Education & Human Services

Presidential debate expected to boost interest in Wright State’s democracy initiative with ThinkTV

Presidential debate expected to boost interest in Wright State’s democracy initiative with ThinkTV

Wright State and the Dayton PBS member station are collaborating on an online election hub designed to teach K-12 students about democracy and the political process. Continue reading

Wright State to offer scholarship in memory of shooting victim Parris Hummons

Wright State to offer scholarship in memory of shooting victim Parris Hummons

Dayton Early College Academy graduates will be the preferred recipients of the Parris Hummons Memorial Scholarship. Continue reading

Spring 2016 commencement ceremony in photos

Wright State University's class of 2016, including Joe Thomasson, celebrated during the spring commencement ceremony April 30 in the Nutter Center. (Photos by Will Jones and Erin Pence)

Wright State University honored more than 2,000 graduating students at its spring commencement ceremony April 30 in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Wright State President Hopkins urges graduates to serve others

Wright State President Hopkins urges graduates to serve others

“If you serve others before yourself, there is no limit to what you can do,” Wright State President David R. Hopkins told the class of 2016 during the commencement ceremony April 30. Continue reading

More than 2,000 to graduate at Wright State’s spring commencement ceremony

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Wright State will holds its 2016 spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, April 30, at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Wright State’s Celebration of Research showcases student projects

Wright State’s Celebration of Research showcases student projects

The annual Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities serves as a university-wide showcase of research projects by undergraduate and graduate students. Continue reading

Office of Disability Services honors graduates and scholarship recipients

Office of Disability Services honors graduates and scholarship recipients

The Office of Disability Services recognized graduating students, student employees and faculty and staff during its annual Scholarship and Graduation Reception. Continue reading

Wright State honors 2013 graduate with shoe collection

Melissa Ortiz-Bebbington '13 with her husband, Greg. Amigos Latinos Student Association has organized a shoe drive in her honor.

“Melissa’s Steps” shoe drive is collecting new and gently used shoes for men, women and children at El Puente Learning Center in Dayton and the East Dayton Community Center. Continue reading

Wright State offers 20 percent rebate on cost of undergrad summer classes

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The 20 percent rebate will be applied for up to three undergraduate credit hours during the summer semester. Continue reading

Immigration, foreign affairs likely focus of Wright State’s international students as presidential debate approaches

From left: International students like Avinash Vuppala, Srujana Subba, Arony Muhit and Tiffinie Snowden are excited to participate in presidential debate-related activities organized by Wright State’s University Center for International Education. (Photos by Erin Pence)

Wright State’s University Center for International Education plan to hold numerous presidential debate-related events, including panel discussions on the platforms of the political parties and the U.S. election process. Continue reading