Monthly Archives: November 2015

‘A Hidden Child’s Story’ to be presented Dec. 2 as part of Wright State Medicine and the Holocaust Community Seminar and Film Series

The Wright State University Medicine and the Holocaust Community Seminar and Film Series is an outgrowth of the Medicine and the Holocaust course for fourth-year students at the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Medical Students, Medicine, News |

Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation sponsors first student-operated café at Wright State University

Opening Dec. 2, ReyRey Café will promote student entrepreneurship in the Raj Soin College of Business

Wright State will celebrate the opening of the ReyRey Café in Rike Hall with a grand opening ceremony at 2 p.m. on Dec. 2. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Accountancy, Around Campus, Business, Center for Workforce Development, Economics, Engineering & Computer Science, Finance and Financial Services, Giving, Home news sidebar, Info. Systems & Supply Chain Management, Information Systems, Lake Campus, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Management & International Business, Marketing, MBA, News, Social & Applied Economics |

Quantum leap

Wright State sophomore Mitchell Schneider flourishing in university’s world of physics

Wright State student Mitchell Schneider is flourishing in university’s world of physics. The sophomore is majoring in both physics and math and is carrying a 4.0 GPA. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Center for Workforce Development, Disability Services, Mathematics & Statistics, News, Physics, Science & Mathematics, Student profiles, Undergraduate |

High-ranking delegation from prestigious English university visiting Wright State on fact-finding mission

Weeklong visit to Wright State by a delegation of officials from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, England, promises to strengthen the existing relationship between the two schools and create new opportunities. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Disability Services, Education & Human Services, Enrollment Management, Home news sidebar, International Students, Leadership Studies, Multicultural Affairs and Community Engagement, News, Teacher Education |

Flu shots available at Wright State Physicians Health Center and Wright Health Building

Wright State Physicians Health Center building

Wright State Physicians will give flu shots as part of National Influenza Vaccination Week, Dec. 6-12. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Employee Wellness, Family Medicine, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Wright State Physicians |

Wright State launches cyberbullying research

Wright State University researchers are developing new software to analyze social media posts in an effort to identify and reduce cyberbullying. Researchers are working with Beavercreek High School on the project. Watch the report from WHIO News Center 7.  

Posted in Wright State in the News |

All night long

Wright State students raised $46,590 for Dayton Children’s Hospital during Raiderthon, Wright State’s third annual dance marathon, on Nov. 21. Continue reading

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Cristina Redko honored with 2015 International Education Award

Cristina Redko, director of the global health concentration in the Master of Public Health Program at the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, has won the university’s 2015 International Education Award. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Awards, Center for Global Health, Center for Healthy Communities, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Master of Public Health, Medicine, News, University Center for International Education |

Wright State researchers develop software to detect cyberbullying

Wright State University researchers are developing new software that can detect cyberbullying. The new software can search social media sites, like Facebook and Twitter, and detect messages that may be offensive or hurtful — and then alert the person who’s being targeted. … Continue reading

Posted in Computer Science and Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Liberal Arts, News, Psychology, Research, Science & Mathematics, Wright State in the News |

Training together: interprofessional education

Four institutions combine to educate nursing, medical and pharmacy students in innovative new program

Wright State nursing students are working alongside medical and pharmacy students as well as Kettering Medical Center staff in the new program designed to give students from different disciplines real-world clinical practice. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Center for Workforce Development, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Nursing & Health |