Author Archives: Bob Mihalek

DDN: Open house gives prospective students idea of what Wright State offers

Excerpt Wright State University held its annual Raider Open House in the Student Union on Friday. Prospective undergraduate students and their families toured campus and received information about the university and its programs, giving them an idea of what WSU has … Continue reading

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Development of potential projects continues at strategic planning mini-summit on Aug. 3

The mini-summit will provide participants an important opportunity to influence specific projects that the university may pursue over the next seven years. Continue reading

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24 students celebrate graduation from Wright State School of Professional Psychology

With the graduation of the class of 2018, the School of Professional Psychology now boasts 875 alumni serving in nearly every state and multiple countries around the world. Continue reading

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Washington Post: Wright State political scientist examines marijuana legalization in U.S.

Lee Hannah, assistant professor of political science at Wright State University, and Daniel Mallinson, assistant professor of public policy and administration at Penn State, analyzed whether the United States has reached a “tipping point” in marijuana legalization for the Washington Post. … Continue reading

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NCAA.com: Scott Nagy, Wright State to take trip to Dominican Republic to aid Haitian community

Excerpt Yes, last season, Wright State won a surprising 25 games, the Horizon League title and got the automatic berth before losing to co-SEC champ Tennessee in the first round of the NCAA tournament last March. All is well for … Continue reading

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Idea marketplace explores bold ideas to shape Wright State’s future

During the idea marketplace, the strategic initiative working groups used large colorful displays to present the project ideas they want to include in the strategic plan. Continue reading

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Lake Campus efforts to address water quality recognized by governor

Collaborative efforts between agriculture and water quality groups surrounding Grand Lake St. Marys were highlighted by Ohio Gov. John Kasich and other state officials. Continue reading

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Explore potential projects at next strategic planning mini-summit on July 13

The session will feature the “idea marketplace,” during which each of the 15 strategic initiative working groups will put on display the project ideas they have proposed for the strategic plan. Continue reading

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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

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Wright State flute players record new composition for major woodwind publisher

A publisher asked the flute students to record “Ocean Suite for Flute Choir” after watching them perform last August at the largest annual flute event in the world. Continue reading

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