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Engineering October 19, 2021
Building More Than Buildings
In every part of the world, there is a need for engineers. But for some University of Dayton engineering graduates, what they thought they’d use their degrees to build changed thanks to the ETHOS Center.
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Faculty and Staff October 13, 2021
Advancing UD for 25 Years

Cheryl Sims has worked at the University of Dayton for 25 years, and for the past 22 years she has worked doing research for University Advancement. During this time, she’s received innumerable research requests, but one stands out more than the others.

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Business October 13, 2021
Business Is Good
Accounting may not be the first career that comes to mind when you’re thinking about an academic study area known for working toward the greater good, but that altruism is an indelible part of a UD education that encourages the development of the whole person.
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Giving September 16, 2021
Passing on the Passion: Flyer Champion Program Takes Flight in 2021

For alumni like Wendy Macaluso ’95, their memories of the University of Dayton are sweet and always worth sharing.

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Giving September 16, 2021
Flyer to Flyer

Making connections and making a difference for current and future Flyers, Peer-to-Peer Ambassadors excel at both.

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Giving September 16, 2021
Parent Leaders
When an incoming student becomes a Flyer, their parents also join the UD family — which is especially true for members of the Parent Leadership Council.
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September 16, 2021
The Spark that Unites
On April 14, 2021, the UD community joined together during One Day, One Dayton for a record-setting day of giving back to the University that has given so much to so many. Part of this success was inspired by the late Brother Don Geiger, S.M. ’55, a man whose legacy was made even more enduring by the gift of Fred ’76 and Lisa Tenover, who established the Brother Don Geiger, S.M., Memorial Fund for Graduate Students in Biology.
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September 16, 2021
Participating in Community
There is nothing like the connections you make at UD.
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Giving September 16, 2021
The Road to the Right Career
Jake Hostetler ’22 started at Staples in 2009 and worked his way into the district manager training program. But success came with a price. “I was traveling and working 60 to 70 hours a week … every weekend, every holiday,” he said.
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September 16, 2021
Paving the Way for the Next Generation

Physics major Margaret Brown ’23 often faces obstacles as she pursues a career historically dominated by men.

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