Fine and Performing Arts


Alumni Update: Spring 2017

March 22, 2017

Keep up with our graduates as they share their stories about life after the University of Dayton.


New Music Department Chair

March 16, 2017

The University of Dayton appointed Julia Randel as associate professor and chair of the department of music. Randel - an accomplished tuba player, musicologist and administrator - currently serves as music department chair at Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She begins her new role July 1.


Arts Events: March 15, 2017

March 15, 2017

Make your plans today - come enjoy the sights and sounds of our fine and performing art students' work at the annual Celebration of the Arts on April 4. Please join us for this and many other inspiring arts experiences during the upcoming weeks.


Sounds from Down Under

March 13, 2017

Sometimes known as "the Land Down Under," the rugged continent of Australia can seem remote from the rest of the world. In an ArtsLIVE program Thursday, March 16, audiences will find that distant place brought a little closer in a concert featuring both a string quartet and the didgeridoo - an ancient wind instrument originally played by aboriginal Australians.


Faculty in the News: March 13, 2017

March 13, 2017

Professor Camilo PĂ©rez-Bustillo, director of the Human Rights Center spoke to several news outlets about pending changes in federal immigration and deportation policies. See these and other highlights of recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.


LitFest 2017

March 10, 2017

The University of Dayton department of English hosts LitFest 2017 - a creative festival of literary arts that brings the University and Dayton-area communities together in a celebration of diverse and accessible poetry - Friday and Saturday, March 10-11, on campus. All events take place in the University of Dayton McGinnis Center and are free and open to the public.


Arts Events: March 1, 2017

March 01, 2017

The work of students and faculty in the department of music, the department of art and design, and the theatre, dance and performance technology program are highlighted this month. Join us for these and many other inspiring arts experiences during the upcoming weeks.


Global Education Fellows

February 28, 2017

The University of Dayton continually strives to expand international learning opportunities to prepare students for success in our increasingly globalized world. Three College of Arts and Sciences faculty members are drawing on their own experiences abroad to create global experiential learning opportunities in China.


REVEAL: Citizens of the World

February 28, 2017

The 12th annual Citizens of the World installation highlights students' experiences of the world in which we live through visual and expressive storytelling.


Faculty in the News: February 24, 2017

February 24, 2017

Professor Robert Brecha discusses renewable energy transformation in today's political and economic environment. See this and other highlights of recent media coverage of College of Arts and Sciences faculty research, scholarship and commentary.

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