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Fitz Center For Leadership in Community

Executive Director Position

Announcing the search for the next Executive Director of the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community. Please select the Position Details link in the navigation box to learn more and apply.

Be a part of our engaging community outreach organization.

We are hiring for a graduate assistant position to start Fall 2021. Application deadline is rolling.

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Educating Leaders. Building Community.

As a Marianist and Catholic university, we are called to more than service. We are called to learning. We are called to leadership. We are called to justice. We are called to build community. The University of Dayton Fitz Center for Leadership in Community cultivates servant leaders and just communities through reciprocal partnerships, engaged learning and scholarship, and community building.

Educating Leaders. Building Community.

As a Marianist and Catholic university, we are called to more than service. We are called to learning. We are called to leadership. We are called to justice. We are called to build community. The University of Dayton Fitz Center for Leadership in Community cultivates servant leaders and just communities through reciprocal partnerships, engaged learning and scholarship, and community building.

Community Leader

Aimed at capturing student voices in Dayton with our partners, the Community Leader hopes to showcase student involvement, community collaboration and voices from the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community. Please subscribe for monthly updates on how we're prioritizing our community partners through our student programs.

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Getting and staying engaged for racial justice

During this trying time in Dayton and all of our respective communities, in the nation, and around the world, the Fitz Center is looking for ways to engage deeply and advocate for proactive leadership and positive change.

Learn how to stay engaged
Making News
Service 05.06.21
University of Dayton River Stewards paint wayfinding storm drain murals connecting campus to the riverfront

The University of Dayton River Stewards 2021 are adding color to city of Dayton storm drains by designing and painting murals that connect the University of Dayton campus to the Great Miami River.

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Campus and Community 10.01.20
University of Dayton student initiative helping to register and engage students for big election

A University of Dayton student-led initiative is working to register students and get out the vote for Election Day, Nov. 3.

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Campus and Community 07.07.20
University of Dayton receives $164K ServeOhio grant to launch out-of-school education program for area children

The University of Dayton will launch a new program this fall to support out-of-school education efforts for Dayton’s children with a $163,568 AmeriCorps renewable grant from ServeOhio, Ohio’s governor-appointed commission on service and volunteerism.

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On the River

The University of Dayton Rivers Institute and River Stewards, programs of the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, were invited to participate in the first-ever camp out on the Great Miami River. Our hosts from the City of Troy, Troy Foundation, Miami County Parks, and SmithFly created an experience like no other and hope to replicate for other groups in the future, as a way to connect people to the river and activate their beautiful riverfront Treasure Island Park.

Watch the above video to learn more.

CONTACT

Fitz Center for Leadership in Community


1401 S. Main Street
Dayton, Ohio 45409
937-229-5400
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5,800+

hours of high-impact service by Semester of Service interns in 2020-21