Monthly Archives: September 2012

LEADER Consortium: Mentoring is key to academics’ success

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The business world is laden with examples of professionals who found or created invaluable mentoring relationships that helped lead them up the corporate ladder. Continue reading

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Wright State expert named to esteemed national DNA panel

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An associate professor of virology at Wright State University, has been selected to serve on the prestigious 21-member Recombinant DNA Advisory Committee. Continue reading

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“Relentless” attitude has accomplished much—President Hopkins

Photo of President Hopkins speaking at Convocation 2012

Record graduations and research funding, recognition for community engagement and new facilities are among many points of pride Wright State has achieved over the past five years. Continue reading

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Dome field advantage: Mini U. to unveil new greenhouse

Photo of the inside of Mini University at Wright State University's new learning space-a geodesic greenhouse.

Moms and dads, don’t be surprised if your son or daughter comes home from preschool with a green thumb this fall. Continue reading

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Board of Regents appoints Gary LeRoy, M.D., to new Primary Care Scholarship Selection Committee

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LeRoy, associate dean for student affairs and admissions and associate professor of family medicine, was one of seven physicians appointed to serve on the committee. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine family physician to receive Pfizer Teacher Development Award

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This award recognizes outstanding, new community-based physicians who combine clinical practice with part-time teaching of family medicine. Continue reading

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Dr. Herringer, History Department, Featured on “The Gothic”

Carol Herringer, Ph.D., professor and chair of the history department, was featured on “The Gothic,” a radio program broadcast around Australia in August. Hosted by Gary Bryson, the program discussed the Gothic influence on art and architecture. The entire program … Continue reading

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Alex Wenning, Honors Program, Represents University at Phi Kappa Phi Convention

Alex Wenning, associate director of the Wright State Honors Program, represented the university’s chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines—at its 2012 biennial convention in St. … Continue reading

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