Category Archives: Outreach

From the Stacks: 150 years of Paul Laurence Dunbar

By Jane Wildermuth, Head of University Libraries Special Collections and Archives In 2022, the Miami Valley will celebrate 150 years of the life and work of poet Paul Laurence Dunbar, a prolific writer renowned for his dialectical poetry. Dunbar was … Continue reading

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New Exhibit “Rightfully Hers” Explores History of Women’s Suffrage

Rightfully Hers Special Collections and Archives, Wright State University Libraries, is excited to host a new popup exhibition from the National Archives, Rightfully Hers, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment. Rightfully Hers contains simple messages exploring … Continue reading

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Learn How to Start a Family Oral History Project & Celebrate Preservation Week

Recording the stories of our parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, and other relatives and friends, can be a powerful way to capture history that otherwise would be lost. What better way to learn about our family history than through the … Continue reading

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