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2014-04-09 16:24:28

University of Dayton Hosts Bi-Annual Writers' Workshop DAYTON, Ohio, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For Erma Bombeck fans, Parade.com is carrying a wealth of interviews about the legendary humorist, whose writing captured the foibles of suburban family life. In an exclusive interview and podcast entertainment analyst Dr. Nancy Berk chats with the Bombeck family about their memories. The children recall leading a normal life -- and were even a bit oblivious to their...

2014-02-07 16:23:22

DAYTON, Ohio, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- University of Dayton's RISE 14 forum, the largest student investment conference in the world, will welcome CNBC, First in Business Worldwide, as the official media broadcast partner for the March 27-29 event. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110103/DC23496LOGO) "Each year, RISE speakers represent the best and brightest from Wall Street, corporate America and government," said University Provost Joseph Saliba. "Our...

2013-11-20 12:25:10

Latest Research Report From the University of Dayton and TriComB2B Also Indicates Initial Purchase Price Becoming Less Important DAYTON, Ohio, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The latest research from TriComB2B, a BtoB Magazine Top 150 agency, and the University of Dayton found that business-to-business (B2B) decision makers in the considered purchase process are twice as likely now, versus two years ago, to use the social media site LinkedIn when gathering information before making a...

2013-08-26 08:24:31

University of Dayton takes bike sharing to next level to promote sustainability and stewardship among student body DAYTON, Ohio, Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From coast to coast "bike sharing" is the buzzword of the summer, and now the University of Dayton is one of the first higher education institutions to give that term a whole new meaning by giving 100 bicycles to incoming first-year students who signed a pledge not to bring a car to campus the first two years....

2013-07-26 12:23:58

Dayton Adding Women's Lacrosse In 2016 DAYTON, Ohio, July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Dayton is embarking on four major initiatives that will continue to elevate its nationally prominent athletics program. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110103/DC23496LOGO) The Flyers will add women's lacrosse as an intercollegiate sport, and the University will seek private support to make major renovations to three facilities, part of a multi-phase...

2012-08-20 15:16:22

Many refugees to the U.S. travel thousands of miles to a safe harbor, but once here find that adjusting to linguistic and cultural differences is an equally daunting task, according to new research to be presented by two University of Dayton sociologists at the 107th Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. "In one or two weeks, some refugees find themselves going from a place like a Burundian refugee camp to a Midwestern city like Dayton," said sociology professor Theo...

2012-04-20 06:21:43

DAYTON, Ohio, April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- David Kudla, CEO and chief investment strategist of Mainstay Capital Management LLC, has been named executive director of the University of Dayton's annual R.I.S.E. Forum, the world's most prestigious student investment conference. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110103/DC23496LOGO) Kudla helped organize and market this year's spring forum, which attracted nearly 1,600 students and professionals. It is presented in...

2012-04-13 10:21:45

DAYTON, Ohio, April 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The University of Dayton announced today a gift valued at $1.8 million to the School of Business Administration to enhance student learning in the fast-growing field of alternative investments. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110103/DC23496LOGO) Colorado-based CQG Inc. has donated CQG Integrated Client trading software and licenses for five years valued at $30,000 per month to the University's Hanley Trading Center. The...

2012-03-06 08:06:00

DAYTON, Ohio, March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --When people think of Dayton, Ohio, they might mention the Wright brothers, those innovative bicycle repairmen who invented flight in the nation's heartland. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110103/DC23496LOGO) Some remember the Dayton Peace Accords that ended the civil war in Bosnia and Herzegovina were brokered at nearby Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. Others proudly point to the passion of the city's sports fans....

2012-02-02 14:42:00

DAYTON, Ohio, Feb. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Best-selling author Ben Mezrich, whose book about the founding of Facebook became the movie The Social Network, will keynote the University of Dayton's R.I.S.E. XII student investment forum March 29.http://udayton.edu/news/articles/2012/02/ben_mezrich_to_keynote_rise_forum.php (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110103/DC23496LOGO) Mezrich, who once described himself as "the go-to guy for brilliant people who do crazy things,"...