Fine and Performing Arts

Anat Cohen Tentet

March 20, 2018

Anat Cohen is, as The New York Times has said, "the real deal." She is regularly named "Clarinetist of the Year" by jazz publications like DownBeat and the Jazz Times. But calling her a "jazz musician" doesn't begin to reflect the expansive character of her music - reflected by the fact that her two Grammy nominations this year were for Best Latin Jazz Album and Best World Music Album.

Celebration of the Arts

March 16, 2018

Engineers make music. Mathematicians show their brushwork. And dancers take the stage. Nearly 250 University of Dayton students from almost every field of study will participate in the 16th annual Celebration of the Arts, an evening designed to bring the campus and greater Dayton community together through exhibits and performances.

College Faculty in the News: March 9, 2018

March 09, 2018

Hunter Phillips Goodman, executive director of the Fitz Center for Leadership in Community, and a group of engaged students discuss Campus Ministry's Impact Conference and the important role student activism plays within the local community.

Matter and Spirit

March 05, 2018

University of Dayton educator and artist Suki Kwon will collaborate with North American and Chinese artists this summer on an international art project to explore how Christianity interacts with visual arts in China today.

Chamber Music Unites Diverse Worlds

March 01, 2018

Recent research suggests music really is a universal language. The members of the St. Petersburg Piano Quartet - who will perform 4 p.m. Sunday, Mar. 11, at the University of Dayton's Sears Recital Hall - probably would agree. Each comes from a very different background and culture, but together they play music that speaks to them all.

Nativity Loan Recap

February 27, 2018

Can you guess how many Nativity sets the Marian Library lent to various parishes and institutions this past season?

Wait…Who is Watching Whom?

February 26, 2018

A new exhibition invites us to question the ways our notions of gender, femininity, and the overtly male gaze toward the female body been culturally conditioned and reinforced.

Living Faith through the UGMM Program

February 26, 2018

Music ministry is both beautiful and participatory. By participating in the music at Mass as an UGMM (Undergraduate Music Minister), we better understand what the liturgy truly is: a celebration!

College Faculty in the News: February 26, 2018

February 26, 2018

From automobile history to local and national politics, our faculty's research is stimulating and inclusive. Follow recent media coverage of the service, research, scholarship and commentary of College of Arts and Sciences programs and their faculty.

Four to Tango

February 21, 2018

The traditional "two to tango" dictum is upended by Cuarteto Tanguero, a chamber quartet from Bloomington, Indiana. While there won't be any dancing on stage at the University of Dayton's Sears Recital Hall, there will be plenty of great tango music at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 7.

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