Monthly Archives: October 2013

Wright State students ‘sitting pretty’ in cardboard chairs they designed

Excerpt It wasn’t difficult to guess who had built the sea-foam green cardboard chair on display in the engineering class at Wright State University-Lake Campus. The delicate pink flowers painted on each arm were a dead giveaway. “I’m the only … Continue reading

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Shy guy? Not so much

President of Student Government blossoms in role

It all began with 12 Angry Men, a 1957 film that depicts a jury deliberating the guilt or innocence of a man on the basis of reasonable doubt… Continue reading

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Susan Fraker to speak at “Disabilities & Domestic Violence” event Oct. 29

People with disabilities are at greater risk for abuse, violence and harm than people without disabilities… Continue reading

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Fifth Annual Wright State University Music and Medicine Symposium to focus on communications, teamwork

The Fifth Annual Music and Medicine Symposium, “Orchestrating Communications and Teamwork,” will be held Oct. 29-30 at Wright State University. Continue reading

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Helping Hands grant

From the Dayton Daily News: Two Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine students have received, from the American Psychiatric Foundation, a Helping Hands grant for their Project Parenthood program, which will provide parenting skills to young adult parents at … Continue reading

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Food for Thought: Lake Campus to launch food science program

Growing up in Jamaica, Courtney Simons would climb his grandmother’s pimenta trees, break off branches and bring down the berries… Continue reading

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Wright State University Theatre proudly presents the Tony Award–winning hit musical Oklahoma!

Wright State University Theatre continues its 39th season in the festival playhouse with the award-winning musical Oklahoma! Oct. 24—Nov. 10… Continue reading

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Optimistic tone at preseason basketball luncheon

The only thing Wright State men’s basketball coach Billy Donlon lacks is material for his bulletin board… Continue reading

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Tiffin U introduces new art show

Excerpt Tiffin University’s Diane Kidd Gallery of Art is to open a new exhibition, “Paintings, Drawings and Collages,” by artist Glen Cebulash Thursday. The public is invited to a free reception 5:30-7 p.m. that day. The exhibition is to run … Continue reading

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Wright State’s redesigned engineering math curriculum wows university trustees, administrators from around Ohio

An innovative Wright State program that has increased the graduation rate of engineering students by restructuring the way math courses are… Continue reading

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