Cliff Rosenberger, Ohio Speaker of House of Representatives, is Commencement Speaker

Warned legislators to exercise caution in dealing with Wright State

The Dayton Daily News has revealed that Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger will serve as Wright State University’s spring commencement speaker, just a year after he warned legislators about working with the school.Former president David Hopkins said he was "deeply sadden" by Rosenbberger's comments.  Rosenberger was a 2012 WSU graduate.

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For the DDN story in which Rosenberger warned state legislators be use caution in dealing with Wright State, go to DDN

The commencement ceremony is set for 10 a.m., April 29 in the Nutter Center.

“My thing is going to be about congratulating the students and wishing them well,” Rosenberger said, quickly adding that he told Wright State officials that he would also address recent administrative problems at the university. “It was expressed to me that they would have it no other way.”