Author Archives: Micah Karr

Adventure has no age

Adventure Summit at Wright State features speakers young and old who encourage everyone to get outdoors for an adventure.

The Adventure Summit, hosted by Wright State and Five Rivers Metroparks on Feb. 9 and 10 in the Student Union, will feature speakers, competitions, vendors and a used gear sale. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Campus Recreation, Home news sidebar, News, Student Union |

Freshmen get involved with Student Government through internships

The Student Government Association internship program helps freshmen gain leadership skills, participate on campus and make new friends. Continue reading

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

Wright State chief of police to launch informal discussion series

The Wright State community can meet with Chief of Police David Finnie and other university police officers during a new discussion series beginning Jan. 17. Continue reading

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

Pageant prowess

Wright State student Whitney Jenkins to compete in Hollywood in National American Miss Pageant

Whitney Jenkins, a clinical laboratory science major, created a popular STEM program for children and has competing in pageants since the third grade. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biology, Home news sidebar, News, Science & Mathematics |

Raj Soin College of Business to offer entrepreneurship major

Students majoring in entrepreneurship can expect classes that focus on the development and growth of small businesses. Continue reading

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

International and Honors students gather to share holiday traditions

University Honors and LEAP Program students got together to discuss holiday traditions in the United States and around the world. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, International Students, Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes (LEAP), Liberal Arts, News |

Feathered friends

Wright State students travel to Poland to study bird behavior

The study abroad trip offered psychology and biology majors a chance to study animals in their natural state. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Biology, Faculty, Home news sidebar, News, Psychology, Research, Science & Mathematics, Study Abroad, University Center for International Education |

Wright State professor Jennifer Subban receives 2017 International Education Award

Jennifer Subban was honored for her work with the Leadership Education to Advance Development Program, a community-based youth leadership training program in South Africa. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, School of Public and International Affairs, Study Abroad, University Center for International Education, Urban Affairs and Geography |

Sixth annual Raidersgiving offers sense of community for Thanksgiving

All students, staff, faculty and alumni are invited to Raidersgiving on Nov. 23 from noon to 2 p.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center’s McLin Gym. Continue reading

Posted in Alumni, Applied Behavioral Science, Around Campus, Faculty & Staff, Giving, Home news sidebar, International Students, News, Raidersgiving |

Fifth annual Raiderthon raising funds for Dayton Children’s Hospital

Zumba dancing

The fifth annual Raiderthon, a 15-hour dance marathon, takes place from 10 a.m. on Nov. 18 to 1 a.m. on Nov. 19 in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

Posted in Around Campus, Community Service, Faculty & Staff, Home news sidebar, News, Student Union |