Moved in: 1,600 new students hit campus


Move-in Day on Wright State’s Dayton Campus began at 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, as 1,600 new students arrived at their new home. Continue reading

Wright State will welcome more than 1,600 new students on Move-In Day

Over 110 golf carts and 500 volunteers will help more than 1,600 new students move into their new homes on campus on Aug. 25.

Much of the Wright State community will help new students move into residence halls and on-campus apartments during Move-In Day Aug. 25. Continue reading

Higher Learning Commission reaffirms Wright State’s accreditation

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Established as an independent university in 1967, Wright State received its initial accreditation in 1968 and has been continuously accredited since that time. Continue reading

Mowing for dollars

Student Government President-elect Lukas Wenrick grew successful business out of early adversity
Mowing for dollars

A senior majoring in social science education, Lukas Wenrick hopes to pursue a career in higher education and perhaps run for public office. Continue reading

Wright State, Clark State renew agreement on student Gateway Program

Wright State Provost Thomas Sudkamp (right) and Amit B. Singh, Clark State provost and vice president of academic affairs. (Photo by Will Jones)

The agreement is designed to provide a path to bachelor’s degree programs for students at Clark State Community College. Continue reading

‘Pivotal Tuesdays’ seen as important resource for presidential debate watchers at Wright State

‘Pivotal Tuesdays’ seen as important resource for presidential-debate watchers at Wright State

“Pivotal Tuesdays: Four Elections that Shaped the 20th Century” is this year’s Common Text and will be distributed to students this summer during Orientation. Continue reading

Rare earth

Wright State anthropology students uncover artifacts from Revolutionary War battlefield
Rare earth

The dig is part of a program created by assistant professor Lance Greene to investigate the archaeology and history of Shawnee settlements in Ohio. Continue reading

Theater theory

Wright State improv students use acting skills to give incoming freshmen glimpse of college life
Theater theory

Theatre students will perform sketches challenging situations incoming students may face during the Raider Academy residential summer program. Continue reading

College spirit

Wright State’s Nickolas Hayden flourishing on the heels of getting his GED
On the heels of getting his GED, Nickolas Hayden is flourishing as a computer engineering and philosophy major at Wright State. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Nickolas Hayden is majoring in computer engineering and philosophy and hopes to pursue a career in computer programming or create apps or video games. Continue reading

Video vision

Wright State’s Noah Schroeder, students building sophisticated spaceship video game as teaching tool

The video game is designed for the many teachers who have trouble finding an educational video game that matches the content they want to teach. Continue reading