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Engineering April 24, 2024
Flyer Pitch prizes go to better disease detection, Black health, fatherless girls

The University of Dayton’s Flyer Pitch awarded top prizes from among 100 applicants to a new rapid test to detect disease among farm animals and crops; a social enterprise to promote better health for Black Americans; and a nonprofit dedicated to helping fatherless teen girls. 

Giving March 15, 2024
New Equipment Arrives in the Physical Therapy Department

The Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Dayton received new high-low exam tables and new equipment, thanks to a generous donation from Dave '71 and Norma '71 McCarthy.

Giving March 04, 2024
Learning Through Service
Jenna Abdelhamed and Ramya Wilson spent the week before Christmas break in Panama through UD's medical and dental chapters of Global Brigades, tending to those in dire need of medical care. This life-changing experience was enabled by the Multi-Ethnic Education and Engagement Center, supported in part by gifts made during last spring’s One Day, One Dayton, UD’s annual day of giving.
President March 04, 2024
The Joy of Serving

Camryn Yacks’ teammates shouted out encouragement after she air-balled her first shot playing wheelchair basketball. As athletes with disabilities, they know it’s not easy the first time you wheel out on the court, even if you were a college athlete like Camryn.

Giving February 19, 2024
Tailored Talks and Tours
Dean's ambassadors in the School of Education and Health Sciences help paint the whole picture of what the UD experience is like to prospective students, alumni, stakeholders and community members.
Research February 19, 2024
UD Physical Therapy wins multiple awards at annual conference

Fifteen physical therapy students joined UD faculty members to present research at the annual scientific conference for physical therapists. Four of the 12 presentations won top awards.

Experiential Learning December 14, 2023
World AIDS Day

Junior Kassidy McGlone used her practicum experience to bring education and awareness about HIV/AIDS to UD. She reached 1,099 students over the course of one week of events.

Health November 27, 2023
Brain Health Collective Announces New Name and 2024 Symposium Date
The Brain Health Collective, formerly the Brain Health Collaboratory, has a new name. The name change reflects the mission to produce community partnerships and interdisciplinary research that contribute to the greater good in the Miami Valley.
Giving November 09, 2023
A healing hand

An interview for UD’s Flyer Promise Scholars set Chase Hoffman '22 up for success in medical field.

Career Development September 07, 2023
Pre-Health Resource Center guides students from all majors to health profession careers
UD students interested in attending a health professional school after graduation can get help the Pre-Health Resource Center.