Monthly Archives: July 2013

Wright State psychologist to help teachers in Bolivia better understand disabilities

In Bolivia, they are called “second patio children”—kids with disabilities who are kept out of sight by their families, away from the main patio… Continue reading

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Wright State scientist Brown named to prestigious NIH pregnancy study section

The National Institutes of Health has named Thomas L. Brown, Ph.D., a Wright State University researcher investigating… Continue reading

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SOPP Dean Larry James appointed Associate Vice President for Military Affairs

Dr. Larry James, dean of the School of Professional Psychology, will assume a new role at Wright State University as Associate Vice President for Military Affairs, effective Aug. 12. In this new position, Dr. James will lead Wright State’s continued … Continue reading

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Dr. LaPearl Logan Winfrey named SOPP Interim Dean

Dr. LaPearl Logan Winfrey, associate dean of Wright State University’s School of Professional Psychology has been named the school’s Interim Dean, effective Aug. 12. She will replace Dr. Larry James, who has been named to a new position as Wright … Continue reading

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Instructors sharpen online teaching skills in new certificate program

IDOL program director Sheri Stover

Wright State’s Instructional Design for Online Learning certificate program helps college faculty, K–12 teachers and corporate trainers develop effective online courses. Continue reading

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Wright State professor makes breast cancer treatment discovery

Excerpt A Wright State University professor says he has discovered a way to slow tumor growth in patients suffering from breast cancer. Julian Gomez-Cambronero, a professor of biochemistry and molecular biology at Wright State’s Boonshoft School of Medicine, said his team found … Continue reading

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Wright State researcher discovers mechanism to slow tumor growth and metastasis in breast cancer

Julian Gomez-Cambronero finds key protein critical to tumor growth

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine professor Julian Gomez-Cambronero, Ph.D., and his research team have discovered a key protein… Continue reading

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Pre-college camps Discovery, Odyssey engaging kids on campus

The Office of Pre-College Programs offers a wide variety of week-long learning opportunities for K–12 students “camping” at Wright State University… Continue reading

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