Author Archives: Seth Bauguess

About Seth Bauguess

Born in Lexington, KY and raised in Cincinnati, OH Seth Bauguess graduated from the University's of Cincinnati's College Conservatory of Music in 2001 with a BA in electronic media. In 2013 he earned his MBA from Wright State University's Raj Soin College of Business. Currently Wright State's director of Communications, Bauguess has worked in public relations at Wright State since 2010. Before joining the university, Bauguess worked for ten years as a general assignment television news reporter at WKEF and WRGT in Dayton, OH, WMGT in Macon, GA and WKAG in Hopkinsville, KY.

Wright State awarded $7.5M for drone research

Excerpt The Air Force Research Laboratory has awarded a $7.5M contract to Wright State University for drone research, according to the Department of Defense. The research will focus on operators flying multiple drones, or remotely piloted aircraft, the Defense Department … Continue reading

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Retired general appointed to Wright State Board of Trustees

Wright State biplane logo

Retired Lt. Gen. C.D. Moore II, previous commander of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, is the newest trustee to the nine-member board. Continue reading

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Undergraduate tuition will not increase in Wright State FY16 budget

University budget proposal approved by Board of Trustees
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Wright State proposed its fiscal 2016 budget to the Board of Trustees as well as faculty, staff and students, a spending plan designed to build on the university’s successes and support its growth. Continue reading

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Wright State launching business intelligence initiative to understand, engage and support students

(L-R) Steve Hayward, business intelligence analyst; Craig Woolley, chief information officer; Roy Lemaster, program analyst; Aaron Skira, senior institutional research analyst; Mark Polatajko, vice president for business and finance/CFO and Sasanska Prabhala, executive director for strategic information and business intelligence constituted the core team that built the Wright State business intelligence solution.

A first-of-its-kind business intelligence solution will provide Wright State leaders with access to accurate information that will help them plan, measure and make decisions. Continue reading

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Wright State participating in National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Wright State participating in National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week

Dispatchers from 911 call centers across the country are receiving recognition this week for the critical role they play in responding to emergencies. Continue reading

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Wright State student launches clothing line via social media

Excerpt friends go out, she lets them all know what they should and should not be wearing. “I’ve always loved fashion and I was voted best dressed in my high school yearbook (at Shroder High School in Cincinnati),” said Braxton, … Continue reading

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Wright State police officer recognized by Fairborn Knights of Columbus

Officer Tyler G. Pottkotter (left) received a Knights of Columbus Blue Coat Award from the Fairborn Chapter for his service to the community. Wright State Police Chief David Finnie stands at right.

A Wright State Lake Campus graduate and three-year veteran of the university Police Department has been recognized for his professionalism, problem solving, integrity and inclusivity. Continue reading

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Podium shift

CaTS engages students, faculty, staff to find solution at front of the classroom
One of eighty proposed designs, the new tabletop podium was designed by 2014 engineering graduate Trent Williams. It was chosen by faculty members to be the best solution that fits their needs.

Next fall, sharp-eyed Wright State University students may notice a change at the head of the classroom. Continue reading

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Wright State University applies to host 2016 presidential debate

Exterior photo of the Wright State University Nutter Center

Wright State University is making its case to again represent Ohio in a presidential election event. Continue reading

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