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

Wright State senior overcomes challenges to shine in the field of sports

Wright State student overcomes challenges to shine in the field of sports

Alan Hieber, a senior mass communication major, stays active by competing in races and by covering sports for The Guardian student newspaper. Continue reading

Wright State to offer scholarship in memory of shooting victim Parris Hummons

Wright State to offer scholarship in memory of shooting victim Parris Hummons

Dayton Early College Academy graduates will be the preferred recipients of the Parris Hummons Memorial Scholarship. Continue reading