College News

Apr 24, 2015

On Wednesday, April 22, 2015 dueling Chefs and French professors Karine Daddah and Pascale Abadie battled it out behind the grill at BD Mongolian Grill to support the students fundraiser for the French Ambassador Program! It was a fun and entertaining evening!

Apr 24, 2015
Wright State plans to hire two AmeriCorps VISTA members to support low-wealth, first-year students and to connect them with the resources that will help them complete their degrees.
Apr 22, 2015
Excerpt Sondheim, considered the greatest living composer of American musical theater, takes the spotlight in the multimedia musical revue “Sondheim on Sondheim.” The regional premiere of this entertaining and captivating showcase continues through next Sunday inside Wright State University’s intimate …
Apr 22, 2015
Once again Wright State University was well represented in the Dayton Business Journal’s 2015 Forty Under 40 Awards.
Apr 21, 2015

French professors Abadie, Halling, Daddah and WSU French Alumna Kayla Schaub attended the 2015 OFLA (Ohio Foreign Language Association) annual conference in Sandusky, Ohio on April 16th and 17th.  

Professors Abadie and Halling conducted the "Change your tune! Beat the Blues by Updating Your French Music Selections" workshop.

In this workshop, they presented biographies of 2014's most successful Francophone performers, along with their catchiest...

Apr 20, 2015
Excerpt Wright State University’s Dance Ensemble has invited two local dance companies — Dayton Ballet II and Dayton Contemporary Dance Company II — to join them for this year’s spring dance concerts. The performances are slated for 7 p.m. Thursday, …
Apr 17, 2015
Photo of Hani, Francis, Missi and Elyse

The MPA program and the Center for Urban and Public Affairs would like to wish Hani, Francis, Missi and Elyse the best of luck in their future careers as they graduate this spring with their graduate degrees.


They’ve researched hundreds of topics, written reports, facilitated focus groups, performed countless interviews, represented staff in community meetings, and organized video shoots, among a variety of other tasks. The four have worked as graduate research assistants...

Apr 17, 2015

On Friday, April 10th, 7 students were nominated for lifetime membership in the Wright State chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, la Sociedad Nacional Honoraria Hispánica. These students met the overall requirements for membership, holding a minimum 3.0 GPA in their Spanish courses and a 3.2 overall GPA, as well as having successfully completed at least one course in Hispanic literature or Hispanic culture and civilization.

The Iota Omega chapter of Sigma Delta Pi, the...

Apr 17, 2015

This semester, Francisco Marques-Vuelta taught members of the Spanish Club to play la escoba, a Spanish card game. Students were provided with the rules in both Spanish and English and formed groups of 4 to play. One lucky student even left the event with her very own deck of Spanish playing cards! 

Apr 17, 2015
Crime and Justice Studies Program's policing and investigative studies minor emphasizes historical and cross-cultural perspectives, social justice, ethics and effects of court decisions.