Leading others equals serving others

October 27th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni

Klar Leadership Academy students discover what makes a good leader by Laurie B. Davis Why would I want to follow you? This question is posed to a select group of University of Toledo students learning about what it means to lead and how to differentiate between good leaders and ineffective leaders. Leadership development taught through […] More more »

University of Toledo honors alumni who have distinguished themselves

October 27th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni

The University of Toledo Alumni Association recognized three outstanding alumni with its most prestigious awards — the Gold T, Blue T and Edward H. Schmidt Outstanding Young Alum Award — at the Homecoming Alumni Gala and Awards Ceremony on Friday, Oct. 6. These honorees were joined by distinguished alumni from each UT college, who also […] More more »

Donors Show Support through UT’s Inaugural Day of Giving

October 27th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni

More than 1,600 alumni and friends supported The University of Toledo’s first annual Day of Giving, contributing a total of $453,837. The inaugural event was held Thursday, Oct. 12, coinciding with UT’s 145th Founder’s Day. The goal of the 36-hour campaign was to provide a designated time for raising awareness and funds for UT’s needs […] More more »

UT fortifies its future

August 29th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni

University’s new strategic plans guide its ‘path to excellence’ By Meghan Cunningham In her first State of the University Address on April 5, 2017, President Sharon L. Gaber answered a question she said she frequently is asked: “Where can we expect UT to be in the next five to 10 years?” Gaber said in her […] More more »

An unforgotten history

August 29th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni

Rocket athlete, Korean war hero brought tenacity to challenges By Laurie B. Davis Ronald Spilis (Bus ’56, ’64) has always been athletic. At Central Catholic High School, he ran track and played football for four years, until he graduated in 1948. He gained letters in both sports, but also lost a few front teeth on […] More more »

A Willful ‘Warrior’

July 13th, 2017 | No Comments | Posted in From Our Alumni

Alumna Sydney Petty confronts cancer unconventionally while attending school By Laurie B. Davis Sydney Petty was not a typical college student. During most of her time spent in school — racking up science credits, declaring her major in public health and then adding a pre-med concentration— she also was navigating The University of Toledo campus, […] More more »

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