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UD Magazine
The flagship publication for alumni and friends of the University of Dayton.
Snapshots
A look at campus life through a photographer’s lens.
My Old House
Your old house, your history — and the memories today’s residents are making.
Scribblings
An insider’s look at student life, campus events, alumni stories and more.
University of Dayton Magazine

Laugh out loud






Celebrated humorist Erma Bombeck ’49 made the foibles of everyday family life her beat. “My idea of housework,” she infamously…

Time capsule reveal!






The sea of windows that ran along room 505 in Kettering Labs offered a welcoming light to the guests who…

Finding ways to lead






High school juniors, seniors and rising college freshman from all over the country convened at UD for a two-week long…

Can you spell success?






This summer, the Scripps National Spelling Bee set records, with a new high of 516 students from nine different countries…

Blessed. Beatified.






Waving colorful scarves joyfully in the air in a transformed conference center in Agen, France, a University of Dayton contingent…

David Byrnes and Bridget Jamieson Byrnes, both 1998 graduates, visited the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception June 9 during Reunion Weekend 2018 during the annual renewal of the vows.

Lasting love






David Byrnes and Bridget Jamieson Byrnes, both 1998 graduates, visited the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception June 9 during Reunion…

And the beat goes on






Ronnie Hammond, sophomore music education major from, Pickerington, Ohio, practices with his Pride of Dayton Marching Band bandmates. The band’s…

A fab four






These mushrooms were found at the bottom of the hill by Marycrest Hall. A mushroom is a spore-bearing body of…

Making preparations






Workers from Prime Time Party Rental, offload a part of a tent from a bobcat tractor in Central Mall this…

Resurfacing and redirecting






Matt Miller of Butler Asphalt of Dayton, marks D-Lot for lining, while resurfacing goes on all around him. When completed,…

Fast flyer






Nearing the beginning of the fall semester, campus waits with quiet anticipation for students to return. If you’re lucky on…

Wet paint






Returning students may notice a change in the color of the exterior railings at the Humanities Center. A crew of…

My Old House: 1514 Brown St.






They may not have had a large porch to gather on, but it didn’t matter. Living at 1514 Brown St. had…

My Old House: 219 Kiefaber St.






219 Kiefaber Street, a modest-sized house with a plain exterior and a well-kept porch, is home to six University of…

My Old House: 240 Stonemill






The gray duplex at 240 Stonemill sits at the intersection of Frericks and greets UD students on their walk to…

My Old House: 240 Stonemill






They say the kitchen is the heart of a home. But for Sara Lehman ’05, it was the hanging bathroom…

My Old House: 217 Kiefaber






Set on one of the University’s most famous streets, this narrow house with a wrap-around porch houses six junior residents.…

My Old House: 217 Kiefaber






Like many UD students, 2007 graduates Bernadette Jamieson Gibson, Colleen Conlon Renner, Mary Anne Harasim, Caroline Miller Horwitz and Erin…

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Students in action






The tunes of 1950’s swing music rang throughout the Central Mall April 2 as pairs of students sashayed around before…

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Behind the scenes with MPG






Mike Kurtz directs volunteer library docent Ann Persensky to look into the camera as she describes the Mirror of Hope…

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A Selfie a Day Makes the Memories Stay






Senior year at UD can be a bittersweet time. You have one academic school year left to be a college…

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Your flight plan






On June 21, alumni, parents, faculty, staff and other friends of the University will receive an email invitation to UD’s…

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Celebrating Curran






During an evening of heartfelt accolades, President Dan Curran brought down the house by poking fun at himself at a…

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Still crazy after all these years: Red Scare turns 20






UPDATE Jan. 7, 2016: UD students’ passion for community is apparent when Red Scare is in full throat. CBS Sports…