Monthly Archives: September 2013

Wright Brothers Day celebrates innovative spirit

Wright brother impersonators

Wright State will celebrate the innovative spirit of both of its namesakes and its researchers on campus with Wright Brothers Day on Monday, Oct. 7, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., in the Student Union Atrium. Continue reading

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Dean Li rappels down downtown building for Big Brothers Big Sisters

Raj Soin College of Business Dean Joanne Li raised money for Big Brothers Big Sisters by rappelling from Dayton’s KeyBank building. Continue reading

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Michael Raymer named associate dean of engineering and computer science

Michael Raymer, Ph.D., has been appointed associate dean for research and graduate studies in the College of Engineering and Computer Science. Raymer is charged with expanding the research preeminence of the college by leading cross-disciplinary proposals that build upon world-class … Continue reading

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Higher education, degree completion keys to driving prosperity, President Hopkins says

Getting more Ohioans to attend college and complete their degrees is critical to produce a more competitive workforce, Wright State President David R. Hopkins told business leaders. Continue reading

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Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine professor named Gold Humanism Scholar at Harvard Macy Institute

Sabrina Neeley, a Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine assistant professor, named a Gold Humanism Scholar at the Harvard Macy Institute 2014 Program for Educators. Continue reading

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Catching the Bug

Wright State researchers developing virus-detection technology

Technology under development by Wright State researchers and field-deployable at public sites has the potential to detect viruses within minutes, giving early warning and reducing the possibility of an outbreak.
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Marie Hertzler appointed Modern Languages chair

Marie Hertzler has been appointed chair of the Department of Modern Languages. Continue reading

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