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Nancy McHugh named Fitz Center for Leadership in Community executive director

Community-engaged educator and leader Nancy McHugh will become executive director of the University of Dayton’s Fitz Center for Leadership in Community on Aug. 2.

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07.28.21
Industrial Assessment Center selected to receive U.S. Department of Energy grant

The University of Dayton Industrial Assessment Center has been selected to receive nearly $2 million from the U.S. Department of Energy to continue free energy assessments for small- to mid-sized manufacturers in the region and train the next generation of energy-engineering professionals.

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07.13.21
A great year for news: 2020-21

The University achieved an estimated $9.64 million of earned media coverage in 2020-21, with an estimated reach of 7.68 billion people in fiscal year 2021. Media in markets outside Dayton mentioned the University at least 3,168 times, for stories on a wide range of topics including Election 2020, airport living and grasshoppers.

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07.12.21
Marian Library exhibit explores Catholic tourism

The University of Dayton Marian Library gallery will reopen to the public with a free exhibit on religious tourism featuring pieces from Catholic shrines and festivals — from handcrafted devotional objects to quirky souvenirs.

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07.09.21
Grad earns prestigious accounting award for stellar exam performance

University of Dayton alumna Lauren Barhorst earned a prestigious national award for her exceptional performance on the CPA examination — placing her in the top 0.1% of people who sat for the test last year.

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07.06.21
University of Dayton names four new trustees, chairperson elect; adds two young professionals as recent alumni trustees

The University of Dayton has added four new members to its board of trustees, including two recent alumni invited to join through a new category designed to attract early career professionals to the board.

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07.02.21
Interim School of Engineering dean named

Margie Pinnell, professor and associate dean for faculty and staff development and Bernhard Schmidt Chair in Engineering Leadership, has been appointed to serve as interim dean in the School of Engineering, starting in early August. Her appointment will extend through June 2022, when we expect to appoint the next dean following a competitive national search. 

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