Liberal Arts

‘CBS Sunday Morning’ interviews historian David McCullough in Wright State Archives

Dawne Dewey with David McCullough

Wright State’s Special Collections and Archives hosts David McCullough and a crew from “CBS Sunday Morning” for an interview on the historian’s new book on the Wright brothers. Continue reading

ArtsGala features night of unparalleled entertainment

Wright State's fine and performing arts students displayed their rich talents throughout the Creative Arts Center during ArtsGala March 28.

Fine and performing arts students displayed their rich talents throughout the Creative Arts Center during ArtsGala March 28. Continue reading

Psychological phenomenon

Wright State’s Kevin Smith hopes to combine psychology with political science
Psychological phenomenon

Kevin Smith, who bounced around the foster care system for nearly 10 years before being adopted, is poised to graduate and hopes to combine psychology with political science. Continue reading

Video: Crime rate heating up? Experts say yes

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Mike Norris, director of crime and justice studies at Wright State, says crime rates see an increase when temperatures go up. Watch the report from WDTN 2 News.  

It’s ‘Pan’-Demonium!

Bruce Cromer as Captain Hook

Excerpt It’s a ballet, a new “twist” Broadway show and now the Wright State Theatre Department is taking a stab at it, or should I say hook? Yes, it’s Peter PAN-demonium! The latest is happening right now at WSU — … Continue reading

Stage set for annual ArtsGala at Wright State

Mimes. They know how to have fun.

The annual Wright State Arts Gala, which has raised more than $1.75 million for arts scholarships during its 15-year history, is scheduled for Saturday, March 28. Continue reading

Women’s History Month residency to feature trans activist and biologist

Julia Serano

Julia Serano, a transgender activist, biologist and spoken-word performer, will visit Wright State March 24-26 as the Women’s History Month Scholar-in-Residence. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre to soar with ‘Peter Pan’

Peter Pan flying above stage

Wright State Theatre continues its 40th season in the Festival Playhouse with “Peter Pan” March 19-22 and again from April 2-12. Continue reading

​Wright State staging high flying ‘Peter Pan’

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Excerpt Mark Charlap, Jule Styne, Carolyn Leigh, Betty Comden, and Adolph Green’s classic musical comedy “Peter Pan,” which celebrated its 60th anniversary last year, will be presented by Wright State University beginning Thursday. Based on J.M. Barrie’s 1904 play, this … Continue reading

Wright State Arts Gala showcases student talent

Wright State Theatre presents crowd-pleasing musical 'Hot Mikado'

Excerpt If your image of a community fundraiser is a dinner/dance where you’re seated at a table with eight others for the entire evening, you’ll have to revise that concept when it comes to Wright State University’s annual Arts Gala. … Continue reading