Kinesiology & Health

Training, athletic trainers

Training, trainers

Wright State’s Athletic Training program has a 100 percent job placement rate for students who want to work immediately after graduation. Continue reading

Kim Demmings sets Horizon League women’s scoring record

Kim Demmings pulls up for a jump shot during the women's basketball team's game against Milwaukee Jan. 21.

Senior guard Kim Demmings now has 2,345 points during her career. Continue reading

Fighting cancer through fitness

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Excerpt There are, of course, some precautions and checking with a doctor is always advisable before beginning an exercise program. “One thing you want to watch out for is immune function,” said Karen Wonders, who is also the program director and … Continue reading

Kim Demmings becomes Wright State scoring leader in win at Oakland

January 9, 2015: The NCAA Women's Basketball game between the Northern Kentucky Norse and the Wright State Raiders at the Nutter Center in Fairborn, Ohio.

Kim Demmings is also just 20 points away from tying Milwaukee’s Traci Edwards as the Horizon League’s all-time scorer in women’s basketball. Continue reading

Kim Demmings ties Wright State all-time scoring record in win at Detroit

January 9, 2015: The NCAA Women's Basketball game between the Northern Kentucky Norse and the Wright State Raiders at the Nutter Center in Fairborn, Ohio.

Guard Kim Demmings tied Bill Edwards for the most career points ever by any Raider in a career during the women’s basketball team’s win Jan. 14. Continue reading

Education’s lifeguard

Program expansion, partnerships are retiring Dean Charlotte Harris' legacy
Education’s lifeguard

Charlotte Harris, who will retire as dean of the College of Education and Human Services at the end of the year, reflects on her career in academia. Continue reading

Cross country brings Wright State couple together

Jessica and Kevin Swartz at their wedding

Wright State cross country runners Jessica and Kevin Swartz have competed together since high school and were married last summer. Continue reading

Disaster area

Wright State’s Jim Gruenberg says disaster historians could strengthen relief efforts
Jim Gruenberg sitting on rocks at Calamityville

Jim Gruenberg, deputy director of Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness at Calamityville, says disaster historians can help communities prepare for and respond to emergencies. Continue reading

Joseph Keferl named dean of the College of Education and Human Services

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Joseph Keferl, a longtime Wright State faculty member, administrator and alumnus, will assume the position of dean in January and will begin serving as dean-elect in October. Continue reading

Throwing pains

Longtime judo instructor Mark Curry making champions out of Wright State students
Mark Curry demonstrating a throw

Longtime judo instructor Mark Curry is making champions out of Wright State students through the Raider Active judo class. Continue reading