Author Archives: Wright State Media Team

Wright State wins ‘milestone’ sensors contract with AFRL

Collaboration of faculty scientists, industry partners and universities a model driving growth in Ohio defense sectors
Wright State Research Institute Logo

WSRI receives $14 million contract to conduct research in fundamental sensing and sensor exploitation technologies for the Air Force Research Laboratory Sensors Directorate. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Electrical Engineering, Engineering & Computer Science, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Research, WSRI |

National Center For Medical Readiness partners with Ohio/Indiana UAS Center

WSRI conducts its first test of UAS aircraft at Wilmington Air Park

Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness will partner with the Ohio/Indiana Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center on first responder and emergency management training. Continue reading

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Wright State’s AAUP recognizes professors who have left their mark on the university

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The Spring Speaker Series, co-sponsored by AAUP-WSU and Wright State administration recognizes commitment of Rudy Fichtenbaum and Jim Vance to AAUP. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Economics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Mathematics & Statistics, News, Science & Mathematics |

Aerospace Professional Development Center at Wright State takes flight at grand opening

Center will assist Ohioans with job placement in specialized jobs in the aerospace and defense industry
Aerospace Professional Development Center logo

The Wright State Aerospace Professional Development Center will celebrate its official grand opening on Jan. 16 in Beavercreek. Continue reading

Posted in Home news sidebar, Military & Veterans, News, WSRI |

Interview with Wright State alumnus and author James Brubaker

James Brubaker

Wright State alumnus James Brubaker, who teaches creative writing at Southwest Missouri State University, is the author of several books. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Arts Scene, English, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Interview with Wright State grad and author Ryan Ireland

Ryan Ireland

Ryan Ireland, who earned his B.A. and M.A. in English from Wright State, will publish “Beyond the Horizon” in March. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Arts Scene, English, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

True grit

Wright State’s Marti Malott battles cancer as she chases long-awaited college degree
Marti Malott with her daughter

Grandmother of five who came to Wright State to pursue a long-sought college dream is working on her degree while battling cancer. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Communication, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

Ebola facts for nursing students

Ebola facts for nursing students

American Association of Colleges of Nursing provides online resources highlighting key information sources about the Ebola crisis. Continue reading

Posted in Nursing & Health |

Donated Boeing 727 to land at Wright State

schoolchildren board a Boeing 727

Plane will be used as a STEM classroom as part of a collaborative involving Wright State, Clark State Community College and Beavercreek City Schools. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, National Center for Medical Readiness, News, Research, WSRI |

WSRI conducts its first test of UAS aircraft

UAS aircraft test crew

Wright State Research Institute conducts its first unmanned aircraft system research flight at Wilmington Air Park this week. Continue reading

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