Monthly Archives: July 2014

Old man on campus

Wright State grad Barry Brownstein chronicles return to college and rock-my-world career change
Barry Brownstein

Wright State grad Barry Brownstein chronicles his decision to return to college and change careers at age 58 in new book. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News |

WSU app provides info at the tip of your fingers

Excerpt Computing and telecommunication services at Wright State is preparing to deploy a mobile application that will link to Android and Apple devices. This app is designed to provide members of the Wright State community with information quickly and easily. … Continue reading

Posted in For the Media, Wright State in the News |

Painting the town

Wright State grad Megan Smallwood creates street mural for Dayton neighborhood
Megan Smallwood with the mural

Wright State fine arts graduate Megan Smallwood spent nearly a year working with volunteers to paint a large colorful mural in an east Dayton neighborhood. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Art and Art History, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

WSU installing car charging stations

Excerpt Wright State University is installing four vehicle-charging stations on campus for drivers of electric and hybrid plug-in cars. Two of the charging stations are located in Lot 1A next to the Russ Engineering building. The other two are in … Continue reading

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Going Up: New elevator signs to encourage priority for students with disabilities

Megan Gillespie

Student Government designs signs encouraging the community to give priority elevator access to people with disabilities, the elderly, pregnant women and people with small children. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Disability Services, Home news sidebar, News |

CUPA taps political veteran, Dayton business expert to take center to ‘the next level’

CUPA taps political veteran, Dayton business expert to take center to ‘the next level’

He’s a politically savvy professional with big ideas and the networking skills and contacts to bring in new work. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Center for Urban & Public Affairs (CUPA), Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Special Categories, Staff, Urban Affairs and Geography |

Wright State center names new director, plots aggressive course forward

Excerpt The new director of a Wright State University center says it’s time to start thinking bigger. Michael Wiehe is now leading the school’s Center for Urban & Public Affairs, and he has a goal of transforming it into an economic development tool … Continue reading

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High school students take WSU business competition

Excerpt A team of high school students has won scholarships in a Wright State University business competition. It’s the second year the school has put on its Professional Business Institute, where a teams of high school students are pitted with real-world challenges … Continue reading

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Wright State grad Nicole Riegel among 2014’s New Faces of Independent Film

Nicole Riegel

Movie screenwriter and Wright State graduate Nicole Riegel has been named by Filmmaker magazine as among 2014’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film.” Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Around Campus, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Special Categories, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine welcomes the class of 2018 at special convocation ceremony on Saturday, July 26

110 future physicians and their families and friends will gather as students don their white coats and celebrate the start of their medical education
New students leaving the White Coat Ceremony in July 2013.

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine will welcome 110 students during a special ceremony on Saturday, July 26. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Home news sidebar, Medicine, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, News, Special Categories |