Faculty & Staff Notes

Employee recognition ceremony to be held Oct. 15

Photo of Ron Wukeson receiving his employee recognition award.

Annual ceremony for recognizing faculty and staff takes place at 3 p.m. in the Student Union Apollo Room Continue reading

Acting professor joins Death of a Salesman cast with Cincinnati Shakespeare Company

Bruce Cromer, head of acting for the Professional Actor Training Program, will play Willy Loman in Death of a Salesman.  The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company’s production of Arthur Miller’s 1949 American classic will be performed October 6 through November 7.  For … Continue reading

Dayton Theater Hall of Fame honors Joe Deer

The Dayton Theatre Hall of Fame recognizes individuals who have dedicated themselves to the cause of theatre arts in Dayton or have made a significant impact on Dayton’s theatre community. Continue reading

Acting professor to take stage at Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey

Bruce Cromer, head of acting for the Professional Actor Training Program, returns to the Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey this summer.  He will play Holofernes in “Love’s Labour’s Lost.” This will be Cromer’s seventh production with the acclaimed STNJ, ranked … Continue reading

Two Wright State employees recognized by the American Council on Education

Wright State’s Melissa Gruys and Latricia Milhouse recognized for supporting the advancement of women in higher education. Continue reading

2014 International Education Award goes to Kirsten Halling

S. Narayanan, Kirsten Halling and Michelle Streeter-Ferrari

Associate French professor Kirsten Halling helped spur growth of Wright State’s French program, led French Immersion Days and nurtured appreciation of France. Continue reading

Acting professor to play Scrooge in A Christmas Carol

Bruce Cromer, head of acting in the department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures, will once again play Ebenezer Scrooge in the annual Cincinnati Playhouse production of A Christmas Carol. This year marks Cromer’s tenth year in the role, preceded … Continue reading

Wright State, Kimberly Barrett recognized by Dayton NAACP with Community Outreach Award

Photo of Kimberly Barrett, who is Wright State University’s new Vice President—Multicultural Affairs and Community Engagement.

Dayton Unit NAACP honors Wright State, Kimberly Barrett for promoting citizen and employee engagement in the community. Continue reading

Kristine Scordo appointed chair of cardiology nurses group

Kristine Scordo

Professor of nursing appointed chair of the Cardiovascular Team Section’s Advanced Practice Nurses Work Group for The American College of Cardiology. Continue reading

Wright State’s Robert Sweeney honored by state commission for Latino affairs

Robert Sweeney and Veronica Sweeney

Robert Sweeney, executive vice president for planning at Wright State, honored for supporting and advancing the interests of the Hispanic community. Continue reading