Wright State in the News

Dayton Daily News writes about Boonshoft grad, former WNBA player

Excerpt A retired WNBA player will graduate Friday from Wright State University’s Boonshoft School of Medicine. Alison Bales has earned her medical degree from Wright State after having played professional basketball for five years. Her mother, Mary McCarthy, is the … Continue reading

Dayton Daily News shares information about Boonshoft School of Medicine commencement speaker

Excerpt The 19th surgeon general of the United States will deliver a commencement address to graduates of Wright State University’s Boonshoft School of Medicine. Vivek H. Murthy will speak to graduates during the graduation ceremony set for 6:30 p.m. on … Continue reading

Dayton Daily News features Kno.e.sis, Cognovi Labs investments

Excerpt A Dayton-area high tech firm is celebrating recent big investments and announcing a new focus. Cognovi Labs, Inc. — the AI and predictive behavioral analytics company that says it last year predicted the outcome of the Brexit and the … Continue reading

Entomology Today features Wright State researcher

Biology professor Don Cipollini

Excerpt Last fall, researchers at Wright State University announced they had found that emerald ash borer can develop from larvae to adulthood on a species of olive tree. Today, that study is published online in the Journal of Economic Entomology. … Continue reading

Wright State management expert contributes to Wall Street Journal article about corporate boards

Excerpt The conventional wisdom couldn’t be clearer: The more independent a company’s board is, the better. The presence of any company employees, other than perhaps the company’s CEO, can only bring trouble. The conventional wisdom couldn’t be more wrong: Boards … Continue reading

New York Times interviews Wright State expert for story about beards

Excerpt Christopher Oldstone-Moore, author of the 2015 book “Of Beards and Men: The Revealing History of Facial Hair,” maintains that history more than biology establishes meanings for facial hair. “I wonder if the positive effects of beards are a matter … Continue reading

Wright State to help laid off employees find new jobs

Excerpt Wright State human resources will offer coaching for displaced employees, according to the school. The department’s goal is to provide laid off employees guidance that aligns with their career paths and interests. The university will host a career fair … Continue reading

Fox 45 profiles Wright State psychology professor’s research on suicide

Fox 45’s Adam Aaro talks with Wright State professor Cheryl Meyer about a book she wrote that’s tackling a tough subject: suicide. The book is called “Explaining Suicide: patterns, motivations and what notes reveal.” Meyer wrote it after the Montgomery … Continue reading

Dayton Daily News previews Science Olympiad at Wright State

Excerpt More than 5,000 people are expected to head to Wright State University on Friday for the 2017 Science Olympiad National Tournament. The tournament will be held from May 19 through May 20 and WSU expects it will bring educators, … Continue reading

WDTN interviews Wright State SOPP professor about PTSD

Watch the May 11, 2017 WDTN interview with Wright State University School of Professional Psychology professor Jeremy Schuum about a new PTSD therapy project.