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The Inaugural Address of Eric F. Spina, 19th president of the University of Dayton, April 4, 2017. Read Dr. Spina's Address >

Dayton Corps

The University of Dayton partnered with the City of Dayton and Dayton Metro Libraries on a $385,000 initiative to improve the quality of life in local neighborhoods. Read story >

Cruising Chinese Waterways

Students in the River Stewards program study waterways through an international lens with the course Socio-Economic Change in China: A Case Study of Suzhou and its Waters, taught by President Emeritus Dan Curran. Read story >

What the River Knows

National Geographic highlighted the City of Dayton, the Great Miami River, Five Rivers Fountain of Lights and the River Stewards in their blog Water Current on Nov. 1, 2016. Read story >

Fitz Center Propels Ohio

The executive director of Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! program was the keynote speaker Friday, Oct. 14, at a statewide conference at the University of Dayton aimed at connecting college students to public service careers in Ohio. Read story >

Levitt Pavilion

Members of the Fitz Center's Dayton Civic Scholars show their support for the City of Dayton's recent approval of the proposal to create a free music venue in Downtown Dayton. Read story >

First Place Business Plan

Jessica Kerr, an intern for the Fitz Center's Community Engaged Learning program, won first place and $25,000 for her idea for Aer, an at-home lung function monitor in the University of Dayton's 10th annual Business Plan Competition. Jessica was a May 2016 graduate in marketing and entrepreneurship from the School of Business Administration. Read story >

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