Campus Growth

Wright State breaks ground on Creative Arts Center renovation project

New accessible entrance at CAC

The Creative Arts Center project include new gallery space, art and performance studios, motion picture production studio, classrooms and an iconic, accessible entrance. Continue reading

Morgan-Elliott to lead facilities development at Wright State

Wende Morgan-Elliott

Wright State Senior Architect Wende Morgan-Elliott named interim Executive Director Of Facilities Planning and Development. Continue reading

Design at Work: Wright State University

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Excerpt Wright State University selected architect Robert Maschke of Cleveland-based Robert Maschke Architects to redesign and oversee the construction of its new Student Enrollment Center, which recently reopened in the heart of campus. This once dark building has been transformed into a … Continue reading

Positive happenings around downtown Dayton (A recap)

Wright State biplane logo

Excerpt 1. Wright State said it’s coming back to downtown Wright State University’s long-vacant building downtown could come back to life in the coming years, and that would mean a lot more traffic downtown. The school received money to clean … Continue reading

Rinzler Student Sports Complex honored by architecture magazine

Rinzler Student Sports Complex honored by architecture magazine

Wright State University’s Rinzler Student Sports Complex received top honors in an annual publication citing the best of architectural design on school and college campuses. Continue reading

Creative Arts Center renovations to begin next spring

Creative Arts Center renovations to begin next spring

The Creative Arts Center, home of the Departments of Theatre, Dance, and Motion Pictures, Music, and Art and Art History, will undergo renovations and expansion beginning next spring. Continue reading

Wright State chapel wins state design award

The new Campus Ministry building was dedicated in a special ceremony Oct. 28, 2012.

The St. John Bosco Chapel, home of Catholic Campus Ministry at Wright State University, has won a design award from the AIA Ohio, the state unit of the American Institute of Architects. Continue reading

Parking lot expanded for Nutter Center, sports fields

Lot 7 across from the Wright State Physicians building is currently under construction for a parking expansion project.

Campus construction workers are expanding parking Lot 7 across from the Wright State Physicians building to create an additional 200 to 225 spaces. Continue reading

Wright State mythbuster: the tunnel system

The real story behind the Wright State tunnels
Students, faculty and staff walking in the Wright State tunnel system

Nearly two miles of tunnels (10,436 feet) snake their way beneath Wright State’s Dayton campus linking 20 of 22 buildings in the academic section of campus. Continue reading

Wright State to cut campus energy consumption by nearly 40 percent

Photo of Wright State University's Dayton campus

Wright State plans to cut campus energy consumption by nearly 40 percent through energy efficiency investments in buildings across its Dayton and Lake campuses. Continue reading