Political Science

Wright State students reflect on Civil Rights Pilgrimage

Wright State University students spent their spring break on a pilgrimage to historical sites associated with the civil rights movement. Continue reading

World power

Wright State political scientist Vaughn Shannon elected president of Dayton Council on World Affairs

Shannon says his calling is to make sure citizens are educated on international affairs so they can make informed choices. Continue reading

Model of success

Wright State’s Model UN team continues tradition of excellence for 40th year

For the 40th consecutive year, Wright State University’s Model United Nations team won top honors at the National Model UN Conference March 24-28 in New York City. Continue reading

Hunger pains

Tony Hall, who spent his career battling world hunger, talks social change with Wright State students

He remembers the exact moment when battling world hunger became his passion. It was during a famine and still burns in the memory of Tony Hall, ex-congressman and former U.S. ambassador. Continue reading

Wright State employees honored for excellence

Wright State University will recognize select staff and faculty members for their vital contributions to the university with the Awards for Excellence ceremony April 2. Continue reading

Presidential Award for Faculty Excellence: Early Career Achievement

Lee Hannah

Part of the series: Faculty Awards for Excellence 2018

Lee Hannah, assistant professor of political science, has had a tremendous impact on many students’ education. Continue reading

Wright State pilgrimage focuses on Children of the Civil Rights Movement

Wright State students will make a pilgrimage March 5-9 to historical sites associated with the civil rights movement, while examining a crucial phase of America’s past. Continue reading

Engaging experience

Wright State’s new Agents of Change community-engagement course a hot ticket with students

The new Agents of Change course empowers students to become more active citizens, create partnerships with community groups and promote positive change. Continue reading

Supporting democracy in coffee country

International observer of Colombian elections is the latest role for Wright State alumnus and Foreign Service Officer James Mosher

Two-time Wright State grad James Mosher has worked around the world as part of the U.S. Foreign Service. Continue reading

More than 2,000 students to graduate at Wright State’s 2018 spring commencement

Wright State University will hold its 2018 spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, April 28, at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading