Author Archives: Kim Patton

Preserving history

Wright State University launches $6.5 million fundraising campaign to create a new home for priceless archives

Discover Your Story: The Campaign for the Wright State University Archives Center will provide a new home for the university’s world-renowned Special Collections and Archives. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Giving, Graduate, History, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Libraries, News, Special Collections and Archives |

Lifting the burden

Wright State nursing grad helps single mother earn her B.S.N.

Joyce Rutherford-Donner ’82, who knows the struggles of balancing school with the responsibilities of being a single mother, helps current Wright State nursing students who face the same challenges. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Giving, Home news sidebar, Homepage Photos and Video, News, Nursing & Health, Videos |

CSIC celebrates Wright State’s 50th anniversary

2017 campaign launches on March 9

Faculty, staff and retirees may choose among 1,900 scholarships and programs during the annual Campus Scholarship and Innovation Campaign “50 Years: See the Change. Be the Impact.” Continue reading

Posted in 50th, Academics, Around Campus, Business, Education & Human Services, Engineering & Computer Science, Faculty & Staff, Giving, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Lake Campus, Liberal Arts, Medicine, News, Nursing & Health, Science & Mathematics, Student Union, Undergraduate, University College |

Wright State University to dedicate the Vishal Soin Innovation Park

Named in honor of former board chair, park will increase university's visibility along I-675 and provide new opportunities for business, industry collaborations

The park, supported by a gift from the Soin Family Foundation, is located on the south side of Colonel Glenn Highway, directly across from Wright State’s Dayton Campus. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Around Campus, Campus Growth, Facilities & Planning, Giving, Home news sidebar, News, People of Wright State, Special Categories, Special Collections and Archives |

A salute to our nation’s finest

Delores Etter ’70, ’72 establishes scholarship for Wright State students from military families

The Delores and Jerry Etter Scholarship will help students in the College of Science and Mathematics or the College of Engineering and Computer Science. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Alumni Profile, Center for Workforce Development, Engineering & Computer Science, Giving, Home news sidebar, Mathematics & Statistics, News, Science & Mathematics |

John and Shirley Berry commit $1.5 million to student success initiatives at Wright State

In appreciation of the Berrys’ gift, Wright State named the 220-seat auditorium in the Student Success Center the John and Shirley ’77 Berry Auditorium. Continue reading

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Enterprise Holdings Foundation invests in the professional development of Wright State students

$3,000 grant will be utilized for services and programs to help students launch their careers. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Career Services, Giving, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News |

A wonderful life

Grateful for Wright State’s impact on their lives, Ron ’76, ’84 and Joan Amos pay it forward for future generations

The Ron and Joan Amos Family Scholarship provides assistance to students who are working their way through college. Continue reading

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CSIC to Rise. Shine.

2016 Campaign Kicks Off with Celebration on February 25

CSIC is ready to rise once again with a kickoff celebration on Thursday, Feb. 25, at 3 p.m. in the Student Union Apollo Room. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Business, Education & Human Services, Engineering & Computer Science, Giving, Graduate, Home news sidebar, Honors Program, Lake Campus, Liberal Arts, News, Nursing & Health, Offices, Science & Mathematics, Special Categories, University College |

Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation sponsors first student-operated café at Wright State University

Opening Dec. 2, ReyRey Café will promote student entrepreneurship in the Raj Soin College of Business

Wright State will celebrate the opening of the ReyRey Café in Rike Hall with a grand opening ceremony at 2 p.m. on Dec. 2. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Accountancy, Around Campus, Business, Center for Workforce Development, Economics, Engineering & Computer Science, Finance and Financial Services, Giving, Home news sidebar, Info. Systems & Supply Chain Management, Information Systems, Lake Campus, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Management & International Business, Marketing, MBA, News, Social & Applied Economics |