Department of Sociology and Anthropology




Jan 10, 2022
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Dr. Marlese Durr has been selected by the Sociologists for Women in Society for the 2022 Distinguished Feminist Lecturer Award. As part of this recognition, she will develop a lecture that will be delivered in two venues: 1) at the 2024 SWS Winter Meeting in a location that has yet to be determined and 2) on one selected college or university campus during the 2023-2024 academic year. This lecture (or a paper-based on it) will be published in Gender & Society at a date negotiated with the...
Dec 21, 2021
From developing a super sunscreen to monitoring brain injuries to tracking COVID-19 misinformation, Wright State faculty and students pursued important research endeavors in 2021.
Nov 17, 2021
The Runkle Woods Symposium is an opportunity to explore the Wright State woods with faculty, staff and students who are involved in research and creative projects.
Aug 13, 2021
The Faculty Awards for Excellence recognize faculty members for their excellent work in the areas of teaching, research, community engagement, professional service and early career achievement.
Aug 11, 2021
Amelia Hubbard, associate professor of anthropology, is a popular and inventive teacher who challenges her students to excel.
Jun 16, 2021
Undergraduate anthropology students receive hands-on training at excavating during Wright State's Field School in Archaeology.
Jun 7, 2021
Marlese Durr was honored for her wide-ranging expertise, scholarship and contributions to the field of sociology.
Apr 23, 2021
Meet three outstanding alumni who are featured in the spring 2021 issue of the Wright State University Magazine.
Apr 22, 2021
How we can learn from our Black alumni, faculty, staff, and students who are working to actively create change in their communities by fighting racism and injustice.
Apr 21, 2021
Two-time Wright State graduate Al-Hamdani wants immigrants to know Dayton as a welcoming city.



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