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Our Calling

By Eric F. Spina

The Dayton Daily News today features my guest column, “Lead in Service to the Common Good,” on its editorial page.

It’s an excerpt from my presidential installation address that calls on the University of Dayton community to work together to educate students to confront the tests facing humanity — and shape a more just future. 

Read “Lead in Service to the Common Good.” The complete installation address can be found here.

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For the Common Good

What is the path for us to become known as The University for the Common Good? I hope I did justice to the work and hopes of so many in my inaugural address today in a joyful ceremony at UD Arena.

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How High Will We Fly?

(Exhale) I still see it. I still feel it. I always will. [Smile] In a darkened University of Dayton Arena, I felt the hopes and dreams of our campus community soar in an energetic, joyful celebration I will always cherish.

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