Applied Policy Research Institute

Wright State institute makes shift in focus

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Excerpt A Wright State University institute is shifting its focus of its research projects on more defense and economic development. The Wright State Center for Urban and Public Affairs has changed its name to the Applied Policy Research Institute. Part … Continue reading

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute unveils new name, expanded mission

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute unveils new name, expanded mission

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute, which began as the Center for Urban and Public Affairs, announced a new brand and name to mark growth in the organization’s trajectory and portfolio.
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Wright State’s Emily Bingham advances to semifinals in ‘Jeopardy!’ college tournament

Wright State’s Emily Bingham advances to semifinals in 'Jeopardy!' college tournament

Wright State University senior Emily Bingham will complete in the semifinal round in the “Jeopardy! College Championship” on Feb. 9. Continue reading

‘Jeopardy!’ watch party set for Wright State’s Emily Bingham

The Alumni Association will host a watch party on Feb. 2 to cheer on Wright State senior Emily Bingham during the "Jeopardy! College Championship." Bingham is pictured on set with host Alex Trebek.

The Wright State Alumni Association invites students, alumni and “Jeopardy!” fans to attend the watch party on Feb. 2. Continue reading

Wright State’s Emily Bingham to compete in ‘Jeopardy! College Tournament’

Emily Bingham is a senior double majoring in literature and marketing. (Photo by Will Jones)

Senior Emily Bingham will be among the 15 students competing in the “Jeopardy! College Tournament” in January in Culver City, California. Continue reading

Technology for technology-induced disease

Wright State researchers using computer analysis as weapon against harassment
Wenbo Wang, Amit Sheth and Lu Chen

Researchers at Wright State’s Kno.e.sis center are developing computer technology to analyze social media posts in an effort to identify and reduce cyberbullying. Continue reading

Collaborative effort leads to $7M in federal funding for regional growth

Dayton skyline

Wright State collaborates with governments, other higher education institutions and businesses to secure federal grant to build the region’s commercialization infrastructure and support workforce development. Continue reading

Wright State staff and alumni make ‘Forty Under 40’ list

Wright State manager, alumni honored in DBJ’s “Forty Under 40”

Once again Wright State University was well represented in the Dayton Business Journal’s 2015 Forty Under 40 Awards. Continue reading

Economic development, aerospace, immigration highlight Wright State’s annual Regional Summit

Wright State President David R. Hopkins, State Sen. Chris Widener and Provost S. Narayanan

Business leaders, educators, government officials and others discussed developing initiatives in workforce development and globalization during Wright State’s annual Regional Summit. Continue reading

CUPA taps political veteran, Dayton business expert to take center to ‘the next level’

CUPA taps political veteran, Dayton business expert to take center to ‘the next level’

He’s a politically savvy professional with big ideas and the networking skills and contacts to bring in new work. Continue reading