Monthly Archives: February 2015

National Center For Medical Readiness partners with Ohio/Indiana UAS Center

Wright State’s National Center for Medical Readiness will partner with the Ohio/Indiana Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center on first responder and emergency management training. Continue reading

Posted in Home news sidebar, National Center for Medical Readiness, News, WSRI |

Mentoring program for women faculty in STEMMS expands

Amelia Hubbard headshot

Mentoring program for women faculty in STEMMS disciplines enjoys exponential growth in the past year. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Applied Behavioral Science, Biology, Engineering & Computer Science, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Medicine, News, Research, Science & Mathematics, Social Work, Sociology and Anthropology |

Wright State grad Alexis Gomez advances to top 24 on ‘American Idol’

Alexis Gomez at American Idol audition

After performing in Hollywood, Alexis Gomez, a 2014 Wright State graduate, advanced on “American Idol.” Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, International Students, Liberal Arts, Modern Languages, News |

Wright State offering new studio arts minor

Student painting self-portrait

Department of Art and Art History designs new studio arts minor to help students develop artistic skills and expand understanding of visual literacy. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Art and Art History, Arts Scene, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, News, Undergraduate |

Wright State reduces tuition by half for local international residents who want to learn English

LEAP classroom

Wright State makes its intensive English program more attractive to local international students who want to increase their skills in English. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Enrollment Management, Home news sidebar, International Students, Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes (LEAP), Liberal Arts, News |

Boonshoft School of Medicine Public Health Grand Rounds event to focus on public health department accreditation

Public health commissioners will discuss their experiences with the accreditation process at a Public Health Grand Rounds event on Feb. 26 in the Student Union. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Around Campus, Center for Global Health, Home news sidebar, Master of Public Health, Medicine, News |

Subterranean salute

Wright State’s Shannon family witnesses annual Dutch Christmas Eve tribute to World War II liberators
Vaughn Shannon and Mandy Shannon

Wright State’s Shannon family travel to Netherlands to witness an annual Dutch Christmas Eve tribute to World War II liberators. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Faculty, Home news sidebar, Liberal Arts, Libraries, News, Political Science, Staff |

New Wright State literary mag seeks creative writers

Excerpt Wright State University’s Department of English Language and Literatures is relaunching a literary magazine, Mad River Review, says Dennis Loranger, lecturer in English and music. Dennis will also serve as the relaunched magazine’s editor. “Literary magazines tend to rise … Continue reading

Posted in English, Faculty, Liberal Arts, News, Wright State in the News |

Wright State Physicians adds clinical laboratory for complex testing for rheumatology practice

William Venanzi

Rheumatology patients can now have complex laboratory testing performed at Wright State Physicians Health Center. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Home news sidebar, Medicine, News, Wright State Physicians |

YSI donates water testing equipment to Wright State education students

Chris Cushman using pH meter

Donated pH meters will help Wright State education students develop skills critical to teaching how to preserve water quality. Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Alumni, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Education & Human Services, Graduate, Home news sidebar, News, Science & Mathematics, Teacher Education, Undergraduate |