International Students

Chinatown

Interest in Chinese booming at Wright State
Tai Chi Fan practice

Interest in learning Chinese has led to a dramatic increase in Chinese language courses, as well as a minor in Chinese studies, at Wright State. Continue reading

Wright State international students break Ramadan fast

Wright State students, faculty and others gather at Pasha Grill as part of the Ramadan break-the-fast celebration

Eggplant, kebabs, hummus and tabouli never looked so good. Continue reading

International students take the field for summer soccer

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Fueled by the fervor of the World Cup, students in the LEAP Intensive English Program organize soccer game at Mulholland Field. Continue reading

On speaking terms

Conversation Partners matches Wright State retirees with international students
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New Wright State program Conversation Partners matches retirees with international students who want to improve their English. Continue reading

Video—Wright State program recruits Iraqi students

(L to R) Stephen Foster, associate vice president for international affairs; Hassan Bedair of Iraq's Higher Commission for Education Development; and Ramana Grandhi, director of the engineering Ph.D. program, at a college fair in Baghdad.

A Wright State University program is helping bright minds from Iraq get an education in Dayton, and it’s what’s working in the Miami Valley. It’s all part of an international partnership between the US Department of State and the Iraqi government. … Continue reading

Matters of democracy

Wright State researcher Pramod Kantha studies political transition of his native Nepal
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Wright State professor Pramod Kantha is writing a book on Nepal’s transition from a monarchy to a democratic republic. Continue reading

Betting on Baghdad

Wright State recruiting trips to Iraq bear fruit
(L to R) Stephen Foster, associate vice president for international affairs; Hassan Bedair of Iraq's Higher Commission for Education Development; and Ramana Grandhi, director of the engineering Ph.D. program, at a college fair in Baghdad.

Recent recruitment efforts in Iraq have led to graduate students enrolling in engineering, science, mathematics and liberal arts programs at Wright State. Continue reading

International researcher in virtual training of physicians speaks at Wright State

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International research scientist caps visit to Wright State with a seminar to discuss virtual simulators for training physicians. Continue reading

Student, staff members honored at 30th International Friendship Affair

Wright State University to host 29th International Friendship Affair

A Wright State student and two staff members active in helping the university’s burgeoning population of international students were honored during the 30th International Friendship Affair. Continue reading

Wright State to host 30th International Friendship Affair

International Friendship Affair fashion show

The April 5 festival, to be held at the Student Union, will feature exotic food, performances, and cultural booths from Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Latin America and the Caribbean. Continue reading