Faculty & Staff

Wright Day to Give shatters fundraising records

Annual giving day raises more than $205,000 to help Wright State students

25% of the gifts on the Wright Day to Give were directed to student emergency funds within the colleges, the Deedrick Student Support Fund or the Raider Food Pantry. Continue reading

Wright State Guardian and Newsroom staff honored in Ohio journalism contest

The Wright State Guardian Media Group was named the Best Daily College Newspaper in Ohio and staff members in the Offices of Communications and Marketing received three awards in the contest. Continue reading

Center for Teaching and Learning wins praise from Faculty Senate for help with remote teaching

Faculty Senate formally praises the Center for Teaching and Learning for providing training and programming during the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue reading

Erica Taylor named assistant dean for diversity and inclusion at Boonshoft School of Medicine

Erica Taylor transitions to the role from her position as the pediatrics clerkship director at the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine pediatrics chair to receive lifetime achievement award

John Duby, chair of the Department of Pediatrics, is the recipient of the 2020 C. Anderson Aldrich Award for lifetime achievement in developmental-behavioral pediatrics from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Continue reading

Racial Equity Task Force among Wright State initiatives to make anti-racism and inclusion a university priority

A grassroots coalition of students, faculty, staff and alumni is working on an initiative to confront racism and make anti-racist work a priority for the entire university community. Continue reading

Online inclusive excellence forum planned for Oct. 12

Wright State students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in an online forum on inclusive excellence and racial inequality on campus, in the region and nationally. Continue reading

Remote control

How Wright State faculty, staff, and students have adjusted to remote delivery of classes

After CaTS and CTL created a roadmap for online learning, faculty members used their creative instincts to continue offering students a quality education remotely. Continue reading

A champion for students

Wright State’s new president, Sue Edwards, leads the charge in focusing on student success

For President Sue Edwards, turning around Wright State ties back to three pressing priorities: recruitment, retention and relationships. Continue reading

La Fleur Small and Tammy Kahrig appointed to interim vice provost positions

La Fleur Small was named interim vice provost for faculty affairs, and Tammy Kahrig was named interim vice provost for curriculum, instruction, assessment and institutional accreditation. Continue reading