Fine and performing arts


Arts at the University of Dayton

September 04, 2018

The Department of Art and Design presents Place Value, an exhibition of works by University of Dayton part time faculty in the Radial Gallery, Sept. 6-20. Enjoy this and other inspiring arts experiences during the fall 2018 semester.


Liberal Arts ‘STARS’

August 31, 2018

The University of Dayton performed $149 million in sponsored research in fiscal year 2018. While much of that work was done at the University of Dayton Research Institute, faculty research isn't just limited to science and engineering laboratories.


Dayton Funk Symposium

August 28, 2018

Dayton has given the world the cash register, electric car starter and pop-top can, among other innovations. The city also helped fuel the 1970s funk music boom, with nearly a dozen Dayton bands on major record labels during the latter half of that decade, including the Ohio Players, Lakeside and Heatwave.


College Faculty in the News: August 24, 2018

August 24, 2018

Research on self-esteem, narcissism and bragging conducted by Department of Psychology faculty Erin O’Mara and Benjamin Kunz suggests that social media hasn’t eroded our cultural preference for humility and modesty.


Building Cultural Curiosity

August 23, 2018

A new season of professional arts performances begins Sep. 20 at the University of Dayton. ArtsLIVE, the University’s premiere professional performance series, showcases a wide range of disciplines and cultural traditions. The program has served both community and campus audiences since 1961.


Global Art Education

August 21, 2018

University of Dayton senior Mary Guida blazed a potential new path for art education majors this summer, teaching art classes at a Marianist school in Santiago, Chile, to pilot a proposed global experiential learning program.


Advice to the Class of 2022

August 20, 2018

This year, the University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences welcomes more than 1,025 first-year students, representing nearly half of the University’s more than 2,200 new students from 39 states and 18 countries.


College Faculty in the News: August 10, 2018

August 10, 2018

Professor Messay Kedebe, Department of Philosophy, recently wrote an article in Ethiopian News & Views, discussing current Ethiopian political transitions and their impact that nation's democratic order.


As a Farewell to Benjamin Miller – Two of His Most Significant Woodcuts

August 01, 2018

The exhibit in the Marian Library's gallery may have recently ended, but Father Johann Roten, S.M. has more to say about Miller and his woodcuts.


College Faculty in the News: July 25, 2018

July 25, 2018

Professor Julius Amin, Department of History and Alumni Chair in Humanities, discussed his recent travels in Cameroon, where he listened to ordinary voices about the ongoing Anglophone crisis. Follow this story and other recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.

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