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Wright State alum Michael Kraack '99 makes his mark in video game industry
Michael Kraack, who graduated in 1999 from Wright State with a computer science degree, makes his mark in the video game industry. (Contributed photo)

Wright State grad turns a computer science degree and love for gaming into a software engineering career, working on games played by millions of people. Continue reading

Wright State to host Ohio Diversity Officers Collaboration conference

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“Diversity and Social Activism in the 21st Century” is the theme of an Ohio Diversity Officers Collaboration conference hosted by Wright State on July 29. Continue reading

Wright State students invited to attend presidential debate in New York

Wright State students invited to attend presidential debate in New York

Hotel, food and airline expenses will be paid by donors who still want to support the debate experience of Wright State students. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine interdisciplinary team awarded grant to enhance curriculum, expand medical training program

Boonshoft School of Medicine interdisciplinary team awarded grant to enhance curriculum, expand medical training program

The Boonshoft School of Medicine, College of Nursing and Health and School of Professional Psychology received more than $450,000 to train future clinicians to work in a multidisciplinary team environment. Continue reading

Wright State historian brings ‘Forgotten World War’ stories home to Dayton

Dressed as a YMCA volunteer from World War I, Paul Lockhart shows off the exhibition's replica war trench. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Some call it “The Forgotten World War.” But Wright State history professor is helping make sure people don’t forget the profound impact of World War I and the role the Miami Valley played in it. His efforts to bring that story to … Continue reading

Wright State’s Rosalie Mainous to be inducted as prestigious Fellow in American Academy of Nursing

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The fellowship recognizes College of Nursing and Health Dean Rosalie Mainous as among a select group of national nursing leaders. Continue reading

Higher Learning Commission reaffirms Wright State’s accreditation

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Established as an independent university in 1967, Wright State received its initial accreditation in 1968 and has been continuously accredited since that time. Continue reading

Wright State University decides not to host presidential debate

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“This decision has weighed heavily on my heart. I really wanted this experience for our students. But the safety and the financial health of our university must take precedence,” said Wright State President David R. Hopkins. Continue reading

Wright State researchers honored for top paper on technology to improve diagnostics for the human eye

Wright State researchers honored for top paper on technology to improve diagnostics for the human eye

Critical components of the sensing are being fabricated and tested in Wright State’s Neuroscience Engineering Collaboration Building. Continue reading

Up to the challenge

Wright State’s Ellie Collins captains Army ROTC Raider Battalion Ranger Challenge Team
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Ellie Collins, an international studies major, said she found more fulfillment in the academic challenges and opportunities offered at Wright State. Continue reading