Communication

A Bronx tale

Newspaper veteran Ray Marcano teaching digital media to Wright State students
Ray Marcano

Newspaper veteran Ray Marcano is helping the next generation of journalists by teaching digital media to Wright State students. Continue reading

Social media class giving Wright State students an edge

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Excerpt A unique class focusing on how to build an Internet brand using different social media websites is proving to be a popular and productive addition to the courses at Wright State University. Social Media and Personal Branding, offered to … Continue reading

Flipz trip

Communication students learn digital media skills with news website
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Students in an advanced digital media class sharpen their journalism skills by reporting for a news site called DailyFlipz. Continue reading

Five decades of student journalism

Wright State’s student-run newspaper The Guardian turns 50 this academic year
Leah Kelley, editor-in-chief of The Guardian

Fifty years after publishing its first issue, The Guardian has evolved from a four-page black-ink paper to a colorful weekly publication. Continue reading

Camera calculus

Communication professor Elliot Gaines teaching water, wildlife video skills to science students
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Wright State communication professor Elliot Gaines works to equip science students with the skills to effectively communicate science to the public. Continue reading

Dash of ingenuity

Wright State students create showcase event for Urban Nights in downtown Dayton
Wright State students Kacie Klarer and David Cobble

Wright State students design a scavenger hunt fundraiser during Urban Nights in downtown Dayton on Sept. 12. Continue reading

Boys of summer

Media coverage of minor league baseball is focus of Wright State research project
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Wright State communication professor is researching how the Internet and social media are changing local coverage of minor league baseball. Continue reading

Dayton Daily News columnist Dale Huffman to lecture at Wright State

Newspaper columnist Dale Huffman

Newspaper columnist Dale Huffman will deliver the fifth annual “Living Legends of the Dayton Daily News Archives” lecture at Wright State July 18. Continue reading

Liberal arts students share internship experiences, thank community partners

(Left) Sarah Aisenbrey, a graduate student pursuing a master's degree in public history shares her recent internship experience with one of the dozens of community partners who attended the Internship Celebration Breakfast.

The testimonials from eager and thankful liberal arts students painted a clear picture—they value their chances to shine in professional environments as much as they value their entire educational experience. Continue reading

Canine Companions bring independence to disabled

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Excerpt Carlos helps pick things up, turns on and off room lights, and pulls on coat sleeves and socks to help take them off for Alex Woodall. “He loves to help, he is my best friend,” Woodall said. Alex Woodall … Continue reading