College of Liberal Arts News

Oct 3, 2017
Pilgrimage Card
February 27-March 3, 2018 Civil Rights: Martyrs and Heroes Explore the significance of 1968 from historical and contemporary perspectives. Visit New Market, TN, Nashville, TN, Memphis TN and Little Rock, AR.  The 2018 pilgrimage commemorates the 50-year anniversary of the assassinations of two charismatic American leaders - the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert Kennedy. It also celebrates renowned figures of the American civil rights movement, including Congressman John Lewis, as well...
Oct 3, 2017
Peer mentors have been positively identified by faculty and staff as a student in great standing and possessing great leadership skills. Mentors possess knowledge regarding campus and community resources which can be articulated and shared with the new students. Peer mentors are distinguished voluntary positions that are designed to provide support to new/incoming students throughout their graduate school experience. The goal of program is to foster academic excellence through peer-to-peer...
Oct 3, 2017
The 2017 ABS Orientation for new and incoming students took place on August 25, 2017. Student’s completed an on campus tour, received words of welcome from COLA Dean Linda Caron, and received a Graduate School orientation from the Dean of the Graduate School, Barry Milligan, all as part of their ABS orientation. Students met their new cohort, were introduced to their peer mentor, reviewed program expectations and meet ABS faculty. Great times ahead for the class of 2019!
Oct 1, 2017
October 25, 2017, 12:15–1:30 p.m. 120 Medical Sciences Building
Sep 28, 2017
Dr. Marlese Durr has been appointed to a 2 year term from January 2018 - 2020 to serve on the ASA's Editorial Board of Contemporary Sociology Contemporary Sociology publishes reviews and critical discussions of recent works in sociology and in related disciplines that merit the attention of sociologists. 
Sep 27, 2017
The Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy "You Can’t Take It With You" runs in the Festival Playhouse from Sept. 28 to Oct. 8.
Sep 25, 2017
Originally founded as a branch campus of The Ohio State University and Miami University, Wright State became an independent institution in 1967.
Sep 25, 2017
In November 1995, the eyes of the world came to Wright State University’s backyard. U.S. Secretary of State Warren Christopher and chief envoy Richard Holbrooke brought the leaders of Serbia (Slobodan Milosevic), Croatia (Franjo Tudjman), and Bosnia and Herzegovina (Alija …
Sep 20, 2017
The center will strengthen technical communication by scientists and engineers while giving students from other disciplines a place to develop the art of research communication.
Sep 20, 2017
Sheila Skimmerhorn, a two-time Wright State graduate, was the first student to register for classes at the university in 1964.