Political Science

Author of ‘Pivotal Tuesdays’ to visit Wright State for Presidential Lecture, Common Text events

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Historian Margaret O’Mara will give a Presidential Lecture on Nov. 2 and and participate in Common Text events on Nov. 3. Continue reading

Documentary film exploring Ohio’s key role in presidential elections to have preview screening in Yellow Springs

Documentary film exploring Ohio’s key role in presidential elections to have preview screening in Yellow Springs

“As Ohio Goes” will be screened Oct. 16 at the Little Art Theatre in Yellow Springs and will be broadcast on Oct. 17 on ThinkTV in Dayton and CET in Cincinnati. Continue reading

Election direction

Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple to blog for LexisNexis about Millennial views
Recipients of LexisNexis Election 2016 Scholarships, Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple will  will write blog posts offering their insights into the presidential election from a Millennial viewpoint. (Photo by Will Jones)

Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple have received LexisNexis Election 2016 Scholarships. Continue reading

Wright State student plays leadership role in Air Force ROTC

Wright State junior Elizabeth Stoermer grew up with the military being part of her family history and plans to continue the legacy with the Air Force. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Wright State junior Elizabeth Stoermer grew up with the military being part of her family history and plans to continue the legacy in the Air Force. Continue reading

Nationally known journalist to moderate Wright State’s mock presidential debate

Nationally known journalist to moderate Wright State’s mock presidential debate

Wright State students will represent the candidates’ views during a mock presidential debate on Sept. 13. Continue reading

Pack mentality

New book by Wright State’s Edward Fitzgerald shows importance of courts in saving the wolf
Pack mentality

Political science professor Edward Fitzgerald says that over the years the courts have been instrumental in protecting the environment. Continue reading

Of great import

Wright State alum Brandon Snell helping introduce wines of Moldova to U.S. market
Of great import

Brandon Snell has a bachelor’s degree in political science and master’s degree in international and comparative politics from Wright State. Continue reading

‘Pivotal Tuesdays’ seen as important resource for presidential debate watchers at Wright State

‘Pivotal Tuesdays’ seen as important resource for presidential-debate watchers at Wright State

“Pivotal Tuesdays: Four Elections that Shaped the 20th Century” is this year’s Common Text and will be distributed to students this summer during Orientation. Continue reading

The Legend

Wright State graduate Andy Winchek '69 served as the university’s first mascot
The Legend

Vera Winchek remembers late husband, Andy’s, days as the Wright State Raiders’ No. 1 supporter. Continue reading

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