News and Events


Feb 26, 2014

LEAP International Food Day gave students a chance to sharpen their English skills while sampling delicacies from around the world.

Feb 7, 2014

Local parents and children involved in home schooling met with Wright State students in the LEAP Intensive English Program to discuss alternative education and cultural differences.

Dec 4, 2013

Excerpt Thanks to Wright State University’s LEAP program, students from throughout the world are sharing their cultures — and their cuisine — with others in the Miami Valley. LEAP stands for Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes. One of …

Apr 25, 2013

Wright State's English program offers myriad opportunities to students who want to learn English as a second language and teach it.

Jan 24, 2013

It’s Match Day in the Conversation Partner Project, a Wright State program that pairs U.S. students with their foreign counterparts to create special friendships and offer an eye-opening view of foreign cultures.

Nov 9, 2012

In a globalized society, an understanding of other languages, cultures and customs is an invaluable stepping stone for success in all fields.

Oct 11, 2012

Dayna Foster underwent an eye-opening cultural experience when she taught at the Dalian Institute of Science and Technology in China.

Jun 6, 2011

In such a dark time, a caring community and compassionate teachers are blessings. Luckily for African refugees in Dayton, both of those things exist.

May 9, 2011

The Wright State University community has a unique opportunity to learn about the first Arab-American novel written in English...