Political Science

Wright State preparing to host first presidential debate

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Donna Schlagheck, retired chair of political science, provides insight on how the presidential debate will impact Wright State’s curriculum. Continue reading

Foreign service

Wright State alum Joshua Cummins gets inside peek at workings of Persian Gulf nation of Qatar
Foreign service

Joshua Cummins, who has degrees in history and international and comparative politics from Wright State, received first-hand lessons on the Persian Gulf nation of Qatar during a fellowship. Continue reading

More than 1,200 to graduate at Wright State’s fall commencement

Students cheer at commencement

Wright State’s winter commencement ceremony takes place Saturday, Dec. 19, at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Legal laureate

Military duty, law career highlight journey of Wright State alum Garrett Gall '73
Legal laureate

Military duty during Vietnam and a long law career highlight the journey of Wright State alumnus Garrett Gall ’73. Continue reading

Vaughn Shannon elected to board of national Middle East council of educators

Vaughn Shannon elected to board of national Middle East council of educators

Associate political science professor Vaughn Shannon’s research interests include international security, Middle East politics and political psychology. Continue reading

Wright State playing major role in commemorating 20th anniversary of Dayton Peace Accords

Donna Schlagheck portrait

Wright State experts also served as a major resource for a renowned Bosnian journalist seeking to unlock the historical significance and future of the Dayton Peace Accords. Continue reading

Cuban journalist says increasing freedoms, relations with U.S. are giving young people hope

elaine-díaz-cuba

Cuban journalist Elaine Díaz Rodriguez discussed “Cuba in an Era of Change” as part of Wright State’s Year of the Active Bystander program. Continue reading

CLASS action

College of Liberal Arts launches Center for Liberal Arts Student Success
Wayne Stark and Becca Salay talking

The new Center for Liberal Arts Student Success (CLASS) combines advising, faculty/student relationship-building, peer mentoring and career counseling. Continue reading

New minor focuses on Middle Eastern and Islamic studies

Awad Halabi in front of bookshelf

Minor in Middle Eastern and Islamic studies gives students a foundation in the history, language, religion, sociology and politics of the Middle East, from the seventh century to present day. Continue reading

Wright State’s Donna Schlagheck honored at Ohio House of Representatives

Donna Schlagheck and Cliff Rosenberger

Ohio House Speaker and Wright State grad Cliff Rosenberger read a commendation of professor Donna Schlagheck in the House chamber May 20. Continue reading