Author Archives: Seth Bauguess

Wright State names 2015 Parent of the Year

(L-R) Wright State graduate student Sonal Supriya holds her son Prabhav at left. Parent of the Year Savitri Devi stands in the middle with her son (and Sonal's husband) Jayant at right.

Wright State’s Parent of the Year Award was presented to Savitri Devi, a student’s mother-in-law from India who traveled to Dayton to support her family.
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Wright State’s Mark Anderson interviews Steve Wozniak for the Presidential Lecture Series

Anderson (left) listens as Wozniak shared stories of the early days of Apple, as well as his struggles and successes in the pursuit of innovation with his partner, Steve Jobs.

Wright State University hosted Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak for its 2015 Presidential Lecture Series and Honors Institute Wednesday, Feb. 4. Continue reading

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Two Wright State employees recognized by the American Council on Education

Raj Soin College of Business logo

Wright State’s Melissa Gruys and Latricia Milhouse recognized for supporting the advancement of women in higher education. Continue reading

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Wright State employee advocate recognized with top 2015 SCLC award

Rountree, J.D., most recently served as assistant director of affirmative action at Wright State before being named to head the university’s Office of Ombuds.

Wright State University’s Hazel Rountree was awarded the Southern Christian Leadership Conference’s Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Award. Continue reading

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Wright State 2014 Holiday Gift Program most successful ever

Annette McCoy, coordinator of the holiday gift program, poses with the 2014 haul of toys from the Wright State community.

Forty-five families, including 97 children, were adopted for the holidays through the university’s Holiday Gift Program. Continue reading

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Class of 2014 celebrates Fall Commencement

More than 2,000 students graduated at Wright State's 77th commencement ceremony on April 27 in the Wright State Nutter Center.

The Wright State University Nutter Center was packed with a raucous crowd Saturday, though it was not for an athletic endeavor. It was for Fall Commencement. Continue reading

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More than 1,100 to graduate at Fall Commencement

Ceremony takes place Dec. 13 at 10 a.m. at the Nutter Center.
Women composed the majority of Wright State's spring graduating class.

The Wright State University Nutter Center will be packed with a raucous crowd Saturday, Dec. 13, at 10 a.m. And though thousands will cross the finish line, it will not be an athletic endeavor. Continue reading

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2014 Christmas for Kids toy drive kicks off

(L-R) Jenna Rigg, Jaclyn Stapleton and Annette McCoy display Wright State's 2013 donation of unwrapped toys for the FLOC Toy Cottage in Montgomery County.

Toy barrels are popping up around the Dayton Campus as part of the annual Holiday Gift Program at Wright State University. Continue reading

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It’s time to prepare for winter weather at Wright State

Winter weather preparedness at Wright State

Winter weather came early this year, and it’s here to stay whether we like it or not. The November blast of arctic temperatures and heavy snow gave us all a wake-up call. Continue reading

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