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  • Dedication and renaming of 301 Lowes to the McGinnis Center in honor of the late Edward C. McGinnis, whose widow, Mary-Louise McGinnis, is a member of the UD Board of Trustees. The family and the Leonardt Foundation contributed $250,000 for the renovation of the center.
  • Finals week study hours
  • House decorating contest winners: Ray Schmidlin, John Zengel, Tim McKelvey, John O'Donnell, Fred O'Connor and Jim Zavrl of 432 Kiefaber. Each won a dinner at the Pine Club. Second place and a meal at Westward Ho went to Clare Carr, Brigid Doorley, Carolyn Kirk, Trayce Lange, Margaret Mulally and Mary Russell of 215 Lawnview Ave.
  • Mail and newspaper holds for the holidays, plus security tips
  • Feature on University of Dayton security officers Jeff Gross and Al LaQuaglia and Dayton Police Officer Bob Hume
  • Events calendar, employment opportunities and Off Campus Center service rundown

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This was a monthly newsletter published by the University of Dayton's Center for Off Campus Community Relations.

It contains terms (e.g., "Ghetto") that were part of the local lexicon but are now recognized to have been inappropriate.

Block Talk (December 1984)