Education & Human Services

Electrical performance: Wright State installing four vehicle-charging stations

Jim Halderman, left, and Scott Moniaci, associate director of engineering and construction, stand next to the charging-station site outside Allyn Hall.

Wright State University is installing four vehicle-charging stations in prime parking locations for drivers of electric cars and plug-in hybrids. Continue reading

Newbery notoriety

Educational Resource Center Director Stephanie Bange elected to Newbery Medal committee
Stephanie Bange

Stephanie Bange, director of the Educational Resource Center, elected to prestigious Newbery Award committee. Continue reading

Cuba connection

Wright State’s Gina Oswald gets up-close view of disability services in Caribbean nation
Gina Oswald

Gina Oswald, director of the Rehabilitation Services and Transition To Work programs, spent a week in Havana with a national delegation exploring disability services in Cuba. Continue reading

Scuba program known for its depth

A Wright State program celebrates its 40th birthday
Scuba program known for its depth

Wright State’s scuba program has trained more than 10,000 and is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Continue reading

Nine Wright State graduates among 2014 class of Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows

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Nine Wright State graduates named Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows and will teach math and science in high-need Ohio schools. Continue reading

Video: Veteran pays it forward after own struggle

Tyler Thompson

A retired sergeant is giving back to his fellow soldiers after fighting a battle he never expected. The Veteran and Military Center at Wright State University’s Allyn Hall is the most likely place you will find Tyler Thompson. The junior at … Continue reading

Wright State launches new Graduate School scholarship program for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Col. Cassie Barlow, commander of the 88th Air Base Wing, and Robert Fyffe, vice president for research and dean of the Graduate School, announced a new scholarship program for Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.

Wright State creates scholarship fund for military personnel and civilian workers at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base who want to pursue graduate degrees. Continue reading

Dealing in healing

Wright State grad Katie LaRue-Martin named Athletic Trainer of the Year
Katie LaRue-Martin

Katie LaRue-Martin is the fifth Wright State graduate to be named a state’s Athletic Trainer of the Year. Continue reading

Seeing stars

Wright State alumnus Tom Jenkins gets the ride of his life on NASA’s stratospheric observatory
Wright State alumnus Tom Jenkins

Wright State grad and science teacher Tom Jenkins takes off in NASA’s high-altitude astronomy flight program for school teacher. Continue reading

Wright State grad appointed to presidential committee on disability

Zachary Holler

Zachary Holler ’12 appointed by President Obama to a panel designed to advise the federal government on matters related to people with disabilities. Continue reading