V. Denise James - director of the women and gender studies program, and associate professor of philosophy - was a featured speaker Tuesday, Aug. 23, at convocation, which formally begins the academic year. James spoke about her own decision to change majors as an undergraduate, and encouraged first-year students to accept the risk and uncertainty that comes along with an education.
University of Dayton senior Christine Driscoll wants to empower young girls in Malawi, Africa, to pursue their education, so she took a firsthand approach to learning why so many of them choose to drop out of school.
Doug Daniels, a biochemist who led a team of creative scientists seeking new ways to fight fatal diseases, will be the first executive director of the University of Dayton SupraMolecular Applied Research and Technology Center.
The Pride of Dayton Marching Band consists of students from the University of Dayton, Wright State University and Sinclair Community College. These members generate Flyer spirit in performances on the local, regional, and national levels.