National and local media highlighted the School of Engineering's successes in increasing women in engineering and working toward eliminating book deserts, while the Human Rights Center's efforts to education Ohio's youth about human trafficking drew regional media attention.
The American Society of Engineering Education featured news of both School of Engineering initiatives in its daily First Bell e-newsletter.
In addition to The Columbus Dispatch featuring the Human Rights Center's anti-human trafficking efforts, the paper also included comments from law professor Jeannette Cox in its story about political speech at work.
Other media attention focused on the University hiring a new Women's Center director and expertise on flooding and racial extremism in the Miami Valley.
University of Dayton, "UD in the News Aug. 26-31" (2017). News Releases. 10930.