Monthly Archives: June 2018

Thrifty grad

In its one year in Dayton, TheZe DealZ thrift shop has become much more than a place to buy used sweaters, coats and shoes. Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, News, Rehabilitation Services, Videos |

Class of 2020 enters clinical aspect of medicine

The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine class of 2020 will reaffirm its dedication to the ethics and professionalism of medicine in the Student Clinician’s Ceremony on Monday, July 2, at 6 p.m., in the auditorium of the Student … Continue reading

Posted in Home news sidebar, Medical Students, Medicine, News, Special Categories |

Fairborn Daily Herald: Wright State grad plays key role in restoring Memphis Belle

Excerpt When he was a boy, Casey Simmons spent a lot of time building model airplanes. His favorite was the Memphis Belle, one of the first B-17 heavy bombers to complete 25 combat missions during World War II without losing … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Fairborn Daily Herald: Wright State hosts camp for students

Excerpt Fifteen high school juniors and seniors learned what it’s like to work in the field of business during a residential camp hosted by Wright State University’s Raj Soin College of Business. The five-day camp provided an experiential learning environment … Continue reading

Posted in News, Wright State in the News |

Portable decontamination tent to provide interprofessional training for disaster response

Wright State acquires portable decontamination tent and sophisticated mannequins capable of mimicking a vast range of illnesses and injuries that will be used in disaster training. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, National Disaster Health Consortium, News, Nursing & Health |

President Palmer

Daniel Palmer, Student Government president for the 2018-2019 academic year, wants to be president of the United States someday. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Economics, Home news sidebar, News, Undergraduate |

Wired: Wright State researchers organize academic conference on emoji research

Two years ago, Sanjaya Wijeratne—a computer science Ph.D. student at Wright State University—noticed something odd in his research. He was studying the communication of gang members on Twitter. Among the grandstanding about drugs and money, he found gang members repeatedly dropping the … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Riveting affair

2003 Wright State alum Casey Simmons played key role in restoring the historic Memphis Belle Flying Fortress

Casey Simmons, who graduated from Wright State with a degree in anthropology, restores historic airplanes at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Alumni Profile, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Liberal Arts, News, Sociology and Anthropology, Videos |

Reinventing Wright State focus of strategic planning mini-summit 3

Sharing … explaining … listening … collaborating are hallmarks of the university’s strategic planning mini-summits. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News, Strategic Planning |

One-on-one

A dozen Wright State students in the adaptive physical education/recreation class partnered with United Rehabilitation Services to provide physical activity sessions for adults and children clients. Continue reading

Posted in Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, Kinesiology & Health, News, Videos |