Search Results for Laurie M. Joyner

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 […]

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 […]