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The flagship publication for alumni and friends of the University of Dayton.
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.
An insider’s look at student life, campus events, alumni stories and more.
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Eat, relate, repeat

As a university that prides itself on its diverse student body, UD’s Office of Multicultural Affairs makes sure the needs…


Remembering a research pioneer

The fifth annual STARS Symposium will pay tribute to one of its original star speakers. This year, the symposium —…


Taking it back

When first-years — or any college students for that matter — hear the words “free food,” they come running. Although…


Rock steady

Hellcat Maggie’s band members have a name for the very moment when the last note of the last song is…


Conquering mountains

Just months ago, climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro seemed like a dream for senior Eric Oberwise. On Aug. 12, at 19,341 feet,…

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Embrace the possibilities

School of Law professor Staci Patterson Rucker smiled as she surveyed the audience of first-year students and parents, along with…

Students walk from Kettering Labs through HM Plaza by Jed Gerlach

Shorter days, longer shadows

Three students walk from Kettering Labs after a long day of classes through Humanities Plaza, as another student rests on…

American flags installed on Central Mall for 9-11 observance by Larry Burgess

9-11 Observance

UD ROTC cadets Alexandra Nelms, sophomore mechanical engineering major from Beavercreek, and Zach Johnson, junior mechanical engineering major from Hudson,…

Volleyball banners are installed in rafters of Frericks Center gym by Larry Burgess

In the rarefied air

Soaring high above the Frericks Center gym floor are (from left) Eric Mace and Anthony Chustz from Z.E. Design of…

Workers installing sod on University Circle by Larry Burgess

Greening the campus

Like artists working with mosaic material made of grass, a crew of workers plants an emerald carpet of sod atop…

Steam rises off of a St. Joseph Hall building sign by Larry Burgess

Hot in Dayton?

It isn’t that things are all that hot this morning on campus, it’s the evaporation of the morning dew creating…

Poster sale outside UD Bookstore by Larry Burgess

Picking out wallpaper

It’s that time of the year again when one must select a poster for those bare dorm room walls. Luckily…


My Old House: 434 Lowes St.

The average time for a student to live in the student neighborhood is one year. These spirited ladies of 434…


My Old House: 118 Stonemill Road

It was all fun and games until someone stole their porch swing. Then, the 1987-88 residents of 418 Stonemill declared…


My Old House: 118 Stonemill Road

Six men spent the 2013-14 academic year living at 118 Stonemill, a Fellow house. The residence came complete with a…

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My Old House: 118 Lawnview Ave.

“Trash Jenga.” That’s what you could find seniors Danny Braner, Matt DeSapri, Andrew Gibson, Dan Hawks, Mike Molnar and Matt…

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My Old House: 226 L Street

226 L St. was home to Lee Mason, Jim Yates, Pat Leneghan, Sean Connelly, Chris Petra, Doug DeRose and Jim…

The residents of 226 L St. love their porch and location close to campus – and have an inclination to decorate by subtle themes, from nautical to "Duck Dynasty."

My Old House: 226 L Street

The residents of 226 L St. love the location of their house — but they love decorating the inside of…

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‘You sunk my battleship’

Students participated in a gaming classic Friday, Nov. 1, during an evening “Battleship” tournament at the RecPlex. But this isn’t…

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A Worldly Celebration

Walking into the 1 World Celebration at McGinnis Center was disorienting. The lights dimmed, the music loud, a line of…

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A boy and his bicycle

He was half the size of the other bicyclists but on twice as many wheels. Three-year-old Eli Joseph joined Team…

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Day in the Life: Behind all those stories

How long does it take a UD communications student writer to be a story, rather than just writing the stories…

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Day in the life: Senior does more than just study

A typical day as a University of Dayton student doesn’t always take place on campus. Senior Sean Fickert, a mechanical engineering…

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Day in the life: New twist on group projects

Group projects are dreaded and despised in most college-level courses, and students usually associate them with chaos, frustration, and a…