Author Archives: Bob Mihalek

Social work grad returns to Wright State to advocate for student survivors

Corrie Pleska, a licensed social worker, provides support and resources to student survivors of power-based violence, including domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking. Continue reading

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ABC 22: Wright State holds Draft Day for 10-year-old battling serious illness

Fans in the Nutter Center Thursday night were going wild for more than just the basketball game. JJ Hill is just 10 years old, but he’s signed on to be Wright State University’s newest golfer. While he’s a little younger … Continue reading

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Dayton.com: Wright State grad goes from ‘single mom working two jobs’ to Oscar nominee for ‘Black Panther’

A Wright State graduate might soon add an Oscar to her trophy case. Hannah Beachler, a Centerville-raised graduate of that university’s film and production design program, has been nominated for the Production Design Academy Award for her work on the … Continue reading

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Wright State film grad Hannah Beachler nominated for Oscar for her work on ‘Black Panther’

Hannah Beachler, who graduated from Wright State in 2005, is the first African American to receive an Oscar nomination in the Best Production Design category. Continue reading

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Chartwells offering numerous promotions

Students can sample food and beverage offered by on-campus dining locations during a Vendor Fair on Jan. 24. Continue reading

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DDN: Wright State’s women’s bowling one of top teams in nation

Being the “best blue collar team in the country” is a point of pride for the Wright State Raiders. The Wright State women’s team is currently the top-ranked club bowling team in the country while the men are No. 3. … Continue reading

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DDN: Wright State will study performance of local emergency services

Wright State University researchers will see how well local emergency medical services perform with the help of a more than $84,000 grant from the Ohio Department of Public Safety. Emergency treatment that first responders give to patients in the field … Continue reading

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Excavating an abandoned town, fighting viral infections and restoring a prairie are among the top research stories of 2018

From excavating an abandoned town to fighting viral infections to restoring a prairie, Wright State University faculty and students are undertaking numerous and important research endeavors. Continue reading

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Top Newsroom stories of 2018

From a new provost to NCAA tournament appearances by the men’s basketball and baseball teams to funding to expand undergrad research, 2018 was an eventful year at Wright State. Continue reading

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Fall 2018 commencement ceremony in photos

Wright State University honored nearly 1,700 graduating students at its fall commencement ceremony Dec. 15 in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

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