Author: Lucas Gonzalez (Lucas Gonzalez)

Dayton’s Not Dead: Dayton area high schoolers’ passions for cinema continues to grow

Dayton’s Not Dead: Dayton area high schoolers’ passions for cinema continues to grow

When they met, Dayton area filmmakers Christian Gentry and Max Kaplan were competitors. Nearly five years later, they have become the closest of collaborators. The 18-year-olds have worked on numerous films together, many of which have screened at a Dayton movie theater. Gentry and Kaplan, both high schoolers, met at a film contest in 2014....

Wright State administrator recognized for accomplishments in student conduct

Wright State administrator recognized for accomplishments in student conduct

A Wright State administrator was recognized for his service to the field of student conduct by the Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA). Gary Dickstein, vice president of student affairs at Wright State, received ASCA’s Donald D. Gehring Award, the most prestigious honor presented by the association. He accepted the award at ASCA’s annual national...

Wright State Chief Diversity Officer accepts position with City of Toledo

Wright State Chief Diversity Officer accepts position with City of Toledo

A nationally recognized leader of equity and inclusion and former employee of Wright State University has accepted a new position in Toledo. Matt Boaz, the former chief diversity officer at Wright State, will serve as the director of diversity and inclusion with the City of Toledo, according to an announcement from University President Cheryl Schrader....

Wright State seeks long-term adjunct positions as strike enters third week

Wright State seeks long-term adjunct positions as strike enters third week

As the Wright State faculty strike enters its third week, the university says it will hire long-term adjuncts to fill in for WSU faculty union (AAUP-WSU) members currently on strike. “Wright State has begun posting advertisements for long-term adjuncts as the union’s strike continues. We are looking forward to bringing in more, qualified instructors to...

UPDATED: Board offers final contract, faculty union responds with concessions

UPDATED: Board offers final contract, faculty union responds with concessions

After two weeks of a faculty strike at Wright State, university administrators have proposed new contract terms to faculty members represented by WSU’s faculty union (AAUP-WSU). The offer follows several sessions of negotiations between faculty and administration over the past weeks. “Trustees listened to AAUP executive team members at recent meetings, examined every area of...