Humanities Commons

First-Year Arts Immersion

The First-Year Arts Immersion experience is designed to help first-year students connect their course material to an overarching annual theme that is selected to encourage integrated learning.

Learn more about the 2018-19 immersion event >

Past Immersions

Past FYI experiences have included Dayton Performing Arts Alliance performances of Igor Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, Jake Heggie's Dead Man Walking, Septime Webre's Romeo and Juliet, and Michael Gandolfi's The Garden of Cosmic Speculation. In keeping with the overarching theme of "Hospitality," first year students experienced the Dayton Opera's premiere presentation of Gian-Carlo Menotti's The Consul in October 2017. Read the news story below to learn more about this immersion experience.

College of Arts and Sciences

O'Reilly Hall
300 College Park
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0800