Author Archives: Wright State Media Team

Wright State Research Institute chosen to lead $3.4 million project for AFRL

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Wright State Research Institute will lead a public-private collaborative effort to develop a next-generation live, virtual and constructive training system. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering, Center for Workforce Development, Engineering & Computer Science, Home news sidebar, News, Research, WSRI |

Ann Weisgarber named Wright State Alumna of the Year

Ann Weisgarber, an award-winning author who graduated from Wright State in 1976, received the 2016 Alumna of the Year Award.

Ann Weisgarber, who graduated from Wright State in 1976, is the author of “The Personal History of Rachel DuPree” and “The Promise.” Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Social Work |

Wright State’s first president Brage Golding dies

Wright State's first president Brage Golding dies

Known as an innovator with an entrepreneurial spirit, Brage Golding served as Wright State’s president from 1966 to 1972. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Education & Human Services, Engineering & Computer Science, Faculty & Staff, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, Liberal Arts, Medicine, News, Nursing & Health, People of Wright State, Professional Psychology, Research, Science & Mathematics, Undergraduate, University College |

Wright State professor studies dead people’s teeth

Amelia Hubbard's current research looks at what ancient DNA and tooth features can tell about the movements and interactions between past peoples.

Wright State anthropologist Amelia Hubbard specializes in the study of past life ways through teeth. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Faculty Profile, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Research, Sociology and Anthropology |

University of Charleston’s Ray Loeser named head softball coach at Wright State

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Ray Loeser served as the head softball coach at the University of Charleston in West Virginia the past five seasons. Continue reading

Posted in Home news sidebar, News, People of Wright State, Staff |

Up to the challenge

Wright State’s Ellie Collins captains Army ROTC Raider Battalion Ranger Challenge Team
Up to the challenge

Ellie Collins, an international studies major, said she found more fulfillment in the academic challenges and opportunities offered at Wright State. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, International Studies, Liberal Arts, Military & Veterans, News, Student Profile |

Wright State’s Jeff Mercer promoted to head baseball coach

Jeff Mercer is the first former Raider player to lead the baseball program.

Jeff Mercer was assistant coach and former baseball player at Wright State, graduating in 2009 with a degree in organizational leadership. Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Around Campus, Education & Human Services, Home news sidebar, Leadership Studies, News, Staff |

Wright State communications staff honored in Ohio journalism contest

Wright State communications staff honored in Ohio journalism contest

Ohio Society of Professional Journalists recognizes Wright State’s Jim Hannah and Kris Sproles in annual contest. Continue reading

Posted in Awards, Home news sidebar, News, Staff |

Wright State Board of Trustees announces members of presidential search committee

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The Search and Screening Advisory Committee will conduct a national search to find the seventh president of Wright State University. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News |

Raiders headed to NCAA baseball tournament’s Louisville Regional

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The Wright State baseball team will play Ohio State in its opening game on June 3 at 2 p.m. at Jim Patterson Field at the University of Louisville. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, News |