Social Work & Human Services

Wright State’s College of Health, Education and Human Services will open next fall

The College of Health, Education and Human Services brings together the outstanding faculty, staff and students from Wright State’s health-related and education programs. Continue reading

Wright State women achievers celebrated by Women’s Center during Black History Month

The Women’s Center is celebrating Black women doing wonderful things at Wright State. Continue reading

Two alumni appointed national trustees for Wright State

Ricky Peters ’84 received a bachelor’s degree in systems engineering, and Brittney C. Whiteside ’07, ’12 received a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling. Continue reading

Coat collectors

Wright State University social work majors are collecting winter coats for students at Fairborn Primary School. Continue reading

Tower power

Social work major Rebekah Wyse calls study abroad trip to France experience of a lifetime

Rebekah Wyse decided to major in social work at Wright State so she could help others. Continue reading

Over the top

Renee Dollenmayer, a rehabilitation services major, is the definition of “involved” at Wright State. Continue reading

New health college on the horizon for Wright State University

Wright State will formally announce plans for a new health college at a Kick-Off Celebration Wednesday, Feb. 12, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Student Union Endeavour Room. Continue reading

High School and college students can explore health careers at Wright State Feb. 17

High school and college students can learn more about a variety of health-related careers during Path to Health Professions Day on Feb. 17 at Wright State. Continue reading

Béla John Bognár, professor emeritus of social work, passes away at 88

Béla John Bognár founded a scholarship fund that has provided support for 255 Hungarian students. Continue reading

Wright State alumni lead Oktoberfest at Dayton Art Institute

Wright State grads Patty and Michael Griest, who is also director of student enrollment services are co-chairs of the Dayton Art Institute’s annual Oktoberfest. Continue reading