School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA)

"There are so many opportunities and resources... there are people here who genuinely want to help you, genuinely want you to succeed."

-Stephanie Patino-Garfias

Inspiring students to analyze, influence, and solve pressing societal concerns

Grand slam

Wright State practice room named for alum Marilee King, stickler for making sons hone piano skills on baby grand
Practice room in the Creative Arts Center honors Marilee King, who graduated from Wright State University in 1969 and who instilled a strong work ethic in her three sons.
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Photography for a cause

Briana Snyder, a Wright State international and comparative politics graduate student, is interviewing and photographing Dayton immigrants as part of her master's program.
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Making wishes come true

Katie McGrath, who graduated in April from Wright State with a master’s degree in educational leadership, was honored as Volunteer of the Year by A Special Wish.
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