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Wright State grad Chris Heeter '04 uses English degree in flourishing plumbing business
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Chris Heeter says his his English degree from Wright State gave him the discipline and skills needed to run his company. Continue reading

Award-winning novelist Marilynne Robinson to speak at Wright State

“Literature, Religion, Peace: A Conversation with Marilynne Robinson” will be held at 11:15 a.m. on Nov. 21 in the Stein Galleries.

“Literature, Religion, Peace: A Conversation with Marilynne Robinson” will be held at 11:15 a.m. on Nov. 21 in the Stein Galleries. Continue reading

Wright State hosting Shakespeare conference on 400th anniversary of the famous playwright’s death

Carol Mejia LaPerle, associate professor of early modern literature, is  organizing the “Encountering Shakespeare” conference at Wright State on Oct. 20-22. (Photo by Erin Pence)

The “Encountering Shakespeare” conference takes place Oct. 20-22 in the Wright State Student Union from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Continue reading

Wright State’s CELIA to host Flapper Ball

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The Sultans of Swing Flapper Ball takes place Oct. 29 beginning at 6 p.m. in Dayton’s Memorial Hall. Continue reading

TEDxDayton speakers to include Wright State faculty and alumni

Joe Deer, distinguished professor of musical theatre, wins the 2016 Governor's Award for the Arts in Ohio for Arts Education. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Wright State-affiliated speakers will address a variety of topics including the re-development of musical theatre, fitness, modern library transformation and LGBTQ advocacy. Continue reading

American West provides inspiration for Wright State grad’s novel

American West provides inspiration for Wright State grad's novel

Wright State graduate Ryan Ireland’s latest novel is based on real-life events highlighting Stockholm syndrome, institutionalized power and the fading history of the American West. Continue reading

Election direction

Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple to blog for LexisNexis about Millennial views
Recipients of LexisNexis Election 2016 Scholarships, Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple will  will write blog posts offering their insights into the presidential election from a Millennial viewpoint. (Photo by Will Jones)

Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple have received LexisNexis Election 2016 Scholarships. Continue reading

Wright State Shakespeare conference awarded the Ohio Humanities Educator Enrichment Grant

Carol Mejia LaPerle, associate professor of early modern literature, is  organizing the “Encountering Shakespeare” conference at Wright State on Oct. 20-22. (Photo by Erin Pence)

“Encountering Shakespeare” conference will feature scholarship on Shakespeare, literature and culture plenaries, teaching workshops and musical and dramatic performances. Continue reading

Wright State faculty honored for excellence in classroom, research and community

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Each year Wright State recognizes select faculty members for their outstanding work in the classroom and for excellence in research, community engagement, professional service and early career achievement. Continue reading

Wright State to launch The Entrepreneur Club

Organization to support student interest and participation in the region’s fast-growing entrepreneur ecosystem
Wright State to launch The Entrepreneur Club

The Entrepreneur Club will be launched during a ceremony in the atrium of Russ Engineering on Sept. 8 at 5 p.m. Continue reading