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American West provides inspiration for Wright State grad’s novel

American West provides inspiration for Wright State grad's novel

Wright State graduate Ryan Ireland’s latest novel is based on real-life events highlighting Stockholm syndrome, institutionalized power and the fading history of the American West. Continue reading

Annual Wright Brothers Day will celebrate university’s innovative spirit

Photo of Courtney Banatta trying a flight simulator at Wright Brothers Day.

Wright Brothers Day takes place Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Union Atrium. Continue reading

John and Shirley Berry commit $1.5 million to student success initiatives at Wright State

John and Shirley Berry commit $1.5 million to student success initiatives at Wright State University

In appreciation of the Berrys’ gift, Wright State named the 220-seat auditorium in the Student Success Center the John and Shirley ’77 Berry Auditorium. Continue reading

Wright State’s Allen Hunt develops new tool to measure soil production that offers promise in predicting global warming

Wright State’s Allen Hunt co-authors book on new tool that offers promise in predicting global warming

Being able to predict soil production also helps with soil conservation, protecting crops, preventing landslides and forecasting changes in the landscape. Continue reading

Wright State’s first president Brage Golding dies

Wright State's first president Brage Golding dies

Known as an innovator with an entrepreneurial spirit, Brage Golding served as Wright State’s president from 1966 to 1972. Continue reading

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session on breaking the pain cycle

Wright State Physicians Orthopaedics to offer educational session on breaking the pain cycle

Justin Lodge, a physical therapist with Wright State Physicians Physical Therapy, will present “Dry Needling: Break Into Pain” on Oct. 18. Continue reading

Melissa Flagg to headline 2016 Women in STEMM Leadership Institute Research Symposium at Wright State

Melissa Flagg to headline 2016 Women in STEMM Leadership Institute Research Symposium at Wright State

The Oct. 21 Women in STEMM Leadership Institute Research Symposium at Wright State highlights work being done by women in STEMM across the Dayton region. Continue reading

Steller performance

Wright State graduate student Lindsey Steller wears many hats
Steller performance

Lindsey Steller, a grad student in the student affairs in higher education program, works in the Student Activities office, is president of a grad student organization and is adviser for the Black Student Union and Raiderthon. Continue reading

Additional dates added for Wright State research study on bipolar disorder and schizophrenia

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This part of the study seeks African-Americans age 18 or older who do not have a diagnosis of bipolar disorder or schizophrenia. Continue reading

College of Liberal Arts Dean Kristin Sobolik to receive Women of Distinction award

College of Liberal Arts Dean Kristin Sobolik to receive Women of Distinction award

Dean Kristin Sobolik will be honored for her leadership in promoting and advocating for the advancement and recognition of women in science, technology, engineering, arts and math careers. Continue reading