Fine and Performing Arts


College Faculty in the News: April 11, 2018

April 11, 2018

Assistant Professor Chelse Prather, Department of Biology, is making national news with her research on the impact of bugs the size of tiny twigs on the rainforest.


A Creative Way To Pray

April 11, 2018

Art Prayer is a way to use my love for art to grow in my relationship with God.


Staging ‘Spectacle’

April 10, 2018

When Blessed Fr. William Joseph Chaminade called on Marianists to be a "spectacle of saints," he probably never envisioned his words becoming the chorus of a rousing musical number, complete with costumes, sets and choreography.


College Faculty in the News: March 26, 2018

March 26, 2018

Interim Director Anthony Talbott, students and other representatives of the Human Rights Center recently engaged in several media conversations about the increase in human trafficking when large, national events such as the NCAA First Four games come to our community.


Anat Cohen Tentet

March 20, 2018

Anat Cohen is, as The New York Times has said, "the real deal." She is regularly named "Clarinetist of the Year" by jazz publications like DownBeat and the Jazz Times. But calling her a "jazz musician" doesn't begin to reflect the expansive character of her music - reflected by the fact that her two Grammy nominations this year were for Best Latin Jazz Album and Best World Music Album.


Celebration of the Arts

March 16, 2018

Engineers make music. Mathematicians show their brushwork. And dancers take the stage. Nearly 250 University of Dayton students from almost every field of study will participate in the 16th annual Celebration of the Arts, an evening designed to bring the campus and greater Dayton community together through exhibits and performances.


College Faculty in the News: March 9, 2018

March 09, 2018

Hunter Phillips Goodman, executive director of the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, and a group of engaged students discuss Campus Ministry's Impact Conference and the important role student activism plays within the local community.


Matter and Spirit

March 05, 2018

University of Dayton educator and artist Suki Kwon will collaborate with North American and Chinese artists this summer on an international art project to explore how Christianity interacts with visual arts in China today.


Chamber Music Unites Diverse Worlds

March 01, 2018

Recent research suggests music really is a universal language. The members of the St. Petersburg Piano Quartet - who will perform 4 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 11, at the University of Dayton's Sears Recital Hall - probably would agree. Each comes from a very different background and culture, but together they play music that speaks to them all.


Nativity Loan Recap

February 27, 2018

Can you guess how many Nativity sets the Marian Library lent to various parishes and institutions this past season?

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