Author Archives: Micah Karr

Learning with LEAP

Local high school students met with Wright State LEAP students to learn about the program

English language learners from Ponitz High School visited with LEAP students and toured Wright State. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Enrollment Management, Home news sidebar, Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes (LEAP), Liberal Arts, News |

Aware of the surroundings

Wright State seeks to leverage new technology called iBeacon to allow blind and visually impaired students the opportunity for greater freedom

The Office of Disability Services works with tech company Sensible Innovations to develop a smartphone app that helps blind and visually impaired individuals navigate campus. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Disability Services, Home news sidebar, News |

Wright State attorney honored by United Way of Greater Cincinnati

Mike Manzler, associate general counsel at Wright State, received the 2018 Ruth W. and Robert I. Westheimer Award for Continuous United Way Leadership for his decades of work supporting United Way. Continue reading

Posted in Community Service, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News |

Riding the rails

Hannah Tokasz, a theme park enthusiast and Wright State student, worked with monorails at Walt Disney World

Wright State mass communication student Hannah Tokasz became a crowd favorite while working at Disney World. Continue reading

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

Bound for Yale

David Baugham, former Student Government president, hopes to manage a health-related nonprofit organization. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Association, Business, Home news sidebar, Info. Systems & Supply Chain Management, Liberal Arts, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, News, School of Public and International Affairs |

Connections through conversation

UCIE’s Conversation Club unites international students with American students to encourage learning. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, International Students, News, University Center for International Education |

Hundreds of military veterans, service organizations and employers expected to attend Veterans Moving Forward event at Wright State

Veterans Moving Forward will be held in the Student Union Apollo Room on Wednesday, May 23, from 3 to 7 p.m. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Military & Veterans, News, Student Union |

Black Men on the Move alumni present current members with suit jackets

The suit coat ceremony is a rite of passage for members of the student organization. Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, News |

Wright State marketing club honored at international conference

Wright State’s chapter of the American Marketing Association was ranked among the best student clubs at the AMA International Collegiate Conference in New Orleans. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Business, Home news sidebar, Marketing, News |

Teachers teaching teachers

The Wright State University Network for Educational Renewal conference gives educators a chance to meet and collaborate on modern issues and challenges in education

Nearly 300 education professionals from about 20 local school districts are expected to attend the annual Wright State University Network for Educational Renewal conference on May 5. Continue reading

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