Faculty

Audio—History professor Paul Lockhart on ‘Miami Valley Voices’

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History professor Paul Lockhart appeared on Miami Valley Voices, with host Ron Rollins of the Dayton Daily News, on WHIO 95.7 FM on April 13 and 20. Lockhart discussed the significance of World War I, its impact on the Miami Valley … Continue reading

Families of Wright State employees enjoy day on campus

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Faculty and staff had fun on campus with daughters, sons, and other family members during Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. Continue reading

Teach the children well

Lake Campus instructor Betsy Crites cultivates next crop of elementary school teachers
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A kindergarten teacher inspired Betsy Crites, teacher education instructor at the Lake Campus, to pursue her own career in education. Continue reading

Professor David Barr to lecture on ‘Politics of End Times’

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Wright State emeritus professor David Barr will discuss “The Politics of End Times” when he delivers the 2014 Piediscalzi Lecture on April 2. 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

Body guard: Wright State medical researcher Caroline Cao improving use of surgical robotics

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Wright State medical researcher Caroline Cao is investigating how to improve the use of surgical robotics in abdominal surgery. Continue reading

Anita Dempsey receives nursing award for mental health efforts at the Dayton VA Medical Center

Anita Dempsey receives nursing award for mental health efforts at the Dayton VA Medical Center

Anita Dempsey was honored with the 2014 Secretary’s Award for Excellence in Nursing—RN Expanded Role Category from the Dayton VA Medical Center. Continue reading

Laser gazer: Ultrafast-laser expert Jason Deibel named director of undergraduate research at CoSM

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Jason Deibel, an expert on the use of lasers to study new materials, is the new director of undergraduate research and experiential learning in the College of Science and Mathematics. Continue reading

CSIC continues to soar

2014 campaign launches with takeoff event on March 10
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Wright State University’s annual Campus Scholarship and Innovation Campaign will launch with a takeoff event on March 10 at 2 p.m. in the Student Union Endeavour Room. Continue reading

Multicultural Dayton: Riad Ajami, director of Wright State’s Center for Global Business

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Excerpt Next to his numerous published works, and the many publications where he’s been featured, Riad Ajami keeps a stack of books in his Wright State University office to remind him of home. Like his favorite author and poet, Kahlil Gibran, Ajami was born in … Continue reading