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Service April 24, 2024
Flyer Promise Alum Guides the Next Generation of Students
Cameron Nowlin ’22 found his vocation because of the Flyer Promise Scholars program and gives back to UD because of what the University did for him.
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. 

President April 24, 2024
Inspiring Pint-Sized Scientists
Holding up a clear plastic umbrella in a Bombeck Family Learning Center classroom, Ian Adams ‘17 asked a class of aspiring teachers, “How cool is it to watch the water droplets run off this?”
Research April 23, 2024
Rising to the Occasion
Vanessa Winn's profession of teaching course requires the students to present at the annual Stander Symposium, and her first-year students nail it every year.
Libraries April 23, 2024
Blue Army: Joining the Ranks of Our Lady

A 1950s leaflet inviting membership in a crusade against communism carries the image of a notable apparition and gives evidence of American Catholic anticommunist sentiments in that era.

Sustainability April 23, 2024
HSI Green Office Program off to a sustainable start with pilot phase
Five UD offices participated in the Green Office Program, filling out self-assessments participating in dialogue.
Faculty April 23, 2024
UD American studies scholar named American Catholic Historical Association president

University of Dayton scholar Anthony Smith is bringing his expertise into the spotlight as president of the ACHA.

Career Development April 22, 2024
UD's Urban Leadership Academy Preparing Future Leaders in Dayton Public Schools
A new partnership between the University of Dayton and Dayton Public Schools allows DPS educators to earn a master's degree or principal licensure in the context of the unique needs of urban school leaders.
Teacher Education April 22, 2024
Prepared to Teach

Spring semester means many teacher education students are out in the field, completing their student teaching experience. Thanks to the robust field experience that is incorporated into prior classes, our seniors went in prepared.

Research April 22, 2024
UD historian preserves Iraqi minority cultural heritage under $1M USAID grant

A University of Dayton historian is working to preserve the cultural heritage of minority communities in Iraq.