Monthly Archives: August 2019

A city of gems

Wright State alumni are leading the charge in the resurgence of downtown Dayton

Wright State alumni are taking leading roles in transforming Dayton back into the spearhead of industry and innovation it once was. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Business, Education & Human Services, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Magazine, Master of Public Administration, Medicine, News, Nursing & Health, School of Public and International Affairs |

MBA student Mandy Shoopman organizing tornado relief run/walk

The Dayton Tornado Relief 5K/10K Run/Walk Benefiting The Foodbank takes place Sept. 15 at Island MetroPark in Dayton. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Accountancy, Business, Community Service, Graduate, Home news sidebar, MBA, News |

Stuart McDowell honored by Macalester College for lifetime achievement

W. Stuart McDowell, artistic director of the Department of Theatre, Dance and Motion Pictures, received Macalester’s 2019 Distinguished Citizen Award. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures |

DDN: Wright State nearly doubles cash reserves in past two years

Excerpt Wright State University has nearly doubled its cash reserves in the last two years as the school looks to rebound from a financial crisis that came close to draining its savings. The university expects to add around $8.2 million … Continue reading

Posted in Wright State in the News |

Lake Campus collaborates in water quality project that draws researchers from around the nation

Wright State–Lake Campus collaborated with other university researchers to study harmful algal bloom activity on Grand Lake St. Marys. Continue reading

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

Overseas opportunity

2019 Wright State grad Dhanashri Desai completes engineering internship at Ingersoll Rand in India

Dhanashri Desai, who graduated from Wright State in May with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering, returned to her native India for a valuable internship. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Homepage feature rotator, International Students, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, News, Student Profile |

Amidst tragedy, Wright State grad student finds a way to give back

Brooke Evans, a school counseling graduate student, passed out homemade dog treats and offered pets and pictures with her dogs to raise funds for the victims of the Dayton mass shooting. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Community Service, Education & Human Services, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Human Services, News, Rehabilitation Services |

Wright State trustees approve a break-even, no-deficit 2019-20 budget

Wright State University plans to post a break-even, no-deficit budget, according to the proposed 2019-20 budget approved Aug. 15 by the university’s Board of Trustees. Continue reading

Posted in Home news sidebar, News |

Wright State environmental student meets with nation’s top environmental official

Leon Katona, an environmental sciences Ph.D. candidate, conducted research this summer on Lake Erie aboard the Lake Guardian, the U.S. EPA’s largest research vessel. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biology, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Ph.D., Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Research, Science & Mathematics |

Kunal Swani joins editorial board of Journal of Business Research

Kunal Swani, associate professor of marketing, was appointed an associate editor of business-to-business research track for the Journal of Business Research. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Home news sidebar, Marketing, News, Research |