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WSRI to spin off new technology company in Dayton region

Traffic-management website for drones unveiled by Wright State Research Institute

Excerpt Wright State Research Institute is spinning off a new company around a technology that hopes to create an air traffic control system for drones. The institute, part of Wright State University, is developing a new system designed to be … Continue reading

Wright State in running to get piece of $181M Army contract for automatic identification technologies

Vikram Sethi

The Institute of Defense Studies and Education is part of a consortium providing the U.S. government identification technologies and services that track parts and equipment. Continue reading

Plastic surgeon Sunishka M. Wimalawansa joins Wright State Physicians

Plastic surgeon Sunishka M. Wimalawansa joins Wright State Physicians

New Wright State Physicians plastic surgeon Sunishka Wimalawansa is seeing new patients, teaching at Boonshoft School of Medicine.
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‘Year of the Active Bystander’ designated as theme at Wright State University

Kimberly Barrett

Wright State steps up efforts to help students, faculty and staff respond productively to prejudice they encounter in their daily interactions. Continue reading

Student success remains at the heart of Wright State’s mission, President Hopkins says

Student success remains at the heart of Wright State’s mission, President Hopkins says

Wright State President David R. Hopkins discusses the State of the University, honors faculty for excellent work during the annual Convocation. Continue reading

11 faculty members honored for excellence in classroom, service

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Wright State recognizes select faculty members for excellent work in the classroom, research, community engagement, professional service and early career achievement. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre called #1 underrated program in Midwest

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Prominent theater review website names Wright State’s theatre program the top underrated program in the Midwest. Continue reading

Heavy build

Flurry of construction projects gives Wright State’s campus a new look
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A flurry of construction projects, including the new Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building and the Student Success Center, gives Wright State’s Dayton Campus a new look. Continue reading

Presidential Lecture Series kicks off with professor and autism activist Temple Grandin

Presidential Lecture Series kicks off with professor and autism activist Temple Grandin

Wright State’s 2015-16 Presidential Lecture Series will focus on the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Continue reading

Wright State University welcomes over 5,000 new students to fall semester

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Wright State welcomes 5,066 new students on the first day of fall semester, swelling total enrollment to 17,842, the fourth highest total in school history. Continue reading