Author Archives: Erica Harrah

Wright State sociologist Marlese Durr wins prestigious Jessie Bernard Award

The American Sociological Association honored Marlese Durr for expanding the horizons of sociology to fully encompass the role of women in society. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Awards, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Sociology and Anthropology |

Wright State alumna Amy Riegel named executive director of state homeless coalition

Wright State political science graduate Amy Riegel works to end homelessness and promotes decent, safe, fair, affordable housing for all. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Applied Behavioral Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, International Studies, Liberal Arts, News, Political Science, School of Public and International Affairs |

Students in Archaeology Field School excavate 100-year-old family farm

Wright State students find numerous artifacts during excavation of 100-year-old family farm. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Field School in Archaeology, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Liberal Arts, News, Sociology and Anthropology, Videos |

Engineering and Computer Science students earn Dayton Workforce Partnership scholarships

College of Engineering and Computer Science logo

“Over the years, we have awarded by far more scholarships to Wright State students than all other area colleges,” said Ron Adler. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, News |

Registration now open for free Summer Educational Institute at Wright State

The Summer Educational Institute offers opportunities for educators, future educators and school personnel to learn about equity issues in schools. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Education & Leadership, Health, Education, & Human Services, Home news sidebar, News |

Wright State faculty, staff, administrators complete inaugural Data Literacy Institute

The Data Literacy Institute helped participants identify evidence-based practices that increased student equity, retention and success. Continue reading

Posted in Business, Career Services, Enrollment Management, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News, Student Success |

Wright State receives grant to digitize local program featuring prominent civil rights figures

Thanks to a grant from the Ohio Historical Records Advisory Board, Wright State’s Special Collections and Archives will digitize videocassettes of the weekly television program, “Like It Is.” Continue reading

Posted in Home news sidebar, Libraries, News, Special Collections and Archives |

College Engineering and Computer Science students participate in induction ceremonies

Recent engineering and computer science graduates took part in induction ceremonies for the Order of the Engineer and the Pledge of the Computing Professional. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, News, Student Success, Undergraduate |

Wright State alumnus Zachary Kiehl wins 2022 Soin Award for Innovation

Zachary Kiehl was honored by the Dayton Chamber of Commerce for SafeGuard, a real-time intelligent guardian technology. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Research |

Veterans career and resource fair to be held at Wright State

Military veterans can connect with employers and service organizations at the Vets Moving Forward event at Wright State on May 18. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Military & Veterans, News, Student Union |