Wright State arts students ready to share their love of the arts with local kids at ArtsFair

Photo of a student leading an acting class.

Spring’s annual ArtsGala may get all the headlines but Wright State’s performing arts students love participating in December’s ArtsFair. Continue reading

Wright State staff recognized for exceptional service to the university

Move-In Day Unit

The President’s Awards for Excellence annually recognize classified and unclassified staff for the vital role they play in the success of Wright State University. Continue reading

Daniel Zehringer’s journey

Wright State associate professor of music releases album featuring the trumpet
Daniel Zehringer's journey

Daniel Zehringer’s first solo album is getting attention around the United States and overseas. Continue reading

Hearing voices

Wright State’s Camp A Cappella growing in popularity
Hearing voices

Camp A Cappella attracted 350 middle school, high school and college students as well as educators and adults for a week packed with activity. Continue reading

Local musician’s CD showcases trumpet versatility

daniel zehringer album cover

Daniel Zehringer, associate professor of music, discussed his new album, “Journeymen’s Songs: The Music of Steven Winteregg” on WYSO Public Radio. Zehringer also serves as head of the Trumpet studio, coordinator of the Faculty Brass Quintet and conducts the Wright State University Trumpet Ensemble. Listen to the … Continue reading

ArtsGala sets attendance record


More than 900 patrons attended ArtsGala to support student scholarships in theatre, dance, art, music and motion pictures. Continue reading

Wright State’s ArtsGala breaks records


Excerpt We’ve both been to ArtsGala many times, and this time it was truly different. For the past 17 years, Wright State University’s College of Liberal Arts has hosted the event to raise money for scholarships in visual arts, film, … Continue reading

Opera Theatre to present two lighthearted one-acts

17245 Amy Neace, The Old Maid and the Thief Opera Dress Rehersal 3-30-16

Wright State Opera Theatre will present Giacomo Puccini’s “Gianni Schicchi” and “The Old Maid and the Thief” by Gian Carlo Menotti on April 1-3. Continue reading

Reasons to show your support for Wright State at ArtsGala

Record high attendance for 2013 ArtsGala

Excerpt It’s time again for Wright State University’s ArtsGala. If you’ve never attended this fun and whimsical event, you don’t know what you’re missing. ArtsGala is like nothing else in Dayton. The performing arts students put on the event, and … Continue reading

Music material

Passion for playing lures Alex Ryan from the family farm to Wright State
Passion for playing lures music education major Alex Ryan from the family farm to Wright State. (Photos by Will Jones)

A passion for playing lures music education major Alex Ryan from the family farm to Wright State. Continue reading