Nursing & Health

Thinking it through

Wright State helps form Dayton Think Tank to respond to emergencies, disasters
Some members of the Dayton Think Tank pose at the Engineers Club of Dayton. Front row, from left: Michelle Simmons, environmental manager for Dayton's Department of Water; Wright State's Larry James, Terry Oroszi and Jim Gruenberg. Back row, from left: Jesse Burgard, psychologist and mental health expert; Katherine Koehler, former OSHA incident commander at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base; Beavercreek Mayor Bob Stone, Riverside Mayor Bill Flaute and Dayton police Maj. Wendy Stiver. (Photo by Erin Pence)

The Dayton Think Tank includes terrorism, disaster and toxicology experts, emergency management specialists, military officials, political leaders, medical professionals, engineers, psychologists, computer scientists and law enforcement officials. Continue reading

U.S. News ranks Wright State online programs among best for 2017

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Wright State University’s online graduate programs in education and business were ranked among the best in the nation for 2017. Continue reading

Wright State University to celebrate 50th anniversary throughout 2017

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The celebration culminates with a special Homecoming Oct. 1, featuring multiple affinity reunions, including one for the university’s founding classes. Continue reading

Fall 2016 commencement in photos

Fall 2016 commencement in photos

Wright State honored more than 1,150 graduating students at its fall commencement ceremony Dec. 17 in the Nutter Center. Continue reading

President Hopkins tells graduating Wright State students that caring for the greater good is true measure of success

President Hopkins tells graduating Wright State students that caring for the greater good is true measure of success

Wright State President David R. Hopkins told graduating students that the nation will look for them to difference. Continue reading

More than 1,800 to graduate at Wright State’s fall commencement ceremony

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Wright State University will hold its 2016 fall commencement ceremony on Dec. 17 at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Wright State offering 20 percent rebate again on cost of undergrad summer classes

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Wright State undergraduate students from Ohio can save up to 20 percent on tuition by taking undergraduate classes during the summer semester, under the university’s Summer Tuition Rebate plan. Continue reading

Wright State will become tobacco free on July 1, 2017

Wright State will become tobacco free on July 1, 2017

All smoking and smokeless tobacco products, as well as nicotine-delivering products like e-cigarettes, will be prohibited from use anywhere on campus. Continue reading

Nontraditional nursing student named Presidential Scholar

Nontraditional nursing student named Presidential Scholar

Pamela Nelson, who received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Wright State in 2004, returned to study nursing. Continue reading