Wild Wednesday: Batman and Comic-Con

The Wired Flyer

07.23.2014

With DC Comics declaring July 23rd “Batman Day” and the kickoff of the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con, this is an exciting week to be a comic bo... More

A Capital Internship

Honors: DC Flyers

07.23.2014 | Students

I should begin this post with huge thank you to my roommate Riley (She wrote the BSTI post. Check it out.). Had it not been for her her utter disgust... More

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Summer at Wright Patterson Air Force Base

Honors: Chaminade Scholars

07.23.2014 | Students, Engineering, Science, Research

While I could be spending the summer lounging by the pool with a good book or soaking up the sun at the beach, my summer has been even better! I’ve been working! But seriously, my job is so fun and exciting that it’s better than the beach!

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The Beginning: Chaminade Cohort '17 Mini Course

Honors: Chaminade Scholars

07.23.2014 | Campus and Community, Catholic

My phone buzzed. Not the one buzz text alert, the repeated buzz that meant a call. I picked up to hear Mary Beth on the other end asking if I was coming. Shoot! I’d completely spaced! It was our first meeting for our Chaminade Scholars Cohort! I told her I was on my way, grabbed a jacket and my boots, and forged ahead into the winter that had long settled on Dayton’s campus, a half-hour late to our meeting. More

Mac Monday: Apple Retail Store

The Wired Flyer

07.21.2014

While many were excited for the grand opening of the new Apple Retail Store at The Greene on July 19th, others are disappointed that this new store me... More

DC Flyers: Dream Job

Honors: DC Flyers

07.18.2014 | Education, International, Culture and Society, Current Events, Students

Having my dream job as an intern is a possibility I never expected to be possible. Ever since I found out about the D.C. Flyers program I could not ta... More

Dayton Life: National Air Force Museum

The Wired Flyer

07.17.2014

Feeling Patriotic ever since the 4th? One of the best places to visit around the Dayton area is the National Air Force Museum located in Dayton, Ohio... More

Media Monday: VLC Media Player

The Wired Flyer

07.14.2014

Welcome to the first of our monthly Media Monday series on The Wired Flyer blog. Once a month we will post something about viewing or usage of media. ... More

Fun Friday: iPhone 6

The Wired Flyer

07.11.2014

Everyone is eagerly anticipating the release of the iPhone 6, and rumors are swirling. One thing that increasingly seems to be true is the seemingly i... More

Quick Tip Tuesday: Google Tips and Tricks

The Wired Flyer

07.08.2014

Have you ever wanted to find only PDF articles while searching on Google?  Google’s search engine is teeming with tricks and shortcuts to e... More

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Summer in the UHP

Honors: Chaminade Scholars

07.08.2014 | Campus and Community

So what does a Chaminade Scholar do in the summer? Well, the answers are as diverse as we are! Some of the Chamis in my class are interning in DC, run... More

Tech Thursday: Crowd Source Your Highway Travel

The Wired Flyer

07.03.2014

The Waze App for your Android device and iPhone is a good way to crowdsource your way to highway bliss.  Passengers (remember not to text and dri... More

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5 Business Book Recommendations for Your Summer Reading

5 Business Book Recommendations for Your Summer Reading

07.03.2014

by Mendy Fedotowsky

It's always great to go away for vacation to relax and rejuvenate.  If you are looking for some interesting books to take along, we've put together a list of five books to get you started.  Some are classics, updated classics and fresh new reads.  All the books we've selected are not only informative and useful for business, but recreationally enjoyable.

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Service Desk Spotlight: Nick Sykora

The Wired Flyer

06.30.2014

Name: Nick Sykora Major: Computer Science Year: Junior Hobbies: Snowboarding, video games, shenanigans How long have you been at UDit? 3 months What... More

UD: Did you know? - Computer Science Grant

The Wired Flyer

06.27.2014

The University of Dayton has won a $300,000 grant from the Association of American Colleges and Universities’ TIDES initiative – Teaching ... More

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What one hungry employee did to change his workplace and his future.

Center for Competitive Change

06.26.2014

Instead of asking for a raise, Matthew Geis of Millat Industries decided to increase his value to the organization by investing his own money in skill expansion. Using his engineering skills, he broke down the process, did the research and created a plan.  Millat is committed to continuous improvement and empowerment of associates.  Because they were already doing Lean Six Sigma, he decided that with the right skills, he could add value and generate savings for the company.  The end result, of course, would hopefully be a salary bump. More

Mac Monday: Move Finder items without dragging

The Wired Flyer

06.23.2014

Sure, you can copy and paste files and folders in the Finder with the Edit menu’s basic Copy and Paste commands (Command-C and Command-V, respec... More

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7 Ways to Screw up a Lean Six Sigma Initiative

C4CC Blog

06.23.2014

For the past 20 years, our consultants have helped hundreds of companies implement a Lean Six Sigma Initiative.  I recently spoke with Mike Fedotowsky, our lead consultant and asked him what some of the biggest barriers were to success. He was able to readily create the following list.  Additionally, he provided solutions he has used to overcome these problems...read more.

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Numbering the Saints

University of Dayton Libraries

06.23.2014

When a person becomes a saint, we in the backroom of the library move into action. Books about Catholics in general are cataloged under the Library of... More

Dayton Life: 4th of July in Dayton

The Wired Flyer

06.19.2014

Some of the most anticipated events of summer are our area’s phenomenal Fourth of July celebration events. From festivals and live music to fir... More