Multicultural Affairs and Community Engagement

Wright State to host the third annual Diversity in Multicultural Millennium Conference

Mia Birdsong will give a keynote address on Sept. 22 at the Diversity in Multicultural Millennium Conference.

“Breaking the Class Ceiling: Economic Inequality in the U.S.” conference takes place Sept. 22 and Sept. 23 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

Wright State’s Raider Guardian app a handy tool for staying safe on campus

Raider Guardian: Wright State's new safety app set to launch fall semester

Students, faculty and staff at Wright State’s Dayton Campus are able to call university police at the touch of a button. Continue reading

Wright State welcomes two new members to its Board of Trustees

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Ohio Gov. John Kasich has appointed two new trustees to the 11-member Wright State University Board of Trustees. Continue reading

Wright State to host Ohio Diversity Officers Collaboration conference

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“Diversity and Social Activism in the 21st Century” is the theme of an Ohio Diversity Officers Collaboration conference hosted by Wright State on July 29. Continue reading

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Wright State’s Mai Nguyen a driving force behind PBS documentary on Vietnamese-Americans
Mai Nguyen, director of the Asian and Native American Center, worked with ThinkTV to create two documentaries on local Vietnamese-Americans.

Mai Nguyen, director of the Asian and Native American Center, helps create PBS documentary on local second-generation Vietnamese-Americans. Continue reading

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

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Wright State will holds its 2016 spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, April 30, at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Wright State installs exhibit on history of women and voting as presidential debate approaches

Wright State installs exhibit on history of women and voting as presidential debate approaches

The Wright State Women’s Center created an exhibit that recognizes the historical struggle of women to win the right to vote and brings attention to the power of women in this election. Continue reading

Numerous events scheduled for Asian Heritage Month at Wright State

Numerous events scheduled for Asian Heritage Month at Wright State

Wright State’s Asian and Native American Center has organized many educational and fun activities throughout April to celebrate Asian Heritage Month. Continue reading

Office of LGBTQA Affairs making difference at Wright State

From left: Josh Scacco, the Office of LGBTQA Affairs graduate assistant, and Petey Peterson, the first director of LGBTQA affairs at Wright State. (Photos by Erin Pence)

The Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Ally Affairs and its first director, Petey Peterson, are expanding activities at Wright State. Continue reading