Faculty & Staff

Susan Edwards named next president of Wright State University

Susan Edwards, who joined Wright State in 2018 as provost, will become the university’s eighth president on Jan. 1. Continue reading

Cheryl B. Schrader to retire as president of Wright State University

President Schrader will begin preparing for a return to teaching and research and plans to spend more quality time with her family. Continue reading

Béla John Bognár, professor emeritus of social work, passes away at 88

Béla John Bognár founded a scholarship fund that has provided support for 255 Hungarian students. Continue reading

Wright State researcher Clintoria Williams makes cover of prestigious physiology magazine

The Physiologist Magazine named Clintoria Williams, an assistant professor at Wright State, as among the “now” generation of scientific trailblazers. Continue reading

Gary LeRoy sworn in as president of American Academy of Family Physicians

Gary LeRoy, associate dean for student affairs and admissions at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, will lead the American Academy of Family Physicians during the organization’s 50th year. Continue reading

Show off your Wright State pride during Homecoming Week

The celebration begins with the Homecoming Kickoff Party on Sept. 30 and concludes with the inaugural Festival of Flight on Oct. 5. Continue reading

Nick Warrington to oversee ARTSGala as COLA’s director of events and community engagement

Nick Warrington, a 2012 Wright State graduate, hopes to attract more first-time attendees and enhance the experience of all attendees at ARTSGala. Continue reading

Wright State alumni lead Oktoberfest at Dayton Art Institute

Wright State grads Patty and Michael Griest, who is also director of student enrollment services are co-chairs of the Dayton Art Institute’s annual Oktoberfest. Continue reading

Chris Taylor publishes chapter in book about masculinity

Chris Taylor, director of community standards and student conduct, examined ways to work with male students on masculinity issues in a new book chapter. Continue reading

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Katrina Merriweather and her team finish season strong with unifying trip to NCAA tournament

Coach Katrina Merriweather says the Raiders’ successful 2018-19 season was due to her players’ decision to ignore distractions, work hard and come together as a team. Continue reading