Monthly Archives: March 2013

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine students to host 5K AIDS Benefit Walk/Run on April 14 at Wegerzyn Gardens

Boonshoft School of Medicine

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, along with Five Rivers MetroParks, is sponsoring the annual 5K AIDS Benefit Walk/Run on Sunday, April 14, at 9 a.m. Continue reading

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Raiders fall to Santa Clara in CBI semifinals

Junior forward A.J. Pacher led the Raiders with 17 points and eight rebounds in the loss.

The men’s basketball team led for most of the first half and had a 36-34 halftime advantage, only to see Santa Clara explode for 47 points in the second half en route to an 81-69 win… Continue reading

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Wright State to offer new Ed.D. in Organizational Studies

The College of Education and Human Services is accepting applications for its Ed.D. in Organizational Studies.

The College of Education and Human Services is accepting applications for its first doctoral degree, an Ed.D. in Organizational Studies. Continue reading

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Wright State’s Grant: CBI “one of the best things we have ever done”

Excerpt Bob Grant didn’t mince any words when it came to Wright State playing in the College Basketball Invitational – the post-season tournament simply known as the CBI and a pay-as-you-go distant cousin of the much-trumpeted NCAA tournament. “It’s one … Continue reading

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Acclaimed poet visits Wright State for reading and workshop

Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie has been published in the Crab Orchard Review, BOMB, Paris/Atlantic, Go, Tell Michelle (SUNY), Listen Up! (One World Ballantine) and  Revenge and Forgiveness (Henry Holt). Additionally, Tallie’s work has been the subject of a short film, I Leave My Colors Everywhere.

The event is to take place Thursday, March 28, in the Millett Hall Atrium at 2 p.m. Continue reading

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Wright State students compete in international fuel efficiency competition

Excerpt Wright State University students will travel to Houston in April to take part in Shell’s Eco-marathon, an international student competition focused on vehicle efficiency. Three teams composed of students from Wright State’s college of engineering and computer science will … Continue reading

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Wright State’s Fels Longitudinal Study featured in special anniversary issue of national American Journal of Physical Anthropology

Boonshoft School of Medicine

Researchers at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine are leading the charge in understanding what makes people different. Continue reading

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April is Asian Heritage Month; celebrate with the AHNA Center

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April brings the cherry blossoms to Japan and Asian Heritage Month to America. Wright State University’s Asian/Hispanic/Native American Center is celebrating with a month full of themed events… Continue reading

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Raiders beat Richmond 57-51, advance to CBI semifinals

Will play host to Santa Clara Wednesday at 9 p.m.
Junior guard Miles Dixon led the Raiders with 14 points off the bench in the win.

Down five with 10 minutes remaining, the men’s basketball team outscored Richmond 23-12 the rest of the way to post a 57-51 win over the Spiders in the CBI quarterfinals… Continue reading

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Mr. WSU—Student on the Scene

Graphic logo for the Wright State Newsroom series Student on the Scene

The Mr. WSU competition filled the Student Union Apollo Room with excitement March 22. The philanthropy pageant pitted men against one another… Continue reading

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