Campus and Community


Advice to the Class of 2022

August 20, 2018

This year, the University of Dayton College of Arts and Sciences welcomes more than 1,025 first-year students, representing nearly half of the University’s more than 2,200 new students from 39 states and 18 countries.


The Marian Library’s 75th Anniversary Celebration Continues

August 16, 2018

The Marian Library opened its 75th anniversary exhibit, #MarianLibrary75.


Time Capsule Reveal!

August 13, 2018

The sea of windows that ran along room 505 in Kettering Labs offered a welcoming light to the guests who came to discover just what was inside that copper chest.


SEHS social digest: Aug. 6, 2018

August 06, 2018

We're staying busy as our #FlyerSummer wraps up and we begin preparations for the new school year! Our students are studying abroad in Costa Rica, a Physical Therapy alum opened her own business and our faculty are being interviewed by local TV media. Follow this news and other recent updates being posted to the SEHS social media channels.


Fresh Look, Same Soul

August 01, 2018

Zig zagging around beams and steering well clear of the spraying sparks of a welder’s torch, I recently embarked on a behind-the-scenes tour of the remarkable transformation of the University of Dayton Arena.


I, Luis Guerra, Am a Marianist Educator

July 31, 2018

Read about Lalanne alumnus, Luis Guerra, based on an article from the Summer 2018 ALIVE online magazine.


In Memoriam: Don Vermillion

July 30, 2018

Don Vermillion, executive in residence in the University of Dayton Department of Political Science and former director of public projects for the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, died Friday, July 27. He was 68.


A Difference Maker

July 30, 2018

A small statue of Our Lady of Wisdom sculpted by sisters in Southern France graces my desk, a quiet reminder to pray for wisdom as I serve the University of Dayton. It’s a recent gift from Father Martin Solma, S.M. ’71. I will treasure it always — as I treasure him.


In Memoriam: Norman George, Retired Law School Dean

July 26, 2018

Norman George was one of the key figures in the law school's reopening in 1974.


Hello, Mary, My Very Best Friend

July 24, 2018

"Ave Maria, amica optima!" Father Norbert Burns, S.M., utters those simple Latin words — loosely translated as "Hello, Mary, my very best friend," when he stands behind the altar and presides over Mass in a makeshift, second-floor chapel in his home on Sawmill Road that he shares with four other Marianists.

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