Monthly Archives: November 2013

University forum: Speaker shares merits of ‘insult pacifism’

Excerpt William B. Irvine has a “five-second rule” that has nothing to do with eating just-dropped food off a floor. But it has a lot to do with a person’s ability to brush off an insult, the Wright State University philosophy … Continue reading

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Reynolds and Reynolds gives $400K for Wright State scholarships

Excerpt Reynolds and Reynolds has committed to another $400,000 in scholarships to train students in engineering and computer science at Wright State University. The grant is expected to help 40 students over five years, and ups the commitment Reynolds and Reynolds has … Continue reading

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Wright State inks partnership agreement with English university

An agreement that promises to strengthen Wright State’s partnership with a university in Cambridge, England, and pave the way for research opportunities… Continue reading

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Reynolds and Reynolds Foundation renews scholarship commitment with $400,000 gift

When Shaylah Mutschler was deciding where to attend college, a scholarship offer became the determining factor… Continue reading

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LGBT activist to speak at Wright State on acceptance in athleticism

It was Hudson Taylor’s final season as the team wresting captain at the University of Maryland. Through his many years in athletics, Taylor witnessed relentless homophobia… Continue reading

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Video—Wright State dances for the kids

Some college students cut a rug to make a difference. Wright State’s Dance Marathon took place all day Saturday. Students danced for 15 hours straight  to raise money for Dayton Children’s Hospital. “We have over 617 students registered and it’s … Continue reading

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Counselor education professor receives Ohio Counseling Association award for excellence in research and writing

Rick Wantz, Ed.D., professor of counselor education and mental health counselor education program advisor, received the Ohio Counseling Association (OCA) Award for excellence in research and writing… Continue reading

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Winter weather preparedness at Wright State

Winter weather season is upon us whether we want it or not. The recent blast of arctic temperatures and overnight snow gave us all a wake-up call to make final winter weather preparations. The State of Ohio Winter Safety Awareness Week … Continue reading

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