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Wright State neuroscience professors open eyes of high schoolers with electrifying lesson on neural pathways
Current affair

Wright State faculty reach out to the community to promote a new undergraduate neuroscience major. Continue reading

Boonshoft School of Medicine researchers studied tweets to learn more about use of marijuana edibles

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The study, which is the first to attempt to analyze Twitter data on marijuana edibles, is supported by a $1.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health/National Institute on Drug Abuse. Continue reading

Wright State researchers tapped for selective state research commercialization training

Wright State medical researcher Caroline Cao

Wright State researchers will participate in a state training opportunity designed to foster research commercialization and entrepreneurship. Continue reading

College of Engineering and Computer Science prepares for Senior Design Showcase

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The College of Engineering and Computer Science Senior Design Showcase takes place April 29 from 2 to 4 p.m., followed by an awards ceremony at 4:30 p.m. Continue reading

Wright State’s Celebration of Research showcases student projects

Wright State’s Celebration of Research showcases student projects

The annual Celebration of Research, Scholarship and Creative Activities serves as a university-wide showcase of research projects by undergraduate and graduate students. Continue reading

Stage of excitement

Wright State graduate student Shelby Dixon '14 helps produce pictorial timeline for Dayton’s Victoria Theatre
Shelby Dixon earned her bachelor’s degree in social science education from Wright State in 2014.

Shelby Dixon, a graduate public history student at Wright State, helped create pictorial timeline at Dayton’s historic Victoria Theatre to mark its 150th anniversary. Continue reading

Sultans of Swing conference to examine cultures of baseball, jazz and fiction

Baseball Hall of Fame writer Hal McCoy will give a talk on “My Half Century Covering the Cincinnati Reds" before the Raiders home game on April 15 as part of  the Sultans of Swing conference.

The Sultans of Swing conference features talks by cultural historians and baseball experts and a Wright State baseball game on April 14-15. Continue reading

Climate change survey of science teachers co-designed by Wright State’s Lee Hannah making national splash

Climate change survey of science teachers co-designed by Wright State’s Lee Hannah making national splash

Published in Science magazine, the survey examined how public school teachers are teaching climate change in the classroom. Continue reading

Generation Z students may play major role in presidential election

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Research by Wright State assistant professor Corey Seemiller finds members of Generation Z have surprising solidarity in views on education, employment, personal freedoms and military intervention. Continue reading

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute unveils new name, expanded mission

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute unveils new name, expanded mission

Wright State’s Applied Policy Research Institute, which began as the Center for Urban and Public Affairs, announced a new brand and name to mark growth in the organization’s trajectory and portfolio.
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