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Wright State alumnus Tom Thompson founds a nonprofit to help the immigrant community with critical needs

Wright State M.P.A. grad Tom Thompson has served in the Air Force, in municipal government, in law enforcement and operates a nonprofit that serves the region’s immigrant community. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine professor and alum recognized with International Education Award

Katharine Conway, director of medical education for the Department of Family Medicine, was recognized by the University Center for International Education during International Education Week. Continue reading

Wright State playing major role in virtual TEDxDayton 2020 by hosting filming and providing speakers

Four people with Wright State connections, including two faculty members, will speak during TEDxDayton 2020. Continue reading

Just a Pair of Shoes

Young students in need benefit from a nonprofit started by Wright State marketing alum Matt Cline

Marketing graduate Matt Cline runs his own shoe company and a nonprofit organization that provides new shoes to schoolchildren in need. Continue reading

Investing in the future

Wright State graduate Vercie Lark ’86 and his wife, Lisa, created a scholarship fund for students in the College of Engineering and Computer Science

Lisa and Vercie Lark’s scholarship assists students who can easily get overlooked when it comes to needing money for college. Continue reading

Raidersgiving will offer to-go meals this Thanksgiving

Students, staff, faculty and alumni can request up to four Thanksgiving meals, which will ready for pick up on Wednesday, Nov. 25. Continue reading

Wright State theatre grad Joey Monda nominated for two Tony Awards

2012 graduate Joey Monda received two Tony Awards nominations for Best Play as producer of “Slave Play” and “The Inheritance.” Continue reading

Wright State to hold virtual commencement ceremony for spring graduates Oct. 24

The virtual ceremony will celebrate Dayton Campus spring 2020 graduates and Lake Campus summer 2019 through spring 2020 graduates. Continue reading

Jennifer Ware and Ashley Hall win Regional Emmy award for PBS children’s science show

Jennifer Ware and Ashley Hall, co-directors of Wright State University’s New Media Incubator, were honored for their work ThinkTV children’s science show “Speakers and Beakers.” Continue reading

Newly appointed chief medical officer is Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine alum

Melissa Clark, a 1999 graduate of the Boonshoft School of Medicine, was appointed chief medical officer for CCI Health & Wellness Services in Silver Spring, Maryland. Continue reading