Disability Services

Wright State honored for its work on disability access and inclusion

Wright State honored for its work on disability access and inclusion

The American Association for Access, Equity and Diversity honors Wright State as a national leader of services for students with disabilities. Continue reading

Handmade lesson

Making artificial hands for children part of Wright State English and communication class project
Ashley Hall, assistant professor of English and communication, holds an artificial hand students in her Digital Rhetoric class created on a 3-D printer. (Photo by Kris Sproles)

Students in this English and communication course also learned how to gather information and then marry words, images and sounds to communicate it. Continue reading

Wright State senior overcomes challenges to shine in the field of sports

Wright State student overcomes challenges to shine in the field of sports

Alan Hieber, a senior mass communication major, stays active by competing in races and by covering sports for The Guardian student newspaper. Continue reading

More than 2,000 to graduate at Wright State’s spring commencement ceremony

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Wright State will holds its 2016 spring commencement ceremony on Saturday, April 30, at 10 a.m. in the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Office of Disability Services honors graduates and scholarship recipients

Office of Disability Services honors graduates and scholarship recipients

The Office of Disability Services recognized graduating students, student employees and faculty and staff during its annual Scholarship and Graduation Reception. Continue reading

Comedian Maysoon Zayid will headline Wright State’s Honors Institute

Comedian Maysoon Zayid will headline Wright State's Honors Institute

Maysoon Zayid will deliver the Honors Institute’s keynote address on March 22, while disability rights attorney Laura Osseck will give the institute’s luncheon address on March 23. Continue reading

Seminar to focus on barriers to learning

Seminar to focus on barriers to learning

The Boonshoft School of Medicine Center for Healthy Communities HealthLink and the Ohio Statewide Area Health Education Centers Region IV will sponsor “Understanding Barriers to Learning” on March 8. Continue reading

Wright State tunnels are popular destination

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Regardless of the weather, the tunnels are an especially convenient way for students with disabilities to navigate around campus. Continue reading

Quantum leap

Wright State sophomore Mitchell Schneider flourishing in university’s world of physics
Wright State student Mitchell Schneider is flourishing in university’s world of physics. The sophomore is majoring in both physics and math and is carrying a 4.0 GPA.

Wright State student Mitchell Schneider is flourishing in university’s world of physics. The sophomore is majoring in both physics and math and is carrying a 4.0 GPA. Continue reading

High-ranking delegation from prestigious English university visiting Wright State on fact-finding mission

Stephen Foster, Wright State’s associate vice president for international affairs, from row second from right, and Helen Valentine, deputy vice chancellor of Anglia Ruskin University in England, front row third from right, at a ceremony that formalized the partnership between the two universities in 2013. They are flanked by Wright State officials and members of the Anglia Ruskin delegation.

Weeklong visit to Wright State by a delegation of officials from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, England, promises to strengthen the existing relationship between the two schools and create new opportunities. Continue reading