Nov 14, 2017
Cole is the owner and director of the Weekend Intervention Program. She credits the Master in Applied Behavioral Sciences program for encouraging students to investigate real world problems and develop applicable solutions to them.
Nov 8, 2017
First year Applied Behavioral Science students Angela Dorsett and Stephanie Brooks served as the moderators for the “Know Your Rights” panel. The panel provided discussion examining policing from a multi-career perspective. Panelists brought a tremendous amount of expertise in the criminal justice system and included:
David Singleton, Director of the Ohio Justice Policy Center (OJPC);
Wendy Stiver, Major, Central Patrol Operations Division in the Dayton Police Department; and
Oct 20, 2017
Wright State faculty and alumni shared their expertise on a variety of topics such as experience as an Iraqi refugee, embracing life after menopause and Generation Z at TEDxDayton.
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
Aug 23, 2017
The second Wright Leader Academy cohort includes 14 participants from across the university.
Aug 16, 2017
Excerpt Dr. Marlese Durr is a sociologist at Wright State. She says those types of experiences stick with people and get passed down. After the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Durr wrote an article titled “What is the Difference between Slave …
Jul 17, 2017
Wright State University Sociology faculty, Dr. Jessica Barnett, discusses her research in Scientific America article.
Society teaches people with autism from a young age that they are incapable of love, says Jessica Penwell Barnett, assistant professor of sexuality studies in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies program at Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio. Barnett leads sexual education sessions for college students with autism. The stereotype of children with autism as cold,...
Jul 7, 2017
During her first year at Wright State, President Cheryl B. Schrader said, she will work to achieve financial stability, administrative transparency and campus conversation.