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Michael Conlan takes command of Wright State’s art galleries

As the new coordinator of the Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries, Michael Conlan has lofty ambitions for the galleries. Continue reading

Seton Hall’s Allie Matters named head volleyball coach at Wright State

Allie Matters played at Seton Hall from 2006 to 2009 and served as the volleyball team’s first assistant coach for the last seven years. Continue reading

Wright State librarian Sue Polanka wins Ohio academic library award for distinguished service

Sue Polanka honored for promoting academic libraries and librarianship around Ohio and for providing leadership with the Academic Library Association of Ohio. Continue reading

Wright State names Walter J. Branson vice president for finance and operations, chief business officer

Walter Branson will oversee Wright State’s budgeting, planning, internal audit, human resources, business operations and environmental management functions, as well as the campus grounds, maintenance, physical plant operations and university police. Continue reading

Wright State communications staff, photographers honored in Ohio journalism contest

Second consecutive year SPJ recognizes Wright State staff

Staff members from the Office of Communications and Office of Marketing received four awards for their coverage of Wright State in the 2017 Ohio’s Best Journalism Contest. Continue reading

Wright State’s LGBTQA affairs director joins Dayton Human Relations Council

Serving on the Dayton Human Relations Council will help Petey Peterson extend their work with the LGBTQA community of Dayton. Continue reading

Chief Diversity Officer Matt Boaz honored by Greene County Prosecutor’s Office

Matt Boaz will receive the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office 2017 Community Service Award during an April 3 training session on combating human trafficking. Continue reading

Latino landmark

Julia Acosta is the new director of Wright State’s Office of Latino Affairs

The Office of Latino Affairs helps all departments in the recruitment and retention of students and helps connect them with faculty and staff. Continue reading

Katherine Myers recognized for her contributions in the Office of Disability Services

Katherine Myers, an assistive technology specialist in the Office of Disability Services, recently received several awards for her work at Wright State. Continue reading

Matthew Boaz named chief diversity officer at Wright State

Matthew Boaz joined Wright State University as the director of equity and inclusion in 2013. Continue reading