Author Archives: Wright State Media Team

Wright State partnering with nonprofit for free grief recovery workshop in Dayton

Loving Spirit, a nonprofit that is changing the way America responds to grief and loss, will hold a free grief and loss recovery workshop on December 7th and 8th at Wright State University. Continue reading

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Susan Edwards named next president of Wright State University

Susan Edwards, who joined Wright State in 2018 as provost, will become the university’s eighth president on Jan. 1. Continue reading

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Viktoria Greanya appointed chief scientist at Wright State Research Institute

As chief scientist, Viktoria Greanya is responsible for scientific research at the Wright State Research Institute. Continue reading

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Cheryl B. Schrader to retire as president of Wright State University

President Schrader will begin preparing for a return to teaching and research and plans to spend more quality time with her family. Continue reading

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Béla John Bognár, professor emeritus of social work, passes away at 88

Béla John Bognár founded a scholarship fund that has provided support for 255 Hungarian students. Continue reading

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We are family

Katrina Merriweather and her team finish season strong with unifying trip to NCAA tournament

Coach Katrina Merriweather says the Raiders’ successful 2018-19 season was due to her players’ decision to ignore distractions, work hard and come together as a team. Continue reading

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New entrepreneurial program open to local college students

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College students can receive $1,000 to help launch a business venture through a new incubator program organized by the Wright State Research Institute. Continue reading

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Above and beyond

The 2019 Alumni Achievement Award winners

The winners of the Alumni Achievement Awards will be honored at a ceremony on Oct. 4 during Homecoming Weekend. Continue reading

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We are #WrightStateStrong

Raiders step up when tragedy strikes two of their own

In the days following the destruction of the 15 tornadoes that hit the Dayton and Celina areas, Wright State students showed up to help their own. Continue reading

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A city of gems

Wright State alumni are leading the charge in the resurgence of downtown Dayton

Wright State alumni are taking leading roles in transforming Dayton back into the spearhead of industry and innovation it once was. Continue reading

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