Women’s Studies

Wright State women give new meaning to confidence

Confidence U logo

Wright State’s Kappa Delta sorority and the Women’s Center collaborated to promote a greater self-confidence in women and girls through a film titled “Confidence U.” Continue reading

Women’s History Month residency to feature CNN VP of diversity and inclusion

Geraldine Moriba

As part of her Women’s History Month residency at Wright State, CNN’s Geraldine Moriba will deliver the Anita Hill Annual Lecture on Gender Justice on March 13. Continue reading

Race, Class, Gender and Sexuality Symposium celebrates identity and social change

Jakobi Williams

The Race, Class, Gender and Sexuality Symposium at Wright State examined myriad topics including race in the GBLTQ community, construction of black identities and feminism in media. Continue reading

Brilliance lost

An essay by David A. Petreman, professor of Spanish language and Latin American literature
Stefan Pugh

On Stefan Pugh’s office door is a plaque that reads “Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research,” a declaration not only of this professor’s remarkable accomplishments… Continue reading

More than 900 people experience TEDxDayton


Diverse speakers and performances that touched on everything from translational leadership to the color of music were featured in the inaugural TEDxDayton, an event designed to spread ideas and inspiration. Continue reading


Wright State scholars, experts to enrich Dayton event

Rewriting the formula for college success. Enhancing learning through brain stimulation. Bringing numbers to life. Examining racial identity. Learning leadership secrets. Continue reading

Workshop to examine economics, democracy and violence in India

Workshop to examine economics, democracy and violence in India

The Wright State departments of economics, English, religion, women’s studies and the Women’s Center are sponsoring a workshop that… Continue reading

Celebrating 20 years of leadership, resource sharing, events and advocacy

The Women's Center and Womens Studies program partnership at Wright State
Now in its 14th year, the Women in Art: Unheard Voices show continues to help women artists put together the body of their work for a show. The 2010 artists (l–r): Samantha Layne, Carol Moore, Sheryl Scott, and Lillian Herbert.

Join us in celebrating 20 years of partnership between the Women’s Center and the Women’s Studies program Friday, March 8 from 2–4 p.m. in the Millett Hall Atrium. Continue reading

Women’s Center and Women’s Studies sponsor scholar-in-residence

Photo of Jennifer McWeeny, Ph.D.

Wright State students in the women’s studies program will be getting a visitor to their lectures this week, and the general public will be treated… Continue reading

Symposium keynote speaker to discuss sexual violence

Photo of a "slutwalk"

The keynote lecture of the 2012 Race, Class, Gender, Sexuality Symposium will address the racial implications of the SlutWalks movement. Continue reading