College News

Jan 23, 2015
Wright State performing arts students received coaching and encouragement from Broadway star Leslie Uggams during her inspiring visit to campus.
Jan 23, 2015
TA in front of display

The Department of English is excited to announce the availability of graduate teaching assistanships for the 2015 fall term. Graduate teaching assistantships in English are awarded annually to students with a solid academic record, proven American English proficiency, and a strong teaching aptitude. Assistants teach two or three sections of freshman English (ENG 1100) during the two semesters of the regular academic year and must take a minimum of six hours of graduate course work during...

Jan 22, 2015
Valentine's Day Bake Sale

Every year, the English Club holds its Valentine’s Day Fundraiser to help support its events and workshops throughout the year. This year’s event is set to take place on Friday, Feb. 13 in the Millett Hall atrium from 9 am to 4 pm.
The fundraiser offers an array of homemade treats and gifts donated by members of the English Club. There are various baked goods and sweets available for purchase, and one unique aspect of this event is the assortment of homemade valentines which can be...

Jan 22, 2015
Excerpt Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer Leslie Uggams will share her insights and talents with students of the Wright State University Musical Theatre Program today and tomorrow, January 22-23 in Dayton, Ohio. Uggams will become the first major …
Jan 22, 2015
Wright State history professor Christopher Oldstone-Moore will release a book on the history of facial hair.
Jan 21, 2015
Sarah Williams

Sarah Williams, a 2004 alumnus of the Urban Affairs program and recipient of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance certificate, recently attended the 2015 Alliance Management/Leadership Institute conference in Salt Lake City with 11 current students and the NLA program director, Dr. Jennifer Subban.

While there, she was awarded the Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) of the Year award! Sarah is the executive director of Hannah’s Treasurer Chest and continues to support Wright State...

Jan 21, 2015
The College of Liberal Arts will recognize faculty members who published books and albums in 2014.
Jan 20, 2015
Bill Elder, a Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine student, will attend the State of the Union Address tonight as a guest of First Lady Michelle Obama.
Jan 20, 2015
Excerpt “Leslie Uggams embodies so much of what Wright State University’s theater department values,” said Joe Deer, WSU musical theater professor and director of the Musical Theatre Initiative who appeared with Uggams in “Anything Goes.” “Leslie is an incredible entertainer, …
Jan 16, 2015
Iraq war veteran Fred Hockney uses the study of philosophy at Wright State University to help unlock the mystery of his experience.