity threat for higher ed
April 24
Education Dive
Tom Skill, UDit

Dayton-area Media

Multiple outlets

Inauguration of Eric F. Spina
April 2-5
Dayton Daily News, Dayton Business Journal, WYSO, WHIO-TV, WHIO Radio, WDTN and ABC22/Fox45

Reaction to U.S. Attack on Syria
April 7
WDTN-TV and ABC 22/Fox 45
 Pérez-Bustillo, Human Rights Center

University of Dayton leads Ohio schools in job placement
April 12
Dayton Business JournalDayton Daily News, ABC 22/Fox 45, WDTN.com

UD, Premier Close on Fairgrounds
Dayton Business JournalDayton Daily News, ABC 22/Fox 45, WDTN-TV, WHIO-TV, Dayton CW, The Associated Press

UD, Fuyao Team Up to Help Students Study Abroad
April 19
Dayton Business JournalDayton Daily News, ABC 22/Fox 45, WDTN-TV, WHIO-TV

University of Dayton to launch two new graduate degrees this fall
April 24-25
Dayton Daily News, WHIO-TV, WHIO-Radio

Dayton Daily News

Gardens with a twist! Nature inspires exhibits at UD, Springfield
April 2
Sarah Cahalan, Marian Library

UD offers certificate in creativity
April 6

Missile strike on Syria draws praise, criticisms
April 7
Mark Ensalaco, Human Rights Center

Fuyao and UD unite for new course
April 19
Daniel J. Curran, president emeritus and executive-in residence for Asian affairs

Big week for John Kasich: CNN, book release, national tour
April 21
Christopher Devine, political science

UDRI helps NASA plan next Mars mission
April 26
Chad Barklay, UDRI


IRS debt collectors could cause confusion
April 18
Randy Sparks, marketing

Ohio Gov. John Kasich setting up next chapter
April 24
Christopher Devine, political science


Wright-Patterson Air Force Base: what could happen during a gov. shutdown
April 25
Richard Stock, Business Research Group


Dayton passengers react to viral video of man pulled from flight
April 11
Janet Bednarek, history

Woman says police officer hit her car, city won't pay for damage
April 11
Thaddeus Hoffmeister, School of Law

Communication expert discusses Sean Spicer comments
April 12
Joe Valenzano, communication

Crime online: UD professor breaks down Cleveland incident
April 19
Art Jipson, sociology and criminal justice studies


Commentary: EPA and Us
April 25
Bob Brecha, Hanley Sustainability Institute

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