Events

Wright State University Public History Graduate Symposium
March 13, 2015, 9:00am - 4:30pm ; Apollo Room, Student Union

The 4th annual Public History Graduate Symposium explores History Through a Prism: Untold Stories with Emmy Winning Aviation Filmmaker Adam White on Friday, March 13th, 2015 in the Apollo Room of the Student Union.

Adamn WhiteAdam White, a graduate of the film program from Wright State University, has won multiple regional Emmy Awards for his films The Restorers, Red Tail Reborn and The Restorers: They Were All Volunteers, and an Emmy for Cinematography for the PBS documentary "Generations: Cuyahoga Valley National Park". Adam and his company Hemlock Films received the rare "Special Achievement" award from the International Council of Airshows in 2011 for his new film Rise Above.

Currently, Adam and Hemlock Films are working to release their new series The Restorers. In addition, Adam is serving as producer for the new PBS documentary Beyond the Powder about the first women's air race in 1929.

With over 25 years of freelancer experience, Adam has worked on most every type of media in various roles. The majority of his time is spent working as a director/cinematographer with a specialty in SteadiCam working on big budget Hollywood films, TV shows, award winning documentaries, and commercials.

This event is sponsored by the Wright State University Department of History, Wright State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives, Public History Professionals Student Organization, Public History Alumni, and National Aviation Heritage Alliance.

View the full symposium and reception schedule.

Register online or by calling (937) 775-2092

3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Dayton, Ohio 45435. Phone: (937) 775-2525