Military & Veterans

String theory

Wright State alum Dennis Geehan '78 uses guitars, volunteerism to ease Vietnam War pain
String theory

Dennis Geehan has volunteered at Habitat for Humanity, Dayton Foodbank, Project READ of Dayton, United Rehabilitation Services of Greater Dayton and K12GalleryandTEJAS. Continue reading

Up to the challenge

Wright State’s Ellie Collins captains Army ROTC Raider Battalion Ranger Challenge Team
Up to the challenge

Ellie Collins, an international studies major, said she found more fulfillment in the academic challenges and opportunities offered at Wright State. Continue reading

Veteran storytellers


Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball team was greeted by cheering fans, American flags and representatives of Wright State’s Veteran and Military Center. Continue reading

Veterans Moving Forward event planned for May 24 at Wright State

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A Greater Miami Valley myVeteran Veterans Moving Forward event will be held May 24 at Wright State. Continue reading

League of their own

Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team will play at Wright State as fundraiser for Fisher House at Dayton VA
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“Warrior Weekend” will feature two exhibition softball games between the Wounded Warriors and local all-star softball teams at Wright State’s Nischwitz Field on May 21. Continue reading

Fast break

Wright State alum Morgan O'Brien '07 lands NBA fellowship as rising star at State Department
Morgan O'Brien, a 2007 Wright State graduate and foreign service officer with the U.S. Department of State, lands a fellowship with the NBA.

Morgan O’Brien, a 2007 Wright State graduate and foreign service officer with the U.S. Department of State, lands a fellowship with the NBA. Continue reading

Wright State starts nursing program for veterans and military personnel


The College of Nursing and Health is accepting applications for a bachelor’s degree program for veterans and armed forces members through May 15. Continue reading

Wright State recognized once again for its military-friendly programs


Wright State University recognized as one of the best colleges for veterans and active duty military personnel by the website CollegeRecon. Continue reading

One of the largest delegations at Student Veterans of America Conference expected to be from Wright State

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Twenty student military veterans from Wright State will attend the increasingly popular and influential Student Veterans of America Conference. Continue reading

Three questions with … Seth Gordon, Wright State Veterans and Military Center

Seth Gordon, Director, Veteran and Military Center, Presidents Award for Excellence 8-11-14

Excerpt Maybe the first thing to know about Seth Gordon, director of Wright State University’s Veteran and Military Center, is that he’s not a veteran. Maybe the second thing to know is: It doesn’t really matter. Gordon, 44, has worked with … Continue reading