Wright State in the News

DDN: Wright State begins offering 3-year track to become a doctor

Excerpt A small group of students at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine will be able to complete their doctorate in three years under a new program. Students admitted to the three-year track, which normally takes four years, will … Continue reading

Sidney Daily News: Wright State’s nursing college named one of nation’s best by Nursing Schools Almanac

Excerpt The Wright State University-Miami Valley College of Nursing and Health has been named one of the nation’s top nursing schools by Nursing Schools Almanac. The college is ranked No. 16 in Ohio and No. 80 in the entire Great … Continue reading

DBJ: Wright State planning comprehensive upgrades to Ellis Institute

Duke E. Ellis Human Development Institute

Excerpt One of the largest universities in Dayton is planning a comprehensive series of upgrades to one of its most-used buildings. Wright State University plans to update the Ellis Human Development Institute — a counseling and mental health services facility at … Continue reading

DBJ: Wright State graduate degree program ranked best of its kind in Ohio

Excerpt A graduate degree program at one of Dayton’s largest universities has been named the best of its kind in the state of Ohio. The Raj Soin College of Business at Wright State University ranked No. 1 among all colleges and universities … Continue reading

Dayton.com names Wright State’s Browning Daytonian of the Week

A Dayton native is proving that a lot of love can go a very long way. Continue reading

CBC: Saving lives, cracking cases is in Dan Krane’s blood, DNA

Wright State University’s Dan Krane is an AB-negative donor, the rarest of all blood types and the universal donor for platelets and plasma. Continue reading

Fairborn Daily Herald: Ripple Project, Lake Campus partnership helping Mercer Co. juveniles

Excerpt They’ve raised chickens. They’ve grown vegetables. And along the way the juveniles on probation have learned discipline, responsibility and the importance of community. It is all part of the Ripple Project, a partnership between the Wright State University–Lake Campus, … Continue reading

The Guardian: What’s next for Wright State President Cheryl Schrader

Excerpt “I came in as president during a very challenging time and much actually changed from the time that I accepted the presidency,” said Wright State University President Cheryl Schrader. Schrader is the seventh president of Wright State. She officially … Continue reading

DDN: Wright State student-run portfolio exceeds S&P 500 benchmark

Photo of the Trading Center

Excerpt Wright State University students have grown an investment portfolio nearly four times since an initial allocation by the school in 2007. Students in Wright State’s Raj Soin College of Business are given an opportunity to get real-world portfolio management … Continue reading

DDN: Wright State names science and mathematics dean as interim provost

Excerpt Douglas Leaman, dean of the College of Science and Mathematics, has agreed to serve as interim provost of Wright State University. The university announced Friday that effective Jan. 1, Leaman will assume the new position as current Provost Susan … Continue reading