Monthly Archives: November 2014

Donated Boeing 727 to land at Wright State

schoolchildren board a Boeing 727

Plane will be used as a STEM classroom as part of a collaborative involving Wright State, Clark State Community College and Beavercreek City Schools. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, National Center for Medical Readiness, News, Research, WSRI |

A Bronx tale

Newspaper veteran Ray Marcano teaching digital media to Wright State students
Ray Marcano

Newspaper veteran Ray Marcano is helping the next generation of journalists by teaching digital media to Wright State students. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Communication, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Wright State graduate Joanne Huist Smith publishes ‘The 13th Gift,’ a holiday memoir

Joanne Huist Smith

Joanne Huist Smith chronicles how an act of kindness helped her family cope with a tragic loss in a new holiday memoir. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Profile, Around Campus, English, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Seeing double

Wright State graduate models India counseling center after the university’s Ellis Institute
Anthony D'Souza

Wright State graduate Anthony D’Souza models counseling center in his native India after the School of Professional Psychology’s Ellis Institute. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Profile, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Professional Psychology |

Boonshoft School of Medicine to hold forums on Medicaid, Affordable Care Act

Community forums on Medicaid expansion and the Affordable Care Act marketplace will be held this winter in Dayton. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Center for Healthy Communities, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News |

Wright State supporters honored at National Philanthropy Day

Wright State University President David R. Hopkins and Marilyn and Larry Klaben

Larry and Marilyn Klaben, Raiderthon and HORAN recognized at the Association of Fundraising Professionals’ National Philanthropy Day. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Arts Scene, Business, Giving, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Wright State sets bountiful table for third annual Raidersgiving

Students, faculty, staff and alumni are invited to attend or volunteer at the annual Raidersgiving dinner on Thanksgiving day, Nov. 27. Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Around Campus, Community Service, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News, Raidersgiving, Residence Life & Housing |

Raiderthon chalks up second successful fundraiser

Wright State’s annual 15-hour dance marathon raises $61,018

Student-organized Raiderthon dance marathon tops goal, raising more than $61,000 for Dayton Children’s Hospital. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Community Service, Home news sidebar, News |

Xtreme BOTS competition returns to Wright State Nov. 22

Xtreme BOTS competition

High school and college students will battle with remote-controlled robots during the Ohio Robotics Xtreme BOTS competition Nov. 22 in the Nutter Center. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, News |

Boonshoft School of Medicine offers seminar on Social Security

Social Security form

Wright State Center for Healthy Communities HealthLink to present information about Social Security disability process at Dec. 9 seminar. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Center for Healthy Communities, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News |