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Photos show the horror, drama of Pearl Harbor attack

Excerpt A collection of photographs taken soon after the bombing of Pearl Harbor provide a window into the devastation that occurred that day. Twelve letterpress halftone photographs taken by Navy photographers are part of Wright State University’s Special Collections and Archives … Continue reading

Cincinnati Reds reporter Hal McCoy to lecture at Wright State

Hall of Fame baseball writer Hal McCoy is next featured speaker in the “Living Legends of the Dayton Daily News Archives” series on Nov. 17. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Hall of Fame baseball writer Hal McCoy will lecture as part of the “Living Legends of the Dayton Daily News Archives” series on Nov. 17. Continue reading

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Wright State’s program on Information Literacy squares with governor’s proclamation
Mandy Shannon, coordinator of library instruction and assessment, instructs students in a Research Toolkit workshop, which teach how to use search engines more surgically and effectively by filtering the information. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Wright State University Libraries’ Information Literacy program helps students navigate the information universe and develop skills to effectively and efficiently mine and use that information. Continue reading

Author to discuss Katharine Wright and Henry Haskell love story

Author to discuss Katharine Wright and Henry Haskell love story

A talk on “Maiden Flight” takes place on Oct. 25 in the Student Union Endeavour Room. Continue reading

Annual Wright Brothers Day will celebrate university’s innovative spirit

Photo of Courtney Banatta trying a flight simulator at Wright Brothers Day.

Wright Brothers Day takes place Oct. 5 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Student Union Atrium. Continue reading

Intellectual Property Day geared toward inventors and business owners

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Sponsored by the Wright State University Libraries, Dayton Metro Library and the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, Intellectual Property Day will take place Sept. 7. 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

Finals week can be ruff

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Fuzz Therapy provided Wright State students a chance to play with puppies as a way to relax during finals week. Continue reading

Author David McCullough discusses Wright brothers’ legacy at master class

Author David McCullough discusses Wrights' legacy at master class

Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough discussed the legacy of Wilbur and Orville Wright during a master class at Wright State April 19. Continue reading

David McCullough tours Wright brothers’ sites, gives master class at Wright State

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough discussed the Wright brothers’ legacy during a master class at Wright State. Continue reading