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March in the News

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

Through February of fiscal year 2018, the total value of coverage is an estimated $2.48 million with an estimated reach of 8.12 million people. Media in markets other than Dayton have mentioned the University at least 652 times. Monthly and cumulative figures are based on the Cision media monitoring service data.

Regional, National and International

Elite Colleges Expand Efforts to Enroll and Support Low-Income Students
March 1
The Wall Street Journal
Eric F. Spina, president

New App Aids Nontraditional and Transfer Students
March 4
Diverse Issues in Higher Education

If You Carry a Gun, Are You Morally Obligated to Use It When Confronted with a Mass Shooting?
March 4
Deseret News
Mark Ryan, religious studies

Our Daily Work: Celebrate Black History Throughout Year
March 4
Diverse Issues in Higher Education
Eric F. Spina, president

For Some, Sitting Back in the Face of Violence Just Won’t Do
March 7
Catholic Philly via Catholic News Service
Vince Miller, religious studies

Ahead of First Four in Dayton, Group Uses Soap to Promote Human Trafficking Awareness
March 9
Fox 19, Cincinnati
Gabriella Cipriani, Human Rights Center
Adie Lewis, Abolition Ohio at the University of Dayton

Arizona Senate Considers Compact Prohibiting Stadium
March 9
The Heartland Institute
Marc Poitras, economics

Hyperloop Is Up Against a History Of Never-Built Cleveland Transit Projects
March 9
Janet Bednarek, history

Forum Gives Hispanic Teens a Voice
March 9
The Catholic Telegraph
Institute for Pastoral Initiatives

Midwest College Students Serve as RE-volv Solar Ambassadors
March 14
Solar Power World

Stricter Regulations on Massage Parlors Paramount to Tackle Sex Trafficking in Ohio, Experts Say
March 14
Tony Talbott, Human Rights Center and Aboltion Ohio at the University of Dayton

New Education Approach Touted
The Advertiser-Tribune
March 16
Brian LaDuca,  Institute of Applied Creativity for Transformation 

How Students Raised 60k for Front Row Foundation
Front Row
March 21
Peter Titlebaum, health and sport science

Dayton-area Media

For all local coverage in March, click here.

Multiple Outlets

New Common Application Makes It Easier to Apply, Transfer Transcripts
March 1
Dayton Daily News, WHIO-TV
Julia Thompson, enrollment management

Hundreds of Student Activists Gather at UD for National Impact Conference
March 2
Hunter Phillips Goodman, Fitz Center for Leadership in Community

University of Dayton to Install 4,026 Solar Arrays
March 15
Steve Kendig, facilities management

Northmont Senior Selected for McIntosh Award 
March 12
Dayton Daily News, Englewood Independent and WHIO-TV

UDRI Structural Integrity Expert Discusses Investigation into Florida Bridge Collapse
March 17 and 19
WHIO-TV and ABC 22/Fox 45
Dennis Buchanan, UDRI


Transportation Drives up Breakfast Food Prices
March 5
Michael Gorman, management information systems, operations management and decision sciences

Human Trafficking and the First Four
March 13
Tony Talbott, Human Rights Center and Abolition Ohio

Claire's Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy
March 19
Randy Sparks, marketing

Technology Questioned after Fatal Accident Involving Self-Driving Car
March 20
Raúl Ordóñez, electrical and computer engineering, Yaskawa Motoman Robotics Lab


Conflicting Reports Regarding North Korea Sow Skepticism
March 6
Tony Talbott, Human Rights Center

Human Trafficking a Concern with First Four in Town
March 12
Tony Talbott, Human Rights Center
Kristin Johnson, student
Logan Cobbs, student

ABC 22/Fox 45

An Effort Today to Stop Human Trafficking
March 10
Kristin Johnson, student

Someone You Should Know 
March 12
Bradley Petrella, student

Reinventing the Ride: Dayton Company Designing Bike Seat to Solve Soreness
March 19
Shane Page, alumnus

Dayton Business Journal

University of Dayton Business Challenge Down to Seven Finalists
March 7
Vincent Lewis, L. William Crotty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Dayton Daily News

Class Project Turns into 'Handy Hat' Business for UD Student
March 8
Danielle Ruffolo, student
Vincent Lewis, L. William Crotty Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Fairborn PD: School Won’t Release Witness Statements after Threat
March 13
Charlie Russo, School of Education and Health Sciences and School of Law

OPINION: Helping Make Sure Every Income Level Has a Shot at Higher Ed
March 14
Eric F. Spina, President

Where Do Candidates for Ohio Governor Stand on Key Gun Issues?
March 17
Christopher Devine, political science


Dayton Scientists Speed Time In Pursuit Of Elusive Goal: Human Comfort
March 12
Kevin Hallinan, School of Engineering

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