Women’s Center

Anti-sexist activist Jackson Katz to speak at Wright State

Anti-sexist activist Jackson Katz to speak at Wright State

Jackson Katz will give a free talk at Wright State as part of the university’s Year of the Active Bystander program on Oct. 13 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

Leader board

Participation in HERS Institutes strengthens ranks of women leaders at Wright State
Stephanie Goodwin, Jennie Buckwalter and Jennie Gallimore on campus

Jennie Buckwalter, Jennie Gallimore and Stephanie Goodwin are latest Wright State women leaders to participate in the Higher Education Resource Services (HERS) Summer Institute. Continue reading

Wright State, City of Dayton collaborate on effort to support emerging women leaders

Nan Whaley, Kelli Zaytoun and Kimberly Barrett

The Women’s Leadership Collaborative of Greater Dayton seeks to increase the number of women in the region who hold leadership roles in government, education and business. Continue reading

Crocheting for a cause

Cindy Vanzant knitting

A group of Wright State staff has gone through miles of yarn to create more than 400 items for those in need. Continue reading

Women’s Center sponsors student artist and activist


Student Charmaine Renee, an art major, is using art to express her concern about sexual violence and to help victims tell their stories. Continue reading

Women’s History Month residency to feature trans activist and biologist

Julia Serano

Julia Serano, a transgender activist, biologist and spoken-word performer, will visit Wright State March 24-26 as the Women’s History Month Scholar-in-Residence. Continue reading

Women’s Studies Quilt Show raises money for scholarships

Women’s Studies Quilt Show raises money for scholarships

Second annual Women’s Studies Quilt Show celebrated Women’s Studies through quilt stories. Continue reading

Two Wright State employees recognized by the American Council on Education

Raj Soin College of Business logo

Wright State’s Melissa Gruys and Latricia Milhouse recognized for supporting the advancement of women in higher education. Continue reading

Wright State employee advocate recognized with top 2015 SCLC award

Rountree, J.D., most recently served as assistant director of affirmative action at Wright State before being named to head the university’s Office of Ombuds.

Wright State University’s Hazel Rountree was awarded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award. Continue reading