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The University of Dayton welcomes Eric Spina — our 19th president.

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An Extraordinary Day

University of Dayton President Eric Spina offers words of encouragement and inspiration to the Class of 2020.

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New Times, New Methods

When a search firm called me last year about applying for the University of Dayton's presidency, I immediately clicked on the university's website to learn more. What I discovered amazed me: GE Aviation had recently built a $53 million R&D lab on campus, Midmark Corp moved its world headquarters here, and construction workers were putting the finishing touches on Emerson's new $35 million global Helix Innovation Center.

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A Place at the Table

I was struck by the lyrics of "A Place at the Table," the opening hymn at this morning's "Blessed Beginnings" prayer service in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception.

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President Spina's First Day

On his first day as president, Eric F. Spina emphasized his commitment to Catholic, Marianist traditions, engagement with the greater community, support for students and faculty, and research excellence.