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Dave Larsen

Communication Coordinator


College of Arts and Sciences: Office of the Dean


Email: Dave Larsen
Phone: 937-229-2086
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Website: Visit Site


Dave Larsen joined the College of Arts and Sciences Dean’s Office staff in 2016, after more than 25 years as an award-winning journalist at the Dayton Daily News and Hartford Courant.

As communication coordinator, Dave produces stories and videos to promote the value of College of Arts and Sciences degrees and celebrate faculty and student success. He also manages a team of graduate and undergraduate student workers who produce content for the College of Arts and Sciences Newsroom blog and related social media channels.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Boston University, where he graduated magna cum laude. He is married to Beth, Trauma Program manager at Miami Valley Hospital South in Centerville. Two of his three stepdaughters are UD alumni: Rebecca is a 2012 graduate of the School of Engineering; Sarah is a 2017 graduate of the School of Education and Health Sciences.