Staff

Petey Peterson, director of LGBTQA affairs, to receive national honor

Petey Peterson will be recognized for inclusive efforts that include helping create a preferred-name change process, gender-inclusive housing and all-gender restrooms on campus. Continue reading

Social work grad returns to Wright State to advocate for student survivors

Corrie Pleska, a licensed social worker, provides support and resources to student survivors of power-based violence, including domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking. Continue reading

Wright State students pay 100th birthday piano tribute to Irene Romanowski, longtime university music librarian

Irene Romanowski, retired music librarian at Wright State, established a scholarship for piano students. Continue reading

Stephanie Goodwin to present on bystander intervention training at National Academies convention

Stephanie Goodwin, director of faculty development and leadership, was invited to present at the National Academies of Science Engineering and Medicine convocation. Continue reading

Wright State medical school simulation center technician to demystify moulage at national conference

David Shablak, a simulation center technician who works in the Department of Emergency Medicine, uses his moulage skills to depict injuries for students and other educators. Continue reading

Wright Leader Academy to kick off with new cohort of emerging university leaders

The Wright Leader Academy is designed to help faculty and administrators grow their leadership skills, enhance their internal networks and advance the mission, vision and values of Wright State. Continue reading

LANA director Julia Acosta appointed to ACE Women’s Network executive board

Julia Acosta will encourage faculty and staff to get involved as partners across the state to increase the number of women in leadership positions in higher education. Continue reading

Jake Slemker promoted to head soccer coach at Wright State

Jake Slemker played for the Raiders from 2003 to 2006 and has served on the soccer team’s staff for the last eight years. Continue reading

Wright State communications staff, photographers honored in Ohio media contest

Wright State communications staff and photographers were honored for the third consecutive year in Ohio’s Best Journalism Contest. Continue reading

Wright State’s Alex Sogard promoted to head baseball coach

Alex Sogard, an assistant coach at Wright State for the last two years, replaces Jeff Mercer, who accepted the head coach position at Indiana. Continue reading