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Dec 9, 2014
Wright State student veterans create radio series examining veterans' experiences transitioning to civilian life.
Dec 4, 2014
Wright State history graduate Lorrie Monteiro is curator of The American Pigeon Museum & Library in Oklahoma City.
Nov 25, 2014
Wright State’s popular “Holidays in the Heartland” concert will be rebroadcast on Dayton Public Radio on Thanksgiving.
Nov 24, 2014
Father and son work together at the National Museum of the United States Air Force and in Wright State's Public History program.
Nov 24, 2014

World War I had a profound impact on culture, society, and government in the United States, but many Americans neither realize it nor “think of it as their war,” says Wright State history professor Paul Lockhart. Lockhart and other Wright …

Oct 27, 2014
Wright State continues its World War I project, while kicking off the holiday season and honoring veterans, with the popular “Holidays in the Heartland” concert Nov. 2.
Oct 20, 2014

CoLA Employee Recognition Awards 2014

This fall, we celebrate many great employees who have completed milestone years of employment at Wright State University.  The College of Liberal Arts is proud to honor the following faculty and staff from our college:

40 Years 
Victoria Oleen, Theatre

25 Years
Bruce B. Cromer, Theatre
Jack L. Dustin, Urban Affairs
Chris Hall, English
Renee Harber-Siervogel,...

Sep 26, 2014

Dr. Arshia Sattar, a scholar of Hindu religion and culture from Bangalore, India, delivered an engaging lecture last Thursday, September 18th, to a group of Wright State students, faculty, staff, and community members, as part of a two-day visit to the WSU campus. Dr. Sattar, who has a PhD from the University of Chicago in South Asian Languages and Literatures and whose translations of Sanskrit literary and religious texts are world renowned, spoke to a group of roughly...

Sep 25, 2014
Wright State history and music programs are collaborating on a concert of popular songs from the Great War, the first program in CELIA’s yearlong commemoration of the start of World War I.
Sep 17, 2014

Kyle Pitzer, who received his M.A. in History in May 2014, completed a story on the Occupy Dayton movement shortly before his death this summer in a car accident.  The story aired on September 17, 2014, and can be heard here: http://wyso.org/post/revisiting-occupy-dayton.  The story shows Kyle's gifts as an historian: an attention to detail, a concern for real people, and the ability to tell a story.  We miss him.

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