Experiential Learning


Training Leaders and Critical Thinkers

June 22, 2017

A transformative place, the School of Engineering’s Innovation Center is where innovation and entrepreneurship intersect and where design projects come to life for the community.


Faculty Profile: P Kelly Williams

June 21, 2017

For 12 years now, biology professor P Kelly Williams has been traveling to Ecuador with UD students as part of the University's BreakOut trips, domestic or international cultural immersions where participants help the community through service.


Tu Luz Trasciende (Your Light Transcends)

June 06, 2017

I was moved by her raw emotions as she shared her story and own experiences during the dictatorship, which lasted from 1973 to 1990. When we left the location of the mural, she gave us all hugs and said how she was so grateful we wanted to hear her story. She also said that giving her hugs gave her a sense of solace and hope for her father. The respect and compassion she showed us, without knowing us for very long, reminded me that caring for the people around me is one of the most important things in life. Your light transcends ( Tu Luz Trasciende).


The Word is Alive Today

May 30, 2017

Seemingly out of the blue, my newfound friend turned to me and said, "Well, don't you see it? The Word is alive today."


More Than a Camp Counselor

May 22, 2017

UD student, Kelly Delisio, had an eye-opening experience while volunteering on a summer service project.


New classroom approach brings passion to the forefront of learning

May 19, 2017

Some people love sailing, others golf or running. First year faculty member, Dr. Sidaard “Sid” Gunasekaran, has a passion for aerodynamics and the equations that are used to improve performance in not only flight, but all of these activities.


Preparing for Summer Educational Exchange @ Dayton (SEED)

May 04, 2017

The Summer Educational Exchange @ Dayton (SEED) prepares to welcome their largest group yet.


The Writers’ Room

May 02, 2017

The University of Dayton department of English is giving undergraduate students the opportunity to produce an audio drama podcast series with its innovative course offering, "The Writers’ Room."


Student Profile: Emily Kegel

May 01, 2017

University of Dayton senior Emily Kegel took an immersion trip to Cameroon during her first year that changed her life. The premedical major from Louisville, Kentucky, was described by history professor Julius Amin as "one of the leading proponents for diversity and inclusion on campus." She soon will embark on a two-year journey to Botswana to serve in the Peace Corps.


Cruising Chinese Waterways

April 28, 2017

The University of Dayton and Fuyao Glass America have teamed up on a new course that utilizes sociology, political science and economics to study the effect of China's growth on its waterways, and includes a three-week tour to examine key waterways first-hand.

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