Military & Veterans

Wright State student earns Airman of the Year award

Wright State student earns Airman of the Year award

Brontee Jeffries, who has served in the Air National Guard for three years, currently works as an aviation resource manager in the179th Airlift Wing operations group. Continue reading

Eight years and counting: Wright State still ‘military friendly’

For the second time in as many weeks, Wright State University was honored for its support and service to veterans and military students.

For the second time in as many weeks, Wright State University was honored for its support and service to veterans and military students. Continue reading

Wright State named to Best for Vets list

Wright State serves about 750 veterans or military-connected students — service members, Guard and Reserve members and military dependents.

It is latest in a series of accolades and designations for Wright State that have praised how the university serves veteran and military students and their connected families. Continue reading

Wright State University unveils special scholarship fund for members of Ohio National Guard

Robert Fyffe, vice president for research and dean of the Wright State Graduate School, left, and Maj. Gen. Mark E. Bartman announced the creation of a scholarship fund for Ohio National Guardsmen attending graduate school at Wright State.

The scholarships will pay up to $2,500 in tuition per semester for a full-time graduate student who is also a current member in good standing with the Ohio National Guard. Continue reading

Election direction

Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple to blog for LexisNexis about Millennial views
Recipients of LexisNexis Election 2016 Scholarships, Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple will  will write blog posts offering their insights into the presidential election from a Millennial viewpoint. (Photo by Will Jones)

Wright State students Courtney Resnicky and Brandon Teeple have received LexisNexis Election 2016 Scholarships. Continue reading

Wright State student plays leadership role in Air Force ROTC

Wright State junior Elizabeth Stoermer grew up with the military being part of her family history and plans to continue the legacy with the Air Force. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Wright State junior Elizabeth Stoermer grew up with the military being part of her family history and plans to continue the legacy in the Air Force. Continue reading

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

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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