Apr 19, 2018
The Applied Behavioral Sciences Master's Program is proud to recognize Aerial Nies by nominating her to receive CoLA's 2017-2018 Outstanding Graduate Student Award! Born and raised in Dayton, Ohio Aerial completed her Bachelors in the Crime & Justice Studies Program and returned to excel as a student in the ABS program.
Apr 11, 2018
The Applied Behavioral Sciences Master’s Program is proud to recognize Aerial Nies by nominating her to receive CoLA’s 2017-2018 Outstanding Graduate Student Award! Born and raised in Dayton, Ohio Aerial completed her Bachelors in the Crime & Justice Studies Program and returned to excel as a student in the ABS program. Ms. Nies’s ABS graduate cumulating research project is entitled: “Re-entry Programs: Formal and Informal Education and Job Obtainment” and has far-reaching applied...
Mar 29, 2018
Wright State ABS advisory board member & SOC professor Dr. Julianne Weinzimmer, in collaboration with Dr. Jacqueline Bergdahl, were published in Teaching Sociology, a quarterly journal with the American Sociological Association! Congratulations!
Read article: The Value of Dialogue Groups for Teaching Race and Ethnicity (PDF)
Mar 28, 2018
Book by professional psychology professor and two students explores the development of masculinity among black males and its relationship to racial identity and race-related traumas.
Mar 23, 2018
The hearings by the Ohio Civil Rights Commission give students the opportunity to view the government at work.
Mar 7, 2018
Excerpt Grant Benzinger grew up watching the NCAA Tournament, looking up old highlights and locking in for “One Shining Moment,” with his dad, hoping to play in it someday. His dream is about to come true. Benzinger had 19 points …
Feb 22, 2018
Feb 14, 2018
Tyra Patterson spent 23 years in prison for a murder she says she didn't commit.
She was paroled on Christmas day 2017.
She has always maintained her innocence, and in recent years, the victim's sister, former jurors, and even other suspects convicted in the crime have come forward to say Tyra wasn't involved.
Tuesday night, she shared her captivating story and answered questions about her case for the first time from the public, at Wright State University.
The conversation at...
Jan 19, 2018
Sociology professor Dr. LaFleur Small gave a talk at the TEDxDayton conference about the importance of discussing safe sex practices with our parents as they age.
Jan 10, 2018
Wright State will celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a Social Justice Award Brunch and screening of a film about Thurgood Marshall as well as participating in a King Day march in Dayton.