Monthly Archives: July 2019

Wright State’s School of Professional Psychology celebrates Commencement

The Wright State University School of Professional Psychology (SOPP) celebrated the graduation of 23 students at its 38th annual commencement ceremony July 19 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

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Wright State Ph.D. student Hasanain Sami Abdulhadi wins best presentation award at engineering symposium

Research into lattice-design optimization and additive manufacturing led to a prestigious award for Hasanain Sami Abdulhadi, a Ph.D. engineering student at Wright State. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, News, Research |

Wright State employees distribute food, collect donations as part of We Serve U Day

It was all part of a July 19 university wide, service day opportunity for employees, who took a half day off work to help the community without having to use leave time. All 75 volunteer slots for the first We Serve U Day were filled. Continue reading

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Public interest

Wright State nursing graduate Christina Norman is a strong advocate of public health

Christina Norman, who has three degrees from Wright State, including a 2019 bachelor’s in nursing, completed a preceptorship with Miami County Public Health. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Homepage feature rotator, Master of Public Health, Medicine, News, Nursing & Health, Student Profile |

Fairborn Daily Herald: Wright State reflects on first moon landing

Excerpt When he was a boy, Neil Armstrong played the baritone in a band called the Schoolboy Mississippi Moonshiners. And he cleaned the mixing machine as part of his job at a bakery in his hometown of Wapakoneta. These lesser-known … Continue reading

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Raider Open House

See all Wright State has to offer Friday, July 26

Raider Open House gives prospective undergraduate students, including transfer students, and their families a glimpse of all that Wright State has to offer. Future Raiders will learn about the many majors, financial aid, housing, student life, the University Honors program and more. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Engineering & Computer Science, Enrollment Management, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Liberal Arts, News, Nursing & Health, Offices, Online Education, Science & Mathematics, Special Categories |

Dan Krane named interim dean of Lake Campus

Dan Krane

Dan Krane, professor of biological sciences, will begin his role as interim dean of Wright State University–Lake Campus on Aug. 1. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biology, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, News, Science & Mathematics |

Physiology phenom

Wright State renal physiologist Clintoria Williams makes big news with a study linking high blood pressure with zinc deficiency

A research study by renal physiologist Clintoria Williams was published by the American Journal of Physiology. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Medical Research, Medicine, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |

Unforgettable

Wright State Special Collections and Archives boast materials on Neil Armstrong’s historic moonwalk

To commemorate the 50th university of the first moon landing, Wright State’s Special Collections and Archives gathered materials related to the Apollo 11 mission from its collections. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Communication, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Libraries, News, Special Collections and Archives |

Raiders one of 40 programs in nation to post 3.0 GPA or higher in 2018-19

For the second consecutive season, the Wright State men’s basketball team has been honored with this prestigious award. Continue reading

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