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Green scene

Wright State grad student Cori Lohstroh helps secure a federal grant to advance environmentally friendly weed-killing technology

Cori Lohstroh, who is pursuing a master’s degree in rhetoric and writing from Wright State, combines her passions for the environment and writing. Continue reading

Write angle

Biology and English students learn environmental storytelling in a new Eco-Narratives course

In an English and biological sciences course, students use storytelling to discuss extinctions, mutations, invasions and other environmental phenomena. Continue reading

Jennifer Ware and Ashley Hall win Regional Emmy award for PBS children’s science show

Jennifer Ware and Ashley Hall, co-directors of Wright State University’s New Media Incubator, were honored for their work ThinkTV children’s science show “Speakers and Beakers.” Continue reading

Foreign affair

Four Wright State grads picked by French government to teach English to schoolchildren in France

Three French graduates and an English graduate were selected to participate in France’s Teaching Assistant Program. Continue reading

Watch online screenings of ‘Veterans Voices’ documentary film

“Veterans Voices: Lives and Stories” features Wright State student-veterans and local veterans and their families, exploring their time in the service and lives as civilians. Continue reading

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Wright State faculty member David Seitz wins national journalism award for coverage of prison theater production

The biggest challenge was trying to get the prison inmates to open up when he was interviewing them. But the efforts of English professor David Seitz resulted in a national award. Continue reading

Wright State University Foundation awards Students First Fund grants

12 projects selected for the second year of Students First funding

The 12 projects selected for funding will have far-reaching impacts on both the Dayton and Lake campuses. Continue reading

Ska writer

Wright State English lecturer Bobby Rubin pens the lyrics to a hit song in the United Kingdom

Bobby Rubin, a senior lecturer of English, writes lyrics for musicians and bands, including the ska band The Skapones. Continue reading

Wright State employees honored for excellence

Wright State University has recognized select staff and faculty members for their vital contributions to the university. Continue reading

Brage Golding Distinguished Professor of Research

Crystal B. Lake

Part of the series: Faculty Awards for Excellence 2018-19

Crystal B. Lake was honored for a new book, “Artifacts: How We Think and Write About Found Objects”; efforts to build an innovative, online archive of important historical images of antiquities; and her online magazine. Continue reading