Community Service

Boonshoft School of Medicine students to hold marrow donor registry drive

Boonshoft School of Medicine students to hold marrow donor registry drive

Marrow donor registry drive on April 23 will benefit 9-year-old boy who has a rare blood disease. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine students to hold canned food drive

Students will collect items on campus, visit area neighborhoods
Boonshoft School of Medicine

Students from the Boonshoft School of Medicine Phi Rho Sigma Medical Society will collect canned food around campus. Continue reading

Wright State to fight back against cancer at Relay for Life

Photo of students relaying on the quad

On Friday and Saturday, April 11 and 12, Wright State will again hold its own Relay for Life event, bringing the Dayton community together to fight back against cancer. Continue reading

Social Entrepreneurship Fund calls for change in the community

Govind Bharwani

Wright State’s Social Entrepreneurship Fund is now accepting project proposals for innovative ideas regarding large-scale solutions to social problems. Continue reading

Helping hands

Student who landed at Wright State from Puerto Rico finds meaning in student food pantry
Felix Enrique Torres

Graduate student Felix Enrique Torres, who landed at Wright State from Puerto Rico, finds meaning in student food pantry. Continue reading

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine to host Day of Caring pancake brunch on Feb. 23

Boonshoft School of Medicine

Students from the Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine will host a Day of Caring 2014 brunch site on Sunday, Feb. 23, in White Hall.
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Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine students to host blood drive on Feb. 11

Boonshoft School of Medicine

Wright State Boonshoft School of Medicine students will host a blood drive for the Community Blood Center on Tuesday, Feb. 11, in White Hall. Continue reading

Wright State students, faculty, staff take to the campus tunnels to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Wright State students, faculty, staff take to the campus tunnels to honor Martin Luther King Jr.

Marchers celebrating the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. filled the tunnels of Wright State University as part of MLK holiday week, delivering a message of peace, unity and action. Continue reading

Student helps establish special needs flag corps

Wright State University graduate student Morgan Ruppert and 10-year-old Brooklyn Vanskoyck at  Miami Valley Adaptive Color Guard (MVACG) practice.

Morgan Ruppert had devoted a few minutes to unsuccessfully attempting to inflate a round blue pool float when she realized a small hole in the ring had been negating her efforts. Continue reading

2013 Christmas for Kids toy drive kicks off

Part of the series: A Season of Giving

Photo of toy donations for the Christmas for Kids toy drive at Wright State.

Festive, colorfully wrapped barrels are popping up around the Dayton campus as part of the annual Christmas for Kids toy drive. Continue reading