UDQuickly Home My Old House Snapshots UD Magazine
Send A Class Notes

@DayMag

University of Dayton Magazine
Chaminade Hall and Frericks Center Transitioning Ceremony

Blessed transition

7:34 AM  May 13th, 2014
by Shannon Shelton Miller

More than 50 faculty and staff bid a fond farewell to Chaminade Hall and the Frericks Center, which for decades had housed the School of Education and Health Sciences, in preparation for the School’s upcoming move to College Park Center.

The School of Education and Health Sciences is moving its offices and classrooms to the sixth floor of College Park Center beginning this month, uniting units that had been spread between the three buildings. The School commemorated the transition with a ceremony May 7 that began at Chaminade and concluded at Frericks.

“She provided the skin and bark and shell which housed our living and dreaming for so many years,” Father Joseph Kozar, S.M., said about Chaminade Hall, which will serve as temporary worship space during chapel construction. “And we leave her to build a new home at the College Park Center.”

Nick Cardilino, associate director of campus ministry, sang and strummed his guitar as he led the procession from Chaminade to Frericks. Once there, the group listened to Kozar again acknowledge the School’s past as it transitions to a bright future in its new home.

“We see clearly the importance of both soul and body in the spiritual life as attested in the Marianist educational tradition,” Kozar said, remarking on the University’s history of support for physical health and fitness and the natural fit between the School of Education and more recent offerings in the health sciences.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Connect with Facebook


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

  • students at play on central mall in spring by Larry Burgess
  • swiss, french, and american flags by Larry Burgess
  • stone masons build chaminade statue base by Larry Burgess
  • Anatomy lab identifying parts of the heart by Larry Burgess
  • Transferring books from Roesch Library to CPC by Larry Burgess
  • KU Fountain by Larry Burgess
  • Workers load a vestments locker into a van during chapel renovation by Larry Burgess
  • The Mountain #2
  • snowy ku plaza by Larry Burgess
  • Creating art from with tech by Larry Burgess
  • Father Chaminade statue holds class of '15 mortarboard tassel by Larry Burgess
  • snow on Stuart hill
  • Choose well, live well day balloons byLarry Burgess
  • Frericks center lobby rof panels are replaced by Larry Burgess
  • grilling for Christmas on Campus kick off
  • snare drum line by Larry Burgess
  • Old fashioned exercise at RecPlex during the electric demand respionse one hour shut off by Larry Burgess
  • Sanctuary lamp in Mother of Good Counsel Chapel in Alumni Hall by Larry Burgess