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Speaking terms

Wright State assistant professor Joshua Mabra’s quest for family heritage fired a passion for Arabic
Speaking terms

Understanding his family heritage sparked a passion for Arabic in Joshua Mabra, assistant professor in the Department of Modern Languages. Continue reading

Office of LGBTQA Affairs making difference at Wright State

From left: Josh Scacco, the Office of LGBTQA Affairs graduate assistant, and Petey Peterson, the first director of LGBTQA affairs at Wright State. (Photos by Erin Pence)

The Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Ally Affairs and its first director, Petey Peterson, are expanding activities at Wright State. Continue reading

Climate change survey of science teachers co-designed by Wright State’s Lee Hannah making national splash

Climate change survey of science teachers co-designed by Wright State’s Lee Hannah making national splash

Published in Science magazine, the survey examined how public school teachers are teaching climate change in the classroom. Continue reading

Glen Solomon elected to the Association of Professors of Medicine Council

Glen Solomon elected to the Association of Professors of Medicine Council

Glen Solomon is professor and chair of the Department of Internal Medicine and professor and interim chair of the Department of Neurology at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Generation Z students may play major role in presidential election

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Research by Wright State assistant professor Corey Seemiller finds members of Generation Z have surprising solidarity in views on education, employment, personal freedoms and military intervention. Continue reading

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute unveils new name, expanded mission

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute unveils new name, expanded mission

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute, which began as the Center for Urban and Public Affairs, announced a new brand and name to mark growth in the organization’s trajectory and portfolio.
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Branded: defining Wright State together

Branded: defining Wright State together

What is the essence of Wright State University? What does it stand for? How is it perceived and where is it going? These are the questions that have driven a comprehensive branding initiative. Continue reading

Generation station

Wright State’s Corey Seemiller authors book about Generation Z
Research by Corey Seemiller, assistant professor of organizational leadership, finds members of Generation Z are smart, giving and independent.

Research by Wright State assistant professor Corey Seemiller finds members of Generation Z are smart, giving and independent. Continue reading

25 Wright State physicians and faculty named 2015-16 Best Doctors in America

25 Wright State physicians and faculty named 2015-16 Best Doctors in America

Wright State physicians and faculty were named best doctors across a range of specialties ranging from pediatric pulmonology to family medicine and psychiatry to orthopaedic surgery. Continue reading

Wright State to celebrate new Office of LGBTQA Affairs

Petey Peterson joined Wright State in July as the director of the Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Ally Affairs.

The Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Ally Affairs will host a Launch event on Jan. 27 beginning at noon in the Student Union Rathskeller. Continue reading