Department of Sociology and Anthropology




Aug 14, 2014
Dr. Tracey Steele takes over as the Chair for the Department of Sociology/Anthropology effective August 15, 2014.  Tracey is a graduate from the University of Texas with a Doctorate in Sociology. Her areas of specialization are Criminology (with an emphasis in penology), Gender, and Sexuality. Tracey has been a part of the Wright State community since 1996.  Previously, Tracey was the Director of the Crime and Justice Studies program, which is the largest interdisciplinary program with...
Jul 24, 2014
This 6 week trip is the second time Dr. Small has participated in a USAC (University Studies Abroad Program). The University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC) allows students from the USA a unique opportunity to complete a study abroad program that allows for the integration into the college atmosphere, creates opportunities for cultural immersion, and encourages students to experience the culture and learn about the country of India. Dr. Small is teaching a class entitled “Demography and Health...
Jun 18, 2014
Wright State staff member Craig This goes beyond his day job to make a difference in the lives of students, faculty and staff on campus.
Mar 25, 2014
Dr. Julianne Weinzimmer has been selected as the Faculty Diversity Advocate Award winner for 2014 by the Division of Multicultural Affairs and Community Engagement. Dr. Weinzimmer’s work helps to promote access and success for those historically underserved by higher education in helping to create a more and equitable society in which we can achieve inclusive excellence.  Her efforts help the university achieve its vision “to be known and admired for our inclusive culture that respects the...
Mar 19, 2014
Dr. Frank Eguaroje has been selected as the recipient of the College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Lecturer/Instructor Award for 2014. This award recognizes the important contributions of full-time, fully-affiliated, non-tenure track faculty.  Nominees have demonstrated excellence in teaching, with university service and professional development also considered.
Dec 17, 2013
On Stefan Pugh’s office door is a plaque that reads “Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research,” a declaration not only of this professor’s remarkable accomplishments...
Jun 10, 2013
Students who enjoy television crime dramas or good murder-mystery novels may want to consider a cluster of classes this fall that’s poised to be the first-of-its-kind at Wright...
Dec 3, 2012
To mark World AIDS Day, Wright State will host a special event promoting AIDS awareness in the Millett Hall Atrium, at 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3.
Aug 17, 2012
Seventy-two-year-old Tom Miller collected six sheepskins—bachelor’s degrees in political science, international studies, liberal studies, modern languages, anthropology, and geography—when he took the stage at the June commencement. “I’m a student of learning,” Miller said. “I used the courses as a …
May 21, 2012
The Wright State University Parents Association and the Wright State University Friends of the Libraries honored six graduating seniors as the Top Scholars for their colleges.



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