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Service May 16, 2024
Seizing Golden Opportunities
The Class of ’74 attended UD during tumultuous times. The Vietnam War, Watergate and the Arab Oil Embargo were just a few of the national headlines during their time as Flyer undergraduates.
Service May 08, 2024
Cierra Stewart ’20
The drive to create change led Cierra Stewart ’20 away from Dayton and straight to Washington, D.C.
Giving May 08, 2024
A Touch of Home

Alina Munoz ’01 and her family met Myron Achbach ’58 when he made a recruitment visit to her high school in San Juan, Puerto Rico. His kindness and sincere presentation convinced them to choose UD, and that was just the beginning.

Experiential Learning May 03, 2024
Four Years, 600 Hours, One Teacher
UD’s teacher education program offers 600 hours of classroom experience, double the licensure requirements in Ohio, giving students distinct advantages as they move from student teaching to earning their place at the front of their own classroom.
Experiential Learning May 03, 2024
To Research and Beyond
Undergraduate student research experiences at UD can include conducting research over the summer and completing an honors thesis. Katie Hoener did both, which led to something bigger — authoring a textbook chapter with her mentor, Li-Yin Liu.
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.
Experiential Learning April 18, 2024
Steered to Success
Nicholas Schmidt ’08 merged his passions in marketing and sports and co-founded AutoGrowl, an automotive marketing agency in 2016. As he navigates the road to success, he’s keeping a lane open for current Flyers in UD’s sport management program.
Giving April 15, 2024
A Flyers and Bearcat Connection
Despite the rivalry between the Flyers and Bearcats, University of Dayton alumnus Joe Luckey ’91 found his professional calling within University of Cincinnati athletics.
Service April 15, 2024
Katie Norman-Miwa ’16

Inspired by her sociology classes at UD, Katie Norman-Miwa ’16 has made community-based work the true North of her career.

Experiential Learning April 12, 2024
Organic Growth
Jeremy Erb’s passion for organic chemistry synthesized in university and professional labs. Now an associate professor at UD, Erb is determined to foster curiosity and community among his students through hands-on lab experience.