Monthly Archives: May 2016

Current affair

Wright State neuroscience professors open eyes of high schoolers with electrifying lesson on neural pathways

Wright State faculty reach out to the community to promote a new undergraduate neuroscience major. Continue reading

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A coach on and off the field

The Wright State baseball team finished 41-15 overall and in first place in the Horizon League, earning the top seed in the league tournament, which begins May 25 at Nischwitz Stadium. Continue reading

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Wright State associate professor receives Distinguished Health Educator Service Award

Marietta Orlowski is associate professor of community health at the Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Global Health and health promotion and education director for the Master of Public Health Program. Continue reading

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Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers studied tweets to learn more about use of marijuana edibles

The study, which is the first to attempt to analyze Twitter data on marijuana edibles, is supported by a $1.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Drug Abuse. Continue reading

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Redefining the many roles advisers play in student success

Sarah Cicora, an academic adviser in the Department of Psychology, encourages students to meet with their adviser to learn about the many resources advisers can share. Continue reading

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Wright State researchers tapped for selective state research commercialization training

Wright State medical researcher Caroline Cao

Wright State researchers will participate in a state training opportunity designed to foster research commercialization and entrepreneurship. Continue reading

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Wright State University President David R. Hopkins to retire in June 2017

Photo of Wright State University President David R. Hopkins

Wright State President David R. Hopkins led the university during a campus expansion, record levels of enrollment and fundraising and national recognition for community service and being disability and military friendly. Continue reading

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