Search Results for Laurie M. Joyner

Joyner To Leave Her Post

November 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Chairman of Wittenberg’s Board of Directors Thomas J. Murray announced in an email sent on Wednesday, Nov. 4 at about 5 p.m. that Laurie Joyner would be leaving her post as president of Wittenberg University as of Friday, Nov. 6. The statement – which was […]

Why President Joyner’s Influence Shouldn’t be Honored

October 11, 2014 // 6 Comments

Last week, “The Dayton Business Journal” named Wittenberg President Laurie Joyner one of the 50 most influential businesswomen in the Dayton area. Joyner’s honor is highly unsettling, as it highlights and reaffirms the direction of our liberal arts institution towards a callous business model — […]

My Time In Joyner’s Wittenberg

May 21, 2014 // 0 Comments

On any given day, the second floor of Recitation Hall is humming loudly, particularly centered around the President’s office. President Laurie Joyner’s day on Monday, March 24 started early “this morning at 4 a.m.” she told me. When I arrived at 9:30 a.m., we were […]

Wittenberg Under Water

September 15, 2015 // 0 Comments

The financial issues that have plagued Wittenberg University for the past several years continue as the university moves into the next fiscal year. The university is projecting a $6 million deficit for fiscal year 2016. According to Laurie Joyner, university president, the budget deficit is […]

Witt’s Lawsuit Against Former Firm Moves Along

September 5, 2015 // 0 Comments

Throughout the summer, the lawsuit which Wittenberg’s Board of Directors filed against their former law — Martin, Browne, Harper and Hull (Martin Browne) and two of the firm’s partners — has moved through the Clark County Court of Common Pleas. Last year, Wittenberg alleged in […]

The Tape Comes Off: Witt Discusses Race and the Cops

September 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

Last Monday, over 100 Wittenberg students, faculty, staff, and community members came together under the leadership of Julius Bailey, professor of philosophy, to discuss recent highly publicized events of racial profiling and police brutality. The town hall style meeting called “The Tape Comes Off: Race, Rights, and […]

The 55 of Title IX

May 22, 2014 // 1 Comment

On Thursday, May 1, the U.S. Department of Education released a list of 55 schools under investigation for possible Title IX violations regarding the handling of sexual assaults on campus; Wittenberg, amongst other, bigger schools such as Ohio State University, is on the list. According […]