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Dayton Theater Hall of Fame honors Joe Deer

Joe Deer receives Trustees’ Award for Faculty Excellence

Excerpt The Dayton Theatre Hall of Fame recognizes individuals who have dedicated themselves to the cause of theatre arts in Dayton or have made a significant impact on Dayton’s theatre community. The 2015 inductee is Joe Deer. Joe Deer is … Continue reading

Miracle League baseball field is dream come true for players with disabilities

William Crotty at home plate at Dayton's Miracle League baseball field

The Miracle League baseball field, inspired by Wright State student William Crotty, has become a magnet for young players with disabilities. Continue reading

Wright State, DCDC formalize collaborative partnership

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New agreement between Wright State and Dayton Contemporary Dance Company will enhance students’ educational experience by increasing exposure to high-quality arts programming. Continue reading

Wright State and DCDC formalize relationship

Dance Ensemble to demonstrate program’s versatility in Spring Concert

Excerpt A formal partnership between Wright State University and the Dayton Contemporary Dance Company is being announced today. The goal is to solidify and expand the decades-long relationship which exposes the university’s dance students to professional dance experiences. The new … Continue reading

Pair of ACEs

Wright State’s Dan Krane, Northern Illinois’ David Stone complete prestigious American Council on Education Fellowships
Dan Krane

Wright State professor Dan Krane, Northern Illinois’ David Stone served prestigious American Council on Education Fellowships during the 2014-15 academic year. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session about arthritis of the ankle

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Dr. Richard Laughlin will give an educational session on “Arthritis of the Ankle” on July 21 at the Wright State Physicians Health Center. Continue reading

Wrestling whiz

Wright State’s Anitra Jordan overcomes shyness by jumping into the ring
Anitra Jordan posed with arms crossed

Introverted and soft-spoken, senior mass communication major Anitra Jordan found a way to break out of her shell in a big way – by refereeing matches and training to become a pro wrestler. Continue reading

Local man grateful for skin cancer screening event

Lee and Donna Vance

When Lee Vance’s wife, Donna, signed him up for a free skin cancer screening event at the Wright State Physicians Health Center, they had no idea it would save his life. Continue reading

Material needs

Wright State helps stage advanced manufacturing and materials science camp for teachers
Material needs

Wright State and area colleges train schoolteachers on teaching materials science to their students at summer camp. Continue reading

Wright State hosts country’s largest all a cappella camp

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Students from around the country can be found on Wright State’s campus this week singing their hearts out during Camp A Cappella. Continue reading