School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA)

"I became interested in the geography program, especially the mapping and satellite imaging courses that related to my experience in Afghanistan."

-Jared Shank

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

Success Stories

A passion for counties, maps, highways and exploring has lead Wright State University senior Denis Barry Jr. to a career in geography.
Kathryn Chaney weaves together her passion for travel, work experiences and two degrees from Wright State to thrive at the Defense Institute of Security Cooperation Studies.

School News

Service in El Salvador

For the past six months, Megan McKarns has lived in El Salvador, working with families and performing mission work.

Wright State pilgrimage focuses on Children of the Civil Rights Movement

Wright State students will make a pilgrimage March 5-9 to historical sites associated with the civil rights movement, while examining a crucial phase of America’s past.

Wright State grad student Ronnie Moreland named among Dayton’s Top 10 African American Men of the Year

M.P.A. student and longtime community leader Ronnie Moreland was recognized by Parity Inc.

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Overview of SPIA

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