Fine and Performing Arts


In Thanksgiving for Our Volunteers, Past and Present

November 01, 2018

For several decades, the Marian Library has received the gifts of time and love shared by our devoted volunteers.


Setting the Stage for Experiential Learning

November 01, 2018

Matthew Evans has seen how the performing arts translate around the globe through his international work with the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company, a culturally diverse troupe rooted in the African-American experience.


The Marian Consort: Music through the Centuries

October 29, 2018

Attendees of the Marian Library's most recent 75th anniversary concert were enriched with Marian music of the Renaissance


Deadline Pressure: 25K in 25 Days

October 24, 2018

The Erma Bombeck Writers' Workshop at the University of Dayton is launching a "25K in 25 Days" campaign in November, thanks to the generosity of a New York City couple who have made a $50,000 challenge gift in honor of the late Erma and Bill Bombeck.


From Cathedral to Yurt

October 22, 2018

Introducing two newly created settings for this year's At the Manger exhibit


A Vampire Bonanza: Recommended Reading and Viewing ahead of ‘Dracula: Bloodlines’

October 15, 2018

In support of UD’s first-year arts immersion into ‘Dracula: Bloodlines’ and the vampire narrative, a University Libraries staff member has compiled a list of relevant, informative, and entertaining resources.


Law and (alphabetical) Order

October 03, 2018

How Katie Wright '14 has spelled out a unique legal career.


Power and Vulnerability

October 01, 2018

University of Dayton faculty and students are sinking their teeth into this year's Humanities Commons theme, “power and vulnerability,” inspired by the Dayton Ballet's October performances of Dracula: Bloodlines.


College Faculty in the News: September 27, 2018

September 27, 2018

An interview with the new Human Rights Center Executive Director Shelley Inglis was recently featured on local media outlets ABC22/Fox45. Inglis spoke about her experiences dealing with global human rights issues during her 15-year tenure at the United Nations and discussed how she plans to bring global, national and local human rights issues to the forefront for students at the University of Dayton.


Capes and Catechesis

September 25, 2018

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s National Comic Book Day!

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