Author Archives: Wright State Media Team

Wright State and ATIC agree to collaborate for broader workforce devlopment program

Cassie Barlow to lead larger-scale workforce, human capital development program
ATIC Logo

The Advanced Technical Intelligence Center for Human Capital Development (ATIC), based in Beavercreek, Ohio, is joining forces with Wright State University to expand workforce development programs for both organizations. Continue reading

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Costa Rican students, teachers benefit from Wright State alum’s Peace Corps stint

Wright State grad Carl Weitz

Wright State alumnus Carl Weitz worked with students and English teachers in Costa Rica as a member of the Peace Corps. Continue reading

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Timothy Broderick named chief scientist for the Wright State Research Institute

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Timothy Broderick will lead lead scientific research at the Wright State Research Institute and serve as professor of surgery at the Boonshoft School of Medicine. Continue reading

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Enrollment indicators show Wright State serving more Ohioans, becoming more global campus

Enrollment indicators show Wright State serving more Ohioans, becoming more global campus

Enrollment overall — 17,356 students — has increased 1 percent at Wright State compared to the same time last year. Continue reading

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Former Wright-Patt commander to lead Wright State’s Aerospace Professional Development Center

Cassie Barlow and Dennis Andersh

Former Air Force Base Commander Cassie Barlow will join the Aerospace Professional Development Center in September. Continue reading

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Wright State researcher coauthors new study on mercury in oceans in Nature

Chad Hammerschmidt

Wright State professor Chad Hammerschmidt participated in research on the mercury levels in the oceans reported in new issue of Nature. Continue reading

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In memoriam: Karen Hayes

Karen Hayes

Karen Hayes had served as a lecturer in the Department of English Language and Literatures at Wright State. Continue reading

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Wright State and Premier Health Neuroscience Institute adds Dayton Children’s Hospital, pediatric research to neuroscience venture

Affiliation positions Dayton region for neuroscience national prominence
Wright State University President David R. Hopkins

Wright State Neuroscience Institute collaboration with Dayton Children’s Hospital will boost pediatric neuroscience research in the region and enhance pediatric care. Continue reading

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In memoriam: Brenda Ellis

Brenda Ellis

Brenda Ellis had served as associate professor of music and director of the Paul Laurence Dunbar Chorale at Wright State. Continue reading

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Wright State launches new Graduate School scholarship program for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Col. Cassie Barlow, commander of the 88th Air Base Wing, and Robert Fyffe, vice president for research and dean of the Graduate School, announced a new scholarship program for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

Wright State creates scholarship fund for military personnel and civilian workers at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base who want to pursue graduate degrees. Continue reading

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