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Welcome to History!

Through its Honors Program, the Department of History offers students who have demonstrated very strong academic ability the opportunity to engage in more advanced research and writing than the regular major program requires. Students who write a senior honors thesis work closely with a faculty adviser and faculty committee on a research project they design.

History News

Wright State’s Special Collections and Archives hosts national aviation writers

Exposing writers to Wright State's Special Collections and Archives and Dayton's rich aviation legacy promotes increased interest, tourism and more efforts to preserve that history.
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Fifth annual Wright Brothers Day celebrates innovative spirit

Wright State will celebrate the innovative spirit of its namesakes and researchers working on campus today with the annual Wright Brothers Day Oct. 8.
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