Monthly Archives: October 2013

Petkie named chair of Physics Department

Doug Petkie, an associate professor of physics, was named chair of Wright State’s Physics Department. Continue reading

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Elliot Gaines, other faculty represent Wright State at annual Semiotic Society conference

Elliot Gaines, professor of communication, served as program chair of the 38th annual meeting of the Semiotic Society of America and as president-elect of the group. The annual conference brings together scholars and professors who link fine arts, literary criticism, … Continue reading

Posted in Faculty & Staff Notes |

Dan Kirkpatrick elected president of Ohio Nurses Association

Dan Kirkpatrick, a clinical instructor at the Wright State–Miami Valley College of Nursing and Health, was recently elected president of the Ohio Nurses Association. Continue reading

Posted in Faculty & Staff Notes, News, Recognition |

Strategic Plan—EMPOWER

Robert J. Sweeney, Ph.D., 
Executive Vice President for Planning and 
Secretary to the 
Board of Trustees

The start of the new academic year marks the beginning of the implementation of our renewed Strategic Plan. Continue reading

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President’s Perspective—Oct. 2013

Photo of Dr. Hopkins

It’s my favorite time of year! I always enjoy seeing our students and faculty return to campus and welcoming our incoming class of students—the newest members of the Wright State University family! I’d like to thank everyone who helped with … Continue reading

Posted in Special Categories, The Podium |

Princeton Review says Wright State’s Raj Soin College of Business among the nation’s best

Wright State University’s Raj Soin College of Business has been named among the best business schools in the nation by The Princeton Review, winning the honor for the fifth year in a row. Continue reading

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It’s no mystery why detective writers love Wright State DNA expert

Mystery writers and detective novelists from around the nation now have a better grasp of DNA testing thanks to Dan Krane… Continue reading

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2013 Employee Recognition Awards recipient list

Employees are recognized for their service to Wright State for 10 to 40 or more years. Continue reading

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Creative Arts Center renovations to begin next spring

The Creative Arts Center, home of the Departments of Theatre, Dance, and Motion Pictures, Music, and Art and Art History, will undergo renovations and expansion beginning next spring. Continue reading

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2013 ArtsGala sets fundraising record

The 2013 ArtsGala was the most successful in the event’s 14-year history, with record attendance and $174,000 raised for scholarships. Continue reading

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