Awards

Excellence to the Core

Students and faculty honored for writing and teaching achievements
Joe Law, Rebecca Wynn and Wright State President David R. Hopkins

Wright State students and faculty honored for Writing Across the Curriculum achievements and teaching Wright State Core courses. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine psychiatry professor receives highest award in aerospace medicine

Col. Kent McDonald

Assistant professor Kent McDonald recognized for research in aviator personality, environmental stressors and their impact on optimal performance. Continue reading

English professor Angela Beumer Johnson wins Ohio teaching award

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Wright State professor Angela Beumer Johnson named Outstanding College Language Arts Educator by the Ohio English educators organization. Continue reading

Co-director of ergonomics and Alzheimer’s care receives public service award

Govind Bharwani is director of Nursing Ergonomics and Alzheimer Care at the Nursing Institute of West Central Ohio and co-director of ergonomics at the Wright State College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Govind Bharwani, Ph.D., co-director of ergonomics and Alzheimer’s care in the College of Engineering and Computer Science and director of Nursing Ergonomics and Alzheimer’s Care at the Nursing Institute of West Central Ohio, received the American College of Health Care … Continue reading

Wright State filmmaker Julia Reichert worked on film nominated for Oscar

Wright State filmmaker Julia Reichert nominated for Oscar

Wright State filmmaker Julia Reichert served as associate producer on Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Jack Hall, which is nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short. Continue reading

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine surgery resident receives professionalism award

Justin Fox (center) received the Chassin Award for Professionalism in General Surgery, while attending the ACS Clinical Congress with Randy Woods, director of Wright State's Surgery Residency Program, and Mary McCarthy, Elizabeth Berry Gray Chair and professor of surgery.

Justin Fox, chief resident in general surgery at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, received the Award for Professionalism in General Surgery from the American College of Surgeons.
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Professor Damaris Serrano wins national literary award from Panama

Professor Damaris Serrano wins national literary award from Panama

Spanish professor Damaris Serrano received the most prestigious literary award from her native Panama for an essay she wrote on the construction of the first transcontinental railroad and the Panama Canal. Continue reading

Joe Deer honored with Trustees’ Award for Faculty Excellence

Joe Deer receives Trustees’ Award for Faculty Excellence

Joe Deer, head of Wright State’s Musical Theatre program, received the Trustees’ Award for Faculty Excellence during Fall Commencement Dec. 14. Continue reading

Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine presents annual faculty awards to outstanding teachers, mentors

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The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine recognized several faculty members on Nov. 19 at its annual Faculty Awards event… Continue reading