Monthly Archives: September 2015

Gary LeRoy elected to AAFP Board of Directors

Gary LeRoy

Gary L. LeRoy, associate dean for student affairs and admission at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, was elected to the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty & Staff, Family Medicine, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News |

2016 debate at Wright State may mean $14M for local economy

Presidential debate at Wright State will pump millions into local economy. Watch the report from WHIO News Center 7.

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Sorority bid night special for Wright State student Lauren Reder

A Wright State freshman with cerebral palsy was welcomed into her new sorority by a crowd of cheering students in the university’s Student Union Sunday night. Watch the story from Fox 45.

Posted in Disability Services, Wright State in the News |

Wright State to host conference on sexuality and disability

The Breaking Silences, Demanding Crip Justice: Sex, Sexuality and Disability conference will take place at Wright State Nov. 4 to 6. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Center for Global Health, Disability Services, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News, Professional Psychology |

Alaskan all-star

Wright State alum Marnie Leist '01 is curator of collections at Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak
Marnie Leist portrait

Marnie Leist , a 2001 art history graduate, is curator of collections at the Alutiiq Museum in Kodiak, Alaska and recently published a book on the recovery of artifacts from an Alutiiiq archaeological site. Continue reading

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

Wright State Physicians Surgery welcomes new doctors in surgical oncology, vascular surgery

Wright State Physicians Health Center building

Vascular surgeon Kamran A. Jafree and surgical oncologist Rebecca Tuttle join Wright State Physicians Surgery and the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Employee Wellness, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Surgery, Wright State Physicians |

Wright State offers unique anatomy lab experience to high school students

A unique anatomy and physiology lab at Wright State University will be offered to high school students during the spring semester. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Anatomy, Home news sidebar, Medicine, Neuroscience, Cell Biology and Physiology, News, Science & Mathematics |

President Hopkins: Students to benefit from presidential debate

Photo of Wright State University President David R. Hopkins

Wright State University President David R. Hopkins joined “FIVE on 2” to discuss the 2016 presidential debate that will be held at the Nutter Center. Watch the interview with WDTN 2 News.

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Misty Richmond appointed director of psychiatric-mental health practitioner concentration

Misty Richmond portrait

Veteran nurse Misty Richmond oversees the psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner concentration in the College of Nursing and Health. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Nursing & Health |

Fertility field of research

Students help Wright State’s Labib Rouhana advance research on reproduction
Students look at sample in lab

Wright State research project designed to identify genes that broaden the knowledge of reproduction and offer promise for breakthroughs in infertility got a big push forward from students. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biology, Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences Ph.D., Faculty, Graduate, Home news sidebar, International Students, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |