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Radar dominance

Wright State’s Brian Rigling named top radar engineer
Brian Rigling in lab

Wright State engineering professor Brian Rigling honored as top radar engineer by world’s largest association of technical professionals. Continue reading

Documentary dynamite

Wright State’s Mai Nguyen helps chronicle plight of Vietnamese Americans in “Between Two Worlds”
Mai Nguyen in her office

Mai Nguyen, director of the Asian/Hispanic/Native American Center, is one of the local Vietnamese Americans featured in “Between Two Worlds,” a documentary produced by ThinkTV. Continue reading

Igor Elman named professor and chair of psychiatry at the Boonshoft School of Medicine

Igor Elman headshot

Igor Elman comes to Wright State from Harvard Medical School and is an expert in treating chemical and behavioral addictions, psychosis and PTSD. Continue reading

Puppy love

Wright State’s Regina Willen proves that petting is instrumental in reducing stress in shelter dogs
Regina Willen with dog

Wright State researchers find that petting for as little as 15 minutes a day is instrumental in reducing stress of dogs in animal shelters. Continue reading

Wright State ERC director donates hundreds of books to Fairborn schools

Stephanie Bange

Stephanie Bange donates books she received as a member of the prestigious 2015 Newbery Award committee. Continue reading

Wright State participating in National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Wright State participating in National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Dispatchers from 911 call centers across the country are receiving recognition this week for the critical role they play in responding to emergencies. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians doctor: options are available for infertility

Steven R. Lindheim, M.D., M.M.M., a reproductive endocrinologist with Wright State Physicians Obstetrics & Gynecology

Steven Lindheim, reproductive endocrinologist with Wright State Physicians Obstetrics and Gynecology, is working to raise awareness about infertility and the options to treat it. Continue reading

Wright State police officer recognized by Fairborn Knights of Columbus

Officer Tyler G. Pottkotter (left) received a Knights of Columbus Blue Coat Award from the Fairborn Chapter for his service to the community. Wright State Police Chief David Finnie stands at right.

A Wright State Lake Campus graduate and three-year veteran of the university Police Department has been recognized for his professionalism, problem solving, integrity and inclusivity. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine expert tapped to evaluate EPA’s effort to address lead exposure in buildings

Boonshoft School of Medicine expert tapped to evaluate EPA’s effort to address lead exposure in buildings

Boonshoft School of Medicine professor invited to participate in Environmental Protection Agency’s peer review effort. Continue reading

Podium shift

CaTS engages students, faculty, staff to find solution at front of the classroom
One of eighty proposed designs, the new tabletop podium was designed by 2014 engineering graduate Trent Williams. It was chosen by faculty members to be the best solution that fits their needs.

Next fall, sharp-eyed Wright State University students may notice a change at the head of the classroom. Continue reading