International Students

Wright State agrees to expand student, research, economic partnerships with Indian state of Andhra Pradesh

Wright State President David R. Hopkins and Ganta Srinivasa Rao, the minister for human resources development of Andhra Pradesh, shake hands after signing a memorandum of understanding.

A memorandum of understanding was signed Nov. 17 by Wright State President David R. Hopkins and the minister for human resources development of Andhra Pradesh. Continue reading

Three brothers graduate from LEAP Intensive English Program

From left: Brothers Mohammed, Faisal and Naif Alkhiari graduated from Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes (LEAP) program and are now working on undergraduate degrees at Wright State. (Photo by Will Jones)

For brothers Mohammed Alkhiari, Faisal Alkhiari and Naif Alkhiari, English was a challenge, but one they all worked hard to overcome. Continue reading

All are invited to annual Raidersgiving celebration

All are invited to the annual Raidersgiving celebration

More than 500 people are expected to attend Raidersgiving on Thursday, Nov. 24, from noon to 2 p.m. in the Nutter Center’s McLin Gym. Continue reading

International Education Week offers students a glimpse of the world

International Education Week offers students a glimpse of the world

The University Center for International Education will host a week of free cultural activities during International Education Week from Nov. 14 to Nov. 18. Continue reading

Doctor dreams

Wright State graduate student Dubem Obianagha came to Wright State from the African nation of Nigeria to pursue a dream of becoming a doctor. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Graduate student Dubem Obianagha came to Wright State from the African nation of Nigeria to pursue a dream of becoming a doctor. Continue reading

Tip of the hat

Wright State’s Nathan Balasubramanian takes student service to a lofty level
Tip of the hat

Nathan Balasubramanian is involved in numerous campus activities, including the Student Government Association, while working toward two graduate degrees. Continue reading

Wright State’s UCIE to host a bike tour of downtown Dayton

Wright State's UCIE to host a bike tour of downtown Dayton

Link Dayton Bike Share will led a bicycle tour of downtown Dayton for Wright State participants on July 22. Continue reading

Wright State creates accelerated programs for teaching English to non-native speakers

Wright State creates accelerated programs for teaching English to non-native speakers

New dual undergraduate and graduate programs in teaching English to speakers of other languages are designed for both Wright State students and international students. Continue reading

Wright State students spearhead relief effort for earthquake-ravaged Ecuador

Wright State students spearhead relief effort for earthquake-ravaged Ecuador

Donations for Ecuador can be dropped off in the parking lot of Pepito’s Mexican Restaurant in Kettering on May 21 and May 22. Continue reading

Vietnam vista

Wright State’s Mai Nguyen a driving force behind PBS documentary on Vietnamese-Americans
Mai Nguyen, director of the Asian and Native American Center, worked with ThinkTV to create two documentaries on local Vietnamese-Americans.

Mai Nguyen, director of the Asian and Native American Center, helps create PBS documentary on local second-generation Vietnamese-Americans. Continue reading