Monthly Archives: November 2013

Wright State holds free Thanksgiving dinner for students

Excerpt Wright State University will hold a Thanksgiving dinner today for its students who can’t travel home for the holiday. The university hosted the free meal for the first time last year, when the switch to a semester calendar shortened … Continue reading

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December Green honored with 2013 International Education Award

December Green, with award, is flanked by Donna Schlagheck, chair of the Political Science Department, and Laura Luehrmann, associate professor of political science

December Green, director of international studies at Wright State, was named recipient of the university’s 2013 International Education Award. Continue reading

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Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine student with cystic fibrosis participated in a congressional briefing about new drug

William Elder Jr. discussed new breakthrough therapies for cystic fibrosis
William Elder Jr. (right) spoke at a congressional briefing hosted by Friends of Cancer Research.

…William Elder Jr., a second-year Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine student, had lost most of his sense of smell and suffered from debilitating sinus headaches… Continue reading

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Student Philanthropy and Student Alumni hosting Giving Tuesday event

Fund4WrightState campaign will kickoff

Part of the series: A Season of Giving

Student Philanthropy hosting Giving Tuesday event, will kickoff Fund4WrightState campaign

First came Black Friday. Then there was Cyber Monday. Have you heard of Giving Tuesday? Continue reading

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Wright State inks partnership with British university

Excerpt Wright State University is hoping to take some of its research opportunities across the pond. The school signed a memorandum of understanding with Anglia Ruskin University Wednesday following a three-day visit to Wright State by officials from the Cambridge, England … Continue reading

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Wright State community gearing up for second Raidersgiving, greater student participation

Part of the series: A Season of Giving

The first annual Raidersgiving will be held Thursday, Nov. 22, at the Forrest Lane Community Center from noon to 2 p.m.

Wright State University students who can’t make it home for Thanksgiving will again be able to eat a home-cooked meal on campus this holiday. Continue reading

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‘The Wild Party’ Review – Wright State University – Love and War

Excerpt The excellent local premiere of Andrew Lippa’s 2000 off-Broadway musical “The Wild Party,” adapted from Joseph Moncure March’s 1928 narrative poem of the same name, intimately electrifies at Wright State University. Presented inside the black box Herbst Theatre, “Wild … Continue reading

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By the Numbers

Student Cassie Hanshaw launching career in accounting
Cassie Hanshaw is working on her master’s degree at the Raj Soin College of Business, serves as a graduate assistant and has an auditing job waiting for her at a well-known accounting firm in Columbus, Ohio, after graduation in May.

Cassie Hanshaw is working on her master’s degree at the Raj Soin College of Business, serves as a graduate assistant… Continue reading

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Researcher’s work with European Union gains international notice

Anantharam will return to Dayton in January, submit his work as a journal publication, and resume his studies and research.

Pramod Anantharam recognizes the uniqueness of his opportunities. His professors recognize the uniqueness of his potential. Continue reading

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Dayton Regional STEM School celebrates expansion, fifth anniversary

Wright State University Provost S. Narayanan (far right) meets with students at the Dayton Regional STEM School.

The homemade, poster-sized, student-produced thank-you card pinned to the wall said it all: “Because of Partners Like You, the Real World Starts Here.” Continue reading

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