Education & Human Services

Good conduct medal

Wright State vice president Gary Dickstein receives prestigious national honor from the Association for Student Conduct Administration

Gary Dickstein recognized for contributing significantly to the development of the Wright State campus and the field of student affairs. Continue reading

Wright State University exploring partnership opportunities with Verily Life Sciences to combat opioid crisis

Wright State is exploring opportunities to join community organizations to collaborate with Verily Life Sciences in the launch of a full-service treatment ecosystem based on the critical need in local communities. Continue reading

Second nature

Wright State grad Miranda Martin puts her athletic training skills to good use in treating an injured football player

As the football player lay on the field with a possible spinal cord injury, the words of athletic trainer Miranda Martin’s instructor kept ringing in her ears. Continue reading

Fall 2018 commencement ceremony in photos

Wright State University honored nearly 1,700 graduating students at its fall commencement ceremony Dec. 15 in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

President Schrader tells graduating students that touching lives will be their legacy

Wright State University President Cheryl B. Schrader told graduating students at fall commencement that acts of kindness can be a powerful world-changing force. Continue reading

Nearly 1,700 students to graduate at Wright State’s 2018 fall commencement

Wright State University will hold its 2018 fall commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 15, at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Wright State professor Kevin Lorson honored with top state award for contributions to health education

Kevin Lorson, director of the Physical Education Licensure Program, was recognized for his role in getting a health education standards bill introduced in the Ohio Senate. Continue reading

Collaboration with National Science Teachers Association benefits Wright State teacher candidates

Partnership with the National Science Teachers Association provides Wright State education majors with a world of science information. Continue reading

Mid-term mindfulness

Dayton Regional STEM School students of Wright State alum James Smith in national spotlight with elections project

Wright State alumnus James Smith worked with his students at the Dayton Regional STEM School to create an online nonpartisan election guide. Continue reading

Getting physical

Wright State professor Karen Wonders spreads gospel of exercise for cancer patients

Karen Wonders, director of the Wright State Sports Science Program, founded the Maple Tree Cancer Alliance, which provides exercise, nutritional guidance and fellowship to people battling cancer. Continue reading