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Service April 05, 2022
Listen. Learn. Lead.

Sharon Howard ’78, director of site communications for Premier Health, will be the next president of the University of Dayton Alumni Association.

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Human Rights April 01, 2022
Beyond Peril and Potential: Insights from SPHR 2021 (Part 1)
SPHR 2021 convened on 2-4 December 2021 to address the perils and potential the pandemic has created for human rights advocacy. This series presents the key messages, methods and insights emerging from this first SPHR in a hybrid format.
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President March 29, 2022
Catalyst for Social Justice
In an op-ed, University of Dayton President Eric F. Spina describes Brother Raymond L. Fitz, S.M., as a "consummate servant-leader" who "sees the face of God in everyone he meets." UD will honor Fitz with an honorary degree this spring.
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President March 29, 2022
'The Experience Changed My Life'
As the University of Dayton prepares to launch One Day, One Dayton, Shaq Tensley '15 borrows my blogging pen to describe why he's volunteering to help his alma mater attract an ambitious 4,000 gifts over 24 hours.
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President March 28, 2022
God's Song of Creation
University of Dayton students took part in "a crash course on paying attention to life's intricacies and little wonders" when they traded their spring break for an unforgettable experience working with the Marianists in Ecuador.
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Human Rights March 25, 2022
Montgomery County Jail Coalition fights to redirect local justice away from incarceration
The Montgomery County Jail Coalition seeks to reduce the number of people in the Montgomery County Jail by educating and advocating. The goal is to change the current system by implementing alternatives to incarceration that promote healing and restoration. HRC intern Donya Mills reflects on her experience of working with the Coalition.
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President March 14, 2022
'I Lead by Choosing Love'
In the spring issue of the University of Dayton Magazine, President Eric F. Spina writes about his admiration for the work of young alumni, including the 10 Under 10 honorees.
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President March 02, 2022
Guiding Lights
University of Dayton President Eric F. Spina calls the 2022 Women of UD "unsung heroes" and "leaders who model the Marianist charism and advance the University's aspirational values."
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President February 25, 2022
Courageous Leaders
The University of Dayton honors two extraordinary members of the UD family — Mark Masthay and Crystal Sullivan — for their significant contributions to the Catholic and Marianist character of the campus.
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Faculty and Staff February 22, 2022
University of Dayton associate professor awarded Marc Sanders Foundation media fellowship for op-ed writing

The Marc Sanders Foundation named University of Dayton associate professor of philosophy Aili Bresnahan an inaugural Philosophy in the Media Fellow for op-ed writing. Bresnahan, who specializes in aesthetics and the philosophy of dance, was one of 30 philosophers selected by a committee of academic philosophers and media industry professionals from a pool of 264 applicants.

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