Academics

Special agents

Wright State’s new Agents of Change community-engagement course makes a splash with Dayton City Commission

The Agents of Change course is part of an initiative designed to empower students to become more active citizens, create partnerships with community groups and promote positive change. Continue reading

College of Liberal Arts’ Internship Partners Expo draws a crowd

The College of Liberal Arts Internship Partners Expo provided an opportunity for students, faculty and staff to network with a wide variety of internship partners. Continue reading

Wright State Libraries honor 7 graduating seniors as Top Scholars

The Top Scholars are awarded a book in their subject area that becomes a permanent part of the University Libraries’ collection. Continue reading

Amanda Wright Lane to receive honorary degree from Wright State at spring commencement

Amanda Wright Lane, great grandniece of Wilbur and Orville Wright, will receive an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters during from Wright State’s commencement ceremony May 4. Continue reading

Junior Teresa Rapking named Wright State Student Employee of the Year

Teresa Rapking majors in early childhood education and works as a student assistant in the Office of the Registrar. Continue reading

Medical student wins Mahoning Valley Medical Society Foundation scholarship

Rachael Herriman, a fourth-year student at the Boonshoft School of Medicine, has nurtured a love for pediatrics. Continue reading

Engineering student Rachel Evans wins prestigious fellowship from Ohio Space Grant Consortium

Mechanical engineering student Rachel Evans will pursue a master’s degree in the College of Engineering and Computer Science thanks to an Ohio Space Grant Consortium fellowship. Continue reading

The Wall

‘Before I Die’ class project invites campus reflections

Students in Communicating Through Chronic Illness and End of Life course set up Wall to inspire others to think about what they want to do before they die. Continue reading

Overcoming the impossible

At Wright State, Olivia Kilby, a senior political science and liberal studies major, discovered she can accomplish great things in her life. Continue reading

Organized duffel bag wins entrepreneur contest

Wright Venture is an entrepreneurial opportunity modeled after “Shark Tank,” an ABC–TV reality competition series that features aspiring entrepreneurs making business presentations to a panel of potential investors. Continue reading