College News

Mar 31, 2015
Fine and performing arts students displayed their rich talents throughout the Creative Arts Center during ArtsGala March 28.
Mar 30, 2015

As part of a serving learning project, French professors Abadie and Daddah took their French conversation students to the Bellbrook Middle School on March 19, 20, 24 and 27 to promote the French language.

The French conversation class taught the students some fundamentals on learning the French language. During the sessions, Wright State students delivered a great presentation to the Bellbrook classes. The main topic was centered around “why speaking French” can be an important skill...

Mar 30, 2015

On Friday March 27th, professors Abadie & Daddah, organized a “Conversation Evening" for their French Conversation classes. They invited their students to an evening of conversation and good food at the Rockafield Alumni Center.

The students conversed with a group of French speaking people from Rwanda, France, Canada, Senegal, Congo, Algeria and Mauritania. Each French speaking participant brought a dish from their country and introduced it to the audience. The students then...

Mar 30, 2015

The 2015 Piediscalzi Lecture will be held at Wright State University on April 16, 2015. The lecture, entitled “There and Back Again: The Story World of Greek Myth,” will be delivered by Dr. Sarah Iles Johnston, Arts & Humanities Distinguished Professor of Religion and Professor of Classics, The Ohio State University. Professor Johnston will discuss how ancient myths collectively build a 'story-world' much like those we see today in television shows, movies and fiction. To do this, she...

Mar 30, 2015
Kevin Smith, who bounced around the foster care system for nearly 10 years before being adopted, is poised to graduate and hopes to combine psychology with political science.
Mar 27, 2015

Congratulations to Dr. Pascale Abadie, Assistant Professor of French, and UVC Peer Instructor Jasmine Hunsberger for winning the Elsie Award for First Years Programs in the category of Outstanding Collaboration.

Mar 26, 2015
Nathan Sheridan holding his first place tropy with Dr. Mary Rucker and District Govenor Eric Markus.

By Samuel Huist, Department of Communication intern

The Department of Communication at Wright State University hosted the Rotary 4-Way Speech Contest in the Millett Hall Atrium on Sunday, March 22, for the second time.

Rotary is a 1.2 million member international service organization where professionals with diverse backgrounds exchange ideas and form lifelong friendships, according to Each of the 52 rotary clubs of district 6670, which represents southwest Ohio,...

Mar 25, 2015

A variety of members from the Miami Valley community, government and non-profit organizations, gathered on March 19 to learn about the best practices in the use of social media from a panel of local experts.

One big takeaway: If you’ve been holding off getting involved because you think it will go away, you’re wrong! Every business, organization and government must get involved in social media.

You can shape your message and measure the impact. You can target...

Mar 25, 2015

On Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. the English and Education Departments present the Language Arts Fair.  Local students, teachers, families, and friends are invited to celebrate the work of English teachers and students at the fifth annual Language Arts Fair at Wright State University. Middle and high school students’ projects will be displayed in the Millett Hall Atrium. English majors will also share their literature response and multi-genre research projects from...

Mar 25, 2015
Mike Norris, director of crime and justice studies at Wright State, says crime rates see an increase when temperatures go up. Watch the report from WDTN 2 News.