Student Profile

Down to earth

Wright State grad student David Peterman has discovered fossils from California to the Carolinas

Ph.D. student David Peterman says fieldwork and travel has given him the skills to better understand the complexity of the world. Continue reading

Location, location, location

Wright State grad student Nathan Bubash uses GIS to help transit companies plan bus routes

Nathan Bubash, who is pursuing a master of public administration at Wright State, turned an internship with a transportation company into a full-time job. Continue reading

Spanish sparkle

Lake Campus education student Katelyn Umstead sees Spain in her future

After working at an education camp in Spain, Wright State senior Katelyn Umstead hopes to teach in Spain following graduation in May. Continue reading

No doubt about it

Research award for Wright State biology student Tara-Yesomi Wenegieme shows lab prowess

Tara-Yesomi Wenegieme, a biological sciences major at Wright State, wants to become a doctor and conduct research, possibly in pathology. Continue reading

‘Miles to go before I sleep’

Wright State graduate student Syeda Bahar shines as a campus and community leader

Syeda Bahar, a master of public administration student, is a leader on campus, has interned with nonprofit community organizations and has participated in an international leadership conference. Continue reading

Restaurant résumé

Wright State grad student Jazmin Perez sparkles at TEDxDayton Salon Food Talk

Jazmin Perez, who is pursuing a master’s degree in international and comparative politics at Wright State, grew up working in her parents’ restaurant. Continue reading

Upwardly mobile

Graduating student Hunter Whitt applauds Wright State’s support of students with disabilities

Hunter Whitt will graduate from Wright State in December with a bachelor’s degree in communications, a minor in health communications and aspirations of becoming a school counselor. Continue reading

Tribal matters

Wright State student Aaron Osborn works to grow Native American Student Association

Aaron Osborn, a social science education major, embraces his family roots through the Native American Student Association at Wright State. Continue reading

Worldly wisdom

Grad student Holly-Kristina Averette comes home to Wright State after national, international hopscotching

Holly-Kristina Averette is pursuing her master’s degree in student affairs, works as an administrative assistant in the Office of the President and serves as a President’s Ambassador Continue reading

Work product

Economics major Riley Williams spreading his wings at Wright State

Riley Williams transferred to Wright State as a freshman and immediately felt like he had a place in the university community. Continue reading