Author Archives: Bob Mihalek

Wright State, AFRL get $9.1M project from DARPA

Excerpt Wright State University is partnering with Air Force Research Laboratory and others on a $9.1 million contract from one of the government’s most advanced research groups. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded the work to WSU, AFRL, Vanderbilt University, … Continue reading

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2017 Big Lens Film Festival to showcase student work

Writer/director Christopher Blazavich and producer Kara Lynch are seniors preparing to graduate from Wright State University’s film program. Their work will be among seven films screened at the Big Lens Film Festival, a yearly event that showcases the work of … Continue reading

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Ohio House Speaker Cliff Rosenberger ’12 to give spring commencement address

The ceremony begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 29, in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

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Wright State student invents medical device that could launch new start-up

Excerpt A Wright State University student drew inspiration from his father’s struggles to create a medical device that could spur a new Dayton-based start-up. Muhammed Hamdan invented a fully automated device that stores, organizes and dispenses pills with 98 percent … Continue reading

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Legacies series brings musical theatre professionals to Wright State students

When it comes to the craft of theater, not everything can be learned in a classroom. There’s a long history of theater professionals sharing their knowledge with younger generations. At Wright State University, the Musical Theatre Initiative continues that tradition … Continue reading

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Wright State graduate student piecing together people’s stories lost in time

Fox 45’s Adam Aaro talks with Wright State graduate student Haldey Drodge about her project to piece together stories lost in history. Drodge has been combing through everything from pictures to 19th century Bibles, left behind by slaves who came … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s ‘Macbeth’ concludes Wright State Theatre season

“Macbeth” runs from April 21 to April 23 in the Herbst Theatre in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

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Darkly compelling ‘Macbeth’ wraps Wright State theatre season

Excerpt Shakespeare’s classic tragedy “Macbeth” concludes Wright State University’s 2016-2017 theater season beginning Friday, April 21, in the downstairs, black box Herbst Theatre of WSU’s Creative Arts Center. Read the article from Dayton.com.

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Spring Dance Concert to feature works by Fosse and Rhoden

Wright State Dance Ensemble’s annual Spring Dance Concert takes place April 20–23. Continue reading

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Wright State University students invited to submit designs, up to $750 in prize money

Excerpt Calling all Wright State University students: The City of Fairborn is seeking banner designs to be displayed along the streetlights lining Col. Glenn Highway and other areas of the city. The City and the WSU Art Department have partnered … Continue reading

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