School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA)


Apr 6, 2018
The Wright State Model UN team received an Outstanding Delegation Award and numerous student won individual honors in the annual competition.
Apr 6, 2018
Next Thursday, April 12,  CoLA will host its second annual Internship Partners Expo from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. in Millett Atrium. Over 30 participants representing a wide variety of organizations will be on hand to show our students the many ways they can use their degrees in the real world. Internships provide our students with opportunities to test-drive professions that may prove to be launching pads for their careers, so it's wonderful for them to have the chance to connect with so many area...
Mar 29, 2018
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.
Mar 13, 2018
U.S. Capitol photo
You might reconsider after reading Stephanie Patino-Garfias’ success story. Stephanie:
Feb 9, 2018
Jacquelyn Weaver volunteered with the Peace Corps because she wanted to relate to people and help them without being motivated by money.
Feb 1, 2018
Photo of Sean Wilson
After taking Dr. Wilson’s  PLS 2000 Power and Politics course, student Laura Conley nominated him for an outstanding teaching award, stating he is a professor who teaches with heart and passion and who has motivated her in her pursuit of education. Laura is this year’s president of WSU’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS). Dr. Wilson is scheduled to teach the online section of PLS 2000 Power and Politics in fall 2018, as well as PLS 3350 American Presidency and PLS...
Dec 15, 2017
As part of her Newman Civic Fellowship, Stephanie Patino-Garfias has worked with refugees to help them understand their legal right.
Nov 17, 2017
Jennifer Subban was honored for her work with the Leadership Education to Advance Development Program, a community-based youth leadership training program in South Africa.
Oct 17, 2017
Wright State Master of Public Administration students provide strategic advice to educational technology agencies and public television stations.
Oct 10, 2017
Wright State experts in political science, religion, history and international affairs will examine tensions between the United States and North Korea during a panel discussion on Oct. 17.