Boonshoft School of Medicine announces directors of major gifts

Bonnshoft School of Medicine White Hall

Nicki Crellin and Delores James will be responsible for growing, managing and sustaining a major gift portfolio for Wright State’s medical school. 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 staff recognized for exceptional service to the university

Move-In Day Unit

The President’s Awards for Excellence annually recognize classified and unclassified staff for the vital role they play in the success of Wright State University. Continue reading

Enterprise Holdings Foundation invests in the professional development of Wright State students

The Enterprise Holdings Foundation presented the Wright State University Foundation with a $3,000 check for workforce development initiatives. Pictured from left: Sara Woodhull, director of major gifts for the College of Liberal Arts; Jake Osborne, talent acquisition specialist for Enterprise Holdings; and Mary Jean Henry, director of foundation and corporate relations.

$3,000 grant will be utilized for services and programs to help students launch their careers. Continue reading

Flying Fishes

Wright State super alums establish legacy scholarship in the name of their sister
Flying Fishes

The four Fish sisters were highly involved in campus life as Wright State students in the 1970s. Continue reading

A wonderful life

Grateful for Wright State’s impact on their lives, Ron ’76, ’84 and Joan Amos pay it forward for future generations
A wonderful life

The Ron and Joan Amos Family Scholarship provides assistance to students who are working their way through college. Continue reading

Wright State to offer scholarship in memory of shooting victim Parris Hummons

Wright State to offer scholarship in memory of shooting victim Parris Hummons

Dayton Early College Academy graduates will be the preferred recipients of the Parris Hummons Memorial Scholarship. Continue reading

Giving from Wright State retirees hits record high


More than a quarter million dollars was donated to the Wright State Retirees Association for scholarships and other campus programs in 2015, a record amount. Continue reading

Tom Hanks will have a long-lasting impact on Motion Pictures program

17389 Denise Robinow, Tom Hanks Motion Pictures Tour 4-19-16

Tom Hanks visited Wright State to dedicate the Tom Hanks Center for Motion Pictures, saying he hopes the center inspires students to do the hard work necessary to launch film careers. Continue reading

Hanks for the memories

Academy Award-winning actor and producer Tom Hanks leaves lasting imprint on Dayton, Wright State University
Hanks for the memories

An in-depth review of Tom Hanks’s whirlwind visit to Dayton and Wright State University. Continue reading