Human Services

Flying Fishes

Wright State super alums establish legacy scholarship in the name of their sister
Flying Fishes

The four Fish sisters were highly involved in campus life as Wright State students in the 1970s. Continue reading

Social butterfly

Wright State alum Teri Dwillis '14 gives wings to young mothers in her role at Catholic Social Services
Social butterfly

Wright State alum Teri Dwillis ’14 gives wings to young mothers in her role at Catholic Social Services. Continue reading

Wright State instructors play key role in Montgomery County drug abuse prevention contest

Wright State instructors play key role in Montgomery County drug abuse prevention contest

The winner of a Montgomery County Drug-Free Coalition poster and poetry contest will have the option of selecting a scholarship to Wright State. Continue reading

Education’s lifeguard

Program expansion, partnerships are retiring Dean Charlotte Harris' legacy
Education’s lifeguard

Charlotte Harris, who will retire as dean of the College of Education and Human Services at the end of the year, reflects on her career in academia. Continue reading

Students express creativity at event recognizing Mental Health Awareness Week

Students express creativity at event recognizing Mental Health Awareness Week

Students and community members expressed themselves on canvas during a Paint Your Personality event in honor of Mental Health Awareness Week. Continue reading

French lesson

Wright State’s Carine Verlin spins life’s challenges into gold
Carline Verlin in Wright State’s Friendship Food Pantry

Carine Verlin grew up in France and later weathered significant challenges. Today, the 43-year-old is a graduate student at Wright State with a psychology degree and is steaming toward a double master’s degree. Continue reading

Joseph Keferl named dean of the College of Education and Human Services

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Joseph Keferl, a longtime Wright State faculty member, administrator and alumnus, will assume the position of dean in January and will begin serving as dean-elect in October. Continue reading

Wright State staff and alumni make ‘Forty Under 40’ list

Wright State manager, alumni honored in DBJ’s “Forty Under 40”

Once again Wright State University was well represented in the Dayton Business Journal’s 2015 Forty Under 40 Awards. Continue reading

Wright State to host psychotherapy giant Don Meichenbaum

Don Meichenbaum was named one of the 10 most influential psychotherapists of the last century by “American Psychologist,” the official journal of the American Psychological Association.

Named among the most influential psychotherapists of the 20th century, Don Meichenbaum will highlight a day-long presentation and workshop at Wright State University… Continue reading

Wright State plays key role in 2015 Drug Abuse Prevention Poster Contest

April King poster

A scholarship to Wright State is an option for the winner of a poster contest sponsored by the Montgomery County Drug-Free Coalition. Continue reading